The HJGT Launches the Highly Anticipated Collegiate Amateur Tour
Jacksonville, FL-This summer the HJGT is excited to host a series of 4 collegiate amateur tournaments at prestigious PGA tour quality venues. All events consist of 54 holes and are scheduled around major USGA qualifiers and championships. The Hurricane Collegiate Amateur Tour has been requested by our alumni and was created to give both men and women the opportunity to compete on a high level at premier courses with the unmatched professionalism the HJGT prides itself on. Field size is limited and registration is in high demand. All events are on a first come first serve basis and tour dates are as follows: June 5-6: Walt Disney WorldOsprey Ridge in Kissimmee, FL
June 21-22: World Golf Village
King & Bear/ Slammer & Squire in St. Augustine, FL
Chateu Course in Braselton, GA
July 19-20:Furman Universityin Greenville, SC
Registration is open to players between the ages of 18-23 and ideal for HJGT alumni, collegiate players, 2012 grads, and amateur player looking for sharp competition at premier venues. The course setup will mirror that of a college tournament with men playing around 7,100 yards and women playing around 6,000 yards. At stake are rankings in The World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR), the premier amateur ranking system in the world. The WAGR system ranks the top amateur golfers in the world based on their average performance in Counting Events over a rolling cycle of the previous 52 weeks. Included in registration are 54 holes of golf, cart, range balls, snacks & cold drinks on course, and a dozen of Bridgestone B330 golf balls. No tour membership is required and our entry fee for each event is only $235. All participants may register online* at www.hjgt.org or by phone (904) 379-2697.
*To register onliner: Hover over the “tournaments” tab and then click on “collegiate amateur tour”. From there click on the “info” page and you will see a “register now” button.