Date: March 03, 2015
Author: Jack Newton Junior Golf

State Junior Boys Talent Assessment Camp

The Camp

The 2015 State Talent Assessment Camp will take place from Sunday May 31st – Wednesday June 3rd at the Sydney Academy of Sport, Narrabeen.

The camp will be limited to 32 players and the following eligibility criteria will be used;

  • Be age eligible for the 2016 Boys Amateur Interstate Teams Matches. (i.e. u/18 as of April 6, 2016)
  • Handicaps of 6 or less
  • Be a member of JNJG.
  • Must not be suspended from any golf club in N.S.W
  • Be attending high school (this includes home schooling)

A number of players (up to a maximum of 20) will be selected by JNJG and Golf NSW selectors and invited to attend this camp after the completion of the Western Sydney Junior Masters to be played at Lynwood Country Club on April 16th-17th. Selection will be based on, but not limited to the following:

  • Participation – Active participation in club junior open or higher level events in 2014/15;
  • Performances – In the above mentioned events;
  • Rankings – 2014/15 Junior Vardon and JNJG Futures rankings will be utilised.

Individual players can nominate to attend this camp. Players must be endorsed by a Regional Academy of Sport, District Golf Association or home club.

Please CLICK HERE for an individual nomination form. Individual nomination forms must be received by Friday April 17th, 2015.

If the number of invited players and received nominations exceeds 32, JNJG and Golf NSW selectors will select the remaining players from the nominations received (i.e. non –invited player nominations)

Invited and selected nominated players will receive notification by April 30th that they have been accepted into the camp.

There is no cost to attend the camp however players are responsible for their own travel to and from the Sydney Academy of Sport. (Note – Some limited transfers may be available to and from the Academy from Sydney Airport or Central Railway Station).

NOTE: Attendance at this camp is compulsory if you wish to be available for selection into the 2015-16 Boys Talent Development Program. (Exemption: 2015 Boys State Team members and development players selected by Golf NSW to attend the 2015 Australian Junior Championships.  These boys will still need to complete the nomination form to apply for selection in the 2015-2016 Talent Development Program.)