Barracuda Championship Set To Take Place August 5 To August 8

Author: Megha


Barracuda Championship is a professional golf event on the PGA Tour in California. It was founded back in 1990, and since then, it is played every year in the month of August. Earlier in the 1940s, a golf tournament known as the Reno Open was played. After nearly 80 years since then, the Reno–Tahoe Open is back again this year.


This championship is an official PGA TOUR tournament that will take place from August 2-8, 2021. However, the field will open from August 5, 2021, to the general public. It will feature the Modified Stableford scoring format that will make watching the Barracuda Championship a surreal experience. Scroll down through the article and learn more about the tournament. 


Learn and register for the Barracuda Championship. It’s time to experience a world-class golf tournament. 


Reno–Tahoe Open Tournament Information

Date: August 5, 2021 - August 8, 2021

Location: Truckee, California, U.S.

Host Venue: Tahoe Mountain Club’s Old Greenwood

Established: 1999 (22 years ago)

Course(s): Old Greenwood Golf Course at Tahoe Mountain Club

Live Television Coverage: The Golf Channel

Par: 72

FedExCup Points: 300

Length: 7,518 yards (6,874 m)

Tour(s): PGA Tour

Format: Modified Stableford

Prize Fund: $3.5 Million

Current Champion: Richy Werenski


Schedule Of Barracuda Championship


August 2, 2021 (Monday)

Eldorado Pro-Am 

(Course will remain closed for the public)

August 3, 2021 (Tuesday)

Practice Rounds

(Course will remain closed for the public)

August 4, 2021 (Wednesday)

Barracuda Championship Pro-Am

(Course will remain closed for the public)

August 5, 2021 (Thursday)

Starting Time: 7 A.M.

First Round Of The Championship- 1st and 10th tees

August 6, 2021 (Friday)

Starting Time: 7 A.M.

Second Round - 1st and 10th tees

August 7, 2021 (Saturday)

Starting Time: 8 A.M.

Third Round- 1st tee

August 8, 2021 (Sunday)

Starting Time: 8 A.M.

Final Round- 1st tee


Barracuda Championship Tickets

Here are different passes for the Barracuda Championship. Take a look and get your tickets now. Be there in person and catch all the action in the championship. 


In order to adhere to the safety and security measures, the championship is taking place with a limited capacity. There are limited tickets available. So, take a look and grab yours now by clicking here.


Daily Grounds Tickets & Parking Pass

This Barracuda Championship pass provides access to all the matches of the Reno–Tahoe Open 2021, along with access to the parking. Grab this ticket and pick your favorite hole to watch golfers playing.


Daily Hospitality Tickets & Parking Pass

The hospitality ticket is for elevating the experience of the attendees. This ticket will allow an individual to watch the match from the comfort of a covered pavilion while enjoying delicious food and drinks. Also, the buyers will get access to the parking lot. 


Complimentary Tickets for Military Members

It is a complimentary ticket for military members who have valid identification. Individuals have to enter their Military ID at the checkout point for grabbing this ticket for Reno–Tahoe Open 2021. 



August 5, 2021 (Thursday)

Thursday Grounds Ticket


Thursday Parking Pass


Thursday 18th Green Hospitality


Thursday Military Grounds Ticket


August 6, 2021 (Friday)

Friday Grounds Ticket


Friday Parking Pass


Friday 18th Green Hospitality


August 7, 2021 (Saturday)

Saturday Grounds Ticket


Saturday Parking Pass


Saturday 18th Green Hospitality


August 8, 2021 (Sunday)

Sunday Grounds Ticket


Sunday Parking Pass


Sunday 18th Green Hospitality



Barracuda Championship FAQs


Q1. If I want to find my favorite golfer, how can I do so?

Ans. To help the visitors find their favorite golfer, Electronic scoreboards will be installed all across the course. This will provide all the required information about the match.


Q2. Are food and drinks allowed inside the golf course?

Ans. The answer is No. Unfortunately, visitors cannot bring their own food and drinks. There will be ample options available inside the course from where you can make the purchase. Only the smaller bags, less than  6” x 6” x 6”, are allowed to be taken inside.


Q3. Will the Barracuda Championship host fans this year?

Ans. Yes, the tournament will host fans this year but with limited capacity. We will create a safe environment for everyone. 


Q4. Will there be a parking facility available for the visitors?

Ans. Yes, parking will be available but with limited slots. There will be various lots throughout the course, but a separate parking pass is required in advance. 


Q5. What are the health & safety protocols taken by the course?

Ans. Barracuda Championship is taking serious health and safety protocols for providing a safe and secure environment to all the attendees, players, and other individuals at the course. Here are the protocols that will be followed:

1. Masks will be provided upon request.

2. A hands-free sanitizer station will be available all across the cross.

3. Social distancing is required to be maintained on the course during and after the game.

4. All the tickets will be digitally signed.

5. The whole course will be cleaned and sanitized before the tournament and after each day of play.




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