Red Bull Gives Rickie Fowler Wings... Like Literally

By Jon Ackerman
Wednesday April 23rd, 2014 11:49 pm EDT

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Sometimes we wonder if Rickie Fowler chose the wrong career. When he goes out and places T-5 at the Masters, we feel better about golf being his true calling. But when he goes out and races cars or motorbikes, we wonder if whacking a little white ball around isn't thrilling enough for him.

Maybe the key is just balance? After so many serene rounds of golf he just needs a little action to get the adrenaline flowing again?

Consider that mission accomplished on the day Fowler hopped in a plane with Kirby Chambliss, a fellow Red Bull athlete and two-time Red Bull Air Race world champion. "Formula 1 in the air," as Fowler describes it:

 
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