The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for women professional golfers on the LPGA Tour at the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship, which is being played from June 27th to June 29th, 2014, at the Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers, Arkansas.
Walmart’s headquarters are located in Betonville, Arkansas, which is about seven miles north of the Pinnacle Country Club where the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship is being played. The Walmart NW Arkansas Championship has been played annually since 2007.
Stacy Lewis won the inaugural Walmart NW Arkansas Championship in 2007 when she was an amateur and the event was cut short due to bad weather. Other winners include Seon Hwa Lee (2008), Jiyai Shin (2009), Yani Tseng (2010, 2011), Ai Miyazato (2012), and Inbee Park (2013).
The total prize money up for grabs for women LPGA players is $2 million. The same amount of prize money as last year, and one of the above average purses on the LPGA Tour.
LPGA stars playing in the tournament include Cristie Kerr, Natalie Gulbis, Paula Creamer, Lexi Thompson, Stacy Lewis, Suzann Pettersen, Belen Mozo, Sandra Gal, and the 2014 U.S. Open champion Michelle Wie. Click on any one of those names for hot photos of that player.
You can also see hot photos of up and coming LPGA players, most of whom are playing in this tournament, at Hottest women LPGA players you don’t know yet in 2014 (includes players like Brooke Pankcake).
Golf prize money for LPGA players at 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship
- Winner – $300,000
The winner of the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship will earn $300,000. The same amount of money earned by Inbee Park in 2013, and by all winners of this tournament since 2010.
- Second Place – $184,700
Second place is worth $184,700 at the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. The same amount of money earned by So Yeon Ryu when she finished second here last year.
- Third Place – $133,989
Third place is worth $133,989. The same amount earned by Mika Miyazato when she finished third here last year.
- Fourth Place – $102,200
Fourth place at the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship is worth $102,200. The same amount of prize money Cristie Kerr earned here when she finished fourth in 2011.
- Fifth Place – $84,274
Fifth place at the 2014 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship is worth $84,274.