Hurricane Collegiate Amateur Series stops in Atlanta, GA
e Collegiate Amateur Tour continues its series with a stop in Braselton, GA. Chateau Elan Golf Club will host the third event in the four event Collegiate Amateur series on June 27-28, 2012. The Hurricane Collegiate Amateur Series is comprised of four events at PGA Tour quality venues around major USGA qualifiers and championships. The tour is open to players between the ages of 18-23 which makes playing the tournaments ideal for HJGT alumni, collegiate players, 2012 grads, and any amateur player look to compete at quality venues. No tour membership is required. The tournament entry fee for each event is $235, which includes 54 holes of golf, golf cart, range balls, snacks and cold drinks on the course and a dozen of Bridgestone B330 golf balls. The Atlanta Collegiate Amateur Challenge will feature 54 holes of stroke play with 36 of those holes coming on day one. The tournament will be composed of one men’s and one women’s division. The women will play yardages from 6,000-6,200 yards while the men will play anywhere from 7,000-7,200 yards. The World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR) will be ranking this event, along with the last remaining Collegiate Amateur event to come on the 2012 season. The WAGR ranks the top amateur golfers in the world on the basis of their average performance in counting events over a rolling cycle of the previous 52 weeks. FootJoy will also provide all tournament champions with a brand new pair of custom MyJoys. All participants may register online at www.hjgt.org on a first come first serve basis. All field sizes will be limited. Hover over the “tournaments” tab and then click on “collegiate amateur tour”. From there click the “info” page and you will see a “register now” button. Forms of payment accepted are Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. You may also register over the phone by calling (904) 379-2697. The HJGT has just released a new summer promotion called the Summer Triple Play. If you register for 3 Collegiate Amateur Events by June 21st you receive 3 gifts valued at $145. Visit hjgt.org for more information. Chateau Elan Golf Club will play host to this year’s Atlanta Collegiate Amateur Challenge. Chateau Elan Golf Club features two 18 hole championship public courses, a public par 3 course and The Legends, a private golf club. The Atlanta Collegiate Amateur Challenge will be taking place on one of the two championship quality public courses, in The Chateau Course. Chateau will offer challenges for golfers of all skill levels playing over 7,000 yards from the tips. Golf Digest ranks Chateau as a top notch resort course that requires accurate shots to stay out of trouble. Chateau’s rolling hills and hidden creeks bring beauty as well as difficulty to this championship quality course.
Chateau Elan Golf Club- Chateau June 27-28, 2012 Braselton, GA Registration Deadline: June 24th, 2012 For more information regarding the Atlanta Collegiate Amateur Challenge, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at 904-379-2697, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.