The Tucson Conquistadores, hosts of the PGA TOUR Champions’ Cologuard Classic announced tickets are now on sale for the 2019 tournament, scheduled to be played February 25 – March 3rd at Omni Tucson National Resort.
General admission tickets are $35 per person/per day for the tournament days of Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday tickets include admission to the Friday night concert – the performing artist will be announced at a later date. Discounts are available for multi-day general admission ticket purchases. In addition to general admission tickets, hospitality packages are also now on sale including the Conquistador Club with venues on the 9th and 16th greens and the Founders Club on the par-3 16th hole. For businesses and individuals looking to host clients or larger groups, Champions Suites and The Cabanas are available on the 18th hole. Hospitality, Champions Suites and The Cabana packages offer a wide range of food and beverage options, VIP seating, enhanced viewing areas and other additional benefits.
More information, pricing and purchase options for all ticket packages can be found on the tournament website, www.cologuardclassic.com <http://www.cologuardclassic.com>.
The Cologuard Classic features a 78-player field competing for a $1.7 million purse with $255,000 and 255 Charles Schwab Cup points for the winner. The no-cut format includes three days of competition (Friday-Sunday) with players participating in pro-am events on Wednesday and Thursday. Tournament proceeds benefit youth athletic programs in Southern Arizona.
The Tucson Conquistadores are the host organization of the Cologuard Classic. Since their inception in 1962, the Conquistadores have contributed more than $35 million to youth athletic programs in-and-around Tucson.
2019 marks the second year of the Cologuard Classic, named after Wisconsin-based Exact Sciences’ noninvasive at-home colon cancer screening test for average risk individuals 50 years or older, and the fifth year the Conquistadores have partnered with the PGA TOUR Champions. To coincide with the kickoff of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, tournament week will feature numerous events to raise awareness for the disease.
Tournament champions over the first four years include: Marco Dawson in 2015, Woody Austin in 2016, Tom Lehman in 2017 and Steve Stricker in 2018.
The 2019 Cologuard Classic will be broadcast on Golf Channel, Friday – Sunday (March 1-3). For tickets and more information on the Cologuard Classic, visit www.cologuardclassic.com <http://www.cologuardclassic.com>.