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Limited Spectators At Bermuda Championship

Limited Spectators At Bermuda Championship

The PGA Tour and the Bermuda Government have jointly granted permission for a limited number of general admission spectators per day for the Bermuda Championship at Port Royal Golf Course in Southampton from October 26 to November 1. A spokesperson said, “Next month’s Bermuda Championship will be the first PGA Tour event since the onset of the COVID-19... Read more of this article

Bermuda Championship Purse Increased To $4M

Bermuda Championship Purse Increased To $4M

The Bermuda Championship and the Bermuda Tourism Authority announced several significant changes to the 2020 tournament, including a $1-million increase to the prize purse for the event, which is scheduled to take place from October 26 through November 1 at the Port Royal Golf Course. The developments come as the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions,... Read more of this article

2020 Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier

2020 Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier

The 2020 Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier will be played on October 13th and 14th at the Port Royal Golf Course, with three Bermudian golfers to be offered qualifying spots to compete in the island’s second PGA TOUR event. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Golf Association [BGA], Bermuda Professional Golfers’ Association [BPGA], and tournament... Read more of this article

Bermuda Championship Seeking Volunteers

Bermuda Championship Seeking Volunteers

The Bermuda Championship’s BF&M Volunteer Programme is now accepting online applications for golf competition committees for the 2020 Bermuda Championship, which will be held from October 26 through November 1 at the Port Royal Golf Course. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Championship’s BF&M Volunteer Programme is now accepting online... Read more of this article

BTA Release PGA Tour Economic Impact Report

BTA Release PGA Tour Economic Impact Report

The inaugural PGA TOUR Bermuda Championship in 2019 “generated an estimated $22.6 million in value for Bermuda, leading to a 320-percent return on investment, according to a new KPMG economic impact report,” the BTA said. “The event drove more than 2,000 visitors to the island and racked up almost three-million viewers on television,”... Read more of this article

Michael Dunkley: Spending $2.5M Is ‘Worrying’

Michael Dunkley: Spending $2.5M Is ‘Worrying’

“I am a keen supporter of golf, but to spend $2.5 million dollars in a very tight budget year, where taxpayers are struggling to meet commitments and no budget was allocated for the work it is very concerning and worrying,” Michael Dunkley said regarding the cost to prepare the Port Royal Golf Course for the Bermuda Championship. Mr. Dunkley... Read more of this article

PGA Tour: Lee Makes Bermuda Cedar Trophy

PGA Tour: Lee Makes Bermuda Cedar Trophy

Brendon Todd became the first winner of the inaugural Bermuda Championship last Sunday, with the official trophy of the PGA Tour event a Bermuda Cedar Trophy made by Bermudian carpenter Clarence Benjamin Lee. Mr Todd, who birdied nine of his first 11 holes of the day, finished at 24-under and claimed the $US 540,000 winner’s share and 300 FedExCup... Read more of this article

Photos: PGA Tour Bermuda Championships

Photos: PGA Tour Bermuda Championships

Bermuda Championship, Bermuda’s first official PGA Tour event has concluded with Brendon Todd winning by shooting a nine-under-par 62 to go -24 under for the tournament. Todd won by four strokes over Harry Higgs. Hank Lebioda finished tied for third after shooting a 63 on the Port Royal Golf Course to finish -18. Aaron Wise, as well as Brian Gay,... Read more of this article

Brendon Todd Wins Bermuda Championship

Brendon Todd Wins Bermuda Championship

[Written by Don Burgess] Brendon Todd won the Bermuda Championship in style as he tied the course record by shooting a nine-under-par 62 to go -24 under for the tournament. Todd won by four strokes over Harry Higgs. Hank Lebioda finished tied for third after shooting a 63 on the Port Royal Golf Course to finish -18. Aaron Wise and Brian Gay were also... Read more of this article

Golf: Bermuda Championship Round Three

Golf: Bermuda Championship Round Three

[Written by Don Burgess] Harry Higgs shot a six-under, 65 to take control of the Bermuda Championship heading into the final round. The American is now 17 under and leads compatriot Brendon Todd by two strokes. Moving up to a joint tie for third at -14, are Bo Hoag and Brian Gay. First-round leader Scottie Scheffler, who set a new Port Royal Golf Course... Read more of this article

PGA Tour Bermuda Championships Continues

PGA Tour Bermuda Championships Continues

[Written by Don Burgess] American Brendon Todd moved to a three-way tie top of the Bermuda Championship by shooting an eight under par in the second round at Port Royal Golf Course. The Pittsburgh native is now -11 after two rounds tied with first-day leader Scottie Scheffler and Harry Higgs. Graphic courtesy of the Bermuda ChampionshipsTodd had... Read more of this article

Bermuda Championship Weekend Tee Times

Bermuda Championship Weekend Tee Times

The Bermuda Championship and the PGA Tour have announced a two-tee start for the weekend. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Championship and the PGA Tour have announced a two-tee start for the weekend. Tee times are scheduled for 10:30 AM on Saturday, November 2 and 9:30 AM on Sunday, November 3. Gate & Public Parking Shuttle Times “Gates will... Read more of this article

Bermuda Championship Offers Spectator Tips

Bermuda Championship Offers Spectator Tips

The Bermuda Championship has provided information that will help spectators prepare for the event. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Championship gates are officially open. Bermuda’s first official PGA Tour event is happening October 31 to November 3 at Port Royal Golf Course. The following information will help spectators prepare for this year’s... Read more of this article