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Shoal Creek to host Regions Tradition

Updated: August 23, 2010, 1:53 PM ET
Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Champions Tour is moving one of its majors to Birmingham's Shoal Creek, the club that sparked controversy at the 1990 PGA Championship for what was then an all-white membership.

The Regions Tradition will replace the Champions Tour's Jeld-Wen Tradition and the city's Regions Charity Classic. It will be held May 2-8 at Shoal Creek Country Club, the first of five majors.

The venue hosted the PGA Championship in 1984 and 1990, but the media spotlight on the club's ...

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