CKG TOUR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
November 30, 2008
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA
CKG Tour with Signature Golf Packages are providing the CKG Tour World Championship which will be held at three great golf courses: Wachesaw Plantation East, Tradition Golf Club & Indigo Creek Golf Club in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA on August 6-10.
MJT is looking forward to being involved in our 1st CKG World Tour Championship.
The four day action packed schedule is as follows:
August 6, 2008 - 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Registration
August 6, 2008 - 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Welcome Ceremony
August 7-9, 2008 - Stroke Play Championship
August 9, 2008 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m - Awards and Closing Ceremony
August 10, 2008 - Team Challenge at the Wachesaw Plantation East.
2008 Qualifying Sites:
Canadian junior golfers up to age 17 (as of July 31st, 2008) will have an opportunity to qualify for one of the 7 MJT Team Canada spots at the following qualifying sites:
MJT HSBC Bank Canada Classic
MJT Alberta Series
Stony Plain GC
Stony Plain, AB
MJT Manitoba Series
the Meadows GC
East St. Paul, MB
MJT Finora Classic
Elmwood & Chinook GC
Swift current, SK
MJT Ontario Series
Osprey Valley GC
Orangeville (Alton), ON
MJT Atlantic Canada Series
The Mountain GC
MJT Quebec Series
Players must register individually with the CKG Tour. The MJT will reimburse all entry fees.
The MJT also provides a partial subsidy to each player for entry fee, travel and accommodation expenses, made possible by Travel Underwriters - Official International Events Partner of the MJT - and funds raised through two major corporate tournaments.
Players can also 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.
Web site www.myrtlewoodvillas.com
2 bedroom/2 bath condo-$156.00 per night, 3bed/2 bath-$205.00 per night
Web site www.legendsgolf.com
2 br condo-$143.00 per night, 3 br condo-$165.00 per night
Holiday Inn Surfside Package
Web site www.starwoodhotels.com
Oceanfront room-2 beds-$166.00 per night
Web site www.sheraton.com/myrtlebeach
Standard Room-2 beds-$120.00 per night - Adjoining rooms are available
Wachesaw East Package
Web site www.wachesaweast.com
2br condo-$220.00 per night, 3br condo-$260.00 per night.
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.
About the Host Organization
California Kids Golf Tour (CKG Tour) is a nonprofit organization dedicated in providing young boys and girls, a fun, friendly environment of which to learn life enhancing lessons through the great game of golf.
Visit CKG Tour World Championship's official site www.ckgtour.com for more details.
About the Golf Course
The CKG Tour World Championship will be played on three beautiful courses: Wachesaw Plantation East, Tradition Golf Club & Indigo Creek Golf Club in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Wachesaw Plantation East - Main Host Course
911 Riverwood Drive, Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Telephone: 888-922-0027 or 843-357-5252
In Wachesaw Plantation East, architect Clyde Johnston has created an alluring taste of Scottish design. Located in the scenic fishing village of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, just 20 minutes south of the Myrtle Beach International Airport, Wachesaw Plantation East Golf Club is a championship eighteen-hole facility built on the site of a former rice plantation.
Tradition Golf Club
1027 Willbrook Blvd. Pawleys Island, South Carolina
Telephone: 877-599-0888 or 843-237-5041
the Tradition Golf Club was Come awarded South Carolina's "Golf Course of the Year" 2000! Also voted "Top Fairways" for 1998 by Golf for Women and nominated "Best New Public Course" 1996 by Golf Digest.
Indigo Creek Golf Club
9480 Indigo Club Dr. • Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Telephone: (800) 718-1830 or (843) 650-1809
Located just 10 minutes south of Myrtle Beach, Indigo Creek Golf Club is nestled in the heart of the South Carolina Low Country. Golfers experience a new level of pleasure as they wind through the flowing creeks and giant oaks found along the back nine. This beautiful Willard Byrd design displays well maintained Tift Dwarf Bermuda greens, and Bermuda tees, fairways and roughs. Surrounded by lots of water and wildlife, your experience at Indigo Creek will be one to treasure for a lifetime.
August 7-9, players will compete in a stroke play individual event in their age group.
Boys 9-10: Indigo Creek Golf Club
Tees and Yardage of Red/4,993
Boys 11-12: Wachesaw East
Tees and Yardage of Gold/5,827
Boys 13-14: Wachesaw East
Tees and Yarage of White/6,297
Boys 15-17: Wachesaw East
Tees and Yardage of Blue/6,618
Girls 9-10:Tradition Golf Club
Tees and Yardage of Green/4,106
Girls 11-12: Indigo Creek Golf Club
Tees and Yardage of Red/4,923
Girls 13-14:Indigo Creek Golf Club
Tees and Yardage of Gold/5,596
Girls 15-17: Wachesaw East
Tees and Yardage of Gold/5,827.
August 10th, team match play event will be played at Wachesaw East.
The team match play consists of two-man team from each age group/divisions of 18 hole players. Best Ball front nine, Alternate shot back nine, one point each side, total of two points. Blind draw team format, the team with the most points will be declared the team champion.