Tiger Woods will return to competition next week, but not on the PGA Tour.
Woods will be one of the many star players who will take part in the JP McManus Pro-Am, which takes place from Monday to Tuesday at Adare Manor in Ireland.
Woods has not competed since withdrawing from the PGA Championship after the third round of 79. Woods did not play in the US Open earlier this month as he continued to train his body for the Open next month at Old Field in St. -Andrews. Woods also finished solo 47th at the Masters in April, his first official start on the tour since suffering serious leg injuries in a car accident in February 2021.
Here is more information about the professional amateur tournament that Woods competes in:
Who? Thomas Bjorn, Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Sam Burns, Patrick Cantley, Paul Casey, Bryson DeChambeau, Luke Donald, Paul Dunn, Matt Fitzpatrick, Tommy Fleetwood, Ricky Fowler, Padraig Harrington, Tyrrell Hutton, Tom Hoge, Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Brooks Kopka, Jason Kokrak, Matt Kuchar, Shane Lowry, Leona Maguire, Graham McDowell, Paul McGinley, Rory McIlroy, Collin Morikawa, John Murphy, Alex Noren, Torbjorn Olesen, Mark O’Meara, Pat Perez, Ian Poulter, Seamus Power, John Rahm, Justin Rose, Xander Schaffele, Scotty Scheffler, Adam Scott, Cormac Sharwin, Cameron Smith, Jordan Spieth, Henrik Stenson, Brandon Stone, Justin Thomas, Harold Varner III, Lee Westwood, Bernd Wisberger, Danny Willett, Tiger Woods and Ian Woosnam. Amateurs include Niall Horan, Billy Murray and Mark Wahlberg.
Which? The Professionals’ Course will compete on 36 holes of stroke play over two days. Each pro will be paired with three amateurs and there will also be a clear team winner after 36 holes.
When? Monday Tuesday. Those who don’t show up can watch the action at Peacock. The live stream will be from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm ET every day. The footage will air on the Golf Channel at 7:00 pm ET every day.
Where? Adare Manor, which will host the 2027 Ryder Cup. The course was originally designed by Robert Trent Jones in 1995 but has since been redesigned by Tom Fazio. Approximately 40,000 people will be allowed to participate in the pro-am.
Why? Since 1990 JP McManus Pro-Am has raised over €140 million for several charities including The Alzheimer Society, Brothers of Charity, Carrigoran House, Daughters of Charity, Down Syndrome Ireland, Focus Ireland, Grow, Headway, Irish Red Cross. , MS Ireland, Novas, Pieta House, Rape Crisis Mid-West, Rural Community Care Network and St. Joseph’s Foundation.