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Myanmar to hold junior golf championship in Yangon

03-14-2012 14:28 BJT

YANGON, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar will hold HAN Golf Masters Junior Golf Series in March, aiming to seek new generation of golfers in the country, according to the sports circle Wednesday.

Organized by Myanmar Golf Federation (MGF),the fourth leg of KENBO junior golf championship is slated for March 22-23 at Myanmar Golf Club here.

The championship, to be held in line with regional golf rules, will be categorized as Under-10, U11, U12, U13-14, U15-20 events for the age-wise players.

Meanwhile, ten-day golf training course under the supervision of experienced coaches was opened by Myanmar famous HAN Golf Masters Academy at the end of February in order to promote golf standard in the country.

Myanmar has nearly 60,000 golfers including amateur and professional ones and there are over 100 golf fields comprising international standard ones.

Editor:Wang Lingfei |Source: Xinhua

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