The PGA Tour Latin America, the main men’s professional golf circuit in the region, is present in Colombia starting this Thursday with the presentation of the Volvo Golf Championship by Seguros del Estado, which will take place at the Club El Rincón de Cajicá course, until 5 of June.
With the participation of about 144 professionals from 21 countries and a purse of 175,000 dollars, the competition will have the support of Volvo as the main sponsor.
This season, which since December 2021 has brought the best of this sport to Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Brazil, Peru and Ecuador as part of its official calendar, will complete in our country the tenth of the 12 tournaments that will precede the grand final that It will take place at the end of June in the Riviera Maya with the 60 most outstanding players on the circuit.
The 72 holes of the event, played under the stroke play format, will be played for the second time at one of the best golf courses in America, which, in addition to being one of the sponsors of the golf meeting, celebrates 65 foundation years.
“Once again we will host a PGA Tour Latin America tournament and thanks to this event, players from various countries will begin their career towards the dream of reaching a professional golf circuit. Once again we will show the world why we have one of the best golf courses in the region, which will surely bring out the best talent in each participant”, said Juan Manuel Villegas, president of the El Rincón de Cajicá Club.
This joint effort will allow Colombia to show the world why it is one of the best venues in the region to host tournaments of this magnitude.