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5 December 2019

La Finca Resort hosts National Final of Miguel Angel Jimenez Junior Circuit

MAJ en La Finca Resort

The leading tournament for young golfers returns to La Finca Resort for the fourth consecutive year. On Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 December, more than one hundred players from the ages of 8 to 18 will compete in the National Final of the Miguel Ángel Jiménez Junior Circuit for the top positions in the national rankings of the Royal Spanish Golf Federation.

This weekend, La Finca Resort is hosting the National Final of the Miguel Ángel Jiménez Junior Circuit, the most important youth golf event of the year which is taking place at the five-star facilities of the Alicante resort for the fourth consecutive year, which will remain the venue of the grand finale until 2021.

More than one hundred young golfers, boys and girls from the ages of eight to eighteen will compete in the final of the junior circuit in the under-10, under-12, under-14, under-16 and Boys/Girls categories. The competition, over 36 holes on two days, will be played under the Individual Medal Play format and will be attended by Miguel Ángel Jiménez, who will run a clinic or intensive course at La Finca Practice Course. The clinic offers a great chance to discover the course where the national final will be held and learn from the tips of the top senior European golf player, and it is open for any child or adult interested of participating.

The final will take place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 December 2019 at the La Finca golf course, one of the best courses in Spain and the best on the Costa Blanca. The weekend programme includes the following events:

FRIDAY 6 DECEMBER

  • 12 - 2 PM: reception and player welcome
  • 4 PM: clinic by Miguel Ángel Jiménez at the practice course

SATURDAY 7 DECEMBER

  • 8 AM: start of the first day of competition
  • 7 PM: talk by AGM Sports about scholarships in the United States for sportspeople
  • 7:45 PM: talk by 10 Junior Golf Pro about Summer camps at St. Andrews
  • 8:30 PM: a very special performance at La Finca Hotel 5* hall

SUNDAY 8 DECEMBER

  • 8 AM: start of the second day of competition
  • 6:30 PM: awards ceremony at La Finca Hotel 5*

The Miguel Ángel Jiménez Junior Circuit will award the top players in the following categories:

  • 1st Category
    • Overall Scratch Winner
    • Men's Handicap Medal Winner
    • Women's Handicap Medal Winner
  • 2nd Category
    • Overall Scratch Winner
    • Men's Handicap Medal Winner
    • Women's Handicap Medal Winner
  • 3rd Category
    • Overall Medal Winner

 

Video of the 2018 National Final: