LPGA Tour Returns to Southeast Florida | LPGA
The LPGA tour returns to Southeast Florida while the Boca Rio Golf Club will host Gainbridge LPGA in Boca Rio in January 2022
Gainbridge LPGA in Boca Rio returns to their Boca Raton home January 27-30
BOCA RATON, Florida, September 14, 2021 – Tournament officials announced today that Boca Rio Golf Club in Boca Raton, Florida will return to host the 2022 Gainbridge LPGA in Boca Rio. The Gainbridge LPGA in Boca Rio will feature a field of 120 players competing for $ 2 million in prize money, running Thursday through Sunday, April 27-30. January, take place.
“We are very excited to continue our work with the LPGA Tour and return to the Boca Rio Golf Club for the Gainbridge LPGA 2022 in Boca Rio,” said Dan Towriss, President and CEO of Group 1001, Gainbridge’s parent company. “In the first two years of the tournament we established the Gainbridge LPGA as a world class championship. It is an honor for us to support women’s golf and to offer the best players in the game a platform to showcase their talents to their fans all over the world. “
“We’re excited to welcome the world’s best women golfers back to Boca Rio Golf Club in January for the Gainbridge LPGA 2022 in Boca Rio,” said Elliott Wallace, President of Boca Rio Golf Club. “The 2020 opening event was a tremendous success for the Southeast Florida community. We look forward to welcoming the players and local fans back to Boca Rio next January. “
Boca Rio Golf Club, founded in 1967 and designed by Robert von Hagge, is just six kilometers from the Atlantic Ocean on 200 acres of native Florida wilderness. Boca Rio, a member-owned luxury golf club, is a hilly golf course with undulating greens and white sand bunkers with no built-up lots.
The 2021 Gainbridge LPGA was held at Lake Nona Golf and Country Club in Orlando, Florida in late February when Nelly Korda took her fourth LPGA Tour win at 16 under par. The victory was her first on American soil and in the presence of her parents. Korda’s victory also marked the second time in the history of the LPGA Tour that the sisters had won consecutive events. Her older sister Jessica won the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions in January for the season opener.
Ticket information for the Gainbridge LPGA 2022 in Boca Rio will be announced at a later date. For more information on the Gainbridge LPGA 2022 in Boca Rio, please visit www.GainbridgeLPGA.com.