The final event of the FedEx Cup ever year is known as the Tour Championship. The Tour Championship is restricted to the top 30 points leaders following the BMW Championship. Founded in 1987, the Tour Championship's place on the PGA Tour Calandar makes it one of the top golf tournaments in the world not known as a Major. While the tournament has historically been the final event of the PGA Tour, in recent years the Presidents Cup has followed the Tour Championship and ended the golf year. What sets the Tour Championship apart from many of the other tourmaments on the PGA Tour is the exclusive field. Only the top 30 points leaders are allowed to tee off at East Lake Golf Club, meaning ever second of golf action is from the best players of that season. Former winners of the Tour Championship include Tiger Wooks, Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott, and Tom Watson. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Tour Championship Tickets.
2016 Tour Championship Championship at East Lake Golf Club
Since the Tour Championship was founded in 1987, the tournament has been held at a number of different golf courses. After being hosted at iconic golf courses such as Pebble Beach, Oak Hills, Harbour Town, and Champions, the Tour Championship moved to East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia as its permenant home in 2004. Previous Tour Championship were held at East Lake Golf Club in 1998, 2000, and 2002. East Lake Golf Club was designed by Donald Ross and is just east of donwtoan Atlanta, making it one of the most accessable golf courses in the South. The fact that the Tour Championship has a permenant home, gives fans the opportunity to grow accustomed to the course, scope out favorite holes to watch, and for iconic moments to be repeated year after year. As such the 2016 Tour Championship is expected to be the most exciting and anticpated to date.
- Wednesday, September 23 - Pro Practice Round
- Thursday, September 24 - Competition - Round 1
- Friday, September 25 - Competition - Round 2
- Saturday, September 26 - Competition - Round 3
- Sunday, September 27 - Competition - Final Round
Tour Championship Championship Event Guide
Which day at the Tour Championship Championship should I purchase tickets for?
All four sessions of the Tour Championship are exciting and full of action. The tournament is often the last competition that many of the players will compete in during the season and is often the site of their best golf of the year. Each day offers something unique, with the first day offering the opening cerimonies and the first tee offs, and the final day being the conclusion and crowning of a champion.
Who will be in the field for the 2016 Tour Championship Championship?
The Tour Championship Championship one of the finest golf tournaments in the Northeat. Previous winners of the Tour Championship Championship include Tiger Woods, and Phil Mickelson. The field for the 2016 Tour Championship Championship is restricted to players who are in the top 30 in FedEx Points following the BMW Championship, which includes the top players on the PGA Tour that season.