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Saint-Raphael to Host Quebec PUMA Challenge on Weekend

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Richmond Hill, ON (June 23, 2011) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is set for another Eastern Ontario/Quebec event taking place this weekend at Club de Golf Saint Raphael in Ile Bizard, Que. Junior players will be competing over two days for the opportunity to qualify for the US Kids Teen World Championship which will be going down at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C. This Junior Tour event is also part of the PUMA Challenge Series presented by PUMA Golf, which provides golfers of all skill levels with a unique tournament experience.

In the Boys 14 & Under division, Nicholas Brisebois of Kanata, Ont. is returning after a strong performance last weekend to capture the victory. William Blanchard of Rosemere, Que. and Maxime Laoun from Montreal, who placed third and fourth at their last events, respectively, will also be competing.
 
The Boys 15-19 division features a number of top performers from recent Eastern Ontario/Quebec events. Mike Crapper from Chelsea, Que. will be looking to perform after winning the most recent event in this region. David Berthiaume of Blainville, Que., who placed third at his last tournament, will also be returning. Some more recurring names are Etienne Brault of Mercier, Que. and Ryan McDonah of Dartmouth, N.S.  Brault has placed third and fifth so far this year, and McDonah has finished twice in the top ten standings.
 
In the Girls division, Shannon Lee Greenshields from Pincourt, Que. will be looking to add another title to her belt after winning her last event. Also competing is Annie Lacome of Laval, Que. and Natacha Brossard from Montreal. Lacombe placed fourth at the Quebec Junior Open, and Brossard finished third in the two events she has participated in this year.
 
Tee times begin on both days at 1:00 p.m. Spectators are encouraged.
 
About PUMA
PUMA is one of the world's leading Sport lifestyle companies that designs and develops footwear, apparel and accessories. It is committed to working in ways that contribute to the world by supporting Creativity, SAFE Sustainability and Peace, and by staying true to the principles of being Fair, Honest, Positive and Creative in decisions made and actions taken. PUMA starts in Sport and ends in Fashion. It’s Sport Performance and Lifestyle labels include categories such as Football, Running, Motorsports, Golf and Sailing. Sport Fashion features collaborations with renowned designer labels such as Alexander McQueen, Mihara Yasuhiro and Sergio Rossi. The PUMA Group owns the brands PUMA, Cobra Golf and Tretorn. The company, which was founded in 1948, distributes its products in more than 120 countries, employs more than 9,000 people worldwide and has headquarters in Herzogenaurach/Germany, Boston, London and Hong Kong. For more information, please visit www.puma.com.
 
About the CJGA
The Canadian Junior Golf Association is a “registered Canadian amateur athletic association” (RCAAA) not-for-profit registered federally with Revenue Canada.. The Canadian Junior Golf Association (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 Founding Partner, LEXUS.

For more information:

Daniel Brodie
Media and Communications Assistant
Canadian Junior Golf Association
P: 1-877-508-1069 x225

 

6/23/2011

 

   
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