CHICAGO ROUND 1 RECAP: DJ STAYS HOT, SHOOTS 63; 4 ACES TAKE TEAM LEAD
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (September 16, 2022) – Dustin Johnson hasn’t cooled off. Neither has his 4 Aces GC. As a result, both the captain and his team are in familiar territory after Friday’s first round at the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago.
LIV Golf Supports Illinois Youth Ahead of LIV Golf Invitational Chicago at Rich Harvest Farms
Support is Part of LIV to Give, LIV Golf’s Charitable Giving Platform Throughout the United States and Around the Globe. Sergio Garcia, Henrik Stenson, Charles Howell III, Sam Horsfield and James Piot Also Host Golf Clinics, Including an Event for Individuals with Special Needs
Sugar Grove, IL (September 14, 2022) – In advance of this week’s LIV Golf Invitational Chicago September 16-18 at Rich Harvest Farms, LIV Golf today announced support for the Kids Golf Foundation of Illinois, a youth charitable organization with impactful outreach programs that assist thousands of children each year throughout the state. This is the fifth consecutive LIV Golf charitable giving commitment made through its LIV to Give platform, which was announced with a $100 million commitment and support for education and career development, environmental sustainability, and golf programs that create positive change and enhance the well-being of communities now and in the future.
Chart-Topping Multi-Platinum Singer/Songwriter Jason Derulo to Perform Saturday Night at LIV Golf Invitational Chicago
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (September 13, 2022) – LIV Golf today announced that global pop superstar Jason Derulo will headline the live music entertainment performing the weekend of September 16-18 at the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago. The chart-topping multi-platinum singer/songwriter will entertain fans at Rich Harvest Farms on Saturday, September 17 to conclude day two of the three-day event in the groundbreaking LIV Golf Invitational Series.
Spain’s Puig to Make Pro Debut at LIV Golf Invitational Chicago
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (September 12, 2022) – Having played two LIV Golf events as one of the world’s top-ranked amateurs, Spain’s David Puig will make his professional debut at this week’s LIV Golf Invitational Chicago.
LIV Golf Invitational Chicago Welcomes Star-Studded Field to Rich Harvest Farms
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (September 12, 2022) – LIV Golf today announced the field for its fifth event of the year, the LIV Golf Invitational Chicago, teeing off September 16-18 at Rich Harvest Farms. The global field showcases seven No. 1-ranked players within their respective countries, 13 Olympians, 14 different nations and represents 22 combined major wins. Twenty of the field’s 48 players have 10 or more professional wins in their careers, including current and future stars of the game who have earned NCAA National Championships and U.S. Amateur Championships among their accomplishments.
LIV Golf Invitational Series Launched in June 2022 with New Formats, Teams, and More Than $250MM in Prize Purses
LIV Golf Investments Providing More Than $400MM in Total Seed Money for Eight Events to Take Place in London, Portland, New Jersey, Boston, Chicago, Bangkok, Jeddah
London and West Palm Beach (August 10, 2022) – LIV Golf Invitational Series launched in 2022 with the mission to modernize and supercharge the game of golf via expanded golf opportunities for fans and players alike. The eight-event series showcases an innovative new golf format that started in June 2022—and features teams playing for more than $250MM in prize purses.
LIV Golf Investments is providing more than $400MM in seed money for the series which is a building block for the next generation of golf. Each event consists of three rounds with 54 holes and no cut, as well as shotgun starts to ensure a faster and more exciting pace of play. As a result, players consistently play head-to-head against their rivals throughout the year, providing fans with an unmatched experience.
Fan research indicates a significant number of new fans are enticed by a faster paced, shorter variation and non-traditional format of play. With smaller fields, fewer rounds, fewer events, shorter playing windows and modified shotgun starts, these events have been designed with fans as the top priority.
NORMAN, Okla. – Jean-Paul Hebert of Texas and Jon Whithaus of Duke will serve as United States assistant coaches while the International assistants will be coached by Mikkel Bjerch-Andresen of Baylor and Norway and Diana Cantú of Maryland and Mexico at the 2021 Arnold Palmer Cup at Rich Harvest Farms. Longtime Arnold Palmer partner Rolex is continuing its more than 50-year relationship through its support of the matches which will be hosted by Rich Harvest Farms on June 11-13, 2021.
ORLANDO, Fl. – The initial committee selections for the 2021 Arnold Palmer Cup were announced on Golf Channel’s Golf Central today at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard at Bay Hill Club & Lodge. Three men and three women per side were named. Longtime Arnold Palmer partner Rolex is continuing its more than 50 year relationship through its support of the matches which will be hosted by Rich Harvest Farms on June 11-13, 2021.
NORMAN, Okla. – Greg Sands of Texas Tech and Kim Lewellen of Wake Forest will lead the United States while the International side will be coached by JC Deacon of Florida and Canada and Sofie Aagaard of Sweden and Cal Poly at the 2021 Arnold Palmer Cup at Rich Harvest Farms.
DeKALB, Ill. – Due to the coronavirus pandemic and in prioritizing the health and well-being of student-athletes, Northern Illinois University has joined the other 11 institutions of the Mid-American Conference to postpone all fall sports competitions for 2020, NIU and MAC officials announced Saturday.