Pinehurst, NC, June 22, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation a volunteer, non-profit organization has been formed for the benefit of junior golfers. The Foundation hosts and promotes affordable nationally ranked tournaments for junior golfers regardless if they live in North Carolina or not.
The North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation is guided by a Board of Directors comprised of a diverse group of business and academic professionals. These volunteers have extensive golf industry experience that includes experience playing at the highest levels of competitive junior, collegiate and professional golf. All are parents and are dedicated to providing high quality, competitive, affordable access to tournament golf at top courses in North Carolina.
In order to promote affordable tournament golf among junior golfers membership in the North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation free of charge. Entry fees for 36 hole tournaments are priced to cover the cost of each event and most range between $65 and $115.
The 2011-2012 North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation tournaments are scheduled monthly from September-May. Events are hosted at golf courses that are ranked among the top in the nation. Tournament information and entry is done online. Events are nationally ranked and provide exceptional exposure for aspiring college golfers.
The first North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation event of the 2011-2012 season is at North Carolina State University’s Lonnie Poole Golf Course in Raleigh, NC on September 3-4, 2011.
Parents may enter their qualified junior golfer online at www.ncjuniorgolf.org, or contact the North Carolina Junior Golf Foundation at (919) 858-6400.
Entries open on July 15, 2011