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at East Lake Golf Club

22nd - 25th August 2019

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Tour Championship at East Lake 2019 Tickets, Golf & Accommodation Experiences

East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta, Georgia

The Tour Championship is the final event of the PGA Tour season and the climax of the FedEx Cup, making it one of the most lucrative tournaments on the tour.

East Lake Golf Club is the permanent host of the coveted event which is contested by a reduced, exclusive field who are all looking to improve their FedEx rankings and end of season pay cheques.

Head to East Lake in 2019 for an unforgettable experience where the biggest names in golf will be battling it out to win the FedEx Cup.

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About the Tour Championship

The Tour Championship is unique in the fact that it is part of a four tournament playoff for the FedEx Cup. Following The Northern Trust Dell Technologies Championship and the BMW Championship, the 30 golfers with the leading points in the FedEx ranking will head to East Lake to play for the coveted FedEx Cup.

The prize money for the tournament is just over $1 million but to win the FedEx Cup will bag the players an extra $10 million, making this tournament huge or the 30 competitors.

Thanks to the way the rankings work, the field is always full of the world’s best players, especially those who have maintained great form for that season, recent winners include Xander Schauffele, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth.

Tournament Statistics

2018 Winner: Tiger Woods (-11, $1,620,000 Prize Money)
Lowest 72 Hole Score: -27 (Tiger Woods, 2007)
Most Wins: 3 (Tiger Woods: 1999,2007 & 2018)

Tournament History

Year Champion Country Score Prize Money
2018 Toger Woods USA USA -11 $1,620,000
2017 Xander Schauffele USA USA -12 $1,575,000
2016 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland Northern Ireland -12 $1,530,000
2015 Jordan Spieth USA USA -9 $1,485,000
2014 Billy Horschel USA USA -11 $1,440,000
2013 Henrik Stenson Sweden Sweden -13 $1,440,000
2012 Brandt Snedeker USA USA -10 $1,440,000
2011 Bill Haas USA USA -8 $1,440,000
2010 Jim Furyk USA USA -8 $1,350,000
2009 Phil Mickelson USA USA -9 $1,350,000
2008 Camilo Villegas Columbia Columbia -7 $1,260,000
2007 Tiger Woods USA USA -23 $1,260,000
2006 Adam Scott Australia Australia -11 $1,170,000
2005 Bart Bryant USA USA -17 $1,170,000
2004 Retief Goosen South Africa South Africa -11 $1,080,000
2003 Chad Campbell USA USA -16 $1,080,000

About East Lake Golf Club

Home course to the late and legendary Bobby Jones, the oldest course in Atlanta and previous host of the Ryder Cup, there is no doubting the prestige of East Lake Golf Club.

However history isn’t its only weapon, with a design laid out by Donald Ross and then refined by Rees Jones, many golfing geniuses have contributed to the beautiful layout.

Immaculate fairways, ever-present water, a majestic clubhouse and a seriously tough scorecard all add to the appeal and help make the Tour Championship a special event year after year.

Course: East Lake Golf Club
Par: 70
Yardage: 7,346 Yards
Designed by: Donald Ross, Rees Jones
Opened: 1904
Previously hosted: Ryder Cup (1963)

Weather for the Tour Championship
The month of September is a fantastic time to visit Atlanta, which is approaching the end of the warmest half of the year. The average temperature for Atlanta in Georgia is 23 C, with potential highs of 28 C, definitely warm enough to get the shorts on.

Getting There
The closest airport to East Lake is Atlanta International Airport which is just 25 minutes away. A taxi from the airport to East Lake will cost around $70. There are daily flights to Atlanta from London flying with either Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, American Airlines or Delta Airlines.

2019 Tour Championship Dates

Tour Championship Tuesday


Practice Day - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Tue, 20/08/2019 at 9:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Tue, 20/08/2019 6:00 p.m.
East Lake Golf Club
Atlanta, Georgia

Tour Championship Wednesday


Practice Day - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Wed, 21/08/2019 at 9:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Wed, 21/0/2019 6:00 p.m.
East Lake Golf Club
Atlanta, Georgia


Round 1 - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Thu, 22/08/2019 at 7:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Thu, 22/08/2019 6:00 p.m.
Atlanta, Georgia
£1195 -


Round 2 - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Fri, 23/08/2019 at 7:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Fri, 23/08/2019 6:00 p.m.
Atlanta, Georgia
£1195 -


Round 3 - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Sat, 24/08/2019 at 7:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Sat, 24/08/2019 6:00 p.m.
Atlanta, Georgia
£1195 -


Round 4 - exact tee-times of those playing are released on the day
Gates Open:
Sun, 25/08/2019 at 7:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Sun, 25/08/2019 6:00 p.m.
Atlanta, Georgia
£1195 -

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