Is Kingsmill’s LPGA tournament returning in 2023?
One of Virginia’s biggest professional sporting events is on hiatus this year, but organizers plan to bring back the tournament in 2023 with a new sponsor and enhanced experiences for participants and fans. Kingsmill Resort is continuing the search for a title sponsor for the LPGA tournament it has hosted for all but three of the last 19 years.
What happened to the Kingsmill Pure Silk Championship?
After Taiwan’s Wei-Ling Hsu won the Pure Silk Championship on May 23, Kingsmill said it was searching for a new title sponsor. None ever was announced, and a tournament that had been held annually since 2003 — except for 2010 and ‘11, plus the pandemic-related cancellation in 2021 — won’t return next year.
Is there a LPGA Tour event at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg?
If golf fans around Virginia noticed the LPGA Tour’s 2022 schedule release Friday, they might have seen a notable omission from the 34 official events: There is no tournament at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg. After Taiwan’s Wei-Ling Hsu won the Pure Silk Championship on May 23, Kingsmill said it was searching for a new title sponsor.
Does Kingsmill Resort need a title sponsor?
Kingsmill Resort would like to thank Pure Silk for its partnership over the past few years. Host to 38 PGA and LPGA Tour events, Kingsmill is committed to continuing its professional golf legacy on the famed River Course, and we are searching for a new title sponsor.