Posted by: HHJGT
Hamilton ON - As the Hamilton Halton Junior Golf Tour (HHJGT) makes significant strides towards the playing of the 30th season, the HHJGT is pleased to announce a partnership with Golf Genius Software. The Tour will utilize the Golf Genius Software product Golf League Genius for the 2013 season and beyond. Golf Genius Software is based in Philadelphia PA and is supported with personnel that are highly recognized in software programming and development, marketing, and the golf industry. The company introduced Golf League Genius in November 2012 and on January 1st made their move into the Canadian market....
The system features a tee time scheduler, email to players, live scoring, unique stat tracking, player profiles, and much more. Parents and players will be able to view and track progress throughout the season and during each event.
"We are extremely excited to use this product and see how it performs throughout the season. This will give our players a more interactive experience and allow our Tour volunteers to get results posted in a more timely fashion." states HHJGT President Jeff Ollinger. "Parents and players will be able to view up to the minute live scoring throughout the tournament days. We also feel the system has many features that can help our players improve their game and get them to another level."
Golf Genius Software was first put on the map with their initial product Golf Trip Genius, which offers a solution to golf trip leaders or organizers in assisting with scoring and scheduling of their small groups. It has seen over 10,000 trip users since it's launch in 2009. The company has always put their customers first and claim that the users are responsible for the growth of their League product. Early in 2013, Golf League Genius partnered with First Tee of Metropolitan New York and the Golf Association of Philadelphia. Recently Golf Genius Software has been embraced by PGA of Ontario, Golden Horseshoe Area Golf Tour, and Preferred Golf
"The system is being used and acknowledged by Professional and Amateur Associations throughout North America. The HHJGT was one of the first to come on board in Canada and I look forward to a long relationship with a highly respected and traditional junior tour in Ontario." says Jim Kenesky Sales Manager Canada for Golf Genius Software. "With the addition of local tours and associations, our League product has evolved into a multi use scoring system for all golf events and leagues. We are coming into Canada with a big splash and can't wait to see how much our product will help grow the game."
The HHJGT will start it's 30th season on June 2nd at Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton for their annual qualifying tournament. The season officially begins on Thursday July 4th at Hidden Lake Golf Club in Burlington for Event #1. The new scoring system will be available on the tour website www.hhjgt.com throughout the season.
The Junior Tour was started in 1984 and sees the junior golfers of Hamilton/Halton compete in a series of events for the Junior Championship of Hamilton Halton. Former tour players include world renown golf coach Sean Foley, PGA of Canada #1 ranked player Brian McCann, 2-time Canadian Amateur Champion MacKenzie Hughes, former PGA Tour Caddie Steve Duplantis, and many more.
For more information on Golf Genius Software contact Sales Manager Canada Jim Kenesky
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