Gary Player is widely recognized as the greatest international golfer of all time. Black Knight International (BKI) has leveraged his success as a golfer on course into a global organization with multiple revenue streams that have expanded beyond traditional pro-athlete endorsement deals off the course. Today, BKI is a privately-owned company that has uniquely grown beyond its existing businesses and extend into a global luxury lifestyle brand rooted in sports, wellness and lifestyle.
A courageous style of play fired by a fiercely competitive nature, an always courteous demeanor and a penchant for black attire on the golf course have given rise to the name by which Gary Player is known throughout the world as “The Black Knight.”
The Black Knight brands include a wide range of luxury goods within the Gary Player Collection. Whether golf apparel, motivational memorabilia pieces, refined home accessories, or African inspired gifts, our product offering represents Gary Player’s values of athletic challenge, elegance, and dapper style on and off the golf course. The collection encompasses Gary Player’s timeless style, and is made to be worn and cherished, and only gets better and more personal with age.
The brand DNA is defined in the authentic Gary Player story, distinct vision and first-hand knowledge of the world’s best in golf, travel, fashion, ethnic & modern design, health & wellness, and philanthropy.
“We are excited to soon be launching this collection and hope that we have been able to capture the authentic spirit of the brand, it’s lifestyle, elegance and strong connection to health, fitness and philanthropy, concluded Marc Player, CEO of Black Knight.