TEAM GOLF is for the junior golfers 7-13 years in age for all levels of experience and offers an introduction to tournament play through 9-hole team competitions. TEAM GOLF will serve as a fun, social and less stressful approach to tournament golf providing juniors with knowledge and skills that encourage long term youth development and a lifetime of golf enjoyment. It's a great new format for golfers to have more fun playing the game of golf.
TEAM GOLF initiatives to help new golfers learn the game:
• Scramble format
• Modified rules such as stroke limits, ability to drop out of a bunker, no out of bounds and more
• Play from TEE IT FORWARD yardages
• Everyone plays no matter age or experience
• Juniors will learn teamwork, leadership, and sportsmanship skills
Highlights of Nebraska Junior Golf Tour (NJGT) Team Golf
• Team Jerseys featuring your own jersey number and customizable back. Many golfers
• include their team mascot, host facility or name on the back of the jersey.
• Ability to form your own team, select a team mascot and team color, customize your jersey and play with your friends.
• Special tees for each age division.
• Chance for post-season play
PGA Assistant Golf Professional Richard Delfs will serve as Head Coach and instruction is included! This ensures your experience with TEAM GOLF will be a great one learning from the experts in golf and playing with your friends.
Practices are Sunday evenings starting in May with the possibility of practice times changing for the summer and approximately 2 hours long. There will be 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour on the golf course. Parents are welcome to attend practices and matches. There are a total of 8 practices though out the summer.
The first 8 juniors to sign up will pay for only the jersey which is $30. Hidden Valley will pay the rest of registration including lessons , a value of $145. After the first 8 juniors, the cost of TEAM GOLF is $175 for the year.
For more information or to sign up, contact the Hidden Valley golf shop at
(402) 483-2532 or at www.NJGT.org and click on the TEAM GOLF link.