SITE: Farmingdale, N.Y.
COURSE: Bethpage State Park, Black Course (7,468 yards, par 71)
TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Sunday, noon-1:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.) and CBS-Ch. 12 (Saturday, 3-6 p.m.; Sunday, 2-6 p.m.)
LAST YEAR: Dustin Johnson won the event was shortened to 54 holes because of Hurricane Irene.
LAST WEEK: Sergio Garcia won the Wyndham Championship in a Monday finish for his eighth PGA Tour title and first since 2008. Tim Clark was second, two strokes back.
CANADIAN WOMEN’S OPEN
SITE: Coquitlam, British Columbia
COURSE: The Vancouver Golf Club (6,427 yards, par 72)
TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, 1:30-3:30 a.m.; Saturday, 1:30-3:30 a.m.; 3-6 p.m.; Sunday, 3-5 a.m., 2-6 p.m.)
LAST YEAR: Brittany Lincicome won the second of her two 2011 titles, beating Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis by a stroke at Hillsdale in Mirabel, Quebec
LAST WEEK: Mika Miyazato won the Safeway Classic in Oregon for her first LPGA Tour title.
SITE: Snoqualmie, Wash.
COURSE: TPC Snoqualmie Ridge (7,183 yards, par 72)
TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3:30-5:30 a.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-3 a.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Monday, 2-4 a.m.)
LAST YEAR: Mark Calcavecchia won his first Champions Tour title, beating Russ Cochran with a birdie on the first playoff hole.
LAST WEEK: Willie Wood won the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open in Endicott, N.Y., for his first senior title.
JOHNNIE WALKER CHAMPIONSHIP
SITE: Gleneagles, Scotland
COURSE: The Gleneagles Hotel, PGA Centenary Course (7,060 yards, par 72)
TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon)
LAST YEAR: Thomas Bjorn won the second of his three 2011 tour titles, birdieing the fifth hole of a playoff with George Coetzee.
LAST EVENT: Rory McIlroy won the PGA Championship on Aug. 12 at Kiawah Island for his second major title.
NEWS SENTINEL OPEN
SITE: Knoxville, Tenn.
COURSE: Fox Den Country Club (7,071 yards, par 71)
LAST YEAR: Three-time PGA Tour winner Kirk Triplett became the oldest winner in tour history at 49 years, 4 months, 29 days.
LAST WEEK: Shawn Stefani won the Midwest Classic in Overland Park, Kan., for his first Web.com Tour title.
NGA TOUR: ICE Recycling Environmental Classic, on Thursday-Sunday, The Country Club of South Carolina, Florence, S.C.