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2013 Reno-Tahoe Open

Big names are among the 132-player field for the Reno-Tahoe Open!

Former champions hitting the course, July 29 – August 4, include Padraig Harrington, David Duval, Mike Weir, Rich Been and Davis Love III. Eight former Reno-Tahoe Open champions will be aiming for another title – including defending champion J.J. Henry!

Returning favorites at the Open include Women’s Day presented by Barrick Gold to kick off the week, the Pro-Am playing opportunity featuring Doctors Supporting Troops, the University of Nevada’s Pack Pavilion, the wild and wacky Loudmouth Lounge (21 & older), the Mirassou Wine Walk, children’s activities and so much more! The RTO will again Salute the Troops by hosting many on-site events just for members of the military including the famous Patriots’ Outpost hospitality suite on the 9th green, presented by GE.

Event Highlights

IMG_9632When: July 29-Aug 4

Where: Montreux Golf and Country Club (par 72, 7,472 yards)

Purse: $3 million (first place, $540,000)

Who: 132 players – check out the complete list!

Tickets: Season badge (week-long ticket) is $65. Daily tickets are $20. Visit renotahoeopen.com/tickets for other ticket package options. Children 15-under are free with an accompanying adult.

TV: The Golf Channel, Thursday-Friday, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3-6 p.m.; Sunday, 4-6 p.m.

Ladies First!

Women’s Day returns, Sunday July 28th at Montrêux Golf & Country Club. Welcome back the incredible LPGA legend Annika Sorenstam as she puts on another of her memorable golf demonstrations, and join us in greeting for the first time the fascinating Lisa “Longball” Vlooswyk, the 7-time Canadian Women’s Long Drive Champion who will show us a thing or two about hitting the ball and then give a motivational speech while attendees enjoy an amazing meal.

Two FREE Parking Opportunities

As in years past, public parking is offered for $5 per vehicle, however this year, carpooling vehicles with four or more passengers will be able topark for FREE! Additionally, guests who bring two or more non-perishable food to donate to the Food Bank of Northern Nevada will be guaranteed free parking. All parking will be available at Galena High School, located off of Mt. Rose Highway, and free shuttles to Montrêux will be provided.

Buy tickets now!

Reno Tahoe USA is happy to extend the opportunity to receive $5.00 off a “Good Any-Day” ticket, (no limit on how many you can purchase). Click here to purchase and enter promotional code RSCVA13 to activate the discount.

How to Score Discounts to the Reno-Tahoe Open

The Reno-Tahoe Open is recognized as a favorite stop on the PGA TOUR, the 15th annual Reno-Tahoe Open is one of only 45 cities to host the PGA TOUR and the only one offering the exciting Modified Stableford playing format! This exicting format encourages the professionals to shoot for the pin every time which creates more excitement for spectators. Besides the lion’s share of a $3 million dollar purse, 300 FedExCup points goes to the tournament winner. The stunning Montrêux Golf & Country Club is northern Nevada’s only Jack Nicklaus Signature Design course and provides a challenging, yet beautiful, test for the top notch PGA TOUR professionals.

RTO credit Talbot PhotographyUSE OUR DISCOUNT CODE

Reno Tahoe USA is happy to extend the opportunity to receive $5.00 off a “Good Any-Day” ticket, (no limit on how many you can purchase).  Click here to purchase and enter promotional code RSCVA13 to activate the discount.

VOLUNTEER

Gain a true “inside the ropes” experience behind a PGA TOUR event by becoming a volunteer!  The RTO cannot operate without an amazing force of volunteers and they could use help for a variety of positions throughout the event (July 29-August 4).  Even if you can’t volunteer, you can still help by forwarding this opportunity to friends, family or organizations that you are affiliated with.

For more information about being a volunteer, or to sign up, call 775.322.3900 or click here

ENTER TO WIN

Enter our ticket giveaway! Each winner (20) will receive 2 General Admission tickets, valid for any single day of the tournament. Note: Children ages 15 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Contest Ends July 15, 2013