Optimist International Junior Golf Championship
2020 District Qualifiers (A majority of the tournaments have been cancelled for this year. Please see below.)



Dates and locations are updated daily.

District Date Location Age Divisions Contact
Indiana South District October 19, 2019 Deer Creek Golf Club (Clayton, IN) Boys 14-15, 16-18 only
Mike Woodward - optimist.mike@gmail.com
Optimist Junior Tour - Junior Players Golf Academy Open February 1-2, 2020 The Golden Bear Golf Club and The Golf Club of Indigo Run (Hilton Head Island, SC) Boys 11-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-13, 14-18
Sharon Parton - golf@optimist.org
North Carolina East District CANCELLED -- April 1, 2020 Wedgewood Golf Course (Wilson, NC) Boys 14-15, 16-18 David Hodges -- dhodgesoptimist@gmail.com
Caribbean District CANCELLED -- April 1-3, 2020 Barbados Golf Club Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Edwin Workman - info@optimistbarbados.org
North Florida District CANCELLED -- April 4, 2020 Holiday Golf Club (Panama City Beach, FL) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18 and Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18 Craig St. Martin -- cast611@aol.com
North Carolina East District CANCELLED -- April 4-5, 2020 Greenville County Club (Greenville, NC) Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18 David Hodges -- dhodgesoptimist@gmail.com
Maryland South Delaware District and Capital Virginia District CANCELLED -- April 18, 2020 Optimist Pre-qualifier (click link for details)-- Langston Golf Course (Washington, DC) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Ed Justice - capitalOptimist@gmail.com
North Texas District CANCELLED -- April 25-26, 2020 Texas Rangers Golf Club (Arlington, TX) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Patsy Garner - patsy.garner@gmail.com
New York-New England District CANCELLED -- May 2, 2020 Bethpage Red (Farmingdale, NY) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Daniel Frankel - dfrankel@pgahq.com
Capital Virginia District CANCELLED -- May 3, 2020 Hanover Country Club (Ashland, VA) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Lawson Headley - l.headely@verizon.net
Pacific Central (California) District CANCELLED -- May 9, 2020 Haggin Oaks Golf Complex (Alister MacKenzie GC) (Sacramento, CA) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Megan Fidler - jrtour@tftgs.org
Pacific Central (Nevada) District CANCELLED - May 21, 2020 Red Hawk Golf Course (Lakes) (Sparks, NV) Boys 14-15, 16-18
Girls 13-14, 15-18
Rick Jones - kancal4849@charter.net
Pacific Northwest (Oregon) District CANCELLED -- May 16, 2020 Forest Hills Golf Course (Cornelius, OR) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Bill French - frenchw503@aol.com
Maryland South Delaware District CANCELLED -- May 16-17, 2020 University of Maryland (College Park, MD) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Ned Spearbeck - spearbeck@pga.com
North Carolina East District CANCELLED -- May 16-17, 2020 The Emerald Golf Club (New Bern, NC) Boys 14-15, 16-18 and Girls 13-14, 15-18 David Hodges -- dhodgesoptimist@gmail.com
Indiana North District CANCELLED -- May 17, 2020 Round Barn Golf Club (Rochester, Indiana) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Al Kidder - froggyak@aol.com
New York-New England District CANCELLED -- May 19, 2020 Eisenhower White (Westbury, NY) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Daniel Frankel - dfrankel@pgahq.com
Kansas District CANCELLED -- May 29, 2020 Emporia Golf Course (Emporia, KS) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Kit Kelley -- kkelley1099@sbcglobal.net
St-Lawrence Region (Canada) District CANCELLED - les 30-31 mai 2020 Club de Golf Glendale (Mirabel, Québec) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Benoit Latreille - benoit.latreille@sympatico.ca
North Carolina East District CANCELLED -- May 30, 2020 Belmont Lake Golf Club (Rocky Mount, NC) Boy 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 and 16-18 and Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18 David Hodges -- dhodgesoptimist@gmail.com
Louisiana District CANCELLED -- May 30-31, 2020 Timberlane Country Club (Gretna, LA) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Kevin Avery - kevin@thefirstteenola.org
Arizona District May 30-31, 2020 Tucson National (Tucson, Az) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Brian Goldstein - briangoldsteinclu@gmail.com
New York-New England District May 31, 2020 Rehoboth Country Club (Rehoboth, MA) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Steve Feinstein - foongolf@aol.com
South Florida District CANCELLED -- June TBD PGA National Resort and Spa (Fazio) (Palm Beach Gardens, FL) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Mitch Goldman - msgoldman1331@yahoo.com
GATEway (Georgia) District June 1, 2020 Bridgemill Athletic Club (Canton, GA) Boys 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 13-14, 15-18
Tom Brumbeloe - tbrumbeloe@hotmail.com
East Missouri District CANCELLED -- June 3, 2020 Ste. Genevieve Golf Club (Ste. Genevieve, MO) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 and 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18
Joe Hatfield - garyjoehatfield@yahoo.com
Tennessee District June 29, 2020 TPC at Southwind (Memphis,TN) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Don Thompson- golf@optimisttn.org
Iowa District CANCELLED -- June 4, 2020 Elmwood Country Club and American Legion Golf Course (Marshalltown, IA) Boys 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 13-14, 15-18
John Danielson - danielsonjohn@gmail.com
Nebraska District CANCELLED -- June 4, 2020 York Country Club (York, NE) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Richard Raasch - rwraasch@cox.net
Ohio North District CANCELLED - June 5, 2020 Millcreek Golf Club (Boardman, Ohio) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Chris Reed -- uskgcleveland@yahoo.com
Colorado-Wyoming District CANCELLED -- June 5, 2020 Flatirons Golf Course(Boulder, CO) Boys 10-11, 12-13 and 14-15 See June 12 and 18 for other age divisions
Bob Meyer - meyerrob@comcast.net
West Missouri District CANCELLED - June 6, 2020 Meadow Lake Golf Course (Clinton, MO) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Harold Stewart - stewopti@stjoelive.com
Michigan District CANCELLED -- June 7, 2020 Eaglecrest Golf Course (Ypsilanti, MI) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Tom Longhway - tomtlongh@aol.com
Ohio South District CANCELLED - June 8, 2020 Golf Club at Yankee Trace (Centerville, Ohio) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Jerry Stahley -- jstahley@aol.com
Arkansas District CANCELLED -- June 8, 2020 Lost Springs Golf Club (Rogers, AR) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Tom Rasmussen - tom.rasmussen.ar1@outlook.com
Pacific Southeast District CANCELLED -- June 8, 2020 Apple Valley Country Club Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Jim Phillips - jim.p@century21fairway.com
Kentucky-West Virginia District CANCELLED - June 8, 2020 London Country Club (London, KY) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Stuart Maiden - sam24jam@yahoo.com
Alabama-Mississippi District CANCELLED -- June 9-10, 2020 Canebrake Golf Course (Athens, AL) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 and 16-18 and Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18 Debbie Merritt - dsmerritt33@yahoo.com
Oklahoma District CANCELLED -- June 10, 2020 Page Belcher (Tulsa, OK) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Curtis Evans - curtisevans@opt.net
Indiana South District June 12, 2020 Deer Creek Golf Club (Clayton, IN) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Mike Woodward - optimist.mike@gmail.com
Colorado-Wyoming District CANCELLED - June 12 2020 Flatirons Golf Course (Boulder, CO) Boys 16-18 see June 5 and 18 for other age divisions Bob Meyer - meyerrob@comcast.net
Central Ontario District CANCELLED -- June 13, 2020 Caledon Country Club (Inglewood, Ontario Canada) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Dennis Kwasnicki - kwas@rogers.com
Illinois District Cancelled -- June 13-14, 2020 Red Tail Run Country Club (Decatur, IL) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Terry Wright -- terry@oijgc.org
New Mexico West Texas District June 14, 2020 Tierra Del Sol Golf Club(Belen, NM) Boys 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 13-14, 15-18
Clinton Tabet -- ctabet85@gmail.com
New York-New England District CANCELLED -- June 14, 2020 Sunset Ridge Golf Club (Marcellus, NY) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Brianna Sovring- bsovring@pgahq.com
Maryland South Delaware District CANCELLED -- June 16, 2020 Northwest Golf Course (Silver Spring, MD) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Ned Spearbeck - spearbeck@pga.com
Pacific Northwest (Utah) District June 17-19, 2020 Glen Eagle Golf Club (Syracuse, Utah) Boys 16-18, Girls 15-18 (54-holes) Jeff Thurman - ujga1984@gmail.com
Pacific Northwest (Utah) District June 17-18, 2020 Glen Eagle Golf Club (Syracuse, Utah) Boys 14-15, 12-13 / Girls 13-14 (36-holes) Jeff Thurman - ujga1984@gmail.com
Pacific Northwest (Utah) District June 17, 2020 Glen Eagle Golf Club (Syracuse, Utah) Boys 10-11 / Girls 10-12 (18-holes) Jeff Thurman - ujga1984@gmail.com
Colorado-Wyoming District CANCELLED -- June 18, 2020 Meadow Hills Golf Course (Aurora, CO) Girls 10-12, 13-14 and 15-18 See June 5 and 12 for other age divisions Bob Meyer - meyerrob@comcast.net
Dakotas-Manitoba-Minnesota (US) District TBD TBD Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Sally Damm Norby Sallyoptimist@gmail.com
Pacific Southeast (Hawaii) District CANCELLED -- June 19, 2020 Turtle Bay Resort (Honolulu, HI) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Ryan Toole - ryan@hsiga.org
Tennessee District June 29, 2020 TPC at Southwind (Memphis,TN) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Don Thompson- golf@optimisttn.org
South Texas District CANCELLED -- June TBD The Hills of Lakeway - Flintrock Falls (Austin,Texas) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Kyle Cowand - kcowand@gmail.com
South Texas District CANCELLED -- June TBD Clubs of Kingwood - Deerwood (Kingwood,Texas) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Kyle Cowand - kcowand@gmail.com
Atlantic Central District CANCELLED -- June TBD Bethlehem Golf Course (Bethlethem, PA) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
Sue Creswell - sstav@ptd.net
Alberta, Manitoba, Minnesota and Northern Wyoming District July 23, 2020 Lake Hills Golf Course (Billings, MT) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
(2021 Optimist Qualifier)
Jay Strever - jrgolf@billingsoptimist.org
Midwestern Ontario District August 4, 2020 St. Mary's Golf Course (Ontario Canada) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
(2021 Optimist Qualifier)
Bob Ranick - r.ranick@sympatico.ca
Southwestern Ontario District August TBD Kingsville Golf Course (Kingsville, Ontario Canada) Boys 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-12, 13-14, 15-18
(2021 Optimist Qualifier)
Jim Minello - jminello@msn.com
Optimist Junior Tour - Green Valley Ranch October 17-18, 2020 Green Valley Ranch (Denver, CO) Boys 11-13, 14-15, 16-18
Girls 10-13, 14-18
(2021 Optimist Qualifier)
Sharon Parton - golf@optimist.org