President Barack Obama chose a pretty, pretty good golf companion for his first golf outing on Martha ' s Vineyard on Saturday: " Seinfeld " co - creator Larry David.David joined Obama along with former UBS chairman of the Americas Robert Wolf and Cyrus Walker, a cousin of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett. David, who has golfed with Obama before, was spotted crying out in a sand trap, possibly because of a poor shot. Obama arrived on Martha ' s Vineyard on Friday for a 17 - day vacation.Recommended:Netanyahu challenges Obama to a duel on Iran deal