ORLANDO, Fla. – Following a memorable league launch in Mayakoba, Mexico, won by captain Bryson DeChambeau’s Crushers GC and individual champion Charles Howell III, the LIV Golf League saw an exhilarating finish in Tucson, Arizona. Fireballs GC, featuring captain Sergio Garcia, Abraham Ancer, Eugenio Chacarra and Carlos Ortiz, captured the team win while Danny Lee of Iron Heads GC sank a thrilling birdie putt on the final round’s third playoff hole to claim the individual title.
Now, 48 of the world’s best golfers travel to Orange County National in Florida for the league’s third event of the season, LIV Golf Orlando, March 31-April 2.
Showcasing many of the sport’s biggest names, LIV Golf’s 12 teams include reigning Open Champion Cameron Smith, World Golf Hall of Famer Phil Mickelson, two-time major winner Dustin Johnson and four-time major winner Brooks Koepka. More than a quarter (13) of the league’s star-studded, international field are major champions, with 24 major victories amongst them. The field of 48 players represents 16 different nations, includes 18 Olympians, and has made 125 combined appearances in the Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup, with more than half of the league having competed in the biennial team events. In total, LIV Golf League players have amassed 530 worldwide wins across multiple tours, and four players have held the title of World No. 1.
This is the first official season of the LIV Golf League, with a 14-tournament schedule being hosted in seven different countries at some of the world’s top courses. Players are in pursuit of the 2023 LIV Golf Individual Championship and 2023 Team Championship, and after two events, Charles Howell III sits atop LIV Golf`s individual standings with 56 points. The team standings, which decide seeding for the season-ending Team Championship, are currently led by captain Dustin Johnson’s 4Aces GC (48 points).
Grounds passes for LIV Golf Orlando start from $39 per day and are all-inclusive of the live music, fan activities, and world-class golf competition. Youth 12 years and under receive complimentary admission to the tournament as do active-duty military and veterans, in addition to a guest. For tickets and more information, visit LIVGolf.com.
LIV Golf Orlando will air from 1:00-6:00 pm ET on Saturday and Sunday on The CW Network’s linear and digital platforms and LIV Golf Plus, with Friday’s round carried on The CW App and LIV Golf Plus. This season, all eight U.S.-based tournaments and six international events are being broadcasted across the U.S. and streamed live to The CW App, which has been downloaded over 92 million times and is available on all major platforms. In addition, LIV Golf tournaments are carried on more than a dozen international broadcast partners and counting, delivering league broadcasts in over 160 territories to more than 380 million homes worldwide. For more information on how to watch the 2023 LIV Golf League, visit LIVGolf.com/where-to-watch.
FAN ACTIVITIES AND INFORMATION
Fan festivities for LIV Golf Orlando begin on Friday, March 31 at 11 a.m. local time when gates open to welcome guests of all ages to the variety of unique activations on site. Parking is free all three days in advance of the tournament’s 1:15 p.m. shotgun start on Friday and Saturday and 1:00 p.m. start Sunday.
Grounds passes allow fans to walk the course, get up close to the players and offer full access to the interactive Fan Village – an immersive area featuring varieties of food and beverages, league and team merchandise, “Choose Your Team” activities and a specially designed LIV Kids Zone for the youngest fans to relax and play. Golf-themed games and interactive experiences will engage fans of all ages throughout the day, while giant video screens will broadcast the tournament so fans don’t miss a minute of the action. In addition, LIV Golf’s Impact Zone will feature an opportunity for guests to enjoy the tournament in an eco-friendly setting, chip golf balls into a target to raise money for youth and communities in need of support, and add pledges to the “Futbol Mas Green Card” – an initiative of LIV Golf’s global NGO charitable partner – to contribute to building a positive community.
SPECIAL TICKET OFFERS
Aligned with LIV Golf’s mission to grow the game and provide more fun and entertainment for all fans, special ticket offers are available for select groups, including:
- Complimentary Youth Tickets:Offering complimentary access for the next generation of golf fans, youth 12-years-old and under will be granted free entrance at the gate when accompanied by an adult who occupies a ticket for the selected day.
- Complimentary Military and Veteran Tickets:Any active-duty military or veteran can secure complimentary grounds passes for themselves and a guest as a thank you to those who currently serve or who have served.
- 25% off for College and University Students:Discounted grounds passes are available to College and University students. Students are eligible to receive 25% off single-day grounds passes.
- 25% off for Teachers:As a special thank you to teachers, LIV Golf is proud to offer 25% off single-day grounds passes for all teachers.
- 25% off for First Responders and Medical Professionals:LIV Golf is pleased to offer 25% off single-day grounds passes for first responders and licensed medical professionals who serve our communities.
To secure tickets and hospitality packages, visit LIVGolf.com.
The LIV Golf League is owned and operated by LIV Golf Investments whose vision and mission is centered around making holistic and sustainable investments to enhance the global golf ecosystem and unlock the sport’s untapped worldwide potential.