The 3rd Annual Faldo Series U.S. Grand Final concluded with amazing results from the IJGA students. Joon Jang, current student at IJGA Old Carolina, swept the entire field with a stellar performance and a final score of -13 to claim the overall title. Wanxi “Alex” Sun (IJGA BG) had a great comeback in the final round, shooting -3 on the last 9 holes for a final round of 72 and a +4 total, winning the Boys U18 division by scorecard playoff. Aaron Lin (IJGA BG) was second after a final score of +4. On the boys U16 Division, Kenny Leseur from IJGA Bishops Gate was the winner with a total score of -1, claiming the first place by 19 shots. Felix Feres (IJGA BG) was second with a total score of +18.
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Bluffton, SC. April 16, 2018. Six-time Major Champion Sir Nick Faldo presided over a ribbon-cutting ceremony for IJGA’s stunning Performance Training Center at the IJGA headquarters in Bluffton, SC. IJGA recently underwent a $2 million building renovation turning an iconic 20,000 sq. ft. horse barn into a state-of-the-art indoor training facility for junior golfers. Under […]
International Junior Golf Tour
91 Old Carolina Drive
Bluffton, SC 29910
“Hands down, the IJGT is the best junior golf tour, especially in the Northeast. The staff is super friendly, the tournaments professionally run, and the courses are spectacular! Thanks for being the “playground” to help me develop my competitive game for the past 5 years! I am looking forward to competing on the IJGT for the next few years against the best junior golfers from around the world.”Frank Szucs, Brookside, New Jersey11 wins on the IJGT including 29 top 10 finishes
“The IJGT has certainly been a building block and foundation for my junior golf career. It has helped me build character as an individual throughout the many years of participation. The level of competition has also helped me to take my game to the next level. The entire IJGT staff has been a huge benefit to me and because of them I gained a lot of confidence to continue to participate in many other junior golf events. I will always be thankful for the direction that the IJGT has guided me!”Nicholas Reach, Moscow, Pennsylvania3 wins on the IJGT including 10 top 10 finishes
“The IJGT is a wonderful tour that has given me the experience to compete at a high level. The IJGT has also given me my first experience of match play at the North America Cup, which helped me learn the match play format.”Jim Liu, Smithtown, New York2010 U.S. Junior Amateur Champion, 2010 Verizon Junior Heritage Champion, and 18 wins on the IJGT
“The IJGT tournament courses are first-class and many are ones that have hosted PGA Tour events. Playing the IJGT has prepared me for competing at the next level. The strength of the fields promotes a great learning environment and lets you know how your game stacks up against the rest. The tournament awards are always something to strive for, whether it is IJGT merit points, AJGA exemptions, or other amateur tournament invitations.”Kyle Nakazaki, Manhattan Beach, California2 wins on the IJGT including 10 top 10 finishes
“Playing on the IJGT has been a great experience for me. The staff is always very helpful and courteous. Competing in IJGT events allowed me to make many new friends. I am impressed on how well the tournaments are organized.”Gabrielle Weiss, Macungie, Pennsylvania6 wins on the IJGT including 20 top 10 finishes