The Cologuard Classic is an annual golf tournament that is part of the PGA Tour Champions, which is a professional men’s senior golf tour for players aged 50 and over. The tournament takes place in Tucson, Arizona, and is held at the Omni Tucson National Resort. The Cologuard Classic is known for its impressive purse, which attracts top senior golfers from around the world. In this article, we’ll take a look at the purse breakdown and payouts for the 2023 Cologuard Classic.
The total purse for the 2023 Cologuard Classic is expected to be $1.7 million, which is a $100,000 increase from the previous year. The winner of the tournament will receive a payout of $255,000, which is a $15,000 increase from the 2022 winner’s payout. The winner will also receive 300 Charles Schwab Cup points, which are used to determine the overall champion of the PGA Tour Champions.
The breakdown of the payouts for the top 10 finishers is as follows:
- 1st place: $255,000
- 2nd place: $149,000
- 3rd place: $121,000
- 4th place: $85,000
- 5th place: $71,000
- 6th place: $59,000
- 7th place: $55,000
- 8th place: $51,000
- 9th place: $47,000
- 10th place: $43,000
It’s worth noting that the Cologuard Classic has a field of 78 players, which means that almost half of the participants will receive some form of payout. In fact, even the player who finishes in last place will receive a payout of $6,000.
In addition to the payouts, the Cologuard Classic also provides players with a number of other perks. For example, players will receive complimentary accommodations at the Omni Tucson National Resort, as well as a welcome reception and other social events. The tournament also offers a pro-am event that allows amateurs to play with the professional golfers, and there are a number of charitable events that take place throughout the week.
Overall, the 2023 Cologuard Classic is shaping up to be an exciting event for both players and fans. With a total purse of $1.7 million and a strong field of competitors, golf enthusiasts are sure to be in for a treat. The tournament will take place from March 3-5, 2023, and fans can watch live coverage on the Golf Channel.
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