Canadian Junior Golf Association Expands Partnership with Bushnell Golf

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-Official Rangefinder to become presenting sponsor of B.C. and Ontario Fall Series in 2015-

Richmond Hill, Ont. (March 23, 2015) The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is pleased to announce the partnership with Bushnell Golf has been renewed for the 2015 season. The partnership will see the aforementioned company’s product become the official rangefinder of the association as well as presenting sponsor for the British Columbia and Ontario Fall Series events.

Bushnell will have a presence at all events across the country along with the continuation of “The Bushnell Award of Excellence”. This award will recognize juniors with the lowest par three scoring over the course of the season in each division.

“We are delighted to continue and expand our relationship with Bushnell” said Brad Parkins, Chief Operations Officer of the CJGA. “The Bushnell brand is a leader in the rangefinder category and aligning our brands and having the opportunity to get the newest conforming product in the junior’s hands is mutually beneficial.”

Bushnell will provide editorial in the CJGA Jr. Golfer E-Newsletter to educate the membership on the benefits and technology of the Bushnell rangefinder line.

Rickie Fowler, brand ambassador for Bushnell product, has previous ties with the CJGA as he participated as a junior in the CJGA’s North America Cup in 2003. The event was hosted at Weston Golf & Country Club in Toronto and saw his American squad defeat CJGA Team Canada by a score of 17-11.

ABOUT BUSHNELL
Bushnell has been the industry leader in high-performance sports optics for more than 65 years. Our Bushnell-logo-transparentguiding principle is to provide the highest quality, most reliable and affordable sports optics products on the market. And, our commitment to outstanding customer service and strong retailer partnerships is unmatched.

Bushnell boasts leading market share in all of the sports optics categories, and our products have consistently won design and performance awards. Our product lines enhance the enjoyment of every outdoor pursuit from golf, spectator sports, nature study, hunting, fishing and birding to stargazing. Indoors, binoculars bring the audience closer to the action in fast-moving sports or the fine arts at theatres and concerts.

With a constant emphasis on product innovation, Bushnell Golf developed the first combo laser/GPS device with the Hybrid, and in 2014 launched the revolutionary Tour Z6 JOLT which features Vivid Display Technology, 2nd Generation E.S.P. (Extreme. Speed. Precision) and JOLT Technology to make it the world’s most technologically advanced laser rangefinder. It is this dedication that has made Bushnell Golf the #1 Rangefinder in Golf.

ABOUT THE CJGA
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a “registered Canadian amateur athletic association” CJGA-logo-Transparent-with-white-player-2a(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

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

For Additional Information:
Brad Parkins
Chief Operations Officer
Canadian Junior Golf Association
1.877.508.1069
brad.parkins@cjga.com

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