The Junior Golf Association of Broward County, Inc. (referred to as the “JGA”) is a Non-
- Promote and provide properly officiated seminars and tournaments where the etiquette and rules of golf are taught to and, ultimately, promulgated by these youths
- To administer an educational program to youth that provides an outlet of healthy summer activities and training under sound leadership and with an attitude of wholesome community participation
- To lead them by example and inspire them by providing proper attitudes, perspective and goals in life
- To instill in them, through education and instruction, the rudiments of teamwork and fair play
- To enrich their lives for the day when they must take their place in our society
The JGA is dedicated to providing a drug, alcohol, and tobacco free competitive golf environment for all junior golfers living in or with parents/guardians working in Broward County, Florida. Through the JGA program, boys and girls learn the rules and etiquette of golf, compete with other junior golfers having similar abilities, learn to exercise good sportsmanship, make lasting friendships, and grow with the community. The JGA is especially proud of the many juniors who have attended college on golf scholarships and those who have gone on to play at the collegiate and professional level.
Over the years, many dedicated individuals have contributed to the success of this program. Without these dedicated volunteers the program could not thrive or continue. Thirteen (13) people are elected to serve on the Board of Directors and manage the organization. From those members, a President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer are elected annually as the officers of the organization.
With the help of approximately sixty (60) volunteers each week, the JGA conducts seven (7), one-day, stroke-
Click on MEMBERSHIP in the site menu on the home page. Follow all four (4) steps of the instructions.
*Membership registration closes the Friday before the first Monday tournament of each season.*
TOURNAMENT ENTRY PROCEDURE:
You must pass the Rules Quiz PRIOR to registering for a tournament. When you click on a tournament register link you will automatically be directed to the Rules Quiz. After you have passed the Rules Quiz, you may click on the “Register” link for a tournament and register for that tournament.
Click on SCHEDULE in the menu bar on the JGA home page. This will take you to the schedule powered by BlueGolf. Click on Register for the tournament you want to play. Complete the registration and payment information; submit your entry. NOTE: you must register for each individual tournament. You may register for one or two days only of the Championship if you are unable to play in all three rounds. There is a $15, NON-
JGA Members must play in at least TWO (2) of the first SEVEN (7) tournaments to be eligible to play in the JGA Championship AND their parents must have completed the volunteer assist requirement for the first seven (7) tournaments or be exempt from the requirement (see Sponsors).
TOURNAMENT ENTRIES FOR EACH TOURNAMENT CLOSE AT 9:00 PM ON THE WEDNESDAY BEFORE THE TOURNAMENT.
Late entries will be accepted until 6:00 PM Sunday before the tournament by calling Ken Tate at 954-
Late Entry Fee is $30.00 and must be paid by CHECK prior to play on Monday. CASH IS NOT ACCEPTED.