Fans can join the excitement at TPC Sawgrass' famed 17th hole on the Stadium Course.
THE PLAYERS Closest to Pin 17 is easy to play. Fans can tweet or text their guesses for who will be closest to the pin in each group.
Results of this informal twitter poll will be displayed on site, as well as by following @ClosesttoPin17.
Just tweet or text 40404 with your guess using #17(FirstInitial)(LastName).
For example, if you think Matt Kuchar will be closest to the pin in his group, use #17MKuchar.
Guesses are accepted until the group approaches the 17th tee.
More cell information for THE PLAYERS Championship
To make sure fans have easy and convenient mobile device access this year, Verizon and AT&T are supplying “Cellular on Wheels” units (COWs) to expand cellular service at THE PLAYERS. Wi-Fi hotspots will also be available in The Grove, The Patio, Stadium Village and Club 1791.
PGA TOUR APP
The PGA TOUR app is available for download on iPhone, Android, iPad, Windows Phone and BlackBerry 10. The free app features:
> Live leaderboard and scorecards
> Play-by-play coverage
> Latest tournament news and video
> Player information
> Social media feeds and more
Or type m.pgatour.com into your mobile browser to get THE PLAYERS at your fingertips.
TRACK YOUR FAVORITE PLAYERS
THE PLAYERS course map is available online, allowing fans to track their favorite player from their mobile device, find the best viewing spots on the course, locate the nearest concessions, restrooms and more based on their GPS location.
On practice round days, follow us on Twitter @THEPLAYERSChamp for updates on when marquee players are heading to the range to warm up for their practice round and updates on player locations.
THE PLAYERS has once again teamed up with Verizon and JEA to offer free solar-powered cell phone charging stations in Stadium Village and Club 1791.