For Immediate Release:
August 19, 2014
London, Ont. (Golf Canada) – With the opening-round of the $2.25 million (US) Canadian Pacific Women’s Open less than two days away, tournament week at the London Hunt and Country Club continues to showcase the finest in women’s professional golf.
Wednesday, August 20th is Championship Pro-Am day as 35 professionals will entertain 140 amateurs at London Hunt beginning at 7:30 am. Below are pro starting times for the Wednesday Championship Pro-Am:
#1 TEE Time #10 TEE
LIZETTE SALAS 7:30 SUE KIM
KATHERINE KIRK 7:40 JENNY SHIN
INBEE PARK 7:50 BEATRIZ RECARI
JESSICA KORDA 8:00 CATRIONA MATTHEW
ALENA SHARP 8:10 CHRISTINA KIM
SHANSHAN FENG 8:20 CHELLA CHOI
STACY LEWIS 8:30 JENNIFER KIRBY
LORIE KANE 8:40 PAULA CREAMER
MEENA LEE 8:50 SANDRA GAL
SUZANN PETTERSEN 12:00 YANI TSENG
AZAHARA MUNOZ 12:10 KARRIE WEBB
LEXI THOMPSON 12:20 HEE YOUNG PARK
LYDIA KO 12:30 SO YEON RYU
CRISTIE KERR 12:40 ANGELA STANFORD
CAROLINE HEDWALL 12:50 ANNA NORDQVIST
BRITTANY LINCICOME 1:00 BRITTANY LANG
MORGAN PRESSEL 1:10 BELEN MOZO
REBECCA LEE-BENTHAM 1:20
PLAYER INTERVIEW SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY – MEDIA CENTRE:
The following players will be available for interviews Wednesday in the media centre onsite at the London Hunt and Country Club.
Brooke Henderson 11:00 am
Lydia Ko 11:30 am
Stacy Lewis 2:00 pm
Jennifer Kirby 2:30 pm
PLAYER INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPTS FROM TUESDAY:
Interview transcripts as well as audio and video transcripts London Hunt and Country Club Superintendent Jayson Griffiths as well as Inbee Park, Sue Kim and Rebecca Lee-Bentham are available online here.
PAIRING AND START TIMES – ROUND 1&2:
Pairings for the first and second rounds of the 2014 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open are available here.
TICKETS, PARKING & DIRECTIONS:
Tickets for all days at the 2014 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open are still available by purchasing onsite at the main admission gate or online at www.cpwomensopen.com. Children 17 and under get in free all week with a ticketed adult.
Directions and parking information for spectators is available by clicking here.
The following is the broadcast schedule for the four days of championship coverage at the 2014 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open.*
Thursday, Aug. 21
Friday, Aug. 22
Saturday, Aug. 23
Sunday, Aug. 24
*Schedule subject to change
CANADIAN PACIFIC WOMEN’S OPEN MEDIA GUIDE:
The 2014 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open Media Guide is available online by clicking here.
CP BIRDIES FOR HEART:
Title sponsor CP has stepped up to encourage players to make birdies on the 17th green during tournament play by offering to donate $5,000 for each birdie made to the Children’s Health Foundation in support of paediatric heart health programs. CP Birdies for Heart is one of the fundraising activities taking place at CP Women’s Open, with all proceeds going to Children’s Health Foundation to support cardiac research and care of children with congenital heart disease from London and across Southwestern Ontario.
ABOUT THE 2014 CANADIAN PACIFIC WOMEN’S OPEN
The stars of the LPGA Tour will challenge for the inaugural Canadian Pacific Women’s Open from August 18-24 at the London Hunt and Country Club in London, Ont. The Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, Canada’s National Women’s Open Golf Championship, is proudly sponsored by Canadian Pacific, RBC Wealth Management, CVS Controls LTD., Molson Canadian 67, TaylorMade adidas Golf, The Glenlivet, Sony, London Hydro, Four Points by Sheraton London and Coca Cola. For tickets, visit www.CPwomensopen.com, or call 1-866-571-5742.
ABOUT CANADIAN PACIFIC
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Director, Corporate Communications