Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic


The Indian River Golf Foundation Players Club is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic will be a one-day tournament held at Vero Beach Country Club – home of the Annual Grapefruit Open Golf Tournament.  The Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic is a premier competitive and developmental golf experience serving junior golfers of all ages.  The IRGF Players Club extends invitations to all junior players to compete in four age groups.  The Bill Girard Award is presented to the low scoring 18 hole players – Boys Division & Girls Division.  Spots will be available to additional players based upon availability.  The 2015 Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic, scheduled for Saturday, September 12th is hosted by PGA Head Golf Professional Randy Hedgecock, Vero Beach Country Club, Roger Van Dyke, President – Indian River Golf Foundation and John Vermeere, IRGF Player’s Club Program Coordinator

All junior players active in local junior golf programs and recognized regional events are invited to the Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic.   Deadline for entry – Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

Applications received after the deadline for entry will be based upon availability.

The more experienced players will play 18 holes Individual Stroke Play format of play.  There will also be a 9 hole Individual Stroke Play format.

Tournament awards will be issued to the top individuals in each age group.

18 Hole Players  – Tee Times beginning at 10:00 a.m.

9 Hole Players – Tee Times following 18 Hole players

One key ingredient of the Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic is affordability with entry fees set at $40 per player for 18 holes and $30 per player for 9 holes.  Scholarships Available.  Each player will receive a complimentary gift.  Awards will be presented upon completion of play.

 18 Hole – Individual Stroke Play

16-18 – Boys                   16-18 – Girls

13-15 – Boys                   15U – Girls (may choose stroke play)

10-12 Boys

9 Hole – Individual Stroke Play

10-12  –  Boys

9 & Under Boys

18 Hole – Team Scramble

13-15 Girls (may also choose individual stroke play)

10-12 Girls

9 Hole – Team Scramble

10-12  –  Girls

9 & Under Boys & Girls

Caddies are permitted for all age groups.

Carry  –  Push Carts  –  Golf Carts

***   All Players Walk   ***

Overall Boys & Girls Champions will come out of the 18U  –  18 Hole Divisions.

Players MAY move up in age groups to become eligible for the Championship

Winners of 18U Boys & Girls Divisions receive exemptions for Florida Junior Tour events. 

Yardages for tee marker setting will be age appropriate.


18-Hole Stroke Play Registration$40.00
9-Hole Stroke Play Registration$30.00
9-Hole Team Scramble Registration$30.00
18-Hole Team Scramble Registration$40.00
Location Vero Beach Country Club
800 30th Street
Vero Beach Florida 32960
(772) 567-3320