The Heritage has a new title sponsor. RBC out of Canada will be the primairy sponsor for the state’s only regular PGA Tour stop. According a report out of Canada, the tournament will also move back to its original spot on the tour schedule, the week after the Masters.
The tournament will be known as the RBC Heritage Classic. The length of the sponsorship has not been released.
RBC has long been rumored to be close to signing on to be the title sponsor for The Heritage. Shortly after this year’s tournament ended GolfWorld reported the deal was in place. Tournament director Steve Wilmot quickly denied that report.
Governor Nikki Haley will announce the RBC deal at 1:00 today.