Fans arrived in the wee hours of the morning Friday to race to the first tee for the first day of Ryder Cup matches at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wisconsin. The gates officially opened at 5 a.m. but some fans lined up as early as 3:30 to be first in line.
Fans chanted and cheered as action got under way at 7:05 a.m. with Americans Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth taking on Sergio Garcia and Jon Rahm in the opening match. Garcia and Rahm went on to win, 3 and 1.
Here’s a look at some of the best-dressed fans on Day 1:
Fans had some fun early in the week for practice rounds and the opening ceremony: