Tiger Woods Ends Long-Running Partnership With Nike
  • One of the most iconic athlete-brand pairings ever is coming to an end.
  • Tiger Woods announced Monday that he was no longer partnered with Nike, after 27 years of working together.
  • In a statement posted to X, Woods thanks Nike CEO Phil Knight for his “passion and vision” and promised fans “there will certainly be another chapter.”
  • Woods first signed with Nike shortly after turning pro, with a then-record $40 million contract.  His red Nike shirt and black hat are one of the most famous looks in the history of golf.
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ORLANDO, FLORIDA – DECEMBER 17: Tiger Woods and Charlie Woods of the United States during the final round of the PNC Championship at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club on December 17, 2023 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)