PURE Insurance Championship
Impacting The First Tee
September 15 – 20, 2020 | Pebble Beach, California
The PGA TOUR is pleased to introduce PURE Insurance as the title sponsor of this truly unique, time-honored event. PURE is recognized nationally for its uncompromising commitment to excellence in the insurance industry, and their values pair well with our efforts in putting forth quality competition and charitable impact to create a successful partnership. Learn more about PURE.
Tournament Winner: Kirk Triplett & Tom Lehman & Ashley Menne & Sam Sommerhauser
2019 Amateur Team Winner
Tournament Winner: Matt Ginella & Alfonso Ribeiro
2018 Tournament Winner
Tournament Winner: Ken Tanigawa
Making an eagle putt on the final hole, Ken Tanigawa walked off the 18th green at Pebble Beach Golf Links with his first PGA TOUR Champions victory. A 2018 “rookie” on the tour who never played on the PGA TOUR, Tanigawa edged tour veterans Kirk Triplett and Marco Dawson by one shot.
2018 Pro-Junior Team Winner
Tournament Winner: Kevin Sutherland & Matthew Sutherland
Tour pro Kevin Sutherland and his nephew Matthew Sutherland (son of former tour pro David Sutherland) survived a three-way scorecard playoff at 16-under-par 199 to become the first “family team” in tournament history to capture the pro-junior championship. Also finishing at 16-under were Caroline Wales with pro Stephen Ames, and Yena Jang with pro Duffy Waldorf.
2018 Amateur Team Winner
Tournament Winner: John Tracy & Shawn O'Grady
John Tracy and Shawn O'Grady combined for a three-day total of 39-under-par 176 to take the 2018 team title by two strokes. After a first-round 62, the duo charged to the front with rounds of 56 – the low score of the tournament – and 58 Sunday at Pebble Beach Golf Links.
The First Tee is a nonprofit youth development organization with golf programs centered on building character through Nine Core Values™: honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, respect, confidence, responsibility, perseverance, courtesy and judgment.
Monterey Peninsula Foundation stages two celebrated golf tournaments: the PURE Insurance Championship a PGA TOUR Champions event, and the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on the PGA TOUR. Each year, the community investments that stem from each of these golf tournaments support hundreds of nonprofits working to impact thousands of lives in California’s Central Coast region.
Stellar Professional Field Sets Sights on PURE Insurance Championship
MONTEREY, Calif. (Sept. 14, 2020) – Pebble Beach Golf Links has a long, storied history and for a handful of professionals entered in the 2020 PURE Insurance Championship, they will be returning to the site of some of their greatest career accomplishments. That is certainly the case for Tom Kite, Mark O’Meara, Davis Love III, and Kirk Triplett when the PGA TOUR Champions event tees off Friday, Sept. 18 at the famed layout overlooking the Pacific Ocean.