The ATB Financial Classic has moved to Calgary from Edmonton and the PGA Tour Canada event will be played the week of June 17-23 at Country Hills Golf Club.
“We are thrilled to continue the partnership with ATB Financial and Telus to bring professional golf to Calgary,” said PGA Tour Canada president Jeff Monday.
“We are confident that having this tournament on the PGA Tour Canada schedule will create a bigger impact in the Calgary community and be a marquee event on the tour,” he said.
The tour intends to have the ATB Financial Classic become a permanent PGA TOUR Canada stop in Calgary starting in 2014, rotating among prominent golf courses in Calgary area.
Also announced on Wednesday was the 2013 tournament Charity, Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta.
Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames and his wife Lauren have been named honourary tournament chairs for their ongoing support of Habitat for Humanity.