Sainte-Dorthee (September 29th) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association is excited to host the CJGA Junior at Islesmere this weekend in Sainte-Dorthee, QC. This marks the last tournament of the year in Quebec and gives players one last chance to raise a trophy in the 2017 CJGA season.
The historic Club de golf Islesmere is in mint condition for the players this weekend. The course is a traditional parkland course played in woodland areas. Islesmere is a tree-lined and very strategic golf course where patience is truly a virtue. The club has hosted many professional events over the years such as both the mens and women Canadian Opens, a couple Canadian PGA Championships, the Quebec Open and the Montreal Open. The course record 63 is held by the legendary golfer, Bryon Nelson when he played in the 1945 Montreal Open.
The weather forecast predicts for a great weekend of fall golf in Sainte-Dorthee. With temperatures hovering around 16 degrees and sunny skies, will make for a great weekend of golf. The CJGA Junior at Islesmere will be officially ranked by the Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Schedule of Events
September 30th – 11:00am – Registration Open
September 30th – 12:14am – Round 1 Start Time
October 1st – 12:14am – Round 2 Start Time
For more information, including tee times and results, please visit the official tournament website.
About the 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. Currently in its 25th year, 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:
Trevor Vander Glas
Communications and Media Assistant