New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The 31st Junior Training Programme (JTP), sponsored by Indias household consumer durable brand Usha, has started at the Delhi Golf Club here.
The programme started with the aim of introducing golf to youngsters between the age groups of 8 and 17 years and discovering and nurturing talented juniors.
The Programme, which will conclude on June 23, is divided into four camps (each of 10 day duration) starting May 15, May 25, June 4 and June 14, respectively.
Under the guidance of well-known A Category coaches, Vikram Sethi, Nonita Lall Qureshi, Anjali Chopra and Jasjit Singh, every participating kid will be trained on the basics of the sport.
Commenting on the development Events Head of Usha International Komal Mehra, said: “Usha is strongly committed to the development of golf in the country and thus continues to partner with the Junior Training Programme for golf with DGC for more than a decade now.”
“Designed to introduce children to the game of golf, as well as attract those who do not otherwise have access to a golf course, this programme is open to both members’ children as well as non-members,” she added.
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