The International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) is committed to providing its members with the finest playing opportunities in the world. Again this year, the IJGT will be awarding an exemption into the Bobby Chapman Junior Invitational. Here are the details:
Who: IJGT Boys 15-19 Division
When: September 19-20, 2015
Where: Country Club of Spartanburg – Spartanburg, S.C.
How: The Champion in the Boys 15-19 Division of the Bridgestone Golf Tournament of Champions at Grand Cypress in Orlando, Fla., will receive an exemption to the Bobby Chapman Junior Invitational!
To register for the Bridgestone Golf Tournament of Champions, please click here.
About the Bobby Chapman Junior Invitational
The Bobby Chapman Junior Invitational (BCJI) has become one of the nation’s premier junior championships. Golfweek ranks the BCJI as a top 10 tournament and awards points towards its national rankings. The National Junior Golf Scoreboard ranks it as a top 20 event as well. The AJGA also lists the BCJI as a top-tiered and POLO ranked event in regards to their performance based exemptions.
Notable past-participants include Bubba Watson (2012 Masters Champion), Lucas Glover (2009 US Open Champion), Bill Haas (2011 Fedex Cup Champion), William McGirt, Dustin Johnson, Jonathan Byrd, Carl Pettersson, Steve Marino, Sean O’Hair, D.J. Trahan, Kevin Kisner, Brian Harmon and Kyle Thompson.
We honor and remember Robert H. “Bobby” Chapman, Jr. through this tournament as a gentleman who loved golf and never forgot that the integrity of the game was more important than the score. Additionally, Mr. Chapman is remembered as an outstanding junior and senior golfer.
About the IJGT
The IJGT provides domestic and international junior golfers national exposure in competitive tournaments at top venues around the world, preparing them for future success in golf and in life. As a tour that operates primarily throughout the academic year, the IJGT hosts approximately 60 tournaments annually. Each event provides multi-day competition for junior golfers of all skill levels ages 10-19. Players representing 40 states and 40 countries around the world regularly compete in events at venues such as TPC Sawgrass, Kiawah Island Resort, Hershey Country Club, and Harbour Town Golf Links. Official partners of the IJGT include Bridgestone Golf, Clazic Belts, EyeLine Golf, Oakley, AHEAD Headwear, BagBoy, The First Tee, Golfweek, Bishops Gate Golf Academy, and the International Junior Golf Academy.