Indy Women in Tech Championship
- Indy Women in Tech Championship
- Full field (144 Players) Official LPGA event.
- Three day stroke play tournament (Sept 7-9).
- Cut after two days to 70 and ties.
- $2 million purse, $300,000 winner’s check.
- September 4-9, 2017
- Brickyard Crossing Golf Course.
- Designed by Pete Dye.
- 4 holes inside the Speedway oval, 14 holes adjacent to back stretch of the race track.
- Previous host to PGA Tour Champions Comfort Classic (1994-2000) and Indiana State Open Championship (2009 & 2015).
The Indy Women in Tech Championship will make an annual commitment to support local initiatives financially and through marketing platforms preceding and onsite at the LPGA event with a particular focus on:
- Expanding the reach of robotic programs in schools.
- Providing opportunity to expand Stem days.
- Programs that enable professional/full-time athletes to gain the network, confidence, support and skills to enter the full-time workforce.
- Initiatives aimed at exposing high school girls to the potential of the tech industry as a career.
- Initiatives aimed at women who have been away from the workforce and equipping them with the skills needed to use tech as a vehicle back to the workforce.
- Initiatives aimed at showcasing Indy as a tech hub destination for business and talent.