PGA Tour releases 2010 schedule
The PGA Tour released its 2010 schedule, which includes 37 regular-season events and the four Playoff Series events to decide the FedEx Cup champion.
The FedEx Cup season opens the week of Jan. 4-10 with the SBS Championship at Kapalua, Hawaii, and will conclude with the Sept. 23-26 Tour Championship in Atlanta.
“Despite difficult economic times, we once again have a full slate of events,’’ commissioner Tim Finchem said in a news release.
Among the changes:
• The Greenbrier Classic debuts on July 29-Aug. 1 at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
• The Turning Stone Resort Championship moves from the Fall Series to the FedEx Cup on Aug. 5-8.
• The Reno-Tahoe Open moves to July 15-18, opposite the British Open.
The Fall Series will be announced later.
|Jan. 7-10||SBS Championship||Kapalua, Hawaii|
|Jan. 14-17||Sony Open in Hawaii||Honolulu|
|Jan. 20-24||Bob Hope Classic||La Quinta, Calif.|
|Jan. 25-31||Century Club of San Diego Invitational||La Jolla, Calif.|
|Feb. 4-7||Northern Trust Open||Pacific Palisades, Calif.|
|Feb. 11-14||AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am||Pebble Beach, Calif.|
|Feb. 18-21||WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship||Marana, Ariz.|
|Feb. 18-21||Mayakoba Golf Classic||Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Feb. 25-28||FBR Open||Scottsdale, Ariz.|
|March 4-7||Honda Classic||Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.|
|March 11-14||WGC-CA Championship||Doral, Fla.|
|March 11-14||Puerto Rico Open||Rio Grande, Puerto Rico|
|March 18-21||Transitions Championship||Palm Harbor, Fla.|
|March 25-28||Arnold Palmer Invitational||Orlando, Fla.|
|April 1-4||Shell Houston Open||Humble, Texas|
|April 8-11||The Masters||Augusta, Ga.|
|April 15-18||Verizon Heritage||Hilton Head Island, S.C.|
|April 22-25||Zurich Classic of New Orleans||Avondale, La.|
|April 29-May 2||Quail Hollow Championship||Charlotte, N.C.|
|May 6-9||The Players Championship||Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.|
|May 13-16||Valero Texas Open||San Antonio|
|May 20-23||HP Byron Nelson Championship||Irving, Texas|
|May 27-30||Crowne Plaza Invitational||Fort Worth, Texas|
|June 3-6||The Memorial Tournament||Dublin, Ohio|
|June 10-13||St. Jude Classic||Memphis, Tenn.|
|June 17-20||U.S. Open||Pebble Beach, Calif.|
|June 24-27||Travelers Championship||Cromwell, Conn.|
|July 1-4||AT&T National||Newton Square, Pa.|
|July 8-11||John Deere Classic||Silvis, Ill.|
|July 15-18||British Open||St. Andrews, Scotland|
|July 15-18||Legends Reno-Tahoe Open||Reno, Nev.|
|July 22-25||RBC Canadian Open||Etobicoke, Ontario|
|July 29-Aug. 1||Greenbrier Classic||White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.|
|Aug. 5-8||WGC-Bridgestone Invitational||Akron, Ohio|
|Aug. 5-8||Turning Stone Resort Championship||Verona, N.Y.|
|Aug. 12-15||PGA Championship||Kohler, Wis.|
|Aug. 19-22||Wyndham Championship||Greensboro, N.C.|
|Aug. 26-29||The Barclays||Paramus, N.J.|
|Sept. 3-6||Deutsche Bank Championship||Norton, Mass.|
|Sept. 9-12||BMW Championship||Lemont, Ill.|
|Sept. 23-26||The Tour Championship||Atlanta|
|Oct. 1-3||Ryder Cup||Newport, South Wales|