Royal Canadian Golf Association

Royal Canadian Golf Association

July 08, 2005 10:02 ET

RCGA TO CONDUCT FINAL REGIONAL GIRLS GOLF CAMP

Attention: Sports Editor, Travel/Tourism Editor OAKVILLE--(CCNMatthews - July 8, 2005) - The Royal Canadian Golf Association (RCGA) announced today that Fox Meadow Golf and Country Club in Stratford, P.E.I will host the RCGA Eastern Region Junior Girls Training Camp this weekend from July 8-10.

The camp is the last of three Regional Training Camps and will draw 10 of Canada's best young female golfers from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and P.E.I together to gain instruction from top level coaches. The camps are structured to improve player's technical, tactical, physical and mental approach to the game. Selection of players for these camps is based on the individual's results in their respective 2004 Provincial Championships.

The following athletes will attend the Eastern Regional Junior Girls Training Camp:

Nova Scotia
Jennifer Brine, Truro
Laura Gallacher, Lower Sackville
Chantelle Ervanowitz, Musquodobit Harbor
Courtney Balcome, Lawrencetown

New Brunswick
Katherine Beamish, Saint John
Megan Akkerman, Saint John

P.E.I
Angela Drane, Grandview
Sara Ready, Charlottetown
Lindsay Lowther, Charlottetown
Dawn Kneebone, Cornwall
Morgan Bell, Charlottetown

ABOUT THE RCGA
The Royal Canadian Golf Association is the governing body of golf in Canada, representing close to 400,000 members nationwide. In addition to providing core services such as the Rules of Golf, handicapping, support of turfgrass and environmental research, and BMO Financial Group Future Links, Canada's national junior golf program and supporting the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame and Museum, the RCGA also conducts Canada's most prestigious golf championships. The Bell Canadian Open and BMO Financial Group Canadian Women's Open attract the best professional golfers in the world, while six regional junior championships, 10 national amateur championships and the BMO Financial Group Canadian Women's Tour showcase the best of Canadian golf. For more information please visit www.rcga.org.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Erin Mathany
RCGA Junior Communications Coordinator
Cell: 905-467-8738
E-mail: emathany@rcga.org
IN: SPORTS

Contact Information

  • Erin Mathany, Jr. Communications Coordinator, Royal Canadian Golf Association
    Primary Phone: 905-849-9700 ext. 232
    Toll-Free: 800-263-0009
    E-mail: emathany@rcga.org