THE PLAYERS Championship is just 5 days away and we have some essential fan information and inside tips to follow while you’re there. Although this tournament isn’t the strictest event of the year, there are some golf spectating best practices you should follow while you’re at the prestigious TPC Sawgrass Golf Club.
- Bring food in a clear container.
- Wear comfortable shoes, if you want to get the most out of the tournament, there will be a lot of walking.
- Wear light colored clothing, it’s Florida in May, stay cool!
- Support golfers by clapping or whistling
- Bring a bag that is 6x6x6 inches or smaller to carry your personal belongings or purchase a clear bag for a $5 donation to The First Tee of Northeast Florida
- Bring your cellphone or a camera with a lens smaller than 6" to take pictures of the magnificent course
- Answer phone calls in designated cell phone areas
- Bring collapsible chairs with no chair bags to enjoy the tournament comfortable
- Binoculars without a case for a perfect view of your favorite golfers
- Bring any plastic, metal, glass cups, cans or containers unless for medical or infant use
- Wear golf shoes or heels, you’ll regret it!
- Wear bright neon or distracting outfits
- Yell phrases that may distract the players like, “Get in the hole!” or “You’re the man!”
- Bring a bag bigger than 6x6x6
- Take your cellphone off silent or take pictures of any official competition or videos of any kind
- Answer phone calls outside of designated areas
- Bring lawn or over-sized chairs that could get in the way of other spectators
- Leave your laptops, computers, and video cameras at home
- No animals allowed other than service animals
If you follow these simple etiquette guidelines you and those around you will be sure to have an unforgettable experience!
You Can Still Attend tHE PLAYERS Championship 2018!
With less than a week until THE PLAYERS Championship, you can still purchase a PLAYERS Club ticket to gain access to the tournament and/or practice rounds. Complete with gourmet food, a premium open bar, VIP access to the TPC Sawgrass Pro Shop and access to private suits looking over the 17th Tee and 18th Green. Secure your tickets now for this prestigious event!