The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is entering its 24th season in 2016 and now is your chance to get registered for the upcoming golf season.

With a full slate of events for junior’s golfers from 5-19 years old, the 24th season will bring unmatched opportunities for Canada’s junior golfers from coast-to-coast, including new programming that will be added to the 2016 schedule.

Memberships for the 2016 season are available for both the Junior Tour and Linkster Tour programs.  Special membership pricing is being offered through to January 15, 2016. Current members can renew their membership through their online portal.

As previously announced, the CJGA has restructured age divisions nationally across both the CJGA Junior Tour and CJGA Linkster Tour. A player’s age will be determined as of August 1st of the calendar year for all categories.

CJGA Junior Tour   CJGA Linkster Tour
Gender Division Name Ages Gender Division Name Ages
Boys Junior (U19)* 17 & 18 Boys Bantam (U15) 13 & 14
Boys Juvenile (U17) 15 & 16 Boys Peewee (U13) 11 & 12
Boys Bantam (U15) 13 & 14 Boys Atom (U11) 9 & 10
Girls Junior (U19)* 17 & 18 Boys Novice (U9) 8 & Under
Girls Juvenile (U17) 15 & 16 Girls Bantam (U15) 13 & 14
Girls Bantam (U15) 13 & 14 Girls Peewee (U13) 11 & 12
Girls Atom (U11) 9 & 10
Girls Novice (U9) 8 & Under

*In 2016 season only, the CJGA will permit players born in 1997 into the restructured age divisions. This will allow players born in 1997 to compete in the Junior (U19) division, regardless of when they turn 19 years old.

As a CJGA member in 2016, juniors will have many benefits that that are only available through the CJGA:

  • Unmatched tournament opportunities across Canada and internationally
  • Unmatched AJGA PBE events in Canada
  • Event rankings:

– CJGA National Order of Merit, presented by Core Golf Academy
– Golf Canada National Junior Order of Merit
– Junior Golf Scoreboard
– Golfweek
– AJGA Performance Based Entry (PBE)
– World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR)

  • Opportunity to qualifying for various international competitions
  • Personal online player portal with access to tournament schedule, tournament results and online tournament registration

CJGA members also receive the benefit of receiving a charitable tax receipt for a portion of your membership fee.

CJGA Membership Applications

CJGA Junior Tour: $100 +HST / Junior Tour Platinum: $189 +HST

CJGA Linkster Tour: $50 +HST / Linkster Tour Platinum: $95 +HST

With the holiday season just around the corner, why not present the gift of golf to an aspiring young golfer?  The CJGA is pleased to offer customized gift certificates upon request.

To take advantage of these membership rates, click on the respective application link above and send your completed application to the CJGA Head Office.  On-line registration is currently unavailable for the 2016 season.

For more information or other inquiries, please contact the CJGA at 1-877-508-1069 or via e-mail at

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

The Canadian Junior Golf Association is generously supported by its National Partner, Freedom 55 Financial, which provides financial security advice and planning for Canadians.