Attention: Junior Golfers, Golf Coaches, School Athletic Directors, Parents
The Optimist Junior Golf Program
is an exciting and unique junior golf program for ages 10-18. More than 5,000
boys and girls throughout the United States and Canada and in several foreign
countries compete in official Optimist qualifying tournaments. The best of
these golfers, along with international golfers from around the globe,
advance to the annual Optimist International Junior Golf Championship.
Commonly referred to as simply The Optimist, it is one of the largest and most prestigious junior
golf events in the world. In addition to top-level tournament golf,
participants have the opportunity to meet new friends and to have a great
deal of fun. Each year, more than 650 junior golfers from 22 countries
participate in The Optimist.
July 19-24, 2014: Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 & Girls 10-12, 13-14
July 24-29, 2014: Boys 16-18 & Girls 15-18
Besides being located next to the international headquarters of the PGA of America, the resort’s championship golf courses have hosted the PGA Championships, the PGA Seniors’ Championships, the Ryder Cup, the Grand Slam of Golf, the World Big Tour Match, the PGA Club Professional Championship and the PGA Junior Championship, and the resort is now the home course of the PGA TOUR’s Honda Classic. In addition, Palm Beach County is rated as having more golf courses than any county in the United States.
Ohio District Returns To Tam O'Shanter In 2014 & 2014 Pre-Qualifier Tournaments Set For May 10 (see: Announcements)Look for us (Ohio District Optimist Junior Golf Championship) now on facebook.
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