ORLANDO, Fla. (Jan. 19, 2016) – Golf Channel on NBC's Dan Hicks, Johnny Miller, Roger Maltbie, Gary Koch and lead golf producer Tommy Roy will be returning to familiar territory this week in the California Desert for Golf Channel's tournament coverage of the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation. All were members of NBC Sports' broadcast team for the 1998 Bob Hope Classic, the last year it was televised by NBC....
January 19, 2016
Mickelson, two-time major champion Zach Johnson, World No. 10 Reed, defending champ Haas headline field for 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge
Tournament set for Jan. 18-24 at three La Quinta courses, and will feature the winners of 14 majors championships
LA QUINTA, Calif. – A thrilling and accomplished field of PGA TOUR professionals awaits golf fans at the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation. The PGA TOUR makes its first stop on the U.S. mainland in 2016 with a field boasting many of the world’s best golfers, such as 2002 and 2004 event champ and five-time major championship winner Phil Mickelson along with the winners of nine other majors and 10 of the top 50 players in the Official World Golf Ranking...
January 18, 2016
CareerBuilder Challenge Unveils New Spectator-Friendly Amenities To Welcome Fans of 2016 PGA TOUR Event
With new courses comes enhanced hospitality venues on the TPC Stadium Course at PGA WEST that make for an up-close-and-personal fan experience at Jan. 18-24 event
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The new home of the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation – the TPC Stadium and Jack Nicklaus Tournament Courses at PGA WEST – not only means new challenges for some of the game's greatest players, but new and fun ways for fans to watch those players...
January 15, 2016
A dozen popular trucks, featuring everything from salads to lobster, steak, sliders, tacos, Asian fusion entrees and more, return for the second consecutive year, offering fans a variety of culinary treats
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Back by popular demand, the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation welcomes the return of Food Truck Frenzy to Bob Hope Square at the TPC Stadium Course at PGA WEST from Jan. 20-24...
January 15, 2016
Charitable Giving Program Extends Shared PGA TOUR and Astellas Commitment to Supporting Local Communities
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The PGA TOUR's CareerBuilder Challenge has raised $56 million for local charities since its inception 56 years ago. Now, fans can contribute to the charitable giving at the CareerBuilder Challenge by participating in the PGA TOUR Volunteer Challenge, sponsored by Myrbetriq® (mirabegron). This "vote-for-me" competition is designed to raise funds for charity...
January 15, 2016
2016 CareerBuilder Challenge announces fan events and activities within Bob Hope Square surrounding popular theme days Jan. 21-24
Thursday's opening round is Seniors Day; Friday is Women's Day presented by El Paseo Jewelers; Saturday is Patriot Day presented by Chandi Group USA and the Riverside County Economic Development Agency; Sunday's final round is Kids Day presented by Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation has compiled a fun, comprehensive and educational program of fan events which builds on the ever-evolving fan experience that supplements the PGA TOUR tournament action inside the ropes...
January 14, 2016
Phil Mickelson to kick off Birdies for the Brave® 10-year anniversary celebration at PGA TOUR's CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation
La Quinta, Calif. – Five-time major champion and World Golf Hall of Fame member Phil Mickelson will join PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem and various dignitaries in honoring wounded heroes and military families at a military appreciation ceremony at the PGA TOUR’s CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation on Saturday, January 23, as part of the tournament’s Patriot Day...
January 13, 2016
Patrick Reed, Billy Horschel Join Californians Brendan Steele, Kevin Na In 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge Field
The 2014 event champion and 2014 FedEx Cup champion are two of nine top-50-ranked players committed to Jan. 18-24 event
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Patrick Reed, who set a PGA TOUR record for lowest 54-hole score with his three consecutive 63s en route to winning in the desert two years ago, and 2014 FedExCup champion Billy Horschel are two of the latest players committing to the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation...
January 07, 2016
Two-Time Champion Phil Mickelson becomes the latest player To Enter 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge Field
Iconic, fan-friendly Southern California native has enjoyed tremendous success in the Coachella Valley
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Phil Mickelson, one of eight multiple event champions and one of the most popular players of his generation, has committed to play the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation...
January 05, 2016
Major Champion Jason Dufner, Steve Stricker Join Strong International Group In 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge Field
Past champion Brian Gay gives Jan. 18-24 tournament 11 past winners; Donald, Casey, Leishman, Lahiri give it global exposure
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Popular major champion Jason Dufner along with Steve Stricker, join international standouts Luke Donald, Paul Casey, Marc Leishman and Anirban Lahiri as the latest commitments to the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation, which welcomes many of the best players in the world to the Coachella Valley Jan 18-24...
December 22, 2015
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation announced today it is teaming up with Arnold Palmer's Restaurant in La Quinta, Calif. for several special events to be held during tournament week, January 18-24, 2016...
December 18, 2015
One of eight multiple winners of historic event joins four major champions, nine other past event winners among early entries in Jan. 18-24 tournament
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Bill Haas, one of the most popular recent champions and one of eight players to win the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation multiple times, heads a field of early commitments to the PGA TOUR event, which welcomes many of the best players in the world to the Coachella Valley Jan. 18-24...
December 9, 2015
Highlighted by a $295,000 donation to Eisenhower Medical Center, 39 local charities set to receive donations from CareerBuilder Challenge PGA TOUR event
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Desert Classic Charities, the local nonprofit entity that organizes the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation, will host their annual Charity Check distribution event today at the Boys and Girls Club of La Quinta where they will donate $925,000 to Coachella Valley nonprofit organizations based on the success of the CareerBuilder Challenge PGA TOUR golf tournament held in January...
November 19, 2015
Historic event offers golf fans unique opportunity to give back while participating in the largest charity event in the area
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Opportunities to participate in one of the Coachella Valley’s most historic, charitable events are still available, as the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation is looking for volunteers to fill a variety of roles...
November 12, 2015
Hyundai Returns as Official Vehicle to the CareerBuilder Challenge With 'Ultimate Pro-Am Experience' Sweepstakes
Sponsorship momentum continues under new title sponsor
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Hyundai Motor America returns as the "Official Vehicle" of the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation, the latest high-profile sponsor to sign on with the popular event...
October 19, 2015
Hospitality venues with commanding views of the action are also available
LA QUINTA, Calif. – CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation announces a special 2-for-1 sale on daily tickets and full week badges. And the PGA TOUR’s first event on the mainland makes it easy for you to purchase those tickets on its new, redesigned website: www.CareerBuilderChallenge.com...
September 30, 2015
CareerBuilder Challenge Unveils New Logo and Website as Rebranding of Coachella Valley's Premier Golf Event Continues
New title sponsor inspires easy-to-navigate website design geared toward providing fans with an enhanced experience
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation, the annual 72-hole PGA TOUR event in the Coachella Valley, unveiled its new tournament logo and website – www.careerbuilderchallenge.com – today...
September 24, 2015
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The TPC Stadium Course, annually recognized as one of the top golf courses in the United States, and its PGA WEST sister course – the Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course – will serve as two of the three courses for the CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation PGA TOUR event in 2016. The announcement was made by Desert Classic Charities, the host organization that has managed the tournament (formerly the Bob Hope Classic and Humana Challenge) since its inception in 1960...
May 20, 2015
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA TOUR, Desert Classic Charities and the Clinton Foundation announced today that CareerBuilder, the global leader in human capital solutions, is the new title sponsor of the former Bob Hope Classic after entering a six-year agreement that runs through 2021.
The newly named CareerBuilder Challenge will continue to honor and celebrate the legacy of Bob Hope and his longtime role as tournament host; and through its existing relationship with the Clinton Foundation, the tournament again will promote a health-focused theme in 2016...
May 11, 2015