October 6, 2014
Just a couple weeks after it was revealed that the staff at Black Bear Ridge golf course would undertake management of the St. Lawrence Junior Golf Tour, it has been announced that an agreement has been reached to bring the circuit under the guidance of the PLAY Junior Golf Tour (PJGT).
The PJGT is a grass roots tour for junior golfers focused on the Ottawa Valley and the St. Lawrence Seaway regions, while the St. Lawrence Junior Golf Tour has operated for more than three decades in the Kingston/Quinte Regions. An alignment appears to a natural fit.
Chris Veltkamp, the founder and director of the PJGT, shared the news with Flagstick.com late Thursday.
“This represents an incredible opportunity to expand the boundaries of what can be offered to our junior golfers with a united focus on growth and development,” said Veltkamp. “It is about providing opportunities, getting juniors on the golf course, and fostering a love for the game. I am thrilled to welcome the St. Lawrence Tour under the PJGT umbrella, as they bring many decades of experience, fantastic new courses, and untapped options we can offer our junior golfers.”
"The relationship further strengthens the belief that all juniors should…
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