The Nailcote Hall Hotel believes this is the golf shot of the year. And few can argue with them. 

During the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championships at the hotel, Matt Wheatcroft’s ball was basically cornered against a fence post with no room for a proper swing.

So Matt ‘simply’ hit the ball against the post which amazingly ricocheted and landed beautifully on the green.  

Now, the video stands with over 950,000 views, and is covered on Yahoo, Metro, USAToday, and TheBlaze