HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (Tuesday, March 23, 2021) - The Heritage Classic Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting educational and charitable initiatives, is proud to announce that Daniel Berger and Sergio Garcia, who both finished in the top five at the 2020 RBC Heritage, are the latest PGA TOUR professionals to commit to the 53rd RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing. South Carolina’s annual PGA TOUR event is being held April 12-18, 2021 over the famed Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Berger and Garcia will be joined by a strong field across the board, including world number one ranked golfer and Team RBC ambassador Dustin Johnson, and past RBC Heritage champions and Team RBC ambassadors Webb Simpson, Jim Furyk, Matt Kuchar, Graeme McDowell and Brandt Snedeker. Also committed are top ranked Paul Casey, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Tommy Fleetwood and Tyrrell Hatton.
Daniel Berger is fifteenth in the World Golf Rankings and earned his fourth victory on the PGA TOUR at the 2021 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. He won by two strokes over Maverick McNealy after sinking a 30-foot, 7-inch eagle putt on the 72nd hole. The Florida native finished last year’s RBC Heritage tied for third place and will be making his fourth start at Harbour Town.
Sergio Garcia began playing golf at the age of three and turned professional after shooting the lowest amateur score at the 1999 Masters. He has carded 11 victories on the PGA TOUR, most recently at the 2021 Sanderson Farms Championship, where he birdied the 72nd hole to win by one stroke. It was his first win since the 2017 Masters. The Spaniard also has earned twenty international victories. He finished last year’s RBC Heritage tied for fifth place and will be making his fifth start at Harbour Town.
The 53rd annual RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing will take place April 12-18, 2021. When you purchase a ticket to South Carolina’s only PGA TOUR event, you help the Heritage Classic Foundation support its educational and charitable initiatives. Visit www.rbcheritage.com to purchase tickets.
Health and safety remain the number one priority, and the tournament has implemented a number of new protocols to keep everyone safe during the reimagined event. The fan guide to safety policies for the 2021 event are listed at RBCHeritage.com/COVID19.
About the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing
Celebrating its 53rd year in 2021, the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing is the only PGA TOUR event in South Carolina. Played over the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island since 1969, the event is set for April 12-18, 2021. The Heritage Classic Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is dedicated to supporting educational and charitable initiatives to enhance quality of life and economic vitality. Since it was founded in 1987, the Foundation has donated more than $45.8 million to people in need. For information on how to "Get Your Plaid On!” call 843.671.2448, visit www.rbcheritage.com or Facebook (RBC Heritage) and Twitter (@RBC_Heritage).