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 FOR MORE DETAILS ON 01580 7639897….
2014 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. 2015 Schedule- please check website club diary!!!!
2015 JUNIOR CAPTAIN
Tom Oaten is the new junior captain for 2014.
Tom has been at the club and supported the junior section for many years and has become an accomplished player.
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 his captaincy for 2015 at TGC..
2015 junior schedule is now up on the notice board
On Saturdays.. at 12pm.... ELITE SQUAD/ EAGLES
.. the Elite squad and Eagles development group meet up at 12pm for a lesson followed by a Hole competition. There are lots of trophies to play or and an overall order of merit. Inter club matches are being placed in to the 2015 schedule, allowing the Juniors the chance to play other clubs in the area.
On Saturdays at 2pm... BIRDIES GROUP
This is for juniors who have some golfing experience and aged between 6-12 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.
On Saturdays at 2pm...Pars Group
This lesson will run at the same time as the Birdies group. 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!
2015 Trophy Winners
Junior Masters - Oliver Chapell
Clare Fermor cup - Alex Tranter
Captains Salver - Oliver Gaisford
TGC open - Oliver Chapell
TGC Junior bogey- Owen Smith
Andrew Curd trophy - Oliver Chapell
Bob Cavender Cup - Tom Oaten
Most improved Junior - Billy Kirkham
2015 order of merit champion - Oliver Chapell
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....