The American Junior Golf Association will return to Killington for the fifth year when Green Mountain National Golf Course hosts the Killington Junior Golf Championship, held June 23-26. Junior golfers from across the United States and several other countries will compete in this 54-hole stroke play event. The event is sponsored by the Town of Killington.
The 2014 Killington Junior Golf Championship tournament will feature 137 golfers from 22 states, Canada, New Zealand, and China. The event is open to boys and girls, ages 12 to 18.
Last year’s event brought nearly 2,000 people to Killington, providing a significant boost to local hotels and restaurants and contributing an estimated $134,000 to the local economy. 2013 Killington Junior Golf Champions were Connor O’Brien of Rowayton, Connecticut and Lita Guo of Auckland, New Zealand.