Omega concludes its week-long activation on-site at the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis.
Omega, Official Patron of the PGA of America, has concluded its week-long program and on-site activation at the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club.
Brooks Koepka won the PGA Championship by two strokes with an overall score of 69-63- 66-66 = 264 (-16) for his third Major Championship victory, pipping a resurgent Tiger Woods to the Championship title.
To kick off Championship week, Omega ambassadors Sergio Garcia, Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood celebrated the 100th PGA Championship by hitting a 100-yard shot at the iconic Gateway Arch National Park.
Omega also hosted the second- annual Omega Golf Trophy Finals at Norwood Hills Country Club where 30 guests from around the country enjoyed a competition. At the Omega Golf Trophy awards dinner, Fleetwood surprised guests with his appearance and presented the tournament’s awards.
President and ceo of Omega, Raynald Aeschlimann commented, “It’s always such a great privilege to be an Official Patron at this prestigious Major. This year, we’ve experienced the wonderful hospitality here in St. Louis and saw competitive golf at its best. Omega congratulates all the players and looks forward to seeing them again in New York next May for the 101st PGA Championship.”
As well as sponsoring the event, Omega has sglorious history of sponsoring previous winners at the Major.
Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy, an Omega ambassador since 2013, won the 2012 PGA Championship in Kiawah Island, S.C. and the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla in Louisville.
Spaniard Sergio Garcia, an Omega ambassador since 2003, finished second at the 1999 PGA Championship and has recorded numerous professional wins including The Masters in 2017.
And Tommy Fleetwood has finished second at the U.S. Open, tied for 12th at The Open Championship, tied for 17th at the Masters and finished tied for 35th place here in St. Louis, in this, his first year as an Omega ambassador.
The Oscar-nominated American actor joins the Swiss luxury watchmaker’s family.