“To think a 43-year-old who experienced every high and every low and has just won his 15th major is chasing the same dream as a 3-year-old,” the commercial reads while showing different emotional moments from Woods’ storied career.
Taking to Twitter to share the tribute commercial, the iconic brand wrote: “Never stop chasing your crazy dream. #justdoit.” The ad ends with the legendary golfer putting as a youngster and confidentially proclaiming, “I want to beat Jack Nicklaus.” Nicklaus has won 18 majors, so Woods is catching up to him.
The Nike-sponsored star picked up his fifth green jacket in a bright red Nike shirt paired with black pants and black Nike golf shoes. The father of two topped things off with a black cap from the athletic brand.
“Tiger helps the Nike brand, it’s just another part of Nike is for winners type of thing,” Sam Poser, an analyst with Susquehanna Financial Group LLLP, told FN after the star won the 2018 Tour Championship. “People love a comeback story and Nike’s good at telling them.”
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