Sergio Garcia receives one of the most prestigious Spanish sports awards

This Saturday, Sergio Garcia has received the prestigious Marca Legend Award, an award given by the sports newspaper Marca honoring his lifetime achievement.The ceremony took place at the Real Club de Golf de Guadalmina, Costa del Sol/Spain, hosted by the the director of Marca, Juan Ignacio Gallardo.

Sergio Garcia was very touched to be awarded. "It is an honor, as a sportsman and as a very follower of sports it is always something that I have admired and it means a lot to me being recognized. I think it hasn't been too late. You have to earn this. The only thing I have done is work hard and give the best for me and for Spain. Fortunately, we've achieved a lot of good things," he stated.

Shortly thereafter, Sergio gave a clinic and answered questions to juniors. One of the most curious asked him if he could distinguish a stick with his eyes closed. Sergio successfully demonstrated his talent.The  Marca Legend Award is been presented since 1997.

The first to receive it was Michael Jordan and just recently Cristiano Ronaldo has been awarded. Sergio García is the third golfer after Severiano Ballesteros and José María Olazábal. A star-studded group of athletes.