HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (Thursday, March 25, 2021) - The Heritage Classic Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting educational and charitable initiatives, is proud to announce that Bryson DeChambeau and Collin Morikawa 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.
DeChambeau and Morikawa will be joined by a strong field, 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 Daniel Berger, Paul Casey, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Tommy Fleetwood, Sergio Garcia and Tyrrell Hatton.
Bryson DeChambeau is fifth on the World Golf Rankings and has carded eight victories on the PGA TOUR including the 2021 U.S. Open. He made his PGA TOUR debut at the 2016 RBC Heritage, where he finished tied for fourth and has gone on to card two more top ten finishes at Harbour Town. He spent much of 2020 getting bigger and stronger and is currently leading the TOUR in Driving Distance. The California native will be competing at the RBC Heritage for the sixth consecutive time.
Collin Morikawa is fourth on the World Golf Rankings. The Los Angeles native has earned four wins on the PGA TOUR including the 2021 WGC- Workday Championship and the 2020 PGA Championship. He graduated from the University of California – Berkeley in 2019 with a Business Administration degree. He joined the PGA TOUR that same year and won the Barracuda Championship as a rookie. He will be making his second 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).