Palmer Golf Supports Optimist Championships as Sponsor of Long-Drive Contest
Showing its support of aspiring young golfers, Arnold Palmer Golf Management has signed on as the exclusive sponsor of the Long-Drive Contests at the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships.
Official Practice Round –Preliminaries
Junior golfers will attempt to qualify for the long drive finals during their offical practice rounds on a designated hole. Each player receives one chance to qualify and the drive must come to rest in the fairway of the designated hole to count. Qualifying holes will be announced by the starter on the first tee.
• July 19 - Boys 10-11, 12-13 and Girls 10-12
• July 24 - Boys 14-15 and Girls 13-14
• July 29 - Boys 16-18 and Girls 15-18
The Palmer Golf Long-Drive Contest finals
Arnold Palmer Golf Management operates more than 50 golf courses across the United States, including PGA National. In the spirit of the company's namesake, Palmer Golf strives for perfection on all of its courses, from course condition and service to pace of play and player development. For information about Palmer Golf, visit www.palmergolf.com.
• July 21 – Boys 10-11, 12-13 and Girls 10-12
• July 26 – Boys 14-15 and Girls 13-14
• July 31 – Boys 16-18 and Girls 15-18