30 Mar '15, 10am

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Already finding success with its after-school enrichment programs and camps for junior golfers, TGA Premier Junior Golf has added a new dynamic. This spring, TGA officially introduced a league format for junior golfers, ages 6-15. "A lot of leagues are too competitive and aren't convienient," said Joshua Jacobs, TGA's founder and chief executive officer. "TGA is creating a more recreational league with an inclusive format that gives anyone the opportunity, even if they haven't played golf before, to come out and play." TGA started franchising in 2006 and now has more than 55 chapters that have reached more than 325,000 kids in more than 2,400 schools in 21 states, as well as Canada and Spain. "As a golf industry, we aren't doing a great job at growing the pie," Jacobs said. "What separates us is that we make the game available as the first step for anyone who wants to take...

Full article: http://golfweek.com/news/2015/mar/30/tga-premier-junior-g...

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