CJGA Atlantic Season Set to Debut in Moncton with the Nike Golf Junior Series

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Moncton, N.B. (May 13, 2016) – This weekend the Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) makes its first stop of 2016 in Atlantic Canada for the Nike Golf Junior Series at Moncton. Juniors will be doing battle at the Moncton Golf & Country Club. Juniors will be competing to earn spots in the Nike Golf Junior Championship at years-end. Also up for grabs is the opportunity to represent CJGA Team Canada in the North America Cup.

Considered among one of the top national junior events in Canada, the Nike Golf Junior Championship is an event like no other on the CJGA schedule.  This winners-only event brings together the division winners from the 8 event Nike Golf Junior Series from across Canada to compete in the 9th final championship event.

Riverview Golf and Country Club has entered their 110th year of operation. With a robust history, the course has been shaped to offer challenges to all. Located just minutes from downtown, Moncton Golf and Country Club features an 18 hole course with a full practice facility. With pristine greens and challenging par 3’s, Moncton Golf and Country Club will always provide you with a day you will want to tell your friends about.

Schedule

May 14 -Round One -1:00 p.m.

May 15 -Round Two -1:00 p.m.

For more information regarding tee times, please visit the official tournament website.

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About Canadian Junior Golf Association

CJGA-logo-Transparent-with-white-player-2aThe 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 www.cjga.com

Its National Partner, Freedom 55 Financial, which provides financial security advice and planning for Canadians, generously supports the Canadian Junior Golf Association. 

For Additional Information:
Brian Newton
CJGA Tournament Operations Assistant
1.877.508.1069
brian.newton@cjga.com

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