At Tenterden we are looking to the future. We are in the process of building a very strong junior section that the club can be proud of, but we are still looking to recruit more!
Come and join a junior section that is going places!
Joining TGC Juniors
You will be amazed at just how easy it is to join as a junior at Tenterden Golf club.
ASK RICHARD OR JEN FOR MORE DETAILS….
2013 promises to be an exciting season for our Junior section. There are lots of trophies to play for as well as our season order of merit and there will be opportunities to compete in inter club matches too!.
Please check the Junior notice board for information on competitions and handicaps. 2013 Schedule- please check website club diary!!!!
2013 JUNIOR CAPTAIN
Tom Richards is the new junior captain for 2013.
Tom made his captaincy official with his Drive in on Sunday 6th January. Tom will represent the juniors in all inter club matches and aims to participate in all of the major trophy competitions.
We wish Tom all the best with hios captaincy for 2013 at TGC..
.. the Eagles group meet up at 12pm for a lesson followed by an 18 hole competition (9 holes winter). There are lots of trophies to play or and an overall order of merit. Inter club matches are being placed in to the 2012-2013 schedule, allowing the Juniors the chance to play other clubs in the area. These lessons and competitions are for experienced juniors or those with handicaps.
On Saturdays at 2pm.... BIRDIES GROUP
This is for juniors who have some golfing experience and aged between 8-12 years old. The group is geared towards graduation in to the Eagles group and challenges and techniques are put in place to get ready for play on the main course. This group take part in the National Skills challenge and compete in mini tournaments around the par 3 course and Academy course. Coming soon will be a Sunday Birdies ON COURSE group which will be alternate Sunday afternoons at 2pm.
On Saturdays at 2pm...PARS
This lesson will run at the same time as the Birdies group. 2 PGA qualified coaches will be on hand for the Pars and Birdies so that they recieve expert attention. Pars will generally be new or inexperienced juniors or those aged between 6-10 years old. This group is geared towards progression in to the Birdies group and there are lots of fun challenges and competitions, as well as use of the par 3 Academy Course. We can provide equipment and all are welcome to come and try golf out!
2012 Trophy Winners
Junior matchplay - Ben Luckhurst
Junior Masters - Ben Luckhurst
Clare Fermor cup - Joe Legg
Captains Salver - Ben Luckhurst
TGC open - Ben Luckhurst
TGC Junior bogey- Oliver Gaisford
Andrew Curd trophy - Nick Penny
Bob Cavender Cup - Joe Legg
Junior Eclectic - Tom Richards
Most improved Junior - Tom Oaten
Presentation Trophy -
Captains Drive in- Tom Beeslee
2011 order of merit champion - Joe Legg
WELL DONE ALL!!
NEW ACADEMY PAR 3 COURSE...
Now open is our new par 3 academy cours, with strategically placed bunkers and banking, this course meanders its way through the Academy. This is a great opportunity for the Pars and Birdies to really improve their games before going out on to the main course. More >>
FACEBOOK AND TWITTER
Please visit our facebook and twitter pages for news and updates from the club. We have a junior facebook page allowing you to interact with other junior players. The more followers we have the better!!
Please also see our new promotional video of the club, which has a strong junior influence in the footage!!! it can be found on the website and on our facebook page....