There aren’t many rounds of golf more exclusive than the Hero World Challenge pro-am. Playing with one of the world’s top 18 players is matched only by the experience at Albany, Bahamas, making the pro-am a bucket-list experience for the most avid amateur golfers. The pro-am at Albany is far more than just 18 holes […]
Tournament Host Tiger Woods to welcome elite 18-player field to Albany, Bahamas Nov. 30-Dec. 3.
Making his third start in the World Challenge, Hideki Matsuyama carried a huge lead into Sunday and held on for the victory at the 2016 Hero World Challenge. His 18-under was two strokes better than runner-up Henrik Stenson, who finished at 16-under par.
The full experience at the Hero World Challenge extends well beyond the golf course. While a round in the the pro-am and followingsome of the best 18 golfers in the world are highlights of the week at Albany, Bahamas, you must take advantage of the nightlife to truly experience all that tournament week has to […]
Bubba Watson was a late entry into the 2015 Hero World Challenge field and made the most of the opportunity. Originally concerned that he couldn’t get a passport for his young daughter in time, Watson turned down an invitation to The Bahamas, then ended up in the field when Jason Day withdrew.
With the gates at Albany closed to the public Wednesday, Nov. 30, groups of professional and amateur golfers took the course. The pro-am at Albany is golf’s most exclusive round, with 18 of the world’s best players comprising the Hero World Challenge field.
Eighteen of the world’s best golfers take to Albany, Bahamas, for the 2016 Hero World Challenge, where tournament host Tiger Woods makes his anticipated return to the course. Before teeing it up in competitive rounds, the best field in golf hits the course at Albany for the Hero World Challenge Pro-Am on Wednesday.
Following 16 months away from competitive golf, tournament host Tiger Woods is set to make his return at the 2016 Hero World Challenge, Dec. 1-4, at Albany in The Bahamas.
A week of golf, hospitality and one-of-a-kind experiences made up the first Hero World Challenge held at Albany in the Bahamas. Guests and fans shared their time in paradise on social media, as #heroworldchallenge created Instagram buzz with memorable moments shared for all to see.
When a spot opened up just days before the start of the 2015 Hero World Challenge, Bubba Watson answered the called. While in the Bahamas, Watson did much more, as he finished 25-under to win the 2015 Hero World Challenge.
The hospitality at the Hero World Challenge is one of the finest. Offering exclusive events and experiences for guests, the past week in The Bahamas was enjoyable both on and off the green. With Pro-Am rounds on the championship course, world-class food and drinks, beach parties, and a special concert, there was something for everyone […]
The meaning behind a name can often be very telling. For the Hero World Challenge, the importance of a golf tournament’s name was nearly 20 years in the making. After 16 years of competition in the United States, the Hero World Challenge went international in 2015. With Albany hosting 18 of the top golfers in […]
You never know when you might be called into action. That was the case for Ben LeFebvre during the first round of the 2015 Hero World Challenge. A volunteer at the Hero World Challenge, LeFebvre was thrust into the spotlight on the 16th hole.
For the avid golfer, there is no better experience than playing in the Hero World Challenge Pro-Am. The opportunity to play with one of the top golfers in the game, the experience is truly amazing. But the experience doesn’t end after sinking a putt on the 18th green. The annual Hero World Challenge Pro-Am dinner […]
For the 18 PGA TOUR pros competing at the Hero World Challenge this week, putting in work happens on and off the course. Most of the competitors arrived early in the week and hit the range and practice greens in addition to heading out on the course. On Wednesday, the pros enjoyed a round of […]
Sun, sand and sea encompass Albany, the beautiful 7,400-yard golf course nestled on the island of New Providence, Bahamas. There’s no question as to why this is the ultimate golf destination for the professionals. After all, this is a picture of paradise.
Picture this: You are at the 2015 Hero World Challenge at Albany, the Bahamas, experiencing an inside-the-ropes and behind-the-scenes perspective of what goes into and happens at a PGA TOUR event with the world’s top golfers. Sounds like quite the opportunity, right?
Since 2003, only four players have finished a PGA TOUR season with five or more wins. Jordan Spieth is among those in this elite group. The 22-year-old phenom accomplished this feat during the 2014-15 season, one for the ages, with five overall wins. His accolades included two major championships, the FedExCup title and a sweep […]
Since 1999, the Hero World Challenge has carried a reputation for bringing together the finest golfers in the world for intense competition. This year’s tournament features a pool of talent from five different countries that have combined for 91 victories on the PGA TOUR. It’s a field that certainly will make you more excited after […]
This December, the Hero World Challenge will make its new home at Albany in The Bahamas. The luxury resort community, set on 600 oceanside acres on the island of New Providence, is the collective vision of its founders — Joe Lewis and Tavistock Group, and Tiger Woods. Albany is proud to be home to the […]