Tee it up for junior golf at SpeedGolf Tournament

meredithkirkI would like to invite everyone to the first-ever SpeedGolf Tournament in Myrtle Beach.

SpeedGolf is a newer concept of golf where you run and play as fast as you can. Your SpeedGolf score is determined by the  minutes + strokes during your round.

This is a two-person team effort, so you can partner up with a friend and run and play together. We will have lots of prizes to the top six teams for nine- and 18-hole racers, closest to the pin and longest drive.

This is going to be a blast with great food, fun, and prizes, we may even have a few surprise guests. All proceeds from the event go to Junior Golf Exchange. The event is also open to junior golfers.

The event will be held Saturday, June 24, at Blackmoor Golf Club. Early registration ends June 8. Participants can play nine holes for $45 or 18 holes for $55 per person. Fee includes a free T-shirt.

The Junior Golf Exchange allows any child age 14 and under to receive a complete set of junior golf clubs, including a bag, at no charge – and with no eligibility requirements to participate. Plus, as these kids grow out of their current set of clubs, they are allowed one exchange per year.

For example, if John grew 3 inches this past year, he would be able to return his original golf bag that he received through this program, and exchange it for another bag with longer clubs (and potentially firmer shafts) that would better fit his growing body and golf swing.

While we’re thrilled that the Junior Golf Exchange now offers kids access to these important resources, this exchange program needs the support of our local communities to make it possible.

For more information, visit www.JuniorGolfExchange.com. I hope to see you there.

Meredith Kirk founded the Junior Golf Exchange in 2013. She is an LPGA instructor, Myrtle Beach Golf ambassador, and the 2014 Mrs. South Carolina America who has made the Junior Golf Exchange her charitable platform in seeking the 2014 Mrs. America crown later this year.

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