2014 China Tour - PGA Tour China Series

Event Overview:

China Tour- PGA TOUR China Series (PGA TOUR China), which is sanctioned by the General Administration of Sport of China, hosted by the China Golf Association (CGA) and PGA TOUR, and operated and promoted by China Olympic Sports Industry Co., Ltd. (COSI) is the national A-level sports event and the top Men’s professional golf tour in mainland China, providing open competition and a quality tour for elite players from China and other countries and the opportunity to advance to the world stage. China Tour-PGA TOUR China Series will feature two qualifying schools and 12 tournaments in 2014, beginning in April. The total purse of each tournament will be at least RMB 1,200,000. Similar to the NEC Series-PGA TOUR Latinoamérica and PGA TOUR Canada, China Tour-PGA TOUR China Series provides access to the Web.com Tour -- the pathway to the PGA TOUR -- for the season’s top players and awards Official World Ranking Points, which are the eligibility mechanism to participate in golf at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. With the official season beginning April 14, the first event set for Mission Hills.

Date

Time

Event

Venue

Monday 30 Mar.

07:10-15:30

Monday Q School

Sanbelt Trails Course

13:00-18:30

Official Practice Round

Sanbelt Trails Course

Tuesday 31 Mar.

07:10-18:30

Official Practice Round

Sanbelt Trails Course

14:00-15:00

PGA Tour China Series Press Conference

Function Room 1

15:30-16:30

Buick Open Press Conference

Function Room1

Wednesday 1 Apr.

07:10 - 12:00

Official Practice Round

Sanbelt Trails Course

12:30-18:30

Pro-Am

Sanbelt Trails Course

Thursday 2 Apr.

07:10-11:50

1st Round of Competition

Sanbelt Trails Course

Friday 3 Apr.

07:10-11:50

2nd Round of Competition

Sanbelt Trails Course

Saturday 4 Apr.

08:50-15:20

3rd Round of Competition

Sanbelt Trails Course

Sunday 5 Apr.

08:50-15:20

Final Round of Competition

Sanbelt Trails Course

15:20-15:30

Prize Presentation

18th green