Hero World Challenge
November 26-December 2, 2018
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.
- Tiger Woods – tournament host & five-time champion
- Rickie Fowler – 2017 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.
- 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.
- 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
- TGR Foundation
- Tavistock Foundation
- Bahamas Youth Foundation
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.Read More
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Rickie Fowler sets course record, wins Hero World Challenge
ALBANY, Bahamas – Rickie Fowler knew he had to do something special to catch Charley Hoffman, and he didn’t disappoint. Trailing by seven strokes starting Sunday’s final round of the $3.5 million Hero World Challenge, Fowler opened with seven consecutive birdies and fired an Albany and tournament-record 11-under-par 61 to win by four strokes over […]
Hoffman takes five stroke lead into final round of Hero World Challenge
ALBANY, Bahamas – Veteran Charley Hoffman is streaky and his formidable game is clicking this week. The 2017 Presidents Cup team member overcame blustery conditions to break par for the third consecutive day and increased his cushion to five strokes in the 19th Hero World Challenge at Albany Resort.
The Hero World Challenge is far from your typical PGA TOUR event. The 18-player field this week at Albany, Bahamas is comprised of the best golfers in the world with a list of on-course accomplishments too great to name. But a great field is not enough to separate the Hero World Challenge from other tournaments. […]
Albany, Bahamas | November 26-December 2, 2018
|Monday, Nov. 26||Amateur practice rounds||Closed to public|
|Tuesday, Nov. 27||Amateur golf outing||Closed to public|
|Wednesday, Nov. 28||Official Pro-Am||Closed to public|
|Thursday, Nov. 29||Round 1||Approx. 11:00 a.m.||Golf Channel: 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
|Friday, Nov. 30||Round 2||Approx. 11:00 a.m.||Golf Channel: 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
|Albany Beach Party||Invite Only|
|Saturday, Dec. 1||Round 3||Approx. 11:30 a.m.||NBC: 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Poker Night||Invite only|
|Sunday, Dec. 2||Round 4||Approx. 10:30 a.m.||NBC: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Hero World Challenge After-Party||Invite only|
- Hero MotoCorp
- The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism
- Citi Private Bank
- Inside the ropes with the best field in golf
- Nike volunteer uniform package
- Limited volunteer opportunities available