The Foursomes played today resulted in a 4 – 0 lead for the Junior Tour Team leading into tomorrow’s singles. The conditions were a test to both teams with a strong wind blowing and a drop in the recent temperature.
There is high demand for information on next year’s events to be published. Please ignore any previous details, as we’ve had to change a couple of things through no fault of our own.
The following list is now confirmed, set in stone and will not change.
1st April: Golspie (36 holes) & 2nd April: Royal Dornoch (Championship Course) (18 holes). Our first 54 hole event over 2 courses.
6th & 7th May: Cruden Bay
20th & 21st May: Portpatrick (Dunskey)
8th & 9th July: Arbroath
26th & 27th July: Royal Aberdeen
19th & 20th August: Royal Musselburgh
2nd & 3rd September: Gourock
23rd & 24th September: Elgin
OoM Final and Team Match vs Madrid Golf Federation to be played at Golfe Clube de Santander -Madrid. Qualifying criteria and confirmed details will follow in the near future.
ALL our events in 2023 will be 54 holes. Information regarding individual events, relating to tee times, which day 36 holes will be played, and practice round availability etc will be posted once final arrangements are agreed with all the venues.
While it all may seem a long way away – it hopefully will keep everyone focused on what lies ahead for the Junior Tour in 2023.
OoM Grand Final: St. Andrews (Jubilee): 8th and 9th October 2022
All the qualifiers will be invited to participate via an email to be sent out by close of play tomorrow (7th September). This will be sent to the players email address that we use for the SG App/Scoring etc. Please check junk/spam folders as well.
Replies are required by 6.00 pm on Monday 19th September.
A reminder will be sent out on Friday the 16th September at midday to anyone who has not replied.
NO FURTHER COMMUNICATION WILL BE SENT THEREAFTER; ANYONE WHO HAS NOT REPLIED BY THE 19TH SEPTEMBER WILL BE DEEMED TO BE UNAVAILABLE FOR THE EVENT.
Any spare slots will then be offered to other players in the respective age groups.
The final will comprise of 8 players from the Boys Under 18’s, Under 16’s, Under 14’s and Girls Under 18’s (Gross) section Orders of Merits; they will be joined by 4 Girls Under 18’s (Net) section. They will all be joined by 6 further players, either from the Madrid Golf Federation, or Junior Tour invites.
The full field will comprise 42 players – tee times on each day will be from 10.00 am to 11.44 am. Players will play in 3-balls and the draw for the Sunday will be made at the conclusion of play on the Saturday.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE MANY PLAYERS ON THE RESERVE LIST WHO WILL GLADLY TAKE A SPOT THAT BECOMES AVAILABLE – THAT’S WHY IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT ALL PLAYERS WHO RECEIVE AN EMAIL REPLY BY THE STATED DEADLINE – WHETHER IT BE A ‘YES’ OR A ‘NO’.
We look forward to a fantastic Final event which will bring the curtain down on a fabulous 2022 season.
Please note – Order of Merits will be checked and verified before updating tomorrow.
What can be said about Brora? This is our 3rd visit as the Junior Tour and the sun has shone on each visit and the wind was very slight. Our players enjoyed a testing course in superb condition. The catering team and staff, pro shop team and everyone connected to Brora – a very large thank you. To the Greens staff and the members of Brora Gofl Club – thank you all for allowing us to play on your fabulous course once again…..!