A week before the third major of the year, the PGA Tour heads to Canada, while the DP World Tour heads to Scandinavia. But not alone, as players compete against the women of the LET in tournaments in Sweden. The LPGA Tour is also on the road and has pitched its tents in New Jersey. The American Family Insurance Championship is on the schedule of the PGA Tour Champions. The Challenge Tour is touring Spain while the Corn Ferry Tour is traveling to South Carolina.
PGA Tour: RBC Canadian Open
After a nearly two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, the PGA Tour is back in Toronto. The RBC Canadian Open at St. George Golf and Country Club features Masters winner Scotty Scheffler and runner-up Cameron Smith. This is a total prize money of approximately $8.7 million. From a German point of view, Stephan Jagger is part of the game.
Final field confirmation!
— RBC Canadian Open (@RBCCanadianOpen) 3 June 2022
|PGA Tour||RBC Canadian Open 2022|
|place||St. George Golf & Country Club, Toronto, Ontario (Canada)|
|prize money||$8.7 million|
|defending champion||Rory McIlroy|
|headliners||Scotty Scheffler, Cameron Smith, Rory McIlroy;|
|german speaking beginner||Stephen Jagger|
DP World Tour & LET: Volvo Car Scandinavian Mixed
There’s a special tournament coming up in Sweden this week: the men of the DP World Tour and the women of the LET will take on the winner of the Volvo Car Scandinavian Mixed event in a mixed event. The tournament is worth $2 million and takes place at Halmstad Golf Club, about 150 km north of Malmö. Henrik Stensen is certainly one of the most exciting participants, but there are many Germans in Sweden taking part as well.
|DP World Tour||volvo car scandinavian mixed 2022|
Halmstad Golf Club, Tylosand, Sweden
|prize money||2 million dollars|
|defending champion||Jonathan Caldwell|
|german speaking beginner||Freddie Schott, Olivia Cowan, Leonie Harm, Karoline Lampert, Sophie Witt, Maximilian Kiefer, Nikolai von Dellingshausen, Marcel Siem|
LPGA Tour: ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer
The women of the LPGA Tour are heading to New Jersey this week. The prize money for the ShopRite LPGA Classic is $1.75 million. From 1986 to 2006, the event featured continuously on the LPGA Tour tournament schedule. The tournament returned to Bay Course in 2010 after a four-year hiatus. In addition to last year’s winner Celine Boutier, Caroline Mason and Isi Gabasa are also in the fray.
Final field for this week @ShopRiteLPGA
The two Monday qualifiers will take place off a 144-player field. The 54-hole event is highlighted by four in the top 10 of the Rolex rankings as World No. 10. 1 Jin Young Ko, and nine former winners, including defending champion @celineboutier, pic.twitter.com/srybTivFoW
— LPGA Media (@LPGAMedia) 6 June 2022
|LPGA Tour||ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer 2022|
|place||Sea View, Bay Course, Galloway, NJ (USA)|
|prize money||$1.75 million|
|defending champion||Celine Boutier|
|headliners||Jin Young Ko, Lydia Kos|
|german speaking beginner||Caroline Mason, Isi Gabsa|
PGA Tour Champions: American Family Insurance Championship
Bernhard Langer & Co. is visiting Wisconsin this week. The PGA Tour Champions are guests at University Ridge Golf Club and are playing for $2.4 million in prize money. 2021 winner Jerry Kelly has to win against Alex Sejka and Bernhard Langer, among others.
— amfam championship (@amfamchamp) 6 June 2022
|Champions Tour||American Family Insurance Championship 2022|
|place||University Ridge Golf Club, Madison, Wisconsin (USA)|
|prize money||$2.4 million|
|defending champion||jerry kelly|
|headliners||Jim Furyk, Jerry Kelly|
|german speaking beginner||Alex Sejka, Bernhard Langer|
Challenge Tour: Empowered Challenge
The Challenge Tour meets in Girona, Spain, this week to determine the winner of the Emporda Challenge. Seven German golfers want to take advantage of this opportunity and play for good placements under the Spanish sun. There is also a total prize money of 250,000 euros. Last year, Julian Brun was successful in securing the victory.
El á llega a la Costa Brava en el Momento Mas Elgido del Challenge Tour.
— rfegolf (@rfegolf) 3 June 2022
|Challenge Tour||Empord Challenge 2022|
|place||Empord Golf, Girona, Spain|
|prize money||250,000 euros|
|defending champion||Julian Brun|
|headliners||Xavier Sainz, Daniel Hillier|
|german speaking beginner||Mark Hammer, Max Rotlough, Nick Bachem, Timo Wahlenkamp, Dominic Fuss, Alan John, Jonas Kolbing, Timon Baltl (auto), Martin Vigele (aut) and Niklas Regner (auto)|
Korn Ferry Tour: Presented by BMW Charity Pro-Am TD SYNNEX
At the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by TD SYNNEX, celebrities, professional and amateur golfers will once again join the golf course to raise money for local charities. Last year Mito Pereira won the tournament. Apart from German Thomas Rosenmüller, prominent personalities are also part of the party. Among others, LPGA Hall of Fame golfer Amy Alcott and country musician George Birge will debut.
— BMW Charity Pro-Am Presented by TD SYNNEX (@BMWCharityProAm) 5 June 2022
|Korn Ferry Tour||BMW Charity Pro-Am TD SYNNEX 2022 . submitted by|
|place||Thornblade Club, Greer, South Carolina (USA)|
|defending champion||mito pereira|
|german speaking beginner||Thomas Rosenmuller|
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