TIBURÓN GOLF CLUB SET TO HOST PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS CHUBB CLASSIC
Naples, Fla. (February 16, 2022) – Tiburón Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples is set to host this week’s PGA TOUR Champions Chubb Classic presented by SERVPRO, February 18-20. The Chubb Classic marks the third professional event Tiburón has hosted in three months following December’s QBE Shootout, which featured golfers from the PGA TOUR, and the LPGA Tour’s CME Group Tour Championship.
The 2022 Chubb Classic will be contested on the Black Course at Tiburón and will feature many of the game’s legends, including Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples, Jim Furyk, Ernie Els, Retief Goosen, and Jerry Kelly as well as World Golf Hall of Fame and Team Troon member Colin Montgomerie. Tiburón Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples is the only golf facility in the world to host LPGA Tour, PGA TOUR Champions and PGA TOUR-sanctioned tournaments over a three-month stretch. The CME Group Tour Championship and QBE Shootout were both played on Tiburón’s Gold Course.
2022 marks the 35th anniversary of the Chubb Classic, and the second straight year the event is being played at Tiburón. The tournament will air on Golf Channel on Friday at noon EST, Saturday at 3 p.m. EST, and Sunday at 3 p.m. EST.
For more information on The Chubb Classic, visit www.chubbclassic.com. For more information on Tiburón Golf Club at the Ritz-Carlton Resort, Naples, please call (239) 593-2214 or visit www.tiburonnaples.com.
About Tiburón Golf Club
Managed by Troon, Tiburón Golf Club is located in Naples, Florida and features two championship golf courses, the Gold and the Black, both designed by Greg Norman, a two-time Open Championship winner and former top ranked player in the world. Tiburón is home to the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship, PGA TOUR’s QBE Shootout, the PGA TOUR Champions Chubb Classic, and is consistently rated among the top 20 golf facilities in Florida by Golf Digest and GOLF Magazine. The 295-room Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples sits adjacent to the two award-winning courses, while the 450-room Ritz-Carlton beach hotel is just a few miles away. The semi-private club has been designated as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary by Audubon International. Tiburón’s 27,000-square foot Mediterranean-style clubhouse features three dining rooms, private member locker rooms and lounge areas, as well as an award-winning golf shop.
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