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For Immediate Release: June 3, 2015
Contact: Jan Thornburg, Sr. Communications Manager 941-954-2613




Sarasota, FL: Registration is open for the 2015 Sarasota Junior City Championship.  The Junior City Championship is a competitive youth golf tournament which will be played at Bobby Jones Golf Club, the City of Sarasota historic municipal golf course, over two days on Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14.  The event is open to children ages 6 to 18 (as of the first day of the tournament).


The deadline to register for the Junior City Championship is Tuesday, June 9 at 11 p.m.  For players 11 years old and under, the fee is $45. For those 12 and older, $55.  Click here to register.


Currently, over 50 boys and girls are registered for the tournament.  Players will compete based on age and gender.


“This is a fun, healthy competition for our young golfers,” said Sue Martin, Bobby Jones Golf Club Manager.  “This is a good opportunity for kids to work on their game and course etiquette in a competitive but friendly environment.”


The Junior City Championship is held in partnership with the Greater Sarasota Junior Golf Association.

Bobby Jones Golf Club, 1000 Circus Boulevard, is owned and operated by the City of Sarasota and offers three courses with a total of 45 holes.


For more information click here, visit or contact the golf shop:  941-954-4163.


About the City of Sarasota: Distinguished by Google as a Digital Capital in the U.S., the City of Sarasota is a diverse community located on Florida's Suncoast with 53,000 year round residents, several internationally recognized cultural arts venues, stunning sunsets along Lido Beach, a 45-hole municipal golf course at the historic Bobby Jones Golf Club, and Major League spring training baseball with the Baltimore Orioles. Learn more about us at


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