The Mackenzie Tour–PGA Tour Canada’s 2016 schedule will include 12 events from May to September, with two new tournaments and 10 returning events from 2015
The season will begin in May with the Freedom 55 Financial Open at Point Grey Golf and Country Club in Vancouver, with purses of $175,000 Cdn. for the first 11 events and a $200,000 purse for the season-ending Freedom 55 Financial Championship at Highland Country Club in London, Ont.
Also introduced was a new-look logo for the Mackenzie Tour.
“We are thrilled to support another great season of golf, helping the players build the confidence they need to succeed, while raising the profile of the Mackenzie Tour both on and off the course,” said Jeff Carney, president and chief executive officer of Mackenzie Investments.
Below is the 2016 Mackenzie Tour schedule:
Freedom 55 Financial Open, Point Grey G&CC, Vancouver, May 23-29
Bayview Place Island Savings Open, Uplands GC, Victoria, May 30-June 5
GolfBC Championship, Gallagher’s Canyon G&CC, Kelowna, B.C., June 6-12
SIGA Dakota Dunes Open, Dakota Dunes GL, Saskatoon, June 20-26
The Players Cup, Niakwa G&CC, Winnipeg, July 4-10
Staal Foundation Open, Whitewater GC, Thunder Bay, Ont., July 11-17
Oil Country Championship, Glendale G&CC, Edmonton, July 25-31
Syncrude Boreal Open, Fort McMurray GC, Fort McMurray, Alta., Aug. 1-7
ATB Financial Classic, Country Hills G&CC, Calgary, Aug. 8-14
National Capital Open, Hylands GC, Ottawa, Aug. 15-21
Cape Breton Open, Bell Bay GC, Baddeck, N.S., Aug. 29-Sept. 4
Freedom 55 Financial Championship, Highland CC, London, Ont., Sept. 12-18