A L BA N Y, BA H A M A S
THE BAHAMAS We are delighted that The Islands of The Bahamas will host, for the second consecutive year, the Hero World Challenge, one of the most exclusive golf tournaments on the PGA TOUR. The Bahamas, long synonymous with sun, sand and sea, has in recent years developed a reputation as a sporting mecca, a staging ground for world-class sporting events. This week, the world’s best PGA players meet in competition at the championship golf course at Albany, a luxury resort community located on the southwest coast of New Providence. We would like to extend a warm Bahamian welcome to the competitors in the 2016 Hero World Challenge. We are also delighted to welcome the organizers, family members, friends and fans who have come to Albany to cheer on the contenders. At Albany, you will experience an unforgettable stay surrounded by luxury. We
and professional golfers alike. For adventures in boating, fishing, diving, one-of-a-kind eco explorations or simple relaxation on some of the world’s most gorgeous beaches, you have numerous choices such as Bimini, Eleuthera & Harbour Island, the Berry Islands, Andros, Cat Island, Long Island, San Salvador, Rum Cay, Ragged Island, Acklins & Crooked Island, Mayaguana and Inagua. We look forward to you making The Islands of The Bahamas your vacation headquarters. With each trip, you’ll explore one or more of our island gems, and you’ll see for yourself why it’s better in The Bahamas.
invite you to explore Nassau and its environs, its
Best wishes to all competitors in the 2016 Hero
colorful history, its quaint marketplaces and the
warm hospitality of the Bahamian people.
Hon. Obie Wilchcombe, MP
The Islands of The Bahamas are comprised of
Minister of Tourism
sixteen major island groups, each with a unique
Commonwealth of The Bahamas
personality offering vacation experiences for all tastes and interests. Our islands offer a variety of golfing experiences, with courses that boast spectacular views and exciting rounds for amateur
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