CJGA Linksters and Juniors to Compete at Fox Hollow

Calgary, AB (June 4, 2015) – This is a big weekend in Alberta for both the Junior Tour and Linkster Tour. Linksters will be battling hard for a spot on team west for the US Kids Golf World Championship, while the older juniors will be competing to earn spots in CJGA PING Canadian Junior Match Play Championship and the CJGA Mizuno National Junior Golf Championship.

Fox Hollow is a unique golf course in Calgary, featuring a full-length 6500 yard well manicured course, short game practice facility, and a heated 50 stall indoor driving range. Through the years, Fox Hollow has become a destination of choice for a wide variety of golfers as it offers a challenge to the most experienced golfer as well as a relaxed environment for beginners to pick up the game.

The weather forecast is looking favourable for the junior golfers with temperatures projected to be in the low twenties.

The strong fields of juniors are sure to provide excitement on Saturday. Some player’s to keep an eye on are:

Girls 9 & Under

Jayla Kucy Camrose, AB

Boys 8 & Under

Jayden Brar Calgary, AB

Girls 10-13

Kaitlyn Wingnean Edmonton, AB

Boys 9-10

Graysen Collins Calgary, AB

Boys 11-13

Devin Kucy Camrose, AB

Girls 14 & Under

Mackenzie Baustad Calgary, AB

Boys 14 & Under

Bradley Mckeating Calgary, AB

Girls 15-19

Cassidy Laidlaw Calgary, AB

Boys 15-19

Stewart Schamp Calgary, AB

Tournament Information:

US Kids Golf World Championship – Team West Qualifier

CJGA Alberta Junior Series at Fox Hollow

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.

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:
Jamie Reimer
Alberta Tournament Director
Canadian Junior Golf Association
jamie.reimer@cjga.com

 

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