From June 27 – 30, 2019, one of golf’s most prestigious championships will be coming to South Bend.
Established as a result of the remarkable growth in senior golf, both at the professional and amateur levels, the inaugural U.S. Senior Open in 1980 was conducted on the East Course of Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. Roberto De Vicenzo, a national hero in his native Argentina, won the inaugural event by four strokes over amateur William C. Campbell.
In June of 2019, one of golf’s most prestigious championships will be played on one of sport’s grandest stages. The 40th U.S. Senior Open Championship will be played at the Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame. For the first time ever, the U.S. Senior Open Championship will be contested on a college campus and public golf course.
Many of golf’s greatest legends, Fred Couples, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Tom Watson, Nick Faldo, and many more will be coming to the South Bend region to compete for the U.S. Senior Open Francis Ouimet trophy.
For more information, visit www.2019ussenioropen.com.