Daytona Beach, Fl. (April 6, 2020) – The Inaugural Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship will be contested November 15th, 16th & 17th at Coushatta Casino Resort in Kinder, Louisiana on the world-class Koasati Pines championship golf course, that will be broadcast on the Golf Channel. The partnership between the NB3 JGNC and the PLAY Junior Golf Tour provides the foundation to give 6 Canadian junior golfers the opportunity to compete in one of the most competitive events in North America. The 2-hour television broadcast will allow viewers from all over to watch the future stars of the PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour amidst the backdrop of the Koasati Pines GC, Coushatta Casino Resort and Coushatta Tribal Nation.
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“It is all about giving junior golfers opportunities to develop and compete, and through this partnership, some of Canada’s best young players are going to get to play against some of the best juniors in North America, on one of the greatest stages, The Golf Channel”, said PJGT Founder Chris Veltkamp. What an amazing and life-defining experience the entire tournament committee and host Notah Begay is giving back to junior golf!
The NB3/JGNC committee is excited to be able to offer players in Canada the opportunity to qualify for our Final National Championship. With the current situation surrounding the Covid -19 outbreak and the fact the we reformatted our series this year we able to open the series up to Canada.
About the PLAY Junior Golf Tour
The PLAY Junior Golf Tour, established in 2014, is a grass roots development tour and golf program available to junior boys and girls ages four to eighteen. Tour members enjoy a variety of events, including stroke play tournaments, qualifying events, development and educational programs. The PLAY Junior Golf Tour is based in Eastern Ontario and provides an excellent opportunity for all young golfers to discover, develop, and compete in golf! www.pjgtour.com
About the Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship:
The 2020 NB3 JGNC will be an open series featuring 150+ Local Qualifiers (18-holes), 17 Regional Qualifiers (36-holes) and one National Championship (54-holes) covering 45+ states across the continental United States. Golfers who participate will compete in one of the four divisions: Boys 14-18, Boys 13U, Girls 14-18 and Girls 13U. The final 54-hole competition will be broadcast on Golf Channel.