PURE Insurance Championship Impacting First Tee showcases participants across the First Tee chapter network and celebrates their dedication to the game of golf and living out their character strengths and values as they strive to make an impact in their local communities. This tournament is an official PGA TOUR Champions event at Pebble Beach Golf Links on the Monterey Peninsula that pairs one junior with a PGA TOUR Champions player and two amateurs, providing life-changing mentoring opportunities. To be selected, juniors are measured on their playing ability as well as their personal growth and life skills learned through First Tee’s programs. The tournament is televised nationally on Golf Channel.
Date: September 16-24, 2023
Location: Pebble Beach, CA
In 2014, First Tee alumnus, Chris Meyers made one of the most impressive shots in Pebble Beach history during his time at the PURE Insurance Championship. Now he reflects on First Tee’s impact and his time teaching golf to kids in Kenya.
*video by PGA TOUR