China Tour – PGA Tour China Series
China Tour- PGA TOUR China Series （PGA TOUR China）, which is sanctioned by the General Administration of Sport of China, hosted by the China Golf Association (CGA) and PGA TOUR, and operated and promoted by China Olympic Sports Industry Co., Ltd. (COSI) is the national A-level sports event and the top Men’s professional golf tour in mainland China, providing open competition and a quality tour for elite players from China and other countries and the opportunity to advance to the world stage. China Tour-PGA TOUR China Series will feature two qualifying schools and 12 tournaments in 2014, beginning in April. The total purse of each tournament will be at least RMB 1,200,000. Similar to the NEC Series-PGA TOUR Latinoamérica and PGA TOUR Canada, China Tour-PGA TOUR China Series provides access to the Web.com Tour — the pathway to the PGA TOUR — for the season’s top players and awards Official World Ranking Points, which are the eligibility mechanism to participate in golf at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. With the official season beginning April 14, the first event set for Mission Hills.