As part of PGA TOUR Canada, the Staal Foundation Open aligns itself with one of the pre-eminent golf brand in the world. PGA TOUR will dedicate in-market expertise and commit the full resources of PGA TOUR to ensure the Thunder Bay Golf Classic is conducted to PGA TOUR standards and becomes a marquee tournament on PGA TOUR Canada.


Event Overview

Host City: Thunder Bay

Host Site: Whitewater Golf Club

Purse: $175,000

Format: 72-hole stroke play

Date: July 11th - 17th, 2016

Field: 156 Players 


Whitewater Golf Club

Designed by award-winning Canadian golf course architect Tom McBroom, and set amid stunning natural scenery, Whitewater Golf Club has something to delight golfers and spectators alike. Featuring an 18-hole, par-72 layout with five sets of tees playing from 4,565-yards to 7,293-yards Whitewater is pure golfing experience.


Proudly Supporting the Staal Family Foundation

Inspired to support children and families battling cancer, The Staal Family Foundation is excited to partner with the Staal Foundation Open to support the community of Thunder Bay and give back to the community that has given so much to them.