IJGT News

What is the Junior Champions Foundation?

This weekend, Wexford Plantation is hosting the IJGT’s Lowcountry Junior benefiting local charities including the Junior Champions Foundation. The Junior Champions Foundation is a registered 501(3)(c) nonprofit organization. JCF was founded in 2011 in order to help junior athletes with limited financial resources reach their potential through access to higher education and better athletic training. […]

COURSE PREVIEW – Lowcountry Junior at Wexford Plantation

This weekend, Wexford Plantation will be hosting the IJGT for the inagural Lowcountry Junior. This course has the kind of tight lies that will bring a tear to your eye, but will prove to be challenging with a lot of water coming in to play. Check out our full video for more!

Product Spotlight: MannKrafted Putters

Shawn Elmore from MannKrafted Custom Milled Putters came out to the IJGT Georgia Open at Savannah Harbor to allow our junior golfers to try their putters and talk about the benefits of having custom putters. Watch the video to see a couple of putters that Shawn was able to show us last weekend and visit […]

What is Par Bar?

This weekend, during the Georgia Open at Savannah Harbor, Par Bar donated their bars for our players on the first tee during Round 1. We took some videos of our players trying it: Along with a couple bars the staff were able to sneak, Par Bars were a huge hit among our players! Par Bar […]

Post-Event Recap: Georgia Open at Savannah Harbor

This weekend, February 25-26, The Club at Savannah Harbor hosted the International Junior Golf Tour for the Georgia Open. Winners of each division included Philipp Krahmer (Boys 15-19), John Daly II (Boys 14 & Under), and Sera Tadokoro (Girls). In the Boys 15-19 Division, Carson Barbe of Beckville, TX and a student at Bishops Gate […]

Georgia Open at Savannah Harbor – Round 1 Interviews

Round 1 of the Georgia Open at Savannah Harbor saw a ton of awesome rounds from all of our junior golfer. Carson Barbe, a BGGA student from Beckville, TX, fired a 6-under par 66 to lead the Boys 15-19 Division. In the Girls Division, Sera Tadokoro, an IJGA Senior, shot 71 (-1) to lead by […]

Savannah Harbor Course Preview

This weekend, IJGT is heading out to Savannah Harbor for the Georgia Open. We went out to the course last week to check things out and made a video to preview what competitors will be facing this weekend.

TOURNAMENT RECAP: Orange County National

Winter Park, FL- The International Junior Golf Tour continued along its Spring tour over the weekend, making a stop at the popular Orange County National in Winter Garden, FL. A new regular stop along the tour, the juniors participating in the event experienced both of nationally reviewed courses OCN offers; Crooked Cat and Panther Lake. […]

Why We Love Golf

Happy Valentine’s Day from the IJGT Team! “They call it golf because all the other four letter words were taken,” Raymond Floyd. At IJGT, the four letter word that we associate with this game is love.. as cheesy as that sounds. As a staff, we love the game, we love our players, and we love […]

COURSE PREVIEW – Orange County National

Less than 24 hours away from round 1 of the Florida Junior at Orange County National, the IJGT team is on site marking the course, setting hole locations, and getting all of the prep work done before competition begins. As junior golfers arrive and play their practice rounds today, we have a little preview of […]