-Golf Canada’s Women’s Development Team Set to Compete-
Surrey, B.C. (March 20, 2018) – The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) lands at Northview Golf and Country Club this week for the Humber College PGM Western Junior Championship presented by TaylorMade and Tour Performance LAB. The event will take place this Wednesday to Friday, March 21-23. Junior golfers across Western Canada will compete in the event, the first CJGA regional championship of the year.
The CJGA recently announced its renewed partnership with Humber College with the Humber College Professional Golf Management program for the 2018 season. This tournament is the first of four that Humber College will be hosting over the 2018 season.
Similarly, the CJGA announced a three-year partnership with TaylorMade earlier in the year that brings TaylorMade on as presenting sponsor of the three regional championships on the CJGA national schedule as well as Official golf ball and presenting sponsor of the CJGA National Order of Merit.
All five members of Golf Canada’s Women’s Development team will tee it up this week adding to an already strong field of junior competitors.
For a list of players, click here.
Northview features two Arnold Palmer Signature Design championship golf courses, the Ridge and the Canal. The Canal Course stretches to 7,100 yards of serene golf in the tradition of the old links land. Wide fairways and undulating greens await players who prefer their golf to be challenging, yet undisturbed from the sounds of everyday life.
Schedule of Events
March 21 – First Round – 9:00am to 11:00am
March 22 – Second Round – 9:00am to 11:00am
March 23 – Third Round – 9:00am to 11:00am
For tournament information, please visit the tournament page.
ABOUT HUMBER COLLEGE
Humber’s Business Administration – Professional Golf Management program is recognized as Canada’s premiere golf business program. We provide you with the business knowledge and skills you need to start a career in many areas of business and the specialized expertise required of a PGA of Canada Golf Professional. Our 3-year business diploma runs annually on a 6-month in-class/6-month paid work placement basis. Our on-campus Golf Lab is an industry leading golf performance training facility run by PGA Professionals. Our students have the opportunity to play on the Humber Hawks varsity golf team, the most decorated golf team in Canada. Pathways to Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce Degrees and other degree programs are also available. For more information please visit our website at business.humber.ca/golf.
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 M3 and M4 metalwoods featuring Twist Face, M3 and M4 irons featuring RIBCOR and TP5/TP5X golf balls. TaylorMade is also a major force on the PGA TOUR with one of the strongest athlete portfolios in golf, that includes world no.1 Dustin Johnson and five of the current Top 10 in the world.
About the Tour Performance LAB
The Tour Performance LAB is a program based out of the Northview Golf Academy in Surrey B.C. and is Canada’s most complete Junior Development Program. Our mission is to provide world class instruction, coaching and training to our students. Instill strong work ethic, honesty, good sportsmanship, improved self-esteem, golf skill and physical fitness to our valued students.
For more information, please visit www.tourperformancelab.com
ABOUT THE CJGA
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.
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 more information please contact:
B.C Tournament Director
Canadian Junior Golf Association