Champions Tour adds Montreal Championship

The PGA Tour and Synchro Sports have reached a three-year deal

for a Champions Tour event at Fontainebleau Golf Club in


The inaugural 54-hole Montreal Championship, featuring a

78-player field, will be played July 2-4 at the ClubLink course

designed by Graham Cooke and Darrell Huxham.

Synchro Sports will serve as the host organization and

tournament promoter.

“With the enthusiasm I think we have, I believe it will be a

huge success,” Champions Tour president Michael Stevens said

Thursday. “I think we’ll be here for a while.”