Background

 

The Optimist Club of Reno conducts a qualifying tournament (date TBD) for the Optimist International Junior Golf Program.  This tournament is one of three qualifiers within the Pacific Central District, Optimist International.  These qualifiers are feeder events for the Optimist International Tournament (The Optimist) held in Florida during July/August of each year.

 

Goal

 

The Optimist Club of Reno opens this event for all junior golfers within certain age categories (slots) provided to the club from Optimist International.  The goal is of this event is to have the age categories winners the opportunity to advance to The Optimist tournament if they meet the criteria provided from Optimist International.

 

Objective

 

The Board of Directors for the Optimist Club of Reno has agreed to fund a budget line item to provide funding for two players, who are eligible, to advance to The Optimist tournament in Florida.  The amount of funding is dependent on the club’s fund-raising success and other factors.

 

Point of Contact for Further Information

 

2018 Optimist Club of Reno Junior Golf Program Chairman, Mr. Randy Elliott, 713-829-6165