November 30, 2008
Surrey, BC, Canada
The Maple Leaf Junior Tour and CKG Tour are co-hosting a major junior tournament, the Canada International Friendship Cup, which is to be held at beautiful Northview Golf & Country Club in Surrey, BC on August 20, 21 & 22. There will be four teams in this international event for boys 9 - 18 and girls 10 - 18. A modified Ryder-Cup style format will be used.
2008 Qualifying Sites:
Twelve junior golfers between9/10 - 18 will be qualified to represent Canada with exemptions to be awarded at the following qualifying sites:
MJT Saskatchewan Series
Perdue Oasis Golf Resort
Perdue (Saskatoon), SK
MJT Atlantic Canada Series
The Mountain GC
July 14, 15 & 16:
MJT Sun Mountain Okanagan Junior Championship
Predator Ridge Golf Resort
MJT 1st Choice Savings Series
Picture Butte GC
Picture Butte, AB
MJT Ontario Series
Hamilton (Mount Hope), ON
MJT Manitoba Series
Sandy Hook Golf Course
Sandy Hook, Manitoba
MJT Quebec Series
Club de Golf Sorel
Entry Fee: $220.00/player
Players can raise funds for their expenses - click here for Pledge Form. NOTE: The Rules of Amateur Status stipulate that juniors may receive funding providing the funds received do not exceed expenses for the event.
This page was last updated on March 6, 2008; due to the nature of international events, amendments may occur which will be announced on the website and to individuals who qualify to compete at this international event.
International tournaments provide an excellent opportunity for junior golfers to expand their golf resumes for future opportunities including scholarship applications for post-secondary education.
|Plus, all players at the Canada International Friendship Cup will receive a FREE Cleat Fitting courtesy of G & G Golf.|
About the Golf Course
Northview Golf & Country Club
6857 - 168th Street
Northview G&CC is one of B.C.'s top-rated courses with two distinct 18 hole courses.
The Ridge Course - 6,900 yards of gently rising terrain, meandering streams and deep, cold lakes. Tough enough for the PGA Tour and rated among the top 14 conditioned tour destinations, the Ridge is a rewarding test for players of all skill levels.
The Canal Course - 7,100 yards of serene golf in the tradition of the old links land. Wide fairways and undulating greens undisturbed from the sounds of everyday life is a perfect fit for everyone's game.
Day 1 - Wednesday, August 20, 2008 (First Round Blind Draw) at The Ridge Course
Front Nine: Best Ball
Back Nine: Alternate Shot.
Starting Tee Time: 9:30am
Day 2 - Thursday, August 21, 2008 (Second Round Blind Draw) at The Canal Course
Front Nine: Alternate Ball
Back Nine: Best Ball.
Starting Tee Time: 7:00am
Day 3 - Friday, August 22, 2008 (Final Round Blind Draw) at The Canal Course
Divisions: Boys 13-14, Boys 15-17 & Girls 13-17 Individual Matches (2 points per match)
Divisions Boys 11-12, Boys 9-10 & Girls 10-12
Front Nine: Best Ball
Back Nine: Individual Matches
Starting Tee Time 8:00am
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Ramada Inn Langley/Surrey
19225 Hwy 10m Surrey, BC
Ph: 604.576.8388, Reservations: 1.800.576.8388
Sandman Inn Suites – Surrey
10608-151A Street Surrey, BC
Ph: 604.582.7263, Reservations: 1.800.Sandman
Sandman Inn Suites – Langley
8855 202nd Street, Langley, BC
Ph: 604.888.7263, Reservations: 1.800.Sandman.