The 2022 LPGA Tour campaign features the world's best playing for record purses through 34 events in Florida, California, Europe, Asia and Canada. It’s a year of exciting changes for the LPGA Tour, and it all gets started this week at the Tournament of Champions — an event that feels like a microcosm of 2022.Will non-members be able to tee up in LPGA tournaments?
According to GolfWeek's Beth Ann Nichols, the LPGA Tour will also allow for non-members who finish in the top 10 in certain events (majors don’t count, neither does the team event or match-play event) earn the right to tee it up in the following week’s tournament.Where will the 2022 PGA Tour major championship be held?
Perhaps the most notable of all the major championship venues for 2022 will be the AIG Women’s Open (Aug. 4-7) at Muirfield. Muirfield, which has hosted the men’s Open 16 times, was embroiled in controversy, and only first admitted female members in 2019. There will be a $6.8 million purse. Anna Nordqvist defends.How much money do LPGA Tour golfers make?
The winner of the U.S. Women’s Open will earn $1.8 million-more money than all but three players made for the entire 2021 LPGA Tour season. This is a prime example of how much money golfers on the LPGA Tour are now playing for, certainly as compared to years’ past.