Big Break's 22nd edition contested in Myrtle Beach


The 22nd edition of Big Break will take place at Barefoot Resort & Golf in Myrtle Beach, S.C., it was announced Tuesday. The Golf Channel reality series will premiere Oct. 7.

“Big Break is a cornerstone to our original productions franchises, and has been a proving ground for many professional golfers looking to break through to the world’s top tours, including South Carolina natives Tommy Gainey and Kristy McPherson,” said Jay Kossoff, Golf Channel vice president of original productions and Big Break executive producer.

Six men and six women will compete for prizes, including an exemption into a 2015 PGA Tour and LPGA event. The cast has not yet been announced. Tom Abbott and LPGA player/Golf Channel analyst Paige Mackenzie will co-host.

The Big Break Invitational will also take place at Reynolds Plantation in Ga., Sept. 30-Oct. 3.