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A Timeline of THE PLAYERS Championship

By Evan Chronis June 15, 2018

THE PLAYERS Championship is often considered the unofficial “fifth major” of golf, and will be making it’s triumphant return to March next year! For an event that has only been around for less than five decades, THE PLAYERS Championship is still rich with history and has a fascinating story of its own to tell.

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Webb Simpson Wins THE PLAYERS Championship 2018

By Jazzy Morgan May 14, 2018

On Mother’s Day 2018, May 13th, Webb Simpson clinched THE PLAYERS Championship 2018 title. After losing his father last November, during an emotional interview Simpson said, “it’s been a tough few months for my mom, my brothers and sisters. This is a little beacon of light for my mom, to get this done on Mother’s Day.”

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THE PLAYERS Championship 2018 Predictions

By Jazzy Morgan May 11, 2018

THE PLAYERS Championship is well underway and with one round of the tournament in the bag, fans and players alike are very confused. It may have been one of the most unpredictable first rounds with legends and former winners tied for last (yeah, we see you Lefty), and a few players tied for first have never won a major championship. It sets today and this weekend up for an exciting event when no one is quite sure what is going to happen.

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First Timer’s Guide to THE PLAYERS Championship

By Jazzy Morgan May 08, 2018

THE PLAYERS Championship starts today! As you begin to prepare for your trip to Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, we have put together a guide to ensure you make the most of your trip!

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Luke Combs: American Country Singer to Perform at THE PLAYERS Championship

By Jazzy Morgan April 24, 2018

Luke Combs will perform on Military Appreciation Day at THE PLAYERS Championship this year on May 8th. The country star will hold a concert on the 17th hole, the infamous Island Green, at 5:30pm for all guests to attend. Great music and an even better atmosphere, it’s sure to be a night to remember.

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How to Attend the Opening Rounds of THE PLAYERS Championship

By Kristen Doolan April 20, 2018

THE PLAYERS Championship is near as some of the world’s best golfers confirm their commitments to the PGA Tour’s unofficial fifth major. From the challenging nature of the holes to the overall design of Pete Dye’s famous Stadium Course, fans and professionals alike will enjoy the opening rounds of THE PLAYERS Championship.

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What to Wear to THE PLAYERS Championship 2018

By Jazzy Morgan April 12, 2018

As years have gone on the uniform for attending a golf tournament has become less and less conservative although still reserved. Both men and women should avoid wearing anything tight-fitting, low-cut, or skimpy.

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6 Golfers to Watch for at THE PLAYERS Championship 2018

By Jazzy Morgan March 20, 2018

Just to prove how difficult the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass is, only two of the five players below have lived up to the challenge and received the honor of being a PLAYERS Champion. Each year, the world's best golfers head to Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida to take part in the purest test in golf, THE PLAYERS Championship.

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5 Golf Courses to Play Around Ponte Vedra Beach During THE PLAYERS Championship

By Jazzy Morgan March 09, 2018

THE PLAYERS Championship has been played at The Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass since 1982. As the first true “Stadium Course,” it was designed to improve the overall on-site fan experience and the course itself is tough even for the greatest players in the world.

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THE PLAYERS Championship Purse & Winnings

By Jazzy Morgan March 02, 2018

The PGA Tour has come up with a standardized formula for all tour events that divides the tournament’s purse designating a specific percentage based on each place on the leaderboard. A PGA Tour tournament winner receives 18% of the overall purse, while the 70th place receives 0.2% of the prize fund.

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About the Bloggers

Kristen Doolan

Kristen Doolan was born and raised a Florida State Seminole. Making her way from Florida to North Carolina, Kristen achieved her B.S. in Business Administration, Marketing at The University of North Carolina Wilmington. She is an avid traveler, college football addict, beach bum and loves spending time with her family and friends.

Jazzy Morgan

Jazzy Morgan is originally from London, England and a die-hard Manchester United Fan. She grew up in Connecticut and made the move down south in 2011 where she attended Winthrop University and received her B.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences and a minor in Marketing. Jazzy enjoys traveling, working out, reading her monthly Vogue & Cosmo and keeping up with fashion trends.

 

Evan Chronis

Evan Chronis was born in Omaha, Nebraska but has made his home in south Charlotte for almost two decades. A Tar Heel born and bred, Evan received his B.A in Media and Journalism from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is an avid Boston sports fan thanks to his family’s New England roots, and a fanboy of Wes Anderson films.