3M Championship Golf 2016

3M Championship Golf is a professional Men’s golf championship tournament and part of 2016 Champions Tour. The official sponsorship for the tournament is 3M which is in Minneapolis to be played at TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, Minnesota. The tournament is organized as a part to raise charity money with the help of Senior Golf players in support of health care programs at Allina Health and donates 1.3 Million dollars yearly.

Kenny Perry wins the title in row and will be defending his title against the top Champion Tour finalist. The total prize fund to the tournament is 1.75 Million dollars with the winner's purse of 262,500 dollars.

With schedule of the event starts from 1st August as the tournament's first round takes place on 5th August till the final round of champions play on 7th August.

Irrespective to the title sponsors 3M the other sponsors of the tournament are Post It products, PGA Champions Tour, Charles Schwab Cup, Allina Health and Pioneer Press.

2016 Schedule

Friday August 1st - August 7th, 2016

Place: TPC Twin Cities, Blaine, MN

2016 Schedule of Events

Monday, August 1st

Pro-Am  

Tuesday, August 2nd

Practice Rounds. 

Wednesday, August 3rd

Pro-Am 

Thursday, August 4th

Pro-Am 

Friday, August 5th

First Round of Championship Play 

Saturday, August 6th - Valspar Day

Second Round of Championship Play 

Sunday, August 7th

Final Round of Championship Play

2016 Prize Money

  • Purse :$1,750,000
  • Winning Share :$262,500 

2016 Tickets

  • Good Any One-Day Ticket with Clubhouse Access - $30 (Monday through Sunday)
  • Pro-Am Tent (One-Day) - $200 (Friday, Saturday or Sunday)
  • Clubhouse - $200
  • Champions Club - $300
  • Executive Skybox - $1000

2016 Leaderboard

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Pos Name 1 2 3 Today Total Strokes Purse
                 
                 
                 
                 
                 

2016 Field / Players List

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3M Championship Golf Championship Facts

Tournament Information
Location Blaine, Minnesota
Established 1993, 21 years ago
Course(s) TPC Twin Cities
Par 72
Length 7,100 yards (6,500 m)
Tour(s) Champions Tour
Format Stroke play - 54 holes
(no cut)
Prize fund $1.75 million
Month played August
Tournament Record Score
Aggregate 191 David Frost (2010)
To par -25 David Frost (2010)
Current Champion
Kenny Perry

3M Championship Golf Past Champions

Year Dates Champion Country Winning score Margin Purse ($)
3M Championship
2015 Jul 31 - Aug 2 Kenny Perry United States 198 (−18) 4 strokes 1,750,000
2014 Aug 1-3 Kenny Perry United States 193 (-23) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2013 Aug 2-4 Tom Pernice, Jr. United States 199 (-17) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2012 Aug 3-5 Bernhard Langer Germany 198 (-18) 2 strokes 1,750,000
2011 Aug 5-7 Jay Haas United States 201 (-15) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2010 Aug 6-8 David Frost South Africa 191 (-25) 7 strokes 1,750,000
2009 Jul 10-12 Bernhard Langer Germany 200 (-16) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2008 Jul 18-20 R. W. Eaks United States 193 (-23) 6 strokes 1,750,000
2007 Aug 3-5 D. A. Weibring United States 198 (-18) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2006 Aug 4-6 David Edwards United States 204 (-12) 2 strokes 1,750,000
2005 Aug 5-7 Tom Purtzer United States 201 (-15) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2004 Aug 6-8 Tom Kite United States 203 (-13) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2003 Aug 8-10 Wayne Levi United States 205 (-11) 1 stroke 1,750,000
2002 Aug 9-11 Hale Irwin United States 204 (-13) 3 strokes 1,750,000
2001 Aug 10-12 Bruce Lietzke United States 207 (-9) 2 strokes 1,750,000
Coldwell Banker Burnet Classic
2000 Aug 4-6 Ed Dougherty United States 197 (-19) 2 strokes 1,600,000
1999 Jul 23-25 Hale Irwin United States 201 (-15) 2 strokes 1,500,000
1998* Aug 8-9 Leonard Thompson United States 134 (-10) Playoff 1,500,000
Burnett Senior Classic
1997 Jul 18-20 Hale Irwin United States 199 (-17) 2 strokes 1,350,000
1996 Jan 19-21 Vicente Fernández Argentina 205 (-11) 1 stroke 1,250,000
1995 Aug 11-13 Raymond Floyd United States 201 (-15) 1 stroke 1,100,000
1994 Aug 19-21 Dave Stockton United States 203 (-13) 1 stroke 1,050,000
1993 Jun 18-20 Chi-Chi Rodríguez United States 201 (-15) 2 strokes 1,050,000

Multiple Winners

3 Wins

  • Hale Irwin: 1997, 1999, 2002

2 Wins

  • Bernhard Langer: 2009, 2012

2015 Schedule

Friday Jul 31 - Sunday Aug 2, 2015

Place:TPC Twin Cities, Blaine, MN

2015 Schedule of Events

Monday, July 27th

1:00 pm Allianz Pro-Am. Teams of amateurs and pros compete for top honors.  

Tuesday, July 28th

9:00 am Practice Rounds. 
12:00 pm Accenture Executive Women's Pro-Am. 
6:30 pm EMC Draw Party Presented by CenturyLink.

Wednesday, July 29th

7:00 am EMC Pro-Am Presented by CenturyLink and World Wide Technology. Teams of amateurs and pros compete for top honors.  

Thursday, July 30th

7:00 am EMC Pro-Am Presented by CenturyLink and World Wide Technology. Teams of amateurs and pros compete for top honors. 

Friday, July 31st

10:30 am First Round of Championship Play. (time is approximate). 

Saturday, August 1st - Valspar Day

7:30 am Second Round of Championship Play. (time is approximate) 
The Greats of Golf Challenge. Presented by Post-It Brand Products will be the last 4 groups of the day
5:00 pm The Tavern Grill Volunteer Party (following play)

Sunday, August 2nd

9:30 am Final Round of Championship Play. (time is approximate)

Friday-Sunday: Pioneer Press Expo Tent. Open to everyone. 
Friday-Sunday: Family Fun Zone. Open to everyone

2015 Prize Money

  • Purse :$1,750,000
  • Winning Share :$262,500 

2015 Tickets

  • Good Any One-Day Ticket with Clubhouse Access - $30 (Monday through Sunday)
  • Pro-Am Tent (One-Day) - $200 (Friday, Saturday or Sunday)
  • Clubhouse - $200
  • Champions Club - $300
  • Executive Skybox - $1000

2015 Leaderboard

    Round        
Pos Name 1 2 3 Today Total Strokes Purse
1 Kenny Perry 69 61 68 -4 -18 198 $262,500
T2 Bernhard Langer 68 67 67 -5 -14 202 $128,042
T2 Scott Dunlap 67 67 68 -4 -14 202 $128,042
T2 Kevin Sutherland 69 65 68 -4 -14 202 $128,042
5 Marco Dawson 68 67 68 -4 -13 203 $83,125
6 Tom Lehman 64 71 69 -3 -12 204 $70,000
T7 Greg Kraft 69 69 67 -5 -11 205 $49,000
T7 Mike Goodes 69 68 68 -4 -11 205 $49,000
T7 Stephen Ames 72 65 68 -4 -11 205 $49,000
T7 Paul Goydos 72 65 68 -4 -11 205 $49,000
T7 Kirk Triplett 68 68 69 -3 -11 205 $49,000
T7 P.H. Horgan III 67 69 69 -3 -11 205 $49,000
T13 Corey Pavin 70 68 68 -4 -10 206 $32,375
T13 Wes Short Jr. 70 68 68 -4 -10 206 $32,375
T13 Tommy Armour III 71 66 69 -3 -10 206 $32,375
T13 Frank Esposito 71 66 69 -3 -10 206 $32,375
T17 Lee Janzen 75 66 66 -6 -9 207 $23,917
T17 Billy Andrade 69 69 69 -3 -9 207 $23,917
T17 Guy Boros 74 64 69 -3 -9 207 $23,917
T17 Scott McCarron 72 65 70 -2 -9 207 $23,917
T17 Scott Hoch 68 68 71 -1 -9 207 $23,917
T17 Esteban Toledo 69 67 71 -1 -9 207 $23,917
T23 David Frost 70 70 68 -4 -8 208 $17,938
T23 Jeff Sluman 68 70 70 -2 -8 208 $17,938
T23 Olin Browne 70 73 65 -7 -8 208 $17,938
T23 John Huston 69 68 71 -1 -8 208 $17,938
T27 Gene Sauers 70 70 69 -3 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Hal Sutton 69 71 69 -3 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Fred Funk 72 69 68 -4 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Steve Pate 71 69 69 -3 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Ian Woosnam 72 68 69 -3 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Bart Bryant 72 69 68 -4 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Mark Calcavecchia 71 70 68 -4 -7 209 $13,606
T27 Brad Bryant 70 69 70 -2 -7 209 $13,606
T35 Willie Wood 70 70 70 -2 -6 210 $10,500
T35 Larry Nelson 74 66 70 -2 -6 210 $10,500
T35 Steve Elkington 71 66 73 1 -6 210 $10,500
T38 Duffy Waldorf 70 70 71 -1 -5 211 $8,925
T38 Don Berry 72 67 72 E -5 211 $8,925
T38 Mark Brooks 72 70 69 -3 -5 211 $8,925
T38 Rod Spittle 70 72 69 -3 -5 211 $8,925
T38 John Cook 71 66 74 2 -5 211 $8,925
T43 Jay Don Blake 72 68 72 E -4 212 $6,825
T43 Jose Coceres 74 66 72 E -4 212 $6,825
T43 Tom Pernice Jr. 73 67 72 E -4 212 $6,825
T43 Gary Hallberg 70 71 71 -1 -4 212 $6,825
T43 Jerry Smith 74 68 70 -2 -4 212 $6,825
T43 Joey Sindelar 73 69 70 -2 -4 212 $6,825
T43 Steve Lowery 72 66 74 2 -4 212 $6,825
T50 Tom Watson 74 67 72 E -3 213 $4,638
T50 Joe Durant 69 70 74 2 -3 213 $4,638
T50 Roger Chapman 71 71 71 -1 -3 213 $4,638
T50 Blaine McCallister 72 67 74 2 -3 213 $4,638
T50 Jeff Coston 69 69 75 3 -3 213 $4,638
T50 Loren Roberts 70 72 71 -1 -3 213 $4,638
T56 John Harris 76 65 73 1 -2 214 $3,413
T56 Grant Waite 67 72 75 3 -2 214 $3,413
T56 Dan Forsman 73 70 71 -1 -2 214 $3,413
T56 Bob Gilder 75 69 70 -2 -2 214 $3,413
T56 John Inman 75 71 68 -4 -2 214 $3,413
T56 Skip Kendall 72 74 68 -4 -2 214 $3,413
62 Scott Verplank 79 69 67 -5 -1 215 $2,800
T63 Bobby Wadkins 71 70 75 3 E 216 $2,363
T63 Tom Byrum 74 69 73 1 E 216 $2,363
T63 Wayne Levi 76 68 72 E E 216 $2,363
T63 Rocco Mediate 70 67 79 7 E 216 $2,363
T67 Chien-Soon Lu 74 68 75 3 1 217 $1,838
T67 Jay Haas 72 74 71 -1 1 217 $1,838
T69 Larry Mize 78 67 73 1 2 218 $1,593
T69 Jay Delsing 74 73 71 -1 2 218 $1,593
T71 Carlos Franco 76 72 71 -1 3 219 $1,330
T71 Bob Tway 76 73 70 -2 3 219 $1,330
T71 Tom Jenkins 76 73 70 -2 3 219 $1,330
74 Jeff Hart 76 74 70 -2 4 220 $1,155
75 Scott Simpson 73 75 73 1 5 221 $1,085
76 Morris Hatalsky 76 73 74 2 7 223 $1,015
T77 Nolan Henke 77 71 78 6 10 226 $910
T77 Craig Stadler 75 78 73 1 10 226 $910
79 Tom Purtzer 78 72 80 8 14 230 $805
80 Peter Jacobsen 81 72 79 7 16 232 $753
81 Tom Kite 83 76 78 6 21 237 $718

2015 Field / Players List

Player Names
Ames, Stephen Goodes, Mike Nelson, Larry
Andrade, Billy Goydos, Paul Pate, Steve
Armour III, Tommy Haas, Jay Pavin, Corey
Berry, Don Hallberg, Gary Pernice Jr., Tom
Blake, Jay Don Harris, John Perry, Kenny
Boros, Guy Hart, Jeff Purtzer, Tom
Brooks, Mark Hatalsky, Morris Roberts, Loren
Browne, Olin Henke, Nolan Sauers, Gene
Bryant, Bart Hoch, Scott Short, Jr., Wes
Bryant, Brad Horgan III, P.H. Simpson, Scott
Byrum, Tom Huston, John Sindelar, Joey
Calcavecchia, Mark Inman, John Sluman, Jeff
Chapman, Roger Jacobsen, Peter Smith, Jerry
Coceres, Jose Janzen, Lee Spittle, Rod
Cook, John Jenkins, Tom Stadler, Craig
Coston, Jeff Kendall, Skip Sutherland, Kevin
Dawson, Marco Kite, Tom Sutton, Hal
Delsing, Jay Kraft, Greg Toledo, Esteban
Dunlap, Scott Langer, Bernhard Triplett, Kirk
Durant, Joe Lehman, Tom Tway, Bob
Elkington, Steve Levi, Wayne Verplank, Scott
Esposito, Frank Lowery, Steve Wadkins, Bobby
Forsman, Dan Lu, Chien Soon Waite, Grant
Franco, Carlos McCallister, Blaine Waldorf, Duffy
Frost, David McCarron, Scott Watson, Tom
Funk, Fred Mediate, Rocco Wood, Willie
Gilder, Bob Mize, Larry Woosnam, Ian