Golf Awards Of 2021

In 2021, the awards in golf have had outstanding winners, as is the case of the Biscayan Jon Rahm, who has been named as the player of the year in 2021 by the PGA of America, an award that has the peculiarity of being voted by the golf players of the American circuit, after having accumulated the amount of 75 points in the classification of this governing body of Golf.

Rahm also won the Harry Vardon Trophy in 2021, an award for the best stroke average with which he accumulated 20 points.

Jon Rahm, despite being affected by the COVID-19, managed to become the first Spanish golfer to win the award at the U.S. Open, with this award Jon has achieved his first Major in golf as a professional, and he has achieved it through birdies in his last two holes, with this award he has managed to win 2.25 million dollars.

On the other hand, the winner of the Jack Nicklaus Award was the American Patrick Cantlay, who beat Jon Rahm himself, and golfers such as Bryson DeChambeau, Morikawa and Harris English.

Cantlay was proclaimed player of the year by the PGA Tour, after winning the FedEx Cup, the American finished the year winning four of the titles played in the circuit, and has been a key player in the American team that has won the Ryder Cup.

On the other hand, in the junior category, the Californian, Will Zalatoris, won the Arnold Palmer award that accredits him as Rookie of the Year on the PGA TOUR in 2021.