2014 Humana Challenge Details
Formerly called the Bob Hope Classic, this is a tournament that is always absolutely
bursting with enthusiasm for a reason, and it's usually because there is a steady stream of great players that show up in
the Coachella Valley in California to make sure that they get a chance to take a run up the leaderboard. The Humana Challenge
is as exciting as ever, giving you plenty of reasons to head out and see the action up close and personal as the Humana Challenge
gets underway with another strong field filled with golfers who can light up the scorecard in a real hurry. As soon as you're
there soaking up the vibes in the gallery with the tournament on the line, you'll be glad that you're not sitting anywhere
When you hear the roar of the crowd following a memorable moment, you'll realize that there is nothing quite like
watching the top golfers in the world, which is an event that has been bringing in fans by the thousands since all the way
back in 1960. The Humana Challenge routinely draws world-class golfers who come to the beautiful PGA West Nicklaus Course
looking to see an amazing tournament filled with twists, turns and nail-biting moments that will have you coming right back
much sooner than later.
2014 Humana Challenge Golfers
Once you're there with the tournament on the line
and the top golfers around digging in looking to make some big shots, you'll be glad that you're not anywhere else. Guys like
Arnold Palmer, John Cook, Corey Pavin and more are just some of the multiple winners for this one, and it has the legacy to
keep bringing in great golfers each and every year. There are lots of different options for major sporting events these days,
but this is just one of those sporting events that you definitely don't want to skip as the top golfers around head to sunny
Cali to do their thing and chase the title. When the roar of the crowd gets taken to the next level, you'll be glad that you're
not sitting at that bar down the street trying to get a glimpse of the action on the TV.
Humana Challenge History
very first tickets to the Humana Challenge were sold in 1960, and it didn't take long for it to become a staple of the sports
scene in Palm Desert. The Coachella Valley is the perfect place want to see top-tier golf with a little sunshine, a great
gallery and some unbelievable golfers, making it the perfect elixir that has kept this tournament as one of the best you'll
find anywhere. Arnold Palmer is the all-time leader with five total wins, remaining the gold standard as no one else has ever
won more than two at this point. There has never been a better time to come out and see it for yourself, giving you plenty
of reasons to head out and see a great golf tournament that is sure to be the talk of the town leading up to the opening round.
Humana Challenge Trivia
Did you know that Arnie won this won five different times in 14 years?
team sports, this is absolutely dominant, but five trips to the top of the leaderboard in less than 15 years is simply ridiculous
– but that's why Arnold Palmer is a legend. Palmer set the tone for this tournament in the early day, though it was
under a different name, and these days you can still catch some of the very best golfers around as they come to town hoping
to connect with the gallery and put together great rounds that will give them a chance at golf immortality.
Humana Challenge Spectator Experience
We know you could just follow the action on your smart phone or try to get a
glimpse of the excitement on TV, but being there alongside all of the other golf fans who love golf as much as you do will
bring it all to a completely different level of experience. Golf may not have the same level of pure mania that you might
find at a basketball or a football game, but it is still a timeless classic that transcends generations and is the perfect
sport to see first-hand. Once you're there watching the top golfers around bomb it down the fairway, make your jaw drop with
their clutch approach shots and perfectly read the greens on the way to sinking unreal puts, you'll see loud and clear why
this is one of the best tournaments that you're going to find anywhere. This is a part of California that is noted for its
sunshine, its scenic beauty, its music scene and for golf, making it always the perfect time to head out and get right in
the thick of the action at the Humana Challenge.