MJT to hold the Nicola Wealth Classic at Okanagan GC on July 22 and 23
Kelowna, BC – (July 7, 2021) – Canada’s number-one played junior golf tour is making its way to Kelowna later this month for the MJT Nicola Wealth Classic at Okanagan Golf Club on July 22 and 23.
Nicola Wealth, a provider of comprehensive financial advice to families, foundations, and institutions across Canada, signed on as title sponsor of this two-day Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour event as part of their ongoing efforts to contribute to the development of young champions, in golf and in life.
The pristine Okanagan Golf Club is a great venue for this popular tournament, which has been wait-listed for many months already and features a field of 100 elite golfers from across the provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. Players include 2020 MJT Player of the Year, Kyle Mayner, 18, of Kelowna, BC, who is returning to his own backyard to defend his title at the MJT Nicola Wealth Classic. Tee times start at 1:00pm each day and the draw for the event will be posted online later this week at www.maplejt.com.
About Nicola Wealth: Nicola Wealth provides comprehensive advice to affluent families, foundations, and institutions across Canada. Not satisfied with the existing approach and believing a more sophisticated level of planning was necessary, Nicola Wealth has made innovation a foundational cornerstone and continues to find ways to improve client returns and their experience.
About the MJT: The non-profit Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour is Canada’s number one-played Junior Golf Tour as well as the only national junior tour run exclusively by PGA of Canada Professionals and the ‘Road to College Golf’ in Canada. The organization is supported by valued Premier, Tournament and Product Partners. The MJT hosts close to 90 events across Canada, including free Ford Go Golf Junior Clinics, the MJT Mini Tour for 12U and multi-day events for competitive players aged 11-19 which also offer qualifiers for international tournaments. The program has annual awards, scholarships and incentives to help reward performance and participation throughout each season. MJT alumni include many Professional Tour players and PGA of Canada Professionals, as well as Canadian Amateur, National and Provincial Junior Champions. The MJT aims to develop champions, in golf and in life, promoting the game from grassroots through to the provincial, national, university and professional levels.