About the Event
Join Chris Long, his fellow Waterboys, UVA legends and celebrity friends at the inaugural Waterboys Charity Challenge event. The two-day fundraising event hosted at Boar’s Head Resort and the Davis Love III Birdwood Golf Course in Charlottesville, Virginia features music, golf and an auction.
This event seeks a diverse mix of philanthropic companies and individuals to band together to celebrate giving and create memories. If you’re interested in learning more about becoming a sponsor click the contact us button at the bottom of this page.
Meet the Host
Chris Long is a two-time Super Bowl champion NFL defensive end and the 2018 NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year. This Charlottesville resident has the distinction of having his jersey retired at St. Anne’s Belfield School and the University of Virginia. Long founded the Waterboys initiative in 2015, which unites professional athletes and fans in the shared mission of bringing clean water to one million people in need worldwide.
Named for one of the most overlooked but integral positions on any team, Waterboys unites professional athletes and fans in support of a single shared cause: providing clean, accessible drinking water to communities in need. Waterboys funds both international and domestic water projects with the goal of bringing clean water to 1 million people.
NFL player Kyle Long has signed up to attend the Waterboys Charity Challenge!
Talking Rain signs on as title sponsor of Waterboys Charity Challenge.
Hilldrup signs on as a Golf Partner for the Waterboys Charity Challenge.
The Waterboys Charity Challenge will be held at the beautiful Boar's Head Resort in Charlottesville, VA.
Schedule of Events
Monday, April 25, 2022
- Celebrity-Am Registration
- Par3 Practice Rounds
- Par3 Celebrity Challenge
- Reception & Auction
- After Party
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
- Celebrity-Am Breakfast
- Celebrity-Am Golf Classic
- Celebrity-Am Awards