September 23, 2016 @ 8:00 am – September 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
The Legends Golf Course at Parris Island
14 Belleau Wood Rd
Parris Island
SC 29905
Teresa Wade
Juniors FORE Warriors @ The Legends Golf Course at Parris Island

IJGT Exemption Qualifier for US Military Service Member Sons/Daughters

The Legends Hosts Junior Golfers to Qualify for Sept IJGT Event

BLUFFTON, SC (August 31, 2016) – The International Junior Golf Tour is offering exemptions to qualifying sons and daughters of US Military service members to participate in the Sept 23-25 Juniors FORE Warriors Invitational golf events.

Junior Golfers age 9-19, that are sons or daughters of active or retired US Military service members are invited to participate in a qualifying event at The Legends at Parris Island this Saturday, September 10, 2016.  Golfers will tee off at 1:30pm for an 18 hole stroke play tournament to qualify for one of three exemptions to the inaugural Juniors FORE Warriors Invitational that will take place September 23-25, 2016 at the Legends Golf Course at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, SC.  One full weekend registration and two discounted registrations will be awarded to top scoring Junior Golfers.  Advanced registration for the qualifier is required; contact the Pro Shop at The Legends at 843.476.8938 to sign up.

The Juniors FORE Warriors Invitational invites members of the US Military, Junior Golfers and Civilians to participate; all proceeds will benefit Hope For The Warriors and the Junior Champions Foundation. The Junior / Military / Civilian outing will group active and retired service members with Junior Golfers and civilians for a unique experience to heighten appreciation of the U.S Military, embracing core values shared by the IJGT and USMC- Leadership, Integrity, and Honor.

Space is limited for weekend events; entry fees for civilians are $500 for a participating sponsor and $125 for basic entry fee; registration for military participants is $50.  The Junior / Military / Civilian outing will kick off a weekend of competitive junior golf as part of the International Junior Golf Tour fall schedule.  Entry fees for juniors are listed at www.ijgt.com and include participation in Fri-Sun rounds as well as a reserved spot for the tour of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island. Visit www.IJGT.com to learn more and register.



About the International Junior Golf Tour:

For 21 years, The International Junior Golf Tour has provided junior golfers with a stepping stone to college and professional tour participation, as well as opportunities to develop character, confidence, golf skills and building blocks for life.  Welcoming junior golfers from around the globe, the 40+ annual IJGT events offer high quality experiences of competitive golf at premiere venues, unique education offerings, and connection of likeminded athletes for lifelong friendships.  The IJGT is training champions for life.

Tournament Information, Chris Schramm, 843.338.1388, Christopher.Schramm@ijgt.com

Junior Exemption Qualifier, Andy Hinson, 843.476.8938

For Sponsorship, Teresa Wade, 615.957.0888, Teresa.Wade@ijgt.com