Las Vegas Stop Gets Sponsorship Extension


Michelin Championship at Las VegasLAS VEGAS, Nev. -- Michelin has extended its role as title-sponsor for the PGA Tour's Michelin Championship at Las Vegas through 2006, the PGA Tour, The Las Vegas Founders Club and Michelin North American announced on Monday.
'Michelin is proud to extend the title sponsorship of this world-class golf event and our support of local charities in the Las Vegas area. This year, we will associate much more of our brand marketing activities with the tournament and professional golf where possible,' said Sheryl Hanson, director of Michelin Brand. 'Research shows a clear link among professional golf, the PGA Tour and the car enthusiasts we want to reach.'
The Michelin Championship at Las Vegas will be played at the TPC at Summerlin and the TPC at The Canyons from October 13-16. Andre Stolz is the defending champion.
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