International Junior Golf Tour
The International Junior Golf Tour began as an Academy on Hilton Head Island, SC. Now, 17 years later the tour hosts 60+ events in the US, Canada, Scotland and Bermuda. Players from over 30 countries make up the fields that are generally capped at about 96 players per tournament. The IJGT schedule runs from September through May.
2013 Tournament Information:
Tournament Fee: $270-695
Application Deadline: Typically 1-2 weeks prior to tournament
Practice Round: Typically the day before the tournament starts
Boys Division: 14 & Under, 15-19
Girls Division: 14 & Under, 15-19
Format: 36-54 Holes, Stroke Play
Field Size: Typically 96
Men’s Yardage: 6,500-7,000
Men’s Rating/Slope: Varies, 72.6-74.5/127-141
Women’s Yardage: 5,500-6,000
Women’s Rating/Slope: Varies 74.4-75.9/127-146
MyGolfPros Tour Tidbits
* Annual Membership of $215 with the IJGT is required to participate in their tournaments.
*One of the perks on this tour is in addition to regular membership benefits, golfers will receive a dozen Bridgestone golf balls, and IJGT logged golf shirt and an IJGT towel.
* Practice Rounds are optional and NOT included in the entry fee for IJGT events.
* If you choose to play a Practice Round, golfers should call the host course ahead of time to schedule a session. A fee will be charged.
* ONLY playing in the tournaments listed above will earn AJGA exemptions or credit.
Boys and Girls Champions = 1 Exemptions
IJGT Tournament of Champions (Based on Tour Events)
Boys and Girls Champion = Full Exemption
Boys Top 5 = 3 exemptions
Boys Top 10 = 2 exemptions
Boys Top 15 = 1 exemption
Girls Top 3 = 3 exemptions
Girls Top 5 = 2 exemptions
Girls Top 10 = 1 exemption
Please link to the following website for more information about the IJGT.