Maine Golf is committed to promoting junior golf throughout the state by exposing new players to the game, encouraging existing players, and growing the game of golf for the next generation. Whether through initiatives of our own or working with other golf organizations in the region, we aim to make playing golf in Maine as fun and accessible as possible to young golfers here in our state.
Opportunities abound for players looking to enter the game of golf whether for instruction, fun, play or competitive tournaments in the region. Below is a “road map” of golfer opportunities at all levels and all ages. Should you have any questions, please email Joe at email@example.com.
LPGA-USGA GIRLS GOLF
We empower girls through the game of golf and inspire them to dream BIG…
LPGA*USGA Girls Golf (Girls Golf) is the only national junior golf program that specializes in providing girl-friendly environments for juniors to learn the game of golf. We’re the experts in making the game of golf fun, and we teach more than just stance and swing; we teach girls valuable life skills like confidence and perseverance.
Each of our 500 Girls Golf sites help prepare girls ages 6 – 17 for a lifetime of enjoyment of the game while also inspiring them to feel confident, build positive self-esteem and live active and healthy lives through The Five E’s of Girls Golf.
. For more information, and to register, please visit the link below, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A NEW PROGRAM FOR MAINE AND WE ARE WORKING ON THE DETAILS BUT SHOULD BE READY SOON!
PGA Golf Camps
As the golf enthusiasts who run and operate the PGA Camps, our mission is to share our passion for the great game of golf with youths across the country. Our promise–is to support, encourage, and respect each and every one of our campers and authentically inspire them to reach their full potential, both on and off the golf course. For more information, and to register, please visit the link below, or send an email to email@example.com.
Maine Golf is proud to present a competitive junior golf program this fall called “Sunday Sweeps”. Our goal is to provide Maine juniors the opportunity to play competitive golf on Sundays throughout the fall, providing players with 18-hole tournament experience during high school golf season. These weekly events offer prizes and a chance to qualify for the FedEx Cup style Tour Championship at the end of the season. For more information, and to register, please visit the link below, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEPGA Maine Junior Tour
The NEPGA Maine Junior Tour is a series of events held here in Maine from June to August. These events are open to Maine junior golfers aged 18 and younger. These tournaments are a great way to play some of Maine’s great courses and meet other junior golfers from around the state!
Maine Junior Championship
Dating back to 1934, Maine Golf has been running the Maine Junior Championship to determine the state’s top junior players. This event is open to Maine residents who are 18 years old or younger at the time of the championship. For complete information on this year’s championship, click above.
Drive, Chip and Putt
Drive, Chip and Putt is a free nationwide junior golf development competition aimed at growing the game by focusing on the three fundamental skills used in golf. Open to all boys and girls aged 7-15, Drive, Chip and Putt provides junior golfers the opportunity to compete in local, sub-regional and regional qualifiers on their way to the National Finals, hosted by Augusta National Golf Club the Sunday before the Masters.
Youth on Course
Youth on Course brings affordable course access to youth golfers throughout the state of Maine. The $5 annual membership fee gives youth golfers ages 6-18 access to play at any participating course throughout Maine and across the country $5 or less per round.
When players join Youth on Course through Maine Golf, they will also get an official Handicap Index® so they can post their scores and track their progress!
PGA Junior League
A fun, league-based competitive golf opportunity split into two age groups, 13u and 17u. With a two-person scramble format playing other teams in your local league, PGA Jr. League is a great introduction to competition while being a ton of fun.
Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 8-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour.
American Junior Golf Association
The American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) is a nationwide junior golf tour aimed at the highly-skilled boy and girl junior golfer. With an aim of preparing junior players for college golf, the AJGA junior tour will give the highly skilled player the experience they need to accomplish that goal.