Video by Javier Lobregat

He’s grown up with golf; he’s studied the sport as well as its politics, and so his planned career path couldn’t be any more linear and well-defined. On the grass, it’s clear that the 18-year-old Adric Chan thrives on a mix of confidence and conscientiousness. His movements are clean and assured; quick but not rushed. It’s what we can expect in the upcoming SEA Games, where the incoming University of Arizona freshman will be spearheading the men’s team. So it begs the question: Is he the next great Filipino golfer?

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