It’s not only the professional’s who are battling it out on Carmel Bay for a prestigious trophy but also a chance for celebrities and sports legends alike to strut their skills.

The PGA Tour’s West Coast swing moves from Arizona to California this week, turning the page from the ‘loudest hole in golf’ at TPC Scottsdale to a new chapter on a wind-swept trio of courses at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

The 2018 edition of the event is filled to brim with celebrity status and blockbuster names, gracing Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill and Monterey Peninsula Country Club

Rumours have even whistled round of people splashing out $30,000 for a place.

All of the professionals in the field are paired with an amateur partner for each of the first three rounds, which then sees a 54-hole cut after each player has competed on all three of the courses until Saturday.

For the final-round the top-25 pro-am teams join the top-60 and ties vying for the professional title at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Sunday. Check out 8 of the hottest names gracing the west coast links this week, in our slideshow.