Champions Tour adds event in Montreal

Thursday, February 4, 2010

MONTREAL – The PGA Tour and Synchro Sports have reached a three-year deal for a Champions Tour event at Fontainebleau Golf Club in Boisbriand.

The inaugural 54-hole Montreal Championship, featuring a 78-player field, will be played July 2-4 at the ClubLink course designed by Graham Cooke and Darrell Huxham.

Synchro Sports will serve as the host organization and tournament promoter.

“With the enthusiasm I think we have, I believe it will be a huge success,” Champions Tour president Michael Stevens said Thursday. “I think we’ll be here for a while.” readers: We value your input and welcome your comments, but please be respectful in this forum.