-Adds TaylorMade Canadian Invitational to Schedule-
Richmond Hill, Ontario
, 2022) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is pleased to announce the partnership extension with TaylorMade Golf Canada for the 2022 and 2023 season. The partnership builds upon the partnership formed between the CJGA and TaylorMade five years ago.
TaylorMade will continue as the top Official Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of the CJGA, maintain their National Sponsorship as an Official Program Partner of the CJGA, and NEW for the 2022 season, see the creation of the TaylorMade Canadian Invitational. This event will be a three-day (Aug 8-10) championship on the Junior Tour, a TIER-1 event on the CJGA schedule, and will be hosted at the prestigious Lionhead Golf Club in Brampton, Ontario.
“The continued commitment and extended partnership with TaylorMade Golf Canada showcases the fact that their brand is committed to supporting golf, especially growing junior golf in Canada.” said Earl Fritz, CJGA Founder and CEO. “The expansion of their partnership, and creation of the NEW TaylorMade Canadian Invitational provides another TIER-1 event to the CJGA schedule and provides our top junior golfers the opportunity to showcase their skills amongst their golfing peers in the event. We have appreciated the great support from TaylorMade with the CJGA the past five years, and we look forward to building upon the partnership in the future.”
“We are pleased to continue our partnership with the CJGA,” said David Bradley, General Manager of TaylorMade Golf Canada. “It’s great to be able to support junior golf across the country through the CJGA, which plays an integral role in giving junior golfers access to the game as well as developing talented players from coast-to-coast,” he said, adding, “the creation of a new TIER-1 junior championship is also very exciting for us and will give participating players an elevated event experience.”
At the TaylorMade Canadian Invitational from August 8-10, 2022, all golfers will be treated to great welcome gifts, prizing provided to our top competitors, and tour-level signage throughout the golf course. Plus, in addition to helping make this our premier event, there will be the presence of top media members and outlets, such as TSN’s Golf Talk Canada, who will be onsite with radio and television coverage. This is something exciting and unique to help showcase our top juniors participating in the TaylorMade Canadian Invitational.
The TaylorMade Canadian Invitational joins the CJGA’s other three Ontario majors in being a TIER-1 event, which will be ranked by the top-ranking websites throughout North America, as well as count for the most amount of GOLFTEC National Order of Merit points.
To register for the TaylorMade Canadian Invitational from August 8th
, 2022 visit CJGA.onpar.golf. Register quick, as spots are expected to fill up fast!
About TaylorMade Golf Company
Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, TaylorMade Golf is a leading manufacturer of high performance golf equipment, golf balls and accessories with industry-leading innovative products like SIM2 metalwoods, SIM2 irons, P Series irons, TP5/TP5X golf balls and Spider putters. A major force across the world’s professional tours, TaylorMade has an unrivaled athlete portfolio that includes Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Tommy Fleetwood, Rickie Fowler, Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa, Harry Higgs, SH Park, Charley Hull, Maria Fassi and Sierra Brooks
About the Canadian Junior Golf Association
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a “registered Canadian amateur athletic association” (RCAAA) non-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
For more information please contact:
Manager of Tour Operations
Canadian Junior Golf Association