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
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
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
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