World Invitational, Galgorm Castle & Massereene Golf Club, Northern Ireland
The 2021 ISPS HANDA World Invitational presented by Modest! Golf is a tri-sanctioned event between the European Tour, LPGA Tour and Ladies European Tour (LET). Two separate tournaments (Men & Women), compete on the same courses at the same time and for the same level of prize money, for the first time in the Northern Hemisphere.
From Golf News Net:
The ISPS Handa World Invitational features male and female events, running at the same time. The field for each separate events is 144 players, with 144 players from the European Tour and 144 players from the Ladies European Tour and LPGA Tour. The players are playing in an even spread between two courses in Northern Ireland: Galgorm Castle Golf Club and Massereene Golf Club.
The ISPS Handa World Invitational format is a 72-hole event. For the first two rounds, the players will go off in threesomes, with men's and women's groups separated but going off in alternating fashion in terms of tee times. Read more