PURE Insurance Championship
Impacting The first Tee
PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee will continue to bring together the legends of the game alongside top juniors from First Tee. The tournament is an official PGA TOUR Champions event. It’s the first of its kind in which junior golfers from First Tee play alongside PGA TOUR Champions players as well as amateurs. They compete for the pro-junior title at legendary Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course. The tournament is televised internationally on Golf Channel.
2019 Tournament: Sept. 24-29
In the tournament’s 16 years thus far, more than 931 participants from First Tee chapters have benefited from the opportunity to play in the tournament. PURE Insurance Championship is one of 9 national opportunities provided by First Tee Headquarters to encourage and motivate young people as they progress through the program and toward high school graduation.
Meet the PLayers
Seventy-eight participants representing 52 chapters will compete in this year’s tournament. In previous years PGA TOUR players like Fred Couples, Jay Haas, Bernhard Langer, and Vijay Singh have competed in the PURE Insurance Championship.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
This event is only available to teens involved at chapters of First Tee. Applicants are selected by a national panel of judges based on playing ability and comprehension of the life skills and core values learned through their involvement with First Tee. Parents, if you want your child to participate, please inquire at your chapter.