The Memorial Tournament is a PGA Tour golf tournament founded by Jack Nicklaus in 1976.
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Hosted annually at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus.
The Tournament, founded and hosted by Jack Nicklaus, is conducted each year with three goals in mind:
- to honor the memory of individuals living and deceased who have distinguished themselves in the game of golf
- to showcase the world’s best golfers competing on one of the most challenging venues in the world for the enjoyment of spectators
- and to benefit many Greater Columbus Charities in alliance with the Nicklaus Children's Healthcare Foundation, Nationwide Children's Hospital and numerous other local organizations.
Multiple winners include:
- Tiger Woods (1999, 2000, 2001, 2009, 2012)
- Kenny Perry (1991, 2003, 2008)
- Jack Nicklaus (1977, 1984)
- Hale Irwin (1983, 1985)
- Greg Norman (1990, 1995)
- Tom Watson: (1979, 1996)
- Patrick Cantlay (2019, 2021)