FreeThe Masters is the biggest golf tournament of the year, and one of the most historic sporting events there is. The tournament runs from Thursday through Sunday, and players have just started teeing off this morning of the opening round. You can follow all of the action live on your iOS device with the excellently designed The Masters app. The app includes live HD quality video of all four days of The Masters, and that includes full simulcasts from ESPN on Thursday & Friday, and CBS on the weekend. In addition to the simulcasts, there are six additional live streams, so you can watch Amen Corner (Holes 11, 12, & 13), Holes 15 & 16, the two featured groups, and more.
It all combines for non-stop golf to see the beauty of the Augusta National golf course mixed with the extreme challenge that the best players in the world will face. The video quality is truly superb, and the app also includes video highlights, leaderboards, news center, and player tracker with flyovers of all 18 holes as well. When in player tracker mode, you can view video highlights of specific holes highlighted on each player’s scorecard, and the app also supports notifications for specific players, or major events. The leaderboard view lets you see a hole by hole breakdown of the leaders as well as the availability of highlights, and live video feeds of those on the leaderboard. It’s also fashioned after the well known leaderboard on the grounds. This year’s edition also includes an integrated leaderboard into the live feeds as well as optimized leaderboard, player tracker, and tee time screens. The 2016 edition also includes Apple Watch support to track the leaderboard on your wrist.
The Official Masters Tournament app (Free, iPhone) is the best app for any live event as the interface, and multitude of live video can’t be beat.