San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced Wednesday that the city will host one of professional golf’s majors as well as two other high-profile tournaments over the next several years.
Multiple reports indicate Thursday that Harding Park in San Francisco has been selected to host the PGA Championship in 2020. The 2019 event will be played at Bethpage Black, a public course on Long Island.
Couples closed with a 2-under 69 for a six-stroke victory over Bernhard Langer, Peter Senior and Mark O’Meara.
Fred Couples took the second-round lead Friday in the Charles Schwab Cup Championship, shooting his second straight 6-under 65 in the Champions Tour’s season-ending event.
San Francisco is hosting the season-ending tournament for the Champions Tour, with golfers teeing off today at the start of the four-day Charles Schwab Cup Championship at TPC Harding Park.
The agreement now calls for at least 8 PGA tournaments at Harding by the end of 2019, instead of six – along with the additional revenue from those additional two events.
Michael Allen has about as much experience playing at TPC Harding Park as anyone on the Champions Tour. He has needed every bit of it in the season-ending Charles Schwab Championship.
U.S. Presidents Cup captain Fred Couples shot a 3-under 68 on Thursday for a share of the lead with assistant captain Jay Haas after the first round of the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Championship.
A golf program designed to introduce elementary school students to the game picked up 300 new participants Monday as San Francisco elementary school students got their first taste of the game at Harding Park Golf Course.
John Cook successfully defended his title in the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championships on Sunday at Harding Park, while Bernhard Langer took his first season points title.