CJGA Teams up With the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

CJGA Teams up With the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

  Richmond Hill, Ont. (August 11, 2016) - In an effort to provide junior golfers with an opportunity to broaden their tournament experiences, The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is proud to announce a new partnership with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT). Based out of Jacksonville, Fla., the HJGT was founded in 2007 as a way of giving junior golfers, from the ages of 8-18, an opportunity to play competitive golf, make new friends and build memorable experiences along the way. Similarly to the CJGA, both male and female junior golfers are eligible to participate on the HJGT. As it stands, the HJGT is recognized as the largest junior golf tour in the United States, running the most professional events than any other tour. Junior golfers who participate on this tour will compete in one of six divisions as follows: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys 10 and under, Girls 14-18 and Girls 13 and under. “The HJGT is thrilled to be able to offer our members with this special opportunity to play events in Canada” said Mario Conte, Executive Director of the HJGT. “ We are committed to exposing junior golfers to the best opporuntites in the world and the CJGA offers top notch events that we fully endorse.” As a result of this partnership, HJGT members will receive free membership into the CJGA, valued at $145. Please stay tuned for pending updates and more information to come. To redeem this membership please contact the CJGA headquarters by calling 1877-508-1069.

About Canadian Junior Golf Association

The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a "registered Canadian amateur athletic association" (RCAAA) not-for-profit registered federally with Revenue Canada. The CJGA is dedicated to providing Canada's junior golfers with the necessary skills and knowledge required to lay a foundation for a future in competitive golf. Through its six-stage competitive development program that focuses on tournaments, clinics, international competitions, and mentoring programs with PGA Tour professionals, the CJGA introduces the game to juniors as young as five and offers competitive multi-day events for the more advanced golfer. The CJGA acts as a feeder system to provincial and national competitions, collegiate and university golf, as well as professional and recreational golf. For more information, please visit www.cjga.com Its National Partner, Freedom 55 Financial, which provides financial security advice and planning for Canadians, generously supports the Canadian Junior Golf Association.

For Additional Information:

Melissa Foong CJGA Communications Assistant 1.877.508.1069 melissa.foong@cjga.com  

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