Beginning in 2016, Ivanhoe Club in the northwest Chicago suburb of Ivanhoe, Ill., which is very near Rust-Oleum’s corporate headquarters in Vernon Hills will hold the Championship. A three-year agreement for 2016-18 is in place. The 2016 Rust-Oleum Championship will be played the week of June 6-12.
The Rust-Oleum Championship field will feature 156 competitors and offer prize money of $600,000. Golf Channel will televise all four competitive rounds in the United States (June 9-12), with the event reaching a potential 93 million more households via the PGA TOUR’s international broadcasting operation.
Tickets: They will become available this spring. Good any day tickets will be sold for $20 with upgraded hospitality tickets available as well.
Volunteers: Nearly 500 volunteers will be needed to run a successful championship. The standard volunteer package is $35 and includes a logged golf shit and hat, credentials for the entire week of the championship, meals provided during each shift and (6) complimentary “Good-Any-Day” tickets.
For more information, please contact: Andrew Lamie, Tournament Coordinator, Rust-Oleum Championship at www.rustoleumchampionship.com or on MOBILE (603) 630-4849.