The 2014 Hotel Fitness Championship is fast approaching! The tournament—held Aug. 25-31 at Sycamore Hills Golf Club—is one of four Tour Finals events that will determine the 50 players who earn cards for the 2014-15 PGA TOUR season. sponsor-logo Before you head out, there are a number of things you should know about the tournament that you may not already be aware of: 1. Military and kids policy The Hotel Fitness Championship is committed to honoring those who serve by offering free admission to military personnel all week. Military personnel must display a valid military ID and visit the Tickets & Will Call office onsite at Sycamore Hills Golf Club. Kids ages 16 and under also receive free admission any day of the tournament when accompanied by a ticketed adult (up to two kids per adult). Come out and enjoy the tournament with the whole family, and don’t forget parking is free! 2. Hometown Team Day New this year, the Hotel Fitness Championship will be hosting Hometown Team Day on Aug. 30 in partnership with the TinCaps, Komets and Mad Ants. All fans wearing local professional team logos to the tournament (Hotel Fitness Championship gear included) will receive a free Hotel Fitness Championship program at the gate. There will also be an autograph session with each team’s mascot from 12:30-2 p.m. in the expo area! 3. Charity impact The tournament benefits the Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House, which provides temporary lodging for families with a hospitalized child receiving critical care at any Fort Wayne community hospital, and the Evans Scholars Foundation, which provides full housing and tuition scholarships to deserving caddies across the country. 4. Main Street Bistro Lounge The Hotel Fitness Championship and Fort Wayne’s Main Street Bistro & Martini Lounge are teaming up to bring an exciting social element to Sycamore Hills Golf Club this year. Main Street Bistro will manage the upgraded Main Street Lounge pavilions on the 9th and 16th greens, providing sheltered seating with a view of golf, signature cocktails and unique food options for purchase. Patrons who purchase the tournament’s upgraded tickets will get both grounds access and entry into the lively Main Street Lounge pavilions. Giveaways and prizes will be distributed throughout the day each time a player records a birdie on holes 9 or 16. The upgraded ticket options are:
  • One Day Championship Round Main Street Lounge Ticket ($50): Valid one day of your choice, Aug. 28–31
  • Four Day Championship Round Main Street Lounge Ticket ($115): Valid each Championship Round, Aug. 28-31
5. Autographs Want to capture a signature from your favorite golfer? Autographs may be requested and given at the player’s convenience during the Pro-Ams or practice rounds, Tuesday and Wednesday. Some players may choose to sign autographs after competition Thursday-Sunday. The practice areas are typically the best locations to seek autographs. We look forward to seeing you later this month at Sycamore Hills! To learn more or purchase tickets, visit