Jordan Spieth’s Hole-in-One at the 2015 BMW Championship Results in BMW Donation of Full, Four-Year BMW Evans Scholarship Worth $100,000 in Spieth’s Name

Jordan Spieth Trudy Hardy ESF John Kaczkowski 2015 BMW Championship HIO

Lake Forest, IL – September 18, 2015: On the first day of play at the 2015 BMW Championship, Jordan Spieth recorded a hole-in-one, resulting in the donation of another BMW Hole-In-One Scholarship, a full, four-year Evans Scholarship worth $100,000. Spieth aced the 2nd hole, his 11th hole of the day, on Wednesday, September 17 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL, with a  7-iron, from 184 yards.   Continue reading

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Updates announced for BMW Championship

BMW Championship at Conway Farms

First round play will resume at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 18.

Gates will open to spectators at 7:30 a.m. Due to current and expected inclement weather conditions, second round tee times are now scheduled from 9–11:01 a.m.

Parking locations for Friday, Sept. 18, have been moved. The following parking locations have been moved to Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois (1 Great America Parkway, Gurnee, IL 60031):

  • COMPLIMENTARY PUBLIC PARKING
  • BMW OWNER PARKING
  • HOSPITALITY (H- LOT) PARKING
  • PREFERRED PARKING

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Murray Brothers inducted into The Caddie Hall of Fame‏

Wednesday Sept 16, 2015. @Charles Cherney Photography

Wednesday Sept 16, 2015. @Charles Cherney Photography

Recognized for contributions to caddying following BMW Championship Pro-Am

By Gary Holaway, Vice President, Communications
Western Golf Association and Evans Scholars Foundation

LAKE FOREST, Illinois (September 16, 2015) – Actor Bill Murray and his five brothers – whose experiences as caddies at Indian Hill Club in Winnetka inspired the 1980 comedy classic, “Caddyshack” -were inducted into The Caddie Hall of Fame on Wednesday night at the 2015 BMW Championship following their participation in the Gardner Heidrick Pro-Am at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. Continue reading

BMW Signs On as Official Partner of USA GOLF Federation for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

BMW Signs On as Official Partner of USA GOLF Federation for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Partnership Extends Company’s Support of Golf Ahead of Sport’s Return to Olympic Games.

By Katie Kokkinos, BMW of North America, LLC and Chris Smith, PGA TOUR Business

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – September 16, 2015: BMW of North America, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), announced today that it will add the USA GOLF Federation to its roster of National Governing Body (NGB) partners in advance of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. BMW will provide mobility services including transportation assistance to the USA GOLF Federation leading up to and during the Rio 2016 Games. Continue reading