Hero World Challenge

Join golf’s best at Albany, Bahamas

Albany, Bahamas
Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

Exciting golf in an exclusive setting, the Hero World Challenge combines the best of luxury with 18 of the world’s top ranked golfers at Albany, Bahamas.


Golf’s most exclusive field

The Hero World Challenge has a longstanding history of incredible golf moments thanks in part to the game’s most exclusive field. With 18 of the world’s top ranked players vying for the Hero World Challenge trophy each year, the competition at Albany, Bahamas is sure to heat up.  

Champions

  • Tiger Woods – tournament host & five-time champion
  • Hideki Matsuyama – 2016 champion
  • Bubba Watson – 2015 champion
  • Jordan Spieth – 2014 champion


Be a Part of the Action

From the golf course to the beach, once-in-a-lifetime experiences are everyday occurrences at the Hero World Challenge. Every event provides guests with an exclusive experience only found at Albany, Bahamas.

Experience Albany

  • A one-of-its-kind location
  • The most exclusive pro-am in golf
  • Hospitality on and off the course like never before


Golf. Party. Repeat

The best in golf, luxury and entertainment merge at Albany, Bahamas one week each year. After the last putt drops, the action heats up at Aviva Beach with stunning evening events for partners and invited guests.

Evening Activities

  • Hero World Challenge Beach Party
  • Hero World Challenge Poker Night
  • After-Party at Aviva Beach


Making a difference

The Hero World Challenge has raised more than $26 million for youth charities since 1999. Attracting the best in golf and business, the Hero World Challenge is a driving force of philanthropic support for youth education.

Hero World Challenge Beneficiaries

  • Tiger Woods Foundation
  • Tavistock Foundation
  • Bahamas Youth Foundation

Hospitality

Hospitality at the Hero World Challenge is in a league of its own. Offering premium dining and views on top of the finishing holes, inside-the-ropes golf experiences and exclusive evening events for guests, the week at Albany, Bahamas is unforgettable both on and off the course.

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Schedule

Albany, Bahamas | November 27-December 3, 2017

Date Event Time Location
Monday, Nov. 27 Amateur practice rounds
Tuesday, Nov. 28 Amateur golf outing
Wednesday, Nov. 29 Official Pro-Am Approx. 8:30 a.m.
Thursday, Nov. 30 Round 1 Approx. 11:00 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 1 Round 2 Approx. 11:00 a.m.
Albany Beach Party Aviva Beach
Saturday, Dec. 2 Round 3 Approx. 11:30 a.m.
Poker Night
Sunday, Dec. 3 Round 4 Approx. 10:30 a.m.
Hero World Challenge After-Party Aviva Beach
Tiger Woods at the Hero World Challenge

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors and their support of youth education through the Hero World Challenge.

  • Hero MotoCorp
  • The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism
  • Citi Private Bank
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Volunteers at the Hero World Challenge

Volunteer

Be part of our volunteer team that helps make the Hero World Challenge a success.

  • Inside the ropes with the best field in golf
  • Nike volunteer uniform package
  • Limited volunteer opportunities available
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Impact

The Hero World Challenge has grown into one of the most exclusive events in golf. With invitations to the year's major winners and the top ranked players in the Official World Golf Rankings combined with the setting at Albany, Bahamas, this event is the ultimate year-end celebration of the game. The 18 players in the field join the members of Albany, the Pro-Am participants, special guests and spectators at a golf experience that is second to none.

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Years of champions and memorable moments

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Player field consisting of the year's major winners, previous champion and top ranked players

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Days and nights of unforgettable action on and off the course at Albany, Bahamas
Experience