|Event Name:||The Presidents Cup 2024 at Royal Montreal|
|Event Start:||Tuesday 24 September 2024|
|Event End||Sunday 29 September 2024|
Royal Montreal Golf Club
25 Chemin South Ridge, L'Île-Bizard, Quebec H9E 1B3, Canada
The Presidents Cup returns in 2024 to Royal Montreal Golf Club for the second time ever. As host of the 2007 Presidents Cup, Royal Montreal will become the second international venue to host the event more than once, joining Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia. The Presidents Cup 2022 was hosted by Quail Hollow Club in North Carolina, USA. Canada’s hosting of the prestigious golf tournament marks the ‘International’ host for the event which rotates between the United States and an International country. The dates have been confirmed as 24 – 29 September 2024. The captain of Team USA is Jim Furyk, and the captain of Team International is Mike Weir. The Presidents Cup is a series of men’s golf matches between a team representing the United States and an International Team representing the rest of the world minus Europe. See future hosts for the tournament.
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Throughout its almost three-decade history, The Presidents Cup has been staged all over the world including Australia, USA, Canada, South Africa and Korea. The only two venues to host the Presidents Cup multiple times are Royal Melbourne and Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Virginia. Royal Montreal is the third club to gain access to this exclusive list. The golf tournament is unique in that it has a stadium-like atmosphere with grandstands, numerous hospitality options, international cuisine and a positive community spirit that transforms local areas leading up to the event within the spirit of golf.
Presidents Cup Teams
Each team is comprised of 12 players that feature eight automatic qualifiers plus four captain’s picks. The U.S top eight players are picked from the FedEx Cup points list. The International Team consists of the top eight international players at the time of choosing (non-European), plus four captain’s picks.
Presidents Cup Play Format
The Presidents Cup tournament is unique in its format of play. Occurring over four consecutive days from Thursday, 22 September to Sunday 25 September 2022. There are three days of team matches of alternate shots (foursomes), and better ball (four-balls), followed by Sunday singles. The scoring is determined on a hole-by-hole basis where there are 30 total points. This differs from the Ryder Cup which goes for three days and involves 28 points.
If the competition is even at the end of singles play, the result will be a tie and both teams will share the Presidents Cup. This differs from the Ryder Cup where the team that last won the tournament would retain the Cup.
Golf Course Information
Royal Montreal is the oldest Golf Club in North America; it was founded in 1873. It was originally Montreal Golf Club until Queen Victoria granted use of the ‘Royal’ prefix in 1884. After the club moved locations through the years, it settled to Ile Bizard in 1959 where Dick Wilson constructed 45 holes. The Blue Course was updated by Rees Jones and is ranked in the World Top 100 Golf Courses. Royal Montreal was one of the five founding Clubs of the Royal Canadian Golf Association which will be 129 years old in 2024. The Club has hosted the Canadian Open various times from 1908 to 2014. As one of the oldest and most prestigious golf clubs in the world, Royal Montreal Golf Club is the ideal International venue for the Presidents Cup 2024.