The 2022 PGA Championship will now not be held on the Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster.
The PGA of America introduced Sunday it had terminated its settlement to play the key on the course owned by President Donald Trump. The transfer got here days after supporters of the president stormed the USA Capitol.
“The PGA of America Board of Administrators voted tonight to train the suitable to terminate the settlement to play the 2022 PGA Championship at Trump Bedminster,” PGA of America president Jim Richerson mentioned in a press release.
“The PGA of America Board of Administrators voted tonight to train the suitable to terminate the settlement to play the 2022 PGA Championship at Trump Bedminster.” — Jim Richerson, PGA of America President
— PGA of America (@PGA) January 11, 2021
“It has develop into clear that conducting the PGA Championship at Trump Bedminster could be detrimental to the PGA of America model and would put in danger the PGA’s capability to ship our many packages and maintain the longevity of our mission,” Richerson added in a video.
The choice to carry the event on the Trump Nationwide Golf Membership Bedminster in New Jersey was made in 2014.