KPGA President Koo Ja-cheol visited A-ONE CC in Yangsan, Gyeongnam, where the ’66th KPGA Championship with A-ONE CC’ is being held, to encourage the players.
After carefully inspecting various on-site conditions, including tournament operations, Koo greeted the competitors and delivered a message of support.
“The KPGA Championship is the first professional golf tournament in Korea,” said Koo, “and the history of Korean professional golf is alive and well, as it has been held every year since 1958. We will make sure that everyone involved in the tournament, including the players, media, and gallery, will be able to enjoy the best tournament and leave lasting memories.”
“I would like to thank Pungsan and all the employees of AONE CC for their help in organizing the tournament, and I hope you will continue to support the KPGA.”
From 2020, his first year in office, to this year, Koo has visited the venues of all the tournaments on the KPGA Korean Tour to encourage the players 메이저사이트.
The tour has also grown in size. From 2020, the first year of Koo’s presidency, to this season, the final year of his term, a total of 12 new tournaments have been added. The total prize money for the season increased by more than 12 billion won. This year’s KPGA Korean Tour will feature 24 tournaments with a total prize pool of more than 25 billion won.