Ian Poulter Invitational offers junior Wildcard SpotMay 29, 2015 Golf News
Woburn Golf Club will host the event in July
Ian Poulter’s IJP Design clothing brand are offering a few select juniors to win a Wildcard Spot at this year’s event.
Woburn Golf Club will host this year’s Ian Poulter Invitational alongside 96 junior golfers on 27th July.
To enter juniors have to post creative videos of tricks shots, their swing or simply by telling them why they deserve a spot at the tournament.
Players will need to register online to be in with a chance to win the sought-after place (closing deadline is Friday 5th June): http://www.ijpdesign.com/global/wildcard-invitational
The ten top video entries posted which must include the Twitter handle – @IJPDesign and hashtag – #IJPWildcard, will gain a coveted spot to the Invitational held on 27th July 2015.
Ian Poulter commented:“I’m passionate about providing junior golfing talent a platform to develop their skills and experience playing a championship course under competitive conditions.
“Opportunities like this weren’t available to me when I was growing up and it’s a privilege to share this day with youngsters that have a genuine enthusiasm and commitment to the sport and I’m always impressed by the standard of golf these girls and boys are playing.”
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All entrants have to be under the age of 18 as of 1st January 2015 and have a maximum handicap of 16 to qualify.
Winners will receive a rare one-to-one session with Poulter with course tours and hands-on professional guidance.
On each of the tournament days, each player will be given the opportunity to have their photograph taken with Ian, as well as receiving a tailored goodybag, with lots of golf-related gifts, including an item from the IJP Design Collection.
With further prizes being awarded in a number of categories, including ‘Best Gross Score and ‘Best Net Score’, as well as ‘Best Dressed’.