The pristine Forest Hill Golf & Country Club Resort proudly hosted Event 8 of the prestigious IGU North Zone sub-junior/junior feeder tour 2021 from 17 to 19 December 2021.
Top junior golfers from across North India – Delhi NCR, Chandigarh, Panchkula, Haryana, Punjab, and J&K participated in this 3-days exciting event and showcased their golf skills.
Arihaan Beri, one of the most promising young golfers in the country, produced a stellar performance of 5 under par by shooting 8 birdies in his category D. He won by a margin of 5 strokes. Danish Verma shot a round of 4 under the second day to finish in the runner up position. Aryan Sharma shot a round of 4 under par with 8 birdies to bag the third position.
Rabab kahlon emerged as winner in Category D Girls with Shiksha Jain coming up second and Advika Datta securing the third position.
Krishnav Gupta of Category E put up a great show by shooting 3 under par to force a playoff with previous day overnight leader Sohraab S Talwar. Both were tied at 5 under for 2 days. In the playoff hole, Krishnav hit a birdie and sealed his position in a victorious manner. In girls’ category, Ojaswini won thumpingly by a margin of 6 strokes with a total of 3 over for 2 days. Gairat Kahlon bagged the second position followed by Advika Datta.
- Category A Boys – 1st Aidul Khan , 2nd Pratham Sawant , 3rd Mirajul Dildar
- Category B Boys – 1st Krish Chawla, 2nd Naveen Rathi , 3rd Avneet Singh
- Categotry A/B Girls – 1st Jiah Kang , 2nd Ananya Kapoor , 3nd Raza Kaur
- Category C Boys – 1st Prince Bainsla , 2nd Trish Kalkal , 3rd Aryaveer Lamba
- Category C Girls – 1st Yogya Bhalla , 2nd Prabhleen Kaur, 3rd Rhea Kumar
As part of its aim to promote grass-root level golf, Forest Hill Golf & Country Club regularly hosts Junior Golf Tours and Championships as part of the Forest Hill Junior Golf Training Programme that is designed to provide a premier competitive and developmental golf experience to young golfers.
“It has given us great pleasure to have hosted IGU North Zone sub-junior/junior feeder tour 2021 and our 12-hole par 35 Championship Golf Course is incomplete support for the development and promotion of the game and we are more than happy especially to be giving back to the juniors,” BS Gill, President, Forest Hill Golf & Country Club, said.