John Deere Classic

John Deere Classic 2017: The Dates, Field, and More

June 28, 2017

Entering its 47th year, the John Deere Classic has become a staple of the PGA TOUR season, bringing professional golfing action to the Quad Cities area. The 2017 John Deere Classic is just around the corner, and this year, participants will be vying for their share of the $5.6 million purse (an event high).

John Deere Classic 2017

The winner of the event will receive $1 million and the final exemption to the Open Championship, which is one of golf’s four major tournaments. If you’re looking for more information about the 2017 John Deere Classic, you’re in the right place. Let’s take a look at this year’s dates, field, and more.

2016 John Deere Classic: The Dates, Field, And More

August 1, 2016

After a longer wait than normal, the 2016 John Deere Classic is finally right around the corner. With more than 45 years of history behind it, the event has become a staple of the PGA TOUR calendar and one of the most charitable tournaments year in and year out.

John Deere Classic

Whether you’re going to the event or will be watching it on television, here are some things you need to know about the 2016 John Deere Classic.

A Walk Down Memory Lane: Looking at the History of John Deere Leaders

March 10, 2014

From the moment John Deere and Company was founded in 1868 and John Deere himself said “I will never put my name on a product that doesn’t have in it the best that is in me,” the company has stuck to its core values of integrity, quality, commitment and innovation, led by just a handful of captains.

Let’s take a walk down memory lane and look at a brief history of John Deere leaders, what eras they led, and some of the John Deere products that were born during their tenure.

1837-1886
John Deere
Founder and President

Image Gallery: Photos from around the John Deere Classic Golf Course

July 19, 2013

Since 1972, The John Deere Classic has been a staple of the PGA Tour. In 2000, the tournament moved to its current location, TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois, where it has been held every year since. The tournament provides John Deere and Company an opportunity to showcase its products in unique ways, as well as an opportunity to display the effects that  John Deere golf and turf equipment can have on a golf course while the best in the world compete for the title of John Deere Classic champion.

Insider Tips: Things To Do at The John Deere Classic

July 10, 2012

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With the John Deere Classic in full swing, TPC Deere Run has been well groomed and manacured in order to accommodate families, fans and golfers.

According to CBS4, the company’s 175th anniversary has made the tournament an even bigger spectacle than normal, as the 2012 John Deere Class will feature a number of additional offerings for fans of all ages.

The new Family Zone attraction is aimed at adding another dimension of tournament fun for parents, grandparents and children of all ages.

John Deere Classic: A Golf Legacy

May 26, 2010

The 2010 John Deere Classic will soon be upon us.  This July 5-11 will mark the 10th year that the John Deere Classic has been played annually at TPC at Deere Run in Moline, Illinois – the event has been going since 1971.