Creating opportunities for HBCU golf teams
Growing the game of golf and building relationships on campus
It’s everyone’s game.
Get ready to see a whole new side of golf. Our ambassadors are showing that you don’t need country clubs or even tucked in shirts to play, you just need to get out there, be yourself and have fun!
Our Grant Thornton
Our team of stars aren’t just on the leaderboard — they’re helping to lead change on and off the course with a commitment to growing the game for all — and we’re with them every step of the way.
Creating opportunity beyond the course with HBCU’s
We’re empowering Historically Black Colleges and Universities as part of an initiative to grow the game of golf and build relationships on campus. Our collaboration will create new opportunities for student athletes on and off the course. It’s everybody’s game. Let’s play!
HBCU school support
We’re supporting HBCU golf programs at Alabama State, North Carolina A&T, North Carolina Central, Prairie View A&M, Tennessee State, and Texas Southern. This support will help grow the game of golf and provide resources to student athletes on campus.
Albama State University
North Carolina A&T University
North Carolina Central University
Prairie View A&M University
Tennessee State University
Texas Southern University
It’s time for a new par
In golf, par is what aim for — but what if we aspired beyond strokes and scores? At Grant Thornton, our new par is to empower those not often seen or heard in golf. What’s yours?
By the numbers
Michael Wilbon shines a light on golf’s lesser-known scorecard, sitting down with ambassador Cameron Champ to discuss on how diversity can drive the game into the future.
Today’s game of golf is growing beyond the country club. Michael Wilbon and ambassador Cameron Champ discuss access to golf and how it affected Cameron’s pathway to the game. The more places we can play, the more people we can welcome to the game.
The future of golf:
What does it take to set up a shot when you’re not set up for success? We challenged LPGA pros Nelly and Jessica Korda to play at a disadvantage to show that, while barriers can be part of the game, they shouldn’t keep people from playing it.
Every player. Everywhere.
Learn how we’re using our platform to create connections, drive discussion and celebrate those not often seen or heard. Because we believe the future of golf should be for everyone.
Be Proud. Be You. Pride-themed yardage book collaboration with Mel Reid
We’re partnering with N.C. A&T to create opportunities for more players.
Adaptive golfer Marcus Williams challenges perceptions of who can play the game.
Accessibility is game-changing. Just ask Blind Golf World Champion Chad NeSmith.
A Par 5 with only a putter? Leave it to World Long Driver Champion Maurice Allen.
ESPN’s Michael Wilbon reimagines golf’s future with a panel of its leading voices.
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HE PLAYERS Championship is one of the PGA TOUR®’s premiere and most anticipated tournaments. It gathers the game’s greatest golfers to compete for one of its most coveted titles, creating unforgettable moments that have defined careers. Home to THE PLAYERS Championship, the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass is one of the truest tests in golf, including the iconic 17th hole Island Green.
Beyond the competition
Spotlight on our Charity of the Day
As a Proud Partner, we’re thrilled to support our Purple Paladin, WeaveTales, as our 2022 Charity of the Day. Local to Jacksonville, WeaveTales is dedicated to amplifying individual refugee voices and creating more inclusive communities through the power of storytelling. Learn more about all our Paladins here.
Behind the scenes at THE PLAYERS
What really goes into a creating championship golf event? Watch for an exclusive look into what happens behind the camera and off the green at THE PLAYERS Championship.
Take your shot
Waiting for the perfect conditions isn’t a strategy. When champions like Rickie Fowler see opportunity, they don’t just take aim. They swing.
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We aim beyond expectations and are proud to partner with those who do the same. As the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, the PGA TOUR®s inspires and impacts fans and communities around the world.