2001 Par-3 Contest & Practice

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MARK O'MEARA TEES OFF DURING PRACTICE TODAY. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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ERNIE ELS PRACTICES PUTTING ON THE #2 GREEN THIS MORNING. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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ERNIE ELS AND VIJAY SINGH HAVE SOME FUN ON THE #2 FAIRWAY. (ANDREW DAVIS TUCKER/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods hits in the morning from the No. 6 tee during the final practice round of the 2001 Masters. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jeff Quinney lines up a putt on the practice putting green. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Tiger Woods tees off on #5. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Chris Perry reacts to sinking a hole-in-one on the Par 3's # 9. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Tiger Woods (center right) and Mark O'Meara (center left) walk with their caddies down the 7 fairway. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Mark O'Meara (R) and Tiger Woods walk with their caddies down the 4 fairway. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Tom Lehman lets a young fan from the gallery putt on the Par 3's hole # 7. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Phil Mckelson reacts to putt on the Par-3 Contest's No. 6 hole in 2001. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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Vijay Singh reacts to almost making a hole-in-one on the Par 3's #9. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Scott Verplank high-fives Steve Lowery after Verplank hit a hole-in-one on the Par 3's # 9. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Jeff Quinney prepares to putt on the Par 3's # 4. (Todd Bennett/Staff)
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GOLFING LEGEND ARNOLD PALMER GETS A ROUND OF APPLAUSE FROM THE PAR 3 CROWD TODAY. (MICHAEL HOLAHAN/STAFF)
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Mark Calcavecchia's caddie and son Eric, 7, struggles with dad's golf bag on the Par 3's # 2 fairway. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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NOTAH BEGAY (MIDDLE) AND TIGER WOODS (RIGHT) REACT TO A PUTT BY BEGAY'S CADDIE ON #9 OF THE PAR 3. (MICHAEL HOLAHAN/STAFF)
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FRANKLIN LANGHAM GETS A HILO FIVE FROM HIS SON, PARKER, AFTER HE MADE A LONG PUTT ON #2 OF THE PAR 3. (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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David Toms reacts to barely missing a hole-in-one on the Par 3 # 2. He made a hole-in-one on the next hole. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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RYAN PEPPERELL, 7, OF BREVARD, NC, TAKES A BREAK FROM THE PAR 3 TO TOSS HIS MASTERS CAP AROUND. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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CRAIG STADLER'S WALRUS CLUB COVERS. TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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DUDLEY HART REACTS TO A BIRDIE ON THE #4 HOLE ON THE PAR 3. (BENNETT/STAFF)
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Steve Jones' son and caddie watches dad work on the Par 3 # 2. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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NOTAH BEGAY II AND TIGER WOODS WALK TOWARD A GREEN ON THE PAR 3 TODAY. (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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Darren Clarke reacts to his hole-in-one on the Par 3 #2. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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STEVE JONES CHIPS ONTO THE #4 GREEN ON THE PAR 3 COURSE TODAY. (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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Scott Verplank's son and caddie carries a heavy load on the Par-3 Contest on No. 6 in 2001. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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AN OFFICIAL MEASURES OUT THE LENGTH OF O'MEARA'S PUTT TO 8'2". (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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Scott Verplank lines up a putt on the Par-3 Contest on No. 6 with the help of his son in 2001. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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MARK O'MEARA REACTS TO HIS PUTT ON THE PAR 3 COURSE. (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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Jonathan Kaye gets his ball from his caddie, after chipping a shot on the Par-3 Contest on no 6 during the final practice round of the 2001 Masters. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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NICK FALDO TEES UP HIS BALL ON #2 PINK DOGWOOD. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Steve Jones reacts to Jonathan Kaye's chip in on the Pa-3 Contest on No. 6 in 2001. 4401 Chris Thelen Photo SPORTS
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MIGUEL ANGEL JIMENEZ OF SPAIN, REPAIRS THE TURF ON THE MASTERS COURSE. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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ARNOLD PALMER WATCHES HIS TEE SHOT ON THE MASTERS COURSE. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus practice putts on the first tee during the fourth day of practice rounds at the 2001 Masters. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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GARY PLAYER PUTTS WHILE PRACTICING ON THE MASTERS COURSE TODAY. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus puts his arm around Gary Player on the 9 green. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus (center), with his sons Gary (left) and Jack II, watch others players on the first fairway during the final practice round of the 2001 Master. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Spectators walk past the pastoral beauty of the Augusta National. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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GARY PLAYER CAME TO THE PAR 3 WITH 2 SHIRTS ON, BUT THE HEAT FORCED HIM TO STRIP THEM OFF AND PUT THIS DARK ONE BACK ON. HIS CADDIE DAVE KING AND AN UNKNOWN MAN LOOK ON. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Spectators walk past the pastoral beauty of the Augusta National. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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TIGER WOODS'S 2ND APPROACH SHOT TO #18 DURING PRACTICE ROUNDS. (TODD BENNETT/STAFF)
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Jack Nicklaus tees off on # 14. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Gary Player (behind) points out something to Jack Nicklaus on the 13 green. 4401 Jonathan Ernst Photo SPORTS
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Gary Player sizes up the green on #13. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus chips onto the 13 green. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Vijay Singh lines up a putt on the # 7 green. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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Vijay Singh hits an approach shot on the 7 fairway. (Jonathan Ernst/Staff)
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TIGER WOODS WATCHES HIS SHOT IN THE EARLY MORNING. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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SERGIO GARCIA ON THE PUTTING GREEN. (Todd Bennett/Staff)
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Fuzzy Zoeller chips on the No. 6 during the final day of practice rounds at Augusta National for the 2001 Masters. (Andrew Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jeff Quinney tees off on # 2. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)
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John Huston stretches before teeing off on # 2. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Brad Faxon hits an approach shot on the 2 fairway. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Greg Norman chips onto the # 2 green. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Jesper Parnevik hits from the sand on the # 2 green. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)
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Sergio Garcia chips onto the # 2 green. (Andy Davis Tucker/Staff)