MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — While there are no spectators allowed on the grounds for this year’s TPC Twin Cities tournament, there are still a few fans.
They just happen to live next to the golf course.READ MORE: MPCA Looking Into Potential Contamination Of Water Wells In 2 Twin Cities Communities
A scenic path leads to an annual tradition for the Troupe family. It’s right off the fifth hole at TPC Twin Cities.
“My family comes every year,” said Damien Troupe.READ MORE: Don Shelby Recovering After Stroke Waylaid His Stage Performance As Sinclair Lewis
Depending on where they sit, the family can watch the golfers that pass through.
“It’s an opportunity that a lot of people don’t have,” said Don Troupe. “Everyone misses the crowd.”
“It’s great. Doesn’t get much better than this,” said Damien Troupe.MORE NEWS: 'Hundreds ... Literally Begging Me To Run Again': WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Ousted GOP Chair Jennifer Carnahan
But the real treat, said Don, is spending time with family.