-Partnership will include Official Golf Ball; Presenting Sponsor of Order of Merit, and Three Championship Events-
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is pleased to announce the partnership renewal with TaylorMade Golf Canada for the 2021 season.
The partnership builds upon the partnership between the CJGA and TaylorMade Golf Canada that started four-years ago. TaylorMade will continue as the Official Golf Ball of the CJGA with its TP5 and TP5x golf ball, as well as continuing to be the presenting sponsor of the CJGA – GOLFTEC National Order of Merit— a season long race identify the top junior golfing talent across the country. Additionally, the partnership will continue to have TaylorMade Golf Canada as presenting sponsor of the CJGA’s three three-day championships in British Columbia, Ontario, and Atlantic Canada.
“The continued commitment and extended partnership with TaylorMade Golf Canada showcases the fact that their brand is committed to supporting golf—especially growing junior golf—in Canada,” said Earl Fritz, CJGA Founder and CEO. “Their support with the CJGA the past four-years and in the future will only enhance the tournament experience for our junior members throughout the season.”
“We’re pleased to continue our partnership with the CJGA,” said David Bradley, General Manager of TaylorMade Golf Canada. “It’s amazing to be able to support junior golf across the country through the CJGA, which plays an integral role in giving junior golfers access to the game as well as developing talented players from coast-to-coast.”
As the official golf ball of the CJGA, Junior Tour and Amateur Tour members will receive either the TP5 or TP5x golf balls for their participation. The TaylorMade TP5 and TP5x, the same golf balls played by #TeamTaylorMade athletes.
The CJGA – GOLFTEC National Order of Merit (OOM) presented by TaylorMade Golf Canada is a season-long race. Each division winner of the OOM will receive a custom TaylorMade prize pack. Mirrored after the PGA TOUR’s FedEx Cup, the CJGA – GOLFTEC National Order of Merit presented by TaylorMade Golf Canada is comprised of the entire tournament schedule where juniors compete nationally in their respective age divisions. Tiered events on a National scope provide equal opportunity for juniors to accumulate points. Events are tiered based on field size, strength of field, and length of competition to name a few.
As presenting sponsor of the regional championships, TaylorMade will have an increased presence on-site, including branding, product and TaylorMade representatives. Juniors will be welcomed with a great TaylorMade tee gift just for participating.
About TaylorMade Golf Canada
Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, TaylorMade Golf is a leading manufacturer of high performance golf equipment with industry-leading innovative products like SIM2 metalwoods, SIM2 irons, P Series irons, TP5/TP5X golf balls and Spider putters. A major force on the PGA TOUR, TaylorMade has an unrivaled athlete portfolio that includes Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Tommy Fleetwood, Rickie Fowler, Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa, Nick Taylor, Michael Gligic, Harry Higgs, SH Park, Charley Hull, Maria Fassi and Sierra Brooks.
About the Canadian Junior Golf Association
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a “registered Canadian amateur athletic association” (RCAAA) non-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
For more information please contact:
Manager of Tour Operations
Canadian Junior Golf Association