Sports Played on the Moon

Sports Played on the Moon

The two golf balls and makeshift javelin are still on the lunar surface for future astronauts to find.

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Key Facts In This Video

  • 1

    Alan Shepard asked permission to take the shots, and was initially denied. (0:40)

  • 2

    Shepard's 6 iron was a custom club made from a collapsable scoop handle with a fitted head made by a local golf pro. (1:28)

  • 3

    The first golf shot on the moon was a shank. (2:07)

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