Butterfield Bermuda APGA Championship


Established in 2010, the APGA Tour is a non-profit organization whose mission is to prepare African Americans and other minority golfers to compete and win at the highest level of professional golf, both on tour and in the golf industry:

  • Produce best in class golf tournaments
  • Simulate the PGA TOUR tournament experience for African American and other minority golf professionals to further their development
  • Prepare members to win at the highest levels with the Player Development Program
  • Experience an APGA Tour member playing full time on the PGA TOUR or KORN FERRY TOUR by 2025
  • Grow the game by bringing minorities into golf
  • Attract 2,000+ African American and other minorities into the game by 2025
  • Prepare minorities for a career in golf
  • Create and implement an internship program


The field is comprised of the top 18 finishers from the 2023 APGA Season and 3 local Bermudian Qualifiers.


The event is a 36-hole individual stroke play competition.  Players will be paired in groups of three and all participants will play:


Black Tees – (6,539 yards; 73.1 / 130)



Monday, December 11

9:30 AM–10:40 AM       Practice Rounds tee times

Tuesday, December 12-Round One

9:00 AM–10:10 AM       First round tee times

Wednesday, December 13 Final Round

11:00 AM–12:10 PM     Final Round tee times

6:00 PM                        Reception presented by Butterfield



  • The first international APGA TOUR event
  • Host Venue: Port Royal Golf Course
  • Host Hotel: The Hamilton Princess

Butterfield Bermuda APGA Championship Sponsors: