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Kingsmill Championship fan guide


WHEN: Monday-Sunday (tournament Thursday-Sunday).

WHERE: Kingsmill Resort (1010 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg).

COURSE: River Course (designed by Pete Dye).

PAR: 71.

YARDAGE: 6,347 yards.

PURSE: $1.3 million.

FORMAT: 72-hole championship stroke play.

TV: Golf Channel.

Thursday (delayed; 9-11 p.m.);

Friday (delayed; 9-11 p.m.);

Saturday (live, 3-5 p.m.);

Sunday (live, 3-5 p.m.).


Monday: Qualifier and practice rounds

Tuesday: Practice rounds.

Wednesday: Pro-Am (7 a.m.)

Thursday: First round

(tees at 7:15 a.m.)

Friday: Second round

(tees at 7:15)

Saturday: Third round

(tees at 8 a.m.)

Sunday: Final round

(tees at 8 a.m.).

DIRECTIONS (from Newport News): I-64 West to Exit 242A (199 West). Follow LPGA signage to public parking.

PARKING: Monday-Wednesday at Kingsmill Resort at the soccer field (Lot 6). A shuttle will run from Lot 6 to the course.

Thursday-Sunday at exit 243A from I-64, stay in the right lane and take the next exit to US-60. At the light, take a left onto US-60W. In 0.8 miles, cross the railroad tracks and take a right at the next light. The Spectator Parking Lot will be ahead on the left..


•Daily grounds tickets are $25 or $35 to include clubhouse access.

•Ground badges for Wednesday-Sunday are $80-$90. Clubhouse badges are $100-$120. Weekly badges include a voucher for special rate for a round of golf at Kingsmill's Plantation or River courses.

•Children 17 and younger are free. Free admission for active-duty military, fire and police.

•Other ticket options are available and can be found at thekingsmillchampionship.com. Tickets can be purchased at thekingsmill championship.com or by calling 757-253-3985.

Family Fun Zone: Open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Plantation Course No. 1 hole.

WHAT TO BRING: Sunscreen, head cover, comfortable shoes. Set your cellphone or smartphone to silent during the tournament.

PROHIBITED: Cameras (Thursday-Sunday), firearms, explosives, radios, televisions, signs, banners, flags, stepladders, stools, pets (except handicap-assistance animals), coolers, and outside food and beverages.

AUTOGRAPHS: Players may choose to sign autographs before or after their round. There will be an "Autograph Alley" as players come off the 18th hole.


2015: Minjee Lee

2014: Lizette Salas

2013: Cristie Kerr

2012: Jiyai Shin

2009: Cristie Kerr

2008: Annika Sorenstam

2007: Suzann Pettersen

2006: Karrie Webb

2005: Cristie Kerr

2004: Se Ri Pak

2003: Grace Park


Complete coverage of the LPGA at Kingsmill, including a photo gallery of previous winners and a timeline of professional golf in Hampton Roads, is at dailypress.com/lpga


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