CJGA Junior Tour Kicks off First Alberta Tournament with the Nike Golf Junior Series at Henderson Lake

Lethbridge, Alta. (April 28, 2016) –It will be an exciting weekend, as junior golfers from across Alberta be competing for division titles at the Nike Golf Junior Series at Henderson Lake Golf Club in Lethbridge, Alta. Winners will be given an invitation to the Nike Golf Junior Championship which will be held in Ontario later in the summer. Also up for grabs this weekend is the opportunity to represent Albert at the Junior America’s Cup in Mexico and California.

Henderson Lake Golf Club offers some of the finest golf in Southern Alberta. The club features a championship-length 18-hole course in the heart of Lethbridge, creating a park-like experience for serious and novice golfers alike. Among the manicured fairways and woodlands, ample mixture of sand and water traps, provides the challenge golfers crave.

Schedule

April 30, 2016 –First Round – 1:00 p.m.

May 1, 2016 – Second Round – 12:00 p.m.

For more information including tee times and results, please visit the official tournament website.

About Nike Golf Canada

NIKE GOLF_new logoBased in Thornhill, Ontario, Nike Golf Canada markets, sells and distributes industry leading Nike Golf equipment, apparel, balls, footwear, bags and accessories throughout Canada. Nike Golf is passionately dedicated to honoring and respecting the traditions and heritage of the game, and to providing committed golfers with the best equipment in the game. For more information on Nike Golf Canada, visit www.nikegolf.ca.

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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:

Jordyn Battista

CJGA Communications Assistant

1.877.508.1069

jordyn.battista@cjga.com

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