Fred Couples Joins the 2016 Chubb Classic Field

Chubb Classic field now includes each of the Top 30 PGA TOUR Champions Players

NAPLES, Fla. – Chubb Classic officials announced today that World Golf Hall of Fame member, Fred Couples, has committed to play in the 2016 Chubb Classic, a PGA TOUR Champions event being held February 9 – 14 at the TwinEagles Club. Couples was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2013 and is the eighth World Golf Hall of Fame member confirmed in the field.

With the addition of Couples the tournament field will be one of the strongest in event history. The Chubb Classic field now includes 30 of the top 30 players from the 2015 PGA TOUR Champions money list. Couples is returning to the Chubb Classic for the first time since his 2010 victory at the event.

Couples, a former World No. 1 and one of the most popular golfers of his era, has won 57 professional tournaments in his career, most notably the 1992 Masters. In August 2011 he won his first senior major at the Senior Players Championship, and followed this up in July 2012 when he won the Senior British Open Championship.

Kids 17 and younger will receive free admission to the Chubb Classic when accompanied by a ticketed adult. The Chubb Classic also provides free general admission to all active and retired military personnel, with valid Military ID, and their families.

For more details or to purchase ticket packages and parking passes, please visit www.chubbclassic.com or call (239) 593-3900.