Georgetown, ON (July 30th, 2017) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association is excited to host the CJGA Eastern Canadian Junior Championship at Eagle Ridge Golf Club in beautiful Georgetown, ON. The Eastern Canadian Junior Championship is a three round tournament to decide who will be the 2017 champion. Juniors should be preparing for a tough test at Eagle Ridge over the three rounds.
Eagle Ridge Golf Club will give players the perfect combination of a mature course with modern features. It was designed by Hall of Fame golf architect, Robbie Robinson, and features holes with the Credit River, scenic views, elevated tee shots and valleys. Players will have plenty of options to play each hole but they will also be faced to make shots such as the approach shot onto the 10th green. Juniors and spectators will enjoy the walk along the escarpment countryside during the tournament.
This event is officially ranked by World Amateur Golf Ranking, Golf Ontario, Golf Canada, Golfweek and Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Schedule of Events
July 31st – Registration – 6:30am
July 31st – Round 1 Tee Times – 7:30am
August 1st – Round 2 Tee Times – 7:30am
August 2nd – Round 3 Tee Times – 7:00am
August 2nd – Awards Ceremony – 12:30pm
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