The Honda Classic is a top professional golf tournaments located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The Honda classic was established in 1972, and is one of the longest running annual golf tournaments in Florida. The Honda Classic was originally known as the Jackie Gleason's Inverrary Classic, but has also been known as the American Mottors Inverrary Classic. Tom Weiskopf was the first winner of the Honda Classic and took hom a prize of $52,000. Today the purse at the Honda Classic is over $6 million, showing significant growth in participation and attendance over the years. The Honda Classic is one of the top events of the early golf season, because of the warm Florida weather during the winter months. Top Pro Participation at the Honda Classic has been present since the tournaments inception, with former winners of the tournament including Jack Nicklaus, Fred Couples, Vijay Singh, and Rory McIlroy. Honda Classic Tickets are usually in high demand, and every day of the tournament offers something unique. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Honda Classic tickets.
2016 Honda Classic at PGA National Golf Club
For years the Honda Classic moved around from course to course, before finnaly finding its home at the PGA National Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The PGA National Club features four seporate courses, with the Honda Classic taking place at the Champion Course. The PGA National Golf Club Champion Course is a Par 72 which was redisgned by Jack Nicklaus and features over 7,000 yards of distance between the first and last holes. The Champion Course is one of the most difficult golf arenas in Florida and attacts many of the top pros and amatures yearly. Durinig the Honda Classic PGA National Golf Club is brimming with action and anticipation and the golf on the Champion Course is as good as anywhere in Florida. The 2016 Honda Classic will once again be played at the PGA National Golf Club in sunn Palm Beach Gardens.
Honda Classic Event Guide
Which day at the Honda Classic should I purchase tickets for?
Choosing the right day to buy Honda Classic Tickets is pretty simple. A 4 day badge will get you access to all of the pro golf at the Honda Classic, with purchasing tickets to the first day will let you see the opening ceremonies and first tee shots. Buying Honda Classic Sunday tickets will let you see a champion crowned at the PGA National Golf Club.
Who will be in the field for the 2016 Honda Classic ?
The Honda Classic attracts some of the top golfers in the world. Previous winners of the Honda Classic include Jack Nicklaus and Rory McIlroy. The field for the ##YEAR| 4## Honda Classic is announced shortly before the start of the tournament.