The PGA Memorial Tournament was founded in 1976 by Jack Nicklaus. It is played on a course designed by him at the Muirfield Vintage Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. This year, the tournament begins on May 30th and end ends on June 2nd, 2019. It is being covered on CBS and the GOLF Channel. If you are in the country and have access to those channels, you are all set. If you are traveling or otherwise outside the country, you would need to use a VPN.
Beginning in 1976, the PGA Memorial Tournament has continuously played at the course we mentioned above. As with most tournaments, the first 2 days are practice rounds and the last 2 two days are to compete for the purse. The vision was for him to design a golf course in the Columbus area that embodied his personal and professional life as well as give back to the community where he was raised. That dream was fulfilled in May of 1976 with the first Memorial Tournament The par 72 course was of considerable length for its time, coming in at a distance of 7,072 yards. In 1966, Nicklaus first signaled his intent to host his own tournament and wanted it to have quite a bit of global interest like the Masters Tournament.
Let’s take a look at some of the top competitors in this tournament.
- Pat Perez
- Will Grimmer
- Dustin Johnson
- Rory McIlroy
- Adam Scott
- Gary Woodland
- Patrick Cantlay
- Joaquin Niemann
- Jason Day
- Bryson DeChambeau
- Tony Finau
As far as TV coverage goes, you can watch it on the GOLF Channel and CBS. That means you need to have a cable/satellite/streaming service subscription. For those that want to see it outside of the US, you would also need to use a VPN to connect to a server in the US. The steps to do this are simple.
- Sign up for ExpressVPN.
- Open a browser and proceed to the website for CBS or the GOLF channel.
- Enter your credentials. If you do not have them yet, sign up for an external service like Sling TV by using the same VPN.
- Connect and enjoy the PGA Memorial Tournament.
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