The craziest fans at the Ryder Cup

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When it comes to sports passion, nothing brings out the crazy in golf fans more than the Ryder Cup.

Golf's premier international competition kicked off on Friday at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota. With Team USA looking to win the cup for the first time since 2008, the fans have come out in droves and many of them are wearing their national pride on their sleeve ... and their hats, and pants, and even socks.

Below is a look at some of the fans with the craziest costumes and attire from the opening day of the Ryder Cup.

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CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: United States fans cheer at the first tee during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: European fans cheer at the first tee during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: Fans look on from the first hole during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 28: A fan dressed as Uncle Sam poses during practice prior to the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 28, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: Fans look on during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 28: Fans look on during practice prior to the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 28, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 28: European team fans look on wearing flag outfits during practice prior to the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 28, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Sep 28, 2016; Chaska, MN, USA; Chris Wood of England signs a US hat for a USA fan at the 16th green during the practice round for the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports
USA fans cheer during the Morning Foursome matches at the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Course in Chaska, Minnesota, September 30, 2016 / AFP / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: Fans wearing Arnold Palmer shirts look on from the first tee during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)
Fans watch during the Morning Foursome matches at the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Course in Chaska, Minnesota, September 30, 2016 / AFP / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
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