The Barracuda Championship will change into the primary PGA TOUR occasion to just accept cryptocurrency funds, becoming a member of different professional sports activities groups from the NBA, NHL and MLB to embrace digital foreign money.
Starting Could 26, spectators can buy tickets, hospitality and sponsorship packages with over 300 totally different cryptocurrency choices together with Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin.
“We’re extremely excited to take this primary step in innovating the game everyone knows and love, and to supply our spectators a brand new solution to benefit from the event,” stated event director, Chris Hoff. “The skilled golf panorama continues to innovate and evolve, and we’re honored to usher the PGA TOUR into this new house.”
Along with providing crypto as a brand new fee choice for ticket purchases, the Barracuda Championship may even supply an unique VIP expertise bundle that may solely be out there for buy with cryptocurrency.
The VIP bundle will embody personal hospitality, an official event Professional-Am crew and honorary observer experiences.
For extra data or to buy tickets for the July 14–17 occasion go to BarracudaChampionship.com.