Tiger Woods joins PGA Tour’s coverage board as participant director | Golf Information

Tiger Woods has admitted he’s ‘honoured’ to affix the PGA Tour Coverage Board as a sixth participant director and admits it’s a ‘crucial level’ for golf’s governing physique; the 15-time main champion is at the moment recovering from ankle surgical procedure.

Final Up to date: 01/08/23 4:47pm

Tiger Woods says this is a 'critical time' for the PGA Tour

Tiger Woods says this can be a ‘crucial time’ for the PGA Tour

Tiger Woods says the PGA Tour is at a “crucial level” after becoming a member of the Tour’s coverage board – because it was additionally introduced no future modifications could be accredited with out participant consent.

The transfer, which is a part of new governance and transparency measures introduced by the Tour, will see 15-times main champion Woods be part of Patrick Cantlay, Charley Hoffman, Peter Malnati, Rory McIlroy and Webb Simpson on the board.

“I’m honoured to signify the gamers of the PGA Tour,” Woods, who’s recovering from the ankle surgical procedure he underwent in April, mentioned in a information launch.

Woods has joined the PGA Tour policy board for the first time in his 27-year career

Woods has joined the PGA Tour coverage board for the primary time in his 27-year profession

“This can be a crucial level for the Tour, and the gamers will do their finest to make sure that any modifications which can be made in Tour operations are in the most effective curiosity of all Tour stakeholders, together with followers, sponsors and gamers.”

The announcement comes practically two months after the golf world was left shocked by the announcement of a partnership between the PGA Tour and Saudi Arabia’s Public Funding Fund, which controls LIV Golf.

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In accordance with the PGA Tour, the gamers and commissioner Jay Monahan will work collectively to amend the coverage board’s governing paperwork to make it clear that no main resolution could be made with out the involvement and approval of the participant administrators.

The Participant Administrators’ Particular Advisor, Colin Neville, can even be absolutely conscious of negotiations relating to the framework settlement with PIF and supply any info he requests for him to hold out his duties on behalf of the gamers.

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