Tiger Woods is not there, but 12 of the best golfers in the world, including Lee Westwood, Ricky Fowler and KJ Choi, are taking part in today's Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge at Turning Stone's Atuynote Golf Course.

This year’s format  features a competition between Team USA, Team Asia and Team International.

 

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Oneida Nation Representative Ray Halbritter says they're happy to once again host the event, which raises money to promote healthy lifestyles among Native American youth.

The N-B-3 Foundation Challenge has raised more than $4 million dollars over the past five years.

 

Dave Smith, WIBX

 

UPDATE: Team USA took home the title at the sixth annual Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge today at the Turning Stone's Atuynote Golf Course.

The team of Bo Van Pelt, Rickie Fowler, Gary Woodland and Begay finished at 21-under par to top Team Asia and Team International.

4,000 people attended today's event.