2017 Marks 25th Anniversary of 3M Championship
The 2017 3M Championship is rapidly approaching and general admission will be free again this year. The 3M Championship features PGA TOUR Champions biggest names in a three-day tournament that runs from Friday, August 4- Sunday, August 6, 2017. Tournament week starts on Monday, July 31st with pro-ams and practice rounds Monday-Thursday.
After an exciting playoff win last year, Joe Durant will return to try to defend his title against a field that includes two-time champion Bernhard Langer, Steve Stricker, Tom Lehman and PGA TOUR Champions rookies David Toms and Steve Flesch.
The Post-It (R) Products Greats of Golf Challenge also returns for a 14th year. The tournament within the tournament features professional golf's legends, including Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Lee Trevino, in a team competition following play on Saturday, August 5th. World Golf Hall of Fame members Nancy Lopez, Hale Irwin and Ben Crenshaw also return for this fan-favorite event. Autograph sessions are planned for the morning prior to play.
The 3M Championship will donate $1.3 million in support of healthcare programs at Allina Health and has donated more than $25 million dollars since the tournament's inception in 1993.