CJGA Linkster Tour Heads to Burnaby Mountain for Third Tournament of the Season

– Golfers Invited to Burnaby Mountain Golf Festival   –

Burnaby, B.C. (April 21, 2016) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) Linkster Tour will be heading to Burnaby Mountain Golf Course in Burnaby, B.C., this Saturday. Junior golfers from all over the lower mainland will compete in 8 separate age divisions ranging from ages 5 to 14.

Accompanying the tournament will be the Burnaby Mountain Golf Festival. The festival will begin at 10:00 a.m. and run until 1:00 p.m. Attendees can take advantage of free golf clinics taught by expert PGA of Canada professionals. Kids will also have a chance to showcase their talents at the Little Linkster skills competition with prizes to be won. Golfers will be able to take advantage of special discounts on spring clothing and equipment.

Burnaby Mountain Golf Course, situated in the greater Vancouver area of north Burnaby, has been rated by Golf Digest as “One of the Best Places to Play” in North America. This popular golf course boasts 5,800 – 6,400 yards of natural tree-lined beauty and gentle rolling terrain, which offers a blend of charm, character and serenity. It requires precise shot making to achieve par but recreational players find it very forgiving.

For more information including tee times and results, please visit official tournament website (link).

About 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. 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:
Brad Ewart
BC Tournament Director
Canadian Junior Golf Association
brad.ewart@cjga.com

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