Woodland makes major move on moving day
Gary Woodland finished round 3 with two straight birdies to close out a round of 68 to take the outright lead at 13 under par. The final round tees off at 9:37am with live coverage on NBC from 12:00pm - 3:00pm EST.
December 1-7, 2019
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.
Hero World Challenge Player Facts
Eighteen of the world’s best players compete in the 2019 Hero World Challenge. Get to know the players in the field. Patrick Cantlay Former top-ranked amateur made his Hero World Challenge debut in 2018, finishing T5. Bryson DeChambeau Played in the Hero World Challenge for the first time in 2018, finishing T12. Tony Finau His […]
Tiger Woods wins Hero Shot at Baha Mar
Tiger Woods earned the Hero Shot at Baha Mar championship on Monday, December 2, to kick off the 2019 Hero World Challenge. Woods defeated Jordan Spieth in the championship round by a score of 1,800-to-900. Woods defeated a star-studded field competing in the Hero Shot at Baha Mar which also featured Spieth, Bryson DeChambeau, Jon […]
Hero World Challenge to donate to ONE Bahamas Fun for every birdie, eagle and hole in one made during the 2019 tournament
As part of ongoing relief and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Dorian, the Hero World Challenge announced today that additional donations will be made to the ONE Bahamas Fund through a charity challenge to the players. During the 2019 Hero World Challenge, the tournament will make a donation of $500 for each birdie, $1,000 for each eagle and $2,500 for each hole in one made by the professionals in competition rounds at Albany Wednesday, December 4 – Saturday, December 7.
Hero Shot at Baha Mar to kick off 2019 Hero World Challenge
The start of the 2019 Hero World Challenge will be unlike any event hosted in The Bahamas. While the action on the course tees off on Wednesday, December 4 at Albany, Bahamas, the week-long festivities of the Hero World Challenge begin on Monday, December 2 as the Hero Shot takes place at Baha Mar.
The best field in golf
The Hero World Challenge isn’t your average PGA TOUR event. In fact, it’s far from it. Not only in location, but field, experience and so much more. That’s because the Hero World Challenge features the best of golf, but also one of its smallest. At only 18 players, it truly is a compilation of the best players in the world.
Albany, Bahamas | December 1-7, 2019
|Date||Event||Gate Time||TV Broadcast|
|Sunday. Dec. 1||Amateur practice rounds||Closed to public|
|Monday, Dec. 2||Amateur golf outing||Closed to public|
|Hero Shot at Baha Mar||4 p.m.|
|Tuesday, Dec. 3||Official Pro-Am||Closed to public|
|Wednesday, Dec. 4||Round 1||9:30 a.m.||GOLF Channel: 1-4 p.m.|
|Thursday, Dec. 5||Round 2||9:30 a.m.||GOLF Channel: 1-4 p.m.|
|India Nite Beach Party||Invite Only|
|Friday, Dec. 6||Round 3||9:30 a.m.||GOLF Channel: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.|
|Poker Night||Invite only|
|Saturday, Dec. 7||Round 4||8:30 a.m.||GOLF Channel: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.; NBC: 12-3 p.m.|
|Hero World Challenge After-Party||Invite only|
- Hero MotoCorp
- The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism
- Citi Private Bank
- Baha Mar
- Inside the ropes with the best field in golf
- Nike volunteer uniform package
- Limited volunteer opportunities available
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
- Jon Rahm – 2018 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