Thursday April 18, 2013
Younger golfers looking to gain competitive and fun golfing experience in tournament play are invited to participate in the annual Metro Parks Junior Golf Tour.
The 2013 Junior Golf Tour kicks-off April 27 and runs through August 5, with nine tournament dates held at Metro Parks golf courses throughout the city (see schedule and locations below).
The entry fee is $25.00 per tournament, and includes lunch and greens fee. No membership fees are required and there is no limit on participation. There will be prizes awarded to the top finishers in each age group. Each Metro Parks course event will have the same format.
Age divisions in each tournament include boys and girls ages 16-18 (18 holes), 14-15 (18 holes), 11-13 (9 holes), 9-10 (6 holes) and 8 and under (4 holes). Age group based on participant’s age as of Sunday before tournaments.
Entry forms are available at any Metro Parks golf course, or may be printed from an online form on the Parks website: www.metro-parks.org
. Entry deadline: Forms and fees should be dropped off at the tournament location five days prior to each event. The 2013 tournament dates and sites are:
April 27 Cherokee
May 11 Long Run
May 25 Iroquois
June 10 Charlie Vettiner
June 17 Shawnee
June 24 Bobby Nichols
July 6 Crescent Hill
July 15 Sun Valley
August 5 Seneca For More Information:
http://www.louisvilleky.gov/MetroParks/golf/tournaments.htm Metro Parks Junior Golf Tour printable entry form: http://www.louisvilleky.gov/NR/rdonlyres/E8A61E9F-63B5-42E9-A501-7F4F752BAA86/0/JuniorGolfTourFlyer2013.pdfAbout Metro Parks Golf:
Louisville's nine public golf courses offer a quality golfing experience at some of the most affordable prices in the nation. Each course has its own unique character, and some consistently rank among Kentucky's best and most challenging courses. Metro Parks operates nine municipally-owned golf courses that are challenging to everyone from beginners to scratch golfers.
For more information, visit http://www.louisvilleky.gov/MetroParks/golf
• Bobby Nichols Golf Course, 4301 E. Pages Lane, 502/937-9051 (9 holes)
• Charlie Vettiner Golf Course, 10207 Mary Dell Lane, 502/267-9958 (18 holes)
• Cherokee Golf Course, 2501 Alexander Road, 502/458-9450 (9 holes)
• Crescent Hill Golf Course, 3110 Brownsboro Road, 502/896-9193 (9 holes)
• Iroquois Golf Course, 1501 Rundill Road, 502/363-9520 (18 holes)
• Long Run Golf Course, 1605 Flat Rock Road, 502/245-9015 (18 holes)
• Seneca Golf Course, 2300 Pee Wee Reese Blvd, 502/458-9298 (18 holes)
• Shawnee Golf Course, 460 Northwestern Parkway, 502/776-9389 (18 holes)
• Sun Valley Golf Course, 6505 Bethany Lane, 502/937-9228 (18 holes)