The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the Southwest Florida Jr. Challenge. This event will be held at the Palm Aire - Champions in Sarasota, FL on October 24-25. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to play one of Florida's premier golf courses! The Southwest Florida Jr. Challenge is open to all golfers between the ages of 11-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS), winners in each division will receive an exemption into the 2015 Tour Championship December 5-6, 2015, and the top 10 finishers will receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup. The Southwest Florida Jr. Challenge will have guaranteed AJGA Performance Stars at stake regardless of the field size. This event is a two-day, 36-hole event. First round will begin with a single tee start from 7:30-1:00 PM, and the second round will begin with a double tee start from 8:00-10:00 AM. Registration for members is $199 and for non-members is $244.
Enjoy the beauty and challenge of our two superb 18-hole championship golf courses. The Lakes and The Champions courses are ranked among the best in Florida by Golfweek Magazine. There are several tee box locations on each tee to accommodate every level of play. Also, our fine club includes a driving range with 24 grass hitting locations. Famed architect, Joe Lee, designed the Lakes Course, and world renowned architect, Dick Wilson, designed the Champions course. Both courses have been completely renovated with Lakes course greens re-opened in Fall '09.
Palm Aire - Champion
Registration Deadline: October 14th
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 2015 the HJGT will conduct events in 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 5 divisions which are: Boys 15-18, Boys 13-14, Boys 11-12, Girls 15-18, and Girls 11-14. Memberships for the 2015 season start at $139 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.