What is the best Nike Golf Tiger Woods commercial? A tough question, but we propose these three candidates:
The 30-second spot with Tiger Woods playing “hacky-sack” with his wedge and a golf ball was an instant classic since it first aired in 2001. It remains a classic and one of the most viewed Nike Golf commercials on You Tube. Here it is:
The commercial that aired during the 2006 US Open — a Father’s Day tribute to Earl Woods just after his death in May — is another instant classic. As a dad myself this one still gets me:
The Nike Golf “Never” spot that aired last year — again during the US Open and just in time for Father’s Day — features a voiceover by the late Earl Woods speaking of Tiger’s mental toughness. This spot still sends chills down my spine:
This begs the question: What does Nike golf have in store for this Father’s Day? Or will they skip this year like they did 2007? We’ll have to see in a couple of weeks.
Which Nike Golf Tiger Woods commercial is your favorite? What are your other favorite Nike Golf TV commercials? Vote for your favorite commercials below and we’ll feature other favorites in later posts on this blog.
Update 6.23.09: Well, no new Father’s Day commercial this year. We’ll keep our eye out next year — in the meantime, keep your eye out for other favorite Nike Golf commercials in future posts on ngnation.com