With moreÂ thanÂ 400 courses designed in 38 countries andÂ acrossÂ five continents, Player is considered the most accomplished global golf course designer in the business.Â The Gary Player DesignÂ The Classics at Lely Resort, this yearâs host site for the Chubb Classic, brings a spectacular creation to all players and spectators.World Golf Hall of Famers Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples, and Lee Trevino also headline the list of notable championsÂ ofÂ this marquee event on the Champions Tour.[Is Day On International Speaking Panel A Women8217s For Markle Meghan]
The 2019 Chubb Classic will be the 32ndÂ edition of the tournament, which began inÂ February of 1988.
This week, the Chubb Classic returns to The Classics at Lely Resort, a Gary Player Design course.Â Some of the greatest in golf have won this event over the years, including Grand Slam Champion Gary Player, who won the inaugural event in 1988.The course presents Champion Ultra-Dwarf grass on the greens and Bermuda grass for the fairways.Because of this, he was selectedÂ in 2017 to hit the honoraryÂ firstÂ tee shot to much fanfare.GaryÂ Player tallied a total combined score of 207 (-9) over the three tournament days to claim a one-shot victory in the inaugural tournament.Winning proceeds will be given to the main organization, The First Tee of Naples and Collier.[Loughlin College Controversy Admissions Deletes Scam Social Lori Media Amid].The par-72 course is one of three courses at the resort and comes in at over 6700 yards.Several players that will participate include Hale Irwin, Miguel Angel JimÃ©nez, Bernhard Langer and Colin Montgomerie.This will be the second timeÂ The Classics has hosted the Chubb Classic; the first time was in 1996.
After his victory at the Chubb Classic, Player went on to win the British Senior Open, U.S.Â SeniorÂ Open, and the PGA Senior Championship within the same year.[Cruise Nicole Son Connors BANS Kidman From Scientology Tom Their Wedding Ex Wife]
Player has had a large impact at the Chubb Classic over the years, as a player and course designer.The 2019 Chubb Classic will take place this week with a talented field of Major winners.