valspar championship

 

Originally known as the Tampa Bay Classicit will now be called the Valspar Championship after several different changes in title sponsor since  it’s inception in 2000.  Valspar has signed a four year deal with the PGA.  It is annually held at the Copperhead Golf Course at the Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor.  The current purse is set at $5.7 million with the champion taking home $990,000.  They also walk away with 500 Fed Ex Cup points.

 

 

COURSE INFORMATION:

Copperhead Course

Copperhead Course, Innisbrook Resort

Palm Harbor, FL

Par: 71

Length: 7,340 yards

DID YOU KNOW?

  • Holes 16,17 and 18 are considered the “Snake Pit” and are ranked in the top 5 of finishing holes on the PGA Tour.

 

NOTABLE RECORDS:

  • MOST WINS: 2, K.J. Choi and Retief Goosen
  • COURSE RECORD: 61, Padraig Harrington
  • AGGREGATE SCORE: 266, Vijay Singh

 

 

WINNERS:

Year Winner Final Score Earnings ($)
Tampa Bay Championship presented by EverBank
2013 Kevin Streelman -10 990,000
Transitions Championship
2012 Luke Donald -13 990,000
2011 Gary Woodland -15 990,000
2010 Jim Furyk -13 972,000
2009 Retief Goosen (2) -8 972,000
PODS Championship
2008 Sean O’Hair -4 954,000
2007 Mark Calcavecchia -10 954,000
Chrysler Championship
2006 K. J. Choi (2) -13 954,000
2005 Carl Pettersson -9 954,000
2004 Vijay Singh -18 900,000
2003 Retief Goosen -12 864,000
Tampa Bay Classic presented by Buick
2002 K.J. Choi -17 468,000
Tampa Bay Classic
2001 John Huston -13 432,000

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