5th TJGGA JUNIOR GOLF TALENT YEAR 2020-2021
To accumulated points for junior golfers ranking, both boys and girls, to participate in the “Optimist International Junior Golf Championships 2021” to be held at Trump National Doral Miami, FL, USA.
- Golfers are to follow Rules of Golf approved by The Royal and Ancient Golf Club (R&A).
- Golfers are to follow the age division birthdate guidelines (last day of Optimist International tournament)
- Golfers must have registered with TJGGA with true information that is up to date
Boys 10-11 Does not celebrate their 12th birthday on or before July 18, 2021.
Girls 10-12 Does not celebrate their 13th birthday on or before July 18, 2021.
Boys 12-13 Does not celebrate their 14th birthday on or before July 18, 2021.
Girls 13-14 Does not celebrate their 15th birthday on or before July 23, 2021.
Girls 15-18 Does not celebrate their 19th birthday on or before July 28, 2021.
Boys 16-18 Does not celebrate their 19th birthday on or before July 28, 2021.
For Boys 16-18 & Girls 15-18 : Golfers must currently be enrolled in high school or be a 2021 high school graduate. ** Please Note: a golfer who is still 18 years old on July 28 and who graduated high school in 2021 or earlier, is also eligible provided he/she has not yet attended college. **
Rules and Regulations
Players shall be governed by the Rules of Golf approved by The Royal and Ancient Golf Club (R&A).
Schedule of Events (Ranking)
Race #1 August 22-23, 2020 At Grand Prix G.C.
Race #2 October 17-18, 2020 At Grand Prix G.C.
Race #3 November 21-22, 2020 At Dynasty G.C.
Race #4 December 19-20, 2020 At Dynasty G.C.
Race #5 January 16-17, 2021 At Dynasty G.C.
Race #6 February 6-7, 2021 At Royal Hills G.R.&Spa
Pull Carts and Caddies
Caddies are prohibited in all divisions. Pull carts are permitted for all divisions. Golfers must use a pullcart provided by TJGGA. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Golf Cart for Spectators
Spectators (Parents) are allowed to walk or golf cart with the fee that depend on golf course’s regulation. Spectators must follow golf course rules and tournament regulations and shall NOT provide advice to the players.
Tournament Entry Fee
1. For the first apply (who is never join in past season during May 2019-March 2020) of the application fee is 3200 ฿ per person (accepted 2 shirts, please specify shirt size)
2. Past participants apply for a competition pay the application fee as 2600฿.
3. Need for pull cart pay an additional 100 ฿ per 2 day.
4. Paid application fees in any Race but cannot participate. Applicant must notify to the committee before the competition start at least 2 days, otherwise TJGGA will not allow to move to the next Race by using the same application fee again (To postpone the participation in the next Race only once, no exceptions) and do not allow transfer of paid application fees to any other person.
5. TJGGA already paid the tip of the caddy. Athletes and parents do not need to tip again.
- Players are allowed to practice at their own discretion by making reservation for a tee time directly at the golf course, identifying themselves and paid as a TJGGA participant ‘s special practice round rate for 18 -holes.
- One parent/coach can accompany the player during the practice.
- If player’s coach selects to play, then MUST pay the rate as for the visitor.
- Additional parents/coaches (non-playing) who wishes to accompany must purchase golf cart in accordance to standard golf course rate.
Trophies will be awarded for Winners and 1st to 2nd Runner- Up in each division
Certificate of Achievement will be awarded for Winners to 5th Runner-Up in each division.
For decision of ties will be determined by a sudden death play-off in all age divisions for 1st place only. If play cannot continue, ties will be determined by a scorecard count back.
Terms & Conditions for Members & Winners
If you join the competition 3 times out of a total of 6 times (no need in a row), you will be eligible to become a member of the TJGGA for free for 1 year (starting from January 1st to December 31st, 2021).
The right to be a member is when you compete in more than 4 times, and you have accumulated points from all competitions in the first place, you have the right to represent the association to compete in the “Optimist International Junior Golf Championships 2021”.
Decisions of TJGGA is final.
Number of Participants
100 Players – Registration is on “First Come, First Serve” basis. Players are to be confirmed upon the receipt of payment by TJGGA within one day before competition date at official time (17:00 PM). If entry fee has not been received in the given timeline, event organizer reserves the right to choose a fully paid player over the non-paid. Pairings will be announced on TJGGA website or others channels by 17:30 PM on that day.
Registration and Payment
Account Name: Thai Junior Golfer Guardian Association
Bank Name: Bangkok Bank
Bank Branch: Prachacheun
Account Number: 193-3-06510-2 (Current Account)
Mr. Ted Prommajul Tel. +66-923-744-755
Miss. Ratchadaporn Nettrasute Tel. +66-894-333-034
Tee placements are set by the TJGGA Tournament staff arrives on site and are subject to change; this includes yardages that may be adjusted to offset inclement weather or other golf course conditions (i.e. wet, damp conditions).
Boys 10-11: 5,400-5,700 Yards Girls 10-12: 4,600-5,300 Yards
Boys 12-13: 5,800-6,200 Yards Girls 13-14: 5,400-5,700 Yards
Boys 14-15: 6,500-6,800 Yards Girls 15-18: 5,800-6,200 Yards
Boys 16-18: 6,800-7,200 Yards
On own expenses.
Please contact tournament office for further information
Weather is hot and humid in Thailand, player should make sure to drink enough water. Kiosks are located throughout the golf course and accept Thai Baht. Individuals are to be responsible for their own refreshments. Player should be aware of pace of play.
In case of medical emergency, players will be brought to the nearest hospital according to the policy and procedures. All participants are required to have full travel insurance prior to the competition.
OIJGC 2021 Schedule of Events
July 14-19, 2021
Boys 10-11, 12-13 and Girls 10-12
July 19-24, 2021
Boys 14-15 and Girls 13-14
July 24-29, 2021
Boys 16-18 and Girls 15-18