The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the 54 Hole Challenge at Rio Pinar. This event will be held at the Rio Pinar Country Club in Orlando, Florida on January 16-18th. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to play at one of Orlando’s finest golf courses that is well known for its expert design and many years of golf history. The 54 Hole Challenge at Rio Pinar is open to all junior golfers between the ages of 11-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings (JGS) and the winners in each division will receive an exemption into the 2016 Tour Championship on December 3-4th, 2016. The top 3 in each division will receive an exemption into the 2016 Mid Season Invitational at Chateau Elan on June 11-13, 2016 and the top 10 finishers will receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, all HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup. American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) stars will be awarded to: Boys 14-18 Champion= 4 Performance Stars, Boys 14-18 Top 5= 1 Performance Star, Girls 14-18 Champion= 4 Performance Stars, Girls 14-18 Top 3= 1 Performance Star, Girls U13 Champion= 1 Performance Star The event is a three-day, 54–hole event. All three rounds will begin with a double tee start from 8:00- 10:00 A.M. Registration for this event is $259 for members and $309 for non-members. In the Orlando area, Rio Pinar Country Club is well known for its expert design. Golfers have continued to be attracted to the course for over 55 years. It has hosted the many PGA and LPGA Citrus Opens, and continues to host many amateur and professional events. The course is known for being challenging, yet relaxing, for all aged golfers. The Rio Pinar is known as one of the finest in Orlando Golf and many have played this course, including Arnold Palmer, Julius Boros, Gary Koch, and many more.
Rio Pinar Country Club
Registration Deadline: January 6th
About us: The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Currently the HJGT is the largest junior golf tour in the United States hosting more 2-day nationally ranked events than another other tour. The HJGT has been able to achieve this goal by running the most professional events and providing an exceptional value to all of our players and families over the last 8 years. There are several factors that set us apart from the competition which we call #TheHurricaneDifference.
Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the country. In 2016 the HJGT will expand to Texas, California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Washington as well as Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Louisiana, Mississippi, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Juniors will compete in 1 of 6 divisions which are: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys U10, Girls 14-18, and Girls U13. Memberships for the 2016 season start at $159 and tournament fees range from $189-$229 for 36 hole events. The HJGT season is based on a calendar year and players earn points throughout the season towards year end honors beginning January 1. For more information regarding the HJGT, 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.