Celebrating its 29th year, The ACE Group Classic continues to bring the best of the Champions Tour to Naples for thousands of spectators, corporate clients and guests to experience the excitement. Televised on Golf Channel, the event annually showcases the Talon Course at The TwinEagles Club as well as the beautiful Paradise Coast.
2015 Champion, Lee Janzen will return to defend the title won by outdueling two time champion and World Golf Hall of Fame member Bernhard Langer, and other top Champion Tour players. He adds his name to a distinguished list of past ACE Group Classic champions that includes Kenny Perry, Bobby Wadkins, Loren Roberts, Kirk Triplett, Hale Irwin and Fred Couples.
The ACE Group Classic annually attracts a strong field of competitors from both the Champions Tour’s Official Money List and legends from the World Golf Hall of Fame.
In past field lists, World Golf Hall of Fame members, Hale Irwin, Tom Kite, Bernhard Langer, Colin Montgomerie, Larry Nelson, Mark O’Meara, Nick Price and Tom Watson all competed.
In addition to offering an exceptional Pro-Am experience, hosting customers in 18 green suites and thrilling championship golf, over the history of the event The ACE Group Classic has raised more than $3.5 million for charity. The First Tee of Naples/Collier and The First Tee of Greater Philadelphia benefit from the event as well as numerous local charities throughout Southwest Florida.