Ile-Bizard, QC (August 14th, 2017) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association heads to Quebec this week to host the Nike Golf Junior Series event at Elm Ridge in Ile-Bizard, QC. This event is a qualifier for the Larry Ungerman Cup – Nike Golf Junior Championship being hosted at Royal Woodbine Golf Club in Toronto, ON at the end of August.
Elm Ridge is just minutes outside of Montreal and has two 18 hole championship courses. The course has very scenic views with Elm Ridge’s natural beauty and breathtaking landscapes. The course conditions are always superior and is ranked one of the best courses in the province. Elm Ridge is also considered to be one of the oldest golf clubs in North America and has a lot of history which can be seen on the course with historic stone walls that were used to separate fairways.
With mainly sunny skies and temperatures around 25 degrees, it should be perfect golfing conditions for the juniors at Elm Ridge.
This event will be officially ranked by Golf Quebec and Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Schedule of Events
August 15th – Registration – 7:30am
August 15th – First Round – 9:00am
August 16th – Second Round – 9:00am
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