Tickets are now on sale for one of the most prestigious events in this year’s golfing calendar – the JCB Championship featuring some of the sport’s biggest names.

The event – part of the well-known Legends Tour – takes place at the JCB Golf & Country Club at Rocester, Staffordshire, from Friday, July 29th to Sunday, July 31st. Teeing off at the summer spectacular will be stars Darren Clarke, Ernie Els, Vijay Singh, Colin Montgomerie and John Daly.

It will also be a rare chance for spectators to enjoy a day out at a golf course which has been hailed a masterpiece in contemporary design.

JCB Golf & Country Club General Manager Mark Addison said: “The JCB Championship promises to be a fantastic opportunity to watch golfing icons who between them have won seven Open Championships and made more than 35 Ryder Cup appearances. It is also a rare chance for the public to enjoy the very special setting of the JCB Golf & Country Club and its 240 acres of rolling countryside. It really is an event not to be missed.”

The event will also feature a JCB Fanzone with high quality food and drinks outlets, shops and a golf simulator for visitors to test their golfing skills – with the chance to win a special prize. Complimentary parking will be available within a 10-minute walk of the golf course.

Adult day tickets are priced at £20 and youth tickets (13-17-year-olds) at £5. Under 12s are free. Three-day adult passes are also available at £55 and three-day youth passes at £15. Under 12s again go free. Tickets can be bought at jcbchampionship.co.uk