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The Honda Classic

NameThe Honda Classic
LocationPalm Beach Gardens, Florida
Establishment1972
CoursePGA National Resort & Spa (Champion Course)
Par70
Yardage7,241 yards
TourPGA Tour
FormatStroke play
Purse$5,700,000
Month PlayedMarch
Aggregate264 Justin Leonard (2003)
To-par-24 Justin Leonard (2003)
Current ChampionZA Rory Sabbatini

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The Honda Classic is a PGA Tour golf tournament that is played each March in Florida. It was founded in 1972 as the Jackie Gleason's Inverrary Classic. In 1981, American Motors (AMC) backed the tournament. Since 1982, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. (Honda) has been the title sponsor.

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Classic and Performance Car--Other significant highlights included, £77000 for the 1934 Alvis Speed 20SB Tourer and £40700 for Jenson Button's beautiful -Honda- S600. ... - Date : Wed, 27 Oct 2010 15:26:18 GMT+00:00
ClubLink Acquires Heron Bay Golf Club in Coral Springs, Florida - MarketWatch (press release) Tweet this news
MarketWatch (press release)--From 1997 to 2002, it hosted the PGA Tour's -Honda Classic-, crowning champions Stuart Appleby, Mark Calcavecchia, Vijay Singh, Dudley Hart, Jesper Parnevik ... - Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2010 20:42:12 GMT+00:00
Nissan launches its con-attack on “green” vehicles - ffog.net Tweet this news
ffog.net--Nissan, the third largest Japanese automaker, is trying to make up lost time on his major rivals Toyota and -Honda- vehicles in the segment of “green” which ... - Date : Wed, 27 Oct 2010 04:10:25 GMT+00:00
Sam Saunders set for Q-school process in Port St. Lucie - Orlando Sentinel (blog) Tweet this news
Orlando Sentinel (blog)--Saunders' high points came last spring, when he tied for 17th at -the Honda Classic- in Palm Beach Gardens, then played all four days on his Bay Hill home ... - Date : Wed, 27 Oct 2010 18:14:36 GMT+00:00
American Honda Announces CBR250R - Cycle News Tweet this news
Cycle News--Suzuki's entry in that displacement is the $3999 TU250, which is a standard bike with -classic- styling, including spoked wheels, a round headlight, ... - Date : Wed, 27 Oct 2010 16:44:03 GMT+00:00
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Bleacher Report---The Honda Classic- was taking place that week on the PGA Tour, which is an event that has been a pillar of the Florida swing for many years, ... - Date : Tue, 26 Oct 2010 18:50:02 GMT+00:00
Bud Ekins Collection to be Offered at Classic California Sale - Motorcyclist Magazine Tweet this news
Motorcyclist Magazine--Motorcycles featured within the 2010 -Classic- California Auction include models from Bimota, Ducati, -Honda-, Matchless and Norton, as well as a Valentino ... - Date : Thu, 28 Oct 2010 00:10:12 GMT+00:00

Player participation :
Years No. Venue City State
2007 11 5 PGA National Resort & Spa
(Champion Course)
Palm Beach Gardens Florida
2003 06 4 Country Club at Mirasol Palm Beach Gardens Florida
1997 2002 6 TPC at Heron Bay Coral Springs Florida
1996 1 TPC Eagle Trace Coral Springs Florida
1992 95 4 Weston Hills Golf and C.C. Weston Florida
1984 91 8 TPC Eagle Trace Coral Springs Florida
1972 83 11 Inverrary Golf Club Lauderhill Florida

Player participation :
The Honda Classic
2011 Rory Sabbatini South Africa 271 -9 1,026,000 5,700,000
2010 Camilo Villegas Colombia 267 -13 1,008,000 5,600,000
2009 Y.E. Yang South Korea 271 -9 1,008,000 5,600,000
2008 Ernie Els South Africa 274 -6 990,000 5,500,000
2007 Mark Wilson United States 275 -5 990,000 5,500,000
2006 Luke Donald England 276 -12 990,000 5,500,000
2005 Pádraig Harrington Republic of Ireland 274 -14 990,000 5,500,000
2004 Todd Hamilton United States 276 -12 900,000 5,000,000
2003 Justin Leonard United States 264 -24 900,000 5,000,000
2002 Matt Kuchar United States 269 -19 630,000 3,500,000
Honda Classic
2001 Jesper Parnevik Sweden 270 -18 576,000 3,200,000
2000 Dudley Hart United States 269 -19 522,000 2,900,000
1999 Vijay Singh Fiji 277 -11 468,000 2,600,000
1998 Mark Calcavecchia United States 270 -18 324,000 1,800,000
1997 Stuart Appleby Australia 274 -14 270,000 1,500,000
1996 Tim Herron United States 271 -17 234,000 1,300,000
1995 Mark O'Meara United States 275 -9 216,000 1,200,000
1994 Nick Price Zimbabwe 276 -8 198,000 1,100,000
1993 Fred Couples United States 207* -9 198,000 1,100,000
1992 Corey Pavin United States 273 -15 198,000 1,100,000
1991 Steve Pate United States 279 -9 180,000 1,000,000
1990 John Huston United States 282 -6 180,000 1,000,000
1989 Blaine McCallister United States 266 -22 144,000 800,000
1988 Joey Sindelar United States 276 -12 126,000 700,000
1987 Mark Calcavecchia United States 279 -9 108,000 600,000
1986 Kenny Knox United States 287 -1 90,000 500,000
1985 Curtis Strange United States 275 -13 90,000 500,000
1984 Bruce Lietzke United States 280 -8 90,000 500,000
Honda Inverrary Classic
1983 Johnny Miller United States 278 -10 72,000 400,000
1982 Hale Irwin United States 269 -19 72,000 400,000
American Motors Inverrary Classic
1981 Tom Kite United States 274 -14 54,000 300,000
Jackie Gleason-Inverrary Classic
1980 Johnny Miller United States 274 -14 54,000 300,000
1979 Larry Nelson United States 274 -14 54,000 300,000
1978 Jack Nicklaus United States 276 -12 50,000 250,000
1977 Jack Nicklaus United States 275 -13 50,000 250,000
1976 No tournament. Instead, the Inverrary Golf Club hosted The Players Championship
1975 Bob Murphy United States 273 -15 52,000 260,000
1974 Leonard Thompson United States 278 -10 52,000 260,000
Jackie Gleason Inverrary-National Airlines Classic
1973 Lee Trevino United States 279 -9 52,000 260,000
Jackie Gleason's Inverrary Classic
1972 Tom Weiskopf United States 278 -10 52,000 260,000

PGA Tour events

Major championshipsThe Masters * U.S. Open * The Open Championship (British Open) * PGA Championship
Other FedEx Cup tournamentsSBS Championship * Sony Open in Hawaii * Bob Hope Classic * Farmers Insurance Open * Northern Trust Open * AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am * WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship * Mayakoba Golf Classic at Riviera Maya-Cancun * Waste Management Phoenix Open * The Honda Classic * WGC-CA Championship * Puerto Rico Open * Transitions Championship * Arnold Palmer Invitational * Shell Houston Open * Verizon Heritage * Zurich Classic of New Orleans * Quail Hollow Championship * The Players Championship * Valero Texas Open * HP Byron Nelson Championship * Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial * Memorial Tournament * St. Jude Classic * Travelers Championship * AT&T National * John Deere Classic * Reno-Tahoe Open * RBC Canadian Open * Greenbrier Classic * WGC-Bridgestone Invitational * Turning Stone Resort Championship * Wyndham Championship
FedEx Cup playoff eventsThe Barclays * Deutsche Bank Championship * BMW Championship * The Tour Championship
Featured eventsCIMB Asia Pacific Classic Malaysia * WGC-HSBC Champions
Fall SeriesViking Classic * McGladrey Classic * Frys.com Open * Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open * Children's Miracle Network Classic
Team eventsPresidents Cup * Ryder Cup * Mission Hills World Cup
Challenge season events
(unofficial money)
Tavistock Cup * CVS Caremark Charity Classic * PGA Grand Slam of Golf * ADT Skills Challenge * Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge * Skins Game * Father/Son Challenge * The Shark Shootout * Chevron World Challenge * Kiwi Challenge
OtherFormer events



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