News & Multimedia

Brickyard Crossing Golf Course Course Rerouted Ahead of Inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim

The Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim officials announced that they will be rerouting the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course for the inaugural LPGA event in Indianapolis. The event is scheduled to take place September 5-9 and will feature the world’s best female golfers. 

The reroute will see traditional holes 7-10 inside the track become tournament holes 15-18, the procession of the remaining holes will also change. The decision to reroute the golf course was done to create a more impactful experience for players, spectators, and television viewers. 

“The change will give us the chance in year one to create images, memories and a progressive TV broadcast that will transcend the sport and appropriately showcase what we consider the most unique venue in tournament golf. We can’t wait to see one of the world’s best female golfers holing a putt on the new tournament hole 18, to win $300,000 and the inaugural IWiT Championship as the iconic Pagoda looks over us. All of our tournament partners share our enthusiasm for this change.” said Harry Hardy, Tournament Director. 

The Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim, will feature a full field of 144 players. While the official field list is not final until Tuesday, August 29, a number of the world’s best have already committed to play. Eleven out the twelve United States Solheim Cup players have confirmed their spot in the event, including World Number Two Lexi Thompson, KPMG Women’s PGA Championship Winner Danielle Kang, and fan favorites Paula Creamer and Michelle Wie. 

“We are delighted with the strength of the field and the support from top players for the inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship. For year one of the tournament we elected to go with a three day event to ensure we would have the strongest field possible for the golf fans of Indianapolis. The Women in Tech initiatives in connection with the tournament provide a compelling backdrop for the most recognizable names in women’s golf to play here at the Brickyard.” said Dan Towriss President and CEO of Guggenheim Life and Annuity. 

Tickets for the event start at $17 and children 17 and under get in free with a ticketed adult. Tuesday’s practice rounds and Wednesday's Pro-Am are free and open to the public. The event also has a number of volunteer opportunities still available. For more information about tickets, volunteering, and all other event details please visit www.iwitchamp.com.

Show More Show Less
Now Viewing
Indy Women in Tech Championship
 
Brickyard Crossing Golf Course Course Rerouted Ahead of Inaugural Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim
The Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim officials announced today that they will be rerouting the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course for the inaugural LPGA event in Indianapolis. The event is scheduled to take place September 4-9 and will feature the world’s best female golfers.
Read More
Related Media
Brickyard Crossing Golf Course
 
Brickyard Crossing Included on New-Look Pete Dye Golf Trail
Brickyard Crossing Golf Course, located on the grounds of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, is one of seven elite golf courses on the Pete Dye Golf Trail that was relaunced Friday, April 20. All seven courses were designed by Indiana resident Pete Dye, arguably the most influential golf course architect in the world over the last five decades.
Read More
Brickyard Crossing
 
Brickyard Crossing Pro Eager To Hear Tiger’s Roar at The Masters
Woods, 42, will play in The Masters for the first time since 2015 after recovering from back and knee injuries, and his game looks to be in great shape for a run at a fifth Masters title. That’s good news for the tournament and great news for golf, said Jeff Williams, PGA director of golf at Brickyard Crossing Golf Course on the grounds of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Read More
Indy Women in Tech Championship
 
Indy Women in Tech Championship Opens Volunteer Registration
Volunteer Registration is now open for the Indy Women in Tech (IWiT) Championship, the official full-field LPGA event returning to the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this August 13-19, 2018.
Read More
AMR
 
AMR Named Official Ambulance Provider of IMS, INDYCAR
The INDYCAR Safety Team, an industry leader in motorsports, now has title sponsorship from a national leader in emergency medical transport. American Medical Response (AMR) was named today to a multiyear partnership with INDYCAR and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. AMR will brand the INDYCAR Safety Team and provide emergency and non-emergency ground medical transportation services at IMS.
Read More
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
 
Mark Your Calendars Now for Diverse Lineup of 2018 Events at IMS
Indianapolis Motor Speedway fans should place the dates for all 2018 events at the Racing Capital of the World into their calendars, as you won’t want to miss any of the excitement of a schedule that features something for everyone.
Read More
Items 1 - 5 of 179
Latest Tweets
It's Pole day on @CrownRoyal Armed Forces Weekend & we can't wait to see you! Check out details on the day: https://t.co/yKQ6Db3YRK
May 21
 
We've created a new webpage that will help even an #Indy500 first-timer enjoy Race Day like a pro! Check it out:… https://t.co/kB4UhMmAKR
May 21