Optimist Qualifiers

Optimist Qualifiers

The Optimist International Junior Golf Championships is one of the largest and best-known junior golf tournaments in the world. Each year, more than 600 golfers participate in THE OPTIMIST. Optimists have been involved in the sport of junior golf for more than 30 years by holding local, regional and international tournaments. More than 5,000 golfers compete in official Optimist District qualifying tournaments. The best of these golfers, along with international golfers from around the globe, advance to the annual Optimist International Junior Golf Championships. Former champions and top finishers of the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships include Lexi Thompson, Beth Bauer, Jonathan Byrd, Jason Day, Bill Haas, Brittany Lincicome, Jeff Overton, Stacy Prammanasudh and Jennifer Rosales.


Location & Dates

PGA National Resort & Spa 
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA

July 18-23, 2017 
Boys 10-11, 12-13 and Girls 10-12

July 23-28, 2017 
Boys 14-15 and Girls 13-14

July 28-August 2, 2017 
Boys 16-18 and Girls 15-18

The Southern Texas PGA has been granted exmeptions into this event per the two qualifying locations below.

June 7, 2017
High Meadow Ranch Golf Club

Boys 10-11 - 1st Place 
Boys 12-13 - Top 2 
Boys 14-15 - Top 3 
Boys 16-18 - Top 2 
Girls 10-12 - 1st Place 
Girls 13-14 - Top 2 
Girls 15-18 - Top 2 

June 8, 2017
Lady Bird Johnson Golf Course

Boys 10-11 - 1st Place 

Boys 12-13 - Top 2 
Boys 14-15 - Top 4 
Boys 16-18 - Top 2 
Girls 10-12 - 1st Place 
Girls 13-14 - Top 2 
Girls 15-18 - Top 2 

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days
until Fall Series event registration opens