Ballarat District Golf Incorporated

2018 12 junior events

Ballarat District Golf Incorporated will be conducting a number of junior events over the summer months.

Junior Tournaments

2019 Open Junior Championships
Date: Wednesday 16th January
Proudly hosted by Buninyong Golf Club and sponsored by Ballarat Junior Golf Academy.
Entries close: Friday 11th January

2019 Junior Classic
Date: Monday 21st January
Proudly hosted by Midlands Golf Club.
Entries close: Wednesday 16th January

Both tournaments include:

  • Events for Under 18 Boys, Under 18 Girls, Under 15 Boys and Under 15 Girls, which are played over 18 holes of stroke play. Handicap limits of 36 for boys and 45 for girls apply. Trophies will be awarded for the Overall Gross Winner and Runner Up, and the Overall Nett Winner and Runner Up in each event.
  • Events for Under 14 Boys, Under 14 Girls, Primary School Boys and Primary School Girls, which are played over 9 holes of stroke play. No handicap is required for these events. Trophies will be awarded for the Overall Gross Winner and Runner Up in each event.

MyGolf Junior League

The 2019 MyGolf Junior League will be played over a five week period at various affiliated clubs, commencing on Sunday 3rd February.

Held in conjunction with the Junior Pennant season, the MyGolf Junior League will cater up to for 42 boys and girls predominantly aged 9 and above who:

  • Have been introduced to golf through Golf Victoria school-based programs and/or the MyGolf program
  • Are a junior member at a BDGI affiliated club

Played in teams of six, matches are played over nine holes on a shortened course (par 3 holes: approximately 100m, par 4 holes: approximately 150m, par 5 holes: approximately 220m). Players participate in pairs, with a Two-Ball Ambrose Match Play format used.

Each player is required to submit an entry form and will be placed in a team prior to the first round of matches. Entries close on Friday 25th January or when capacity is reached.

Ballarat District Golf Incorporated wish to acknowledge our affiliated clubs, Ballarat Junior Golf Academy, Golf Victoria, Sport and Recreation Victoria, Sports Central, VicHealth, Victorian Golf Foundation and WestVic Academy of Sport for their support of our junior development program.

Below are the entry forms for all three events.