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Woods To Be Assistant Captain At Presidents Cup

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 October 2016 07:02 Thursday, 06 October 2016 06:56

Tiger WoodsCanadian Press

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (AP) — Tiger Woods will be at Presidents Cup next year with or without his golf clubs.

U.S. captain Steve Stricker said he has chosen Woods, Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III and three-time Presidents Cup captain Fred Couples to be his assistants for the matches next year at Liberty National.

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Presidents Cup Unveils Plans For Fan Experience At World Trade Center

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 October 2016 06:43 Thursday, 06 October 2016 06:33

Presidents Cup Fan ExperienceJERSEY CITY, New Jersey — The Presidents Cup hosted Captains’ Day to celebrate the one-year countdown to the 2017 event, and it was soon apparent why the festivities were being held at the Oculus at the World Trade Center; PGA TOUR Deputy Commissioner and COO Jay Monahan announced that in conjunction with next year’s event – to be held at Liberty National Golf Club, in nearby Jersey City, N.J., September 26-October 1 – the Presidents Cup will bring the Presidents Cup Fan Experience to The Oculus and its 300,000-plus daily commuters, free of charge.

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LACOSTE Named Official Apparel Provider Of The Presidents Cup

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 October 2016 06:33 Thursday, 06 October 2016 06:27

Lacoste Sponsors the Presidents CupJERSEY CITY, New Jersey — At Captains’ Day to celebrate the one-year countdown to the 2017 Presidents Cup, PGA TOUR Deputy Commissioner and COO Jay Monahan announced that LACOSTE, the French brand known for its crocodile logo, iconic polo shirts and sport-inspired premium casual wear, has signed on as the official apparel provider of the Presidents Cup, starting with the 2017 event in Jersey City, New Jersey.

LACOSTE will sponsor the biennial event through 2025, and this marks the first time in Presidents Cup history that one brand has provided apparel for both teams. LACOSTE’s partnership with this global golf event is part of the brand’s strategy to highlight its sporting heritage.

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Stricker to be US Captain at Presidents Cup

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 April 2016 18:59 Sunday, 17 April 2016 18:55

Steve StrickerCanadian Press

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (AP) — Steve Stricker and Nick Price, with reputations for being “nice guys” on the PGA Tour, now get to square off as Presidents Cup captains.

Stricker was appointed U.S. captain on Tuesday for the 2017 matches at Liberty National, where the Americans will try to extend their dominance over an International team comprised of players from everywhere else in the world except for Europe.

Price returns as International captain for the third time, and he has reason to believe his side is close to winning for the first time since 1998.

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The Presidents Cup Announces Record Charitable Amount of $6+ Million from 2015 Event

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 February 2016 19:12 Tuesday, 23 February 2016 19:04

Presidents Cup Team USASEOUL, Korea – The PGA TOUR announced that more than $6 million from The Presidents Cup 2015, a record-setting amount for this prestigious competition, will be distributed to charitable causes around the world as chosen by the 33 players, captains, vice-captain and captains' assistants, as well as to the Pearl S. Buck Foundation and to help launch The First Tee Korea.  Since the inception of The Presidents Cup in 1994, more than $38.4 million has been raised for charity from event proceeds. Over the past 21 years, The Presidents Cup has impacted more than 450 charities in 15 countries worldwide and 35 states in the U.S.

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