The CareerBuilder Challenge is a top professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour. The CareerBuilder Challenge is played each year in the beautiful Coachella Valley in California, and is known for having fantastic weather and tons of sunshine. The tournament was founded in 1960as the Bob Hope Classic, it was renamed to the CareerBuilder Challenge. The purse for the CareerBuilder Challenge is over $5 million, attacting many of the top golfers on the PGA Circuit. One of the unique aspects of the CareerBuilder Challenge is that it is contested over 3 different golf courses, making every day unique, and letting fans see some of the best golf courses on the West Coast. The CareerBuilder Challenge is known for rasing money for charity, and has partnered with the Clinton Foundation to donate much of the proceeds from the tournament to humanitarian causes. Former winners of the CareerBuilder Challenge include Phil Mickelson, Arnold Palmer, and Jack Nicklaus. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for CareerBuilder Challenge Tickets
2016 CareerBuilder Challenge at PGA West Nicklaus, PGA West Palmer, & La Quinta Country Club
Unlike typical tournaments on the PGA Tour that are played a single course, the CareerBuilder Challenge is contested annually at three different golf courses. The La Quinta Country Club, Jack Nikclaus Private Course at PGA West, and Arnold Palmer Private Course at PGA West, all host portions of the CareerBuilder Challenge. The 2016 will once again take place at these three courses, perserving the uniqueness of the event. All three courses are par 72, and are home to some of the most challenging holes on the West coast.
- Thursday, January 21 - Competition - Round 1
- Friday, January 22 - Competition - Round 2
- Saturday, January 23 - Competition - Round 3
- Sunday, January 24 - Competition - Final Round
CareerBuilder Challenge Event Guide
Which day at the CareerBuilder Challenge should I purchase tickets for?
What makes the CareerBuilder Challenge so unique is the changing of locations for each day of the tournament. If you want tickets to see every second of action at the CareerBuilder Challenge, purchase a 4 day badge and travel to each of the courses in La Quinta. If you prefer one of the courses over the others, single day CareerBuilder Challenge Tickets are available.
Who will be in the field for the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge ?
The CareerBuilder Challenge attracts some of the top golfers in the world. Previous winners of the CareerBuilder Challenge include Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus. The field for the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge is announced shortly before the start of the tournament.