The Bermuda Junior Golf Association is sending three players to represent Bermuda in international junior golf events this summer. The details for the events are set out below -

Junior British Open - July 11-13 - Kilmarnock (Barassie) Golf Club, Troon, Scotland

12 year old Kenny Leseur is en route to Scotland to participate in the Junior British Open hosted by the R&A. There are 142 competitors from around the world participating in this event, which has a cut after the second round. This is Kenny's first time in the United Kingdom and he is one of the youngest competitors in the field. Website for the event is: http://championships.randa.org/en/AmateurChampionships/JuniorOpenChampionship/Home.aspx if you would like to follow Kenny's progress.

Chris Brough is traveling with Kenny on this trip and update the BJGA Facebook Page with results and pictures.

 

Optimist International - July 20 - 25 (12-13 division) and July 30 - August 4 (16-18 division)

Venue - PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Kenny Leseur will compete in the 12-13 boys division. Mikus Ming (2015 and 2016 Junior National Champion) and Dakota Lamb (2016 Junior National Champion Medalist and runner up) will compete in the 16-18 boys division. Elizabeth Parsons was selected for the 15-18 girls division but was not able to go due to a scheduling conflict.

This will be Mikus' first time at the Optimist while both Dakota and Kenny competed last year. The website for this event is: http://www.optimist.org/golf-championships.cfm if you would like to follow our juniors.

 

If any of our other juniors are competing overseas this summer, please send details of the event to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so that we can post details on the website and Facebook page.