Rolex and the U.S. Open

THE U.S. OPEN & U.S. WOMEN’S OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Rolex and golf

PHIL MICKELSON

PHIL MICKELSON

The U.S. Open

King of the “flop shot”. The People's Champion. Righty who created
a legendary career playing lefty. Defines perseverance. Demonstrates patience. Never turns away from a shot at greatness.

Gary Player

GARY PLAYER

Legends of the U.S. Open

One of “The Big Three” golfers of his era along with Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, South African Gary Player – also known as “The Black Knight” – is the first non-American to win the U.S. Open. He took home the all-American trophy in 1965 after hitting 71 to Kel Nagle's 74 during an 18-hole playoff round. With that victory, Player went down in history as the third golfer ever to achieve a Career Grand Slam.

ARNOLD PALMER

ARNOLD PALMER

Legends of the U.S. Open

Nicknamed “The King”, Arnold Palmer is known as the trailblazer of modern golf. Winner of seven majors, Palmer took home the U.S. Open Title in 1960, beating his close friend and rival Jack Nicklaus – a fellow Big Three icon – by two strokes.

The Big Three

THE BIG THREE

Legends of the U.S. Open

JACK NICKLAUS

Legends of the U.S. Open

Jack Nicklaus
Golf
U.S. Women's Open Championship

U.S. Women's Open Championship

The U.S. Open

The U.S. Women’s Open was the first golf tournament on the women’s professional circuit. Since 1946, the world’s best players have met each year on America's most demanding courses in the hopes of winning this prestigious event, one of the LPGA’s five majors. Organized by the USGA since 1953, it is considered one of the ultimate tests of skill in the sport.

USGA

Rolex and golf

Rolex is proud of its long-standing partnership with the United States Golf Association. Along with the R&A, the USGA – founded in 1894 – promotes and develops the game around the world, acts as custodian of the rules
and organises the U.S. Open, America's national championship, among other events, ranging from the U.S. Women's Open, the U.S. Girls' Junior through to the U.S. Senior Open.

USGA
Datejust II

Datejust II

The Oyster Perpetual

The Oyster Perpetual Datejust II has the charisma and majesty of a classic revisited.