Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing contest bigger and better this year

Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing contest
Courtesy of Little Linksters
Brittany Lincicome and Gary Player are two of the celebrity judges for this year's Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing contest.
By John Holmes

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, January 03, 2014 | 7:44 p.m.
Golf season might just be cranking back up after the holidays, but the smallest swingers better have their A-Games ready. Why? Because it's time for the Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing contest.
For the fourth straight year, Little Linksters, LLC, the Little Linksters Association for Junior Golf Development and The Littlest Golfer, Inc. are looking for the best swings from kids up to 8 years old. The contest is open to children from all around the world, and this year’s there’s a unique twist.
"We wanted to get the instructors involved and motivated as well to have their juniors take part in this fun contest, so we are offering a very cool prize pack for the instructor that has the most junior golfers register in the event," explained PGA Professional Brendon Elliott, the founder of Little Linksters. "The instructor who has the most children entered will win a free website and hosting for a year from one of the industry's best, Golf Web Design, as well as a very cool swing training device called Swingbyte." 
Elliott – a 2010-2012 US Kids Golf Top 50 Kids Teacher, a 2013 US Kids Golf Master Kids Teacher, a 2013 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional and the 2011-2013 NFPGA Junior Golf Leader award winner – will lead the judging. He will be assisted by this year's celebrity panel of judges:
--LPGA Tour player Brittany Lincicome
--Golf legend Gary Player
--Golf Channel analyst and former PGA Tour player Frank Nobilo
--Golf Channel personality Holly Sonders
--PGA & LPGA Professional and multiple award-winning instructor Nicole Weller
--Honorary PGA of America President Allen Wronowski
Elliott is encouraging parents to post a video of their kids' swing on YouTube and submit the link between now and Jan. 15, 2014. Registration details and complete instructions can be found at:
Prize packages will be awarded in four age categories: Under 3 years old (new for 2013-2014), 3-4 years old, 5-6 years old and 7-8 years old. Each prize package includes items from some of the industry's best children's golf apparel, equipment and training aid companies:
--The Littlest Golfer gift pack
--US Kids Golf Full set of Clubs and other accessories
--Exemption & Entry Fee into 2014 FCG International (formally the San Diego Junior Masters) 
--EyeLine Golf training aids package
--The Golfer's Footprint swing trainer 
--MoRodz alignment sticks
--Almost Golf play anywhere pack
--Swingfix online lessons
--Star Putter training aid
--Kwik Golf gift pack
--My Mini Golf gift pack
--Swinggait Swing Trainer
--Stick To Sports "Let's Play Golf" Book
--Little Linksters coloring book and prize pack
The winners will be announced at the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Jan. 22-24.
The Little Linksters golf program in central Florida is designed specifically for children from 3 to 8 years old. The program is taught in a fun and interactive way using both traditional and non-traditional instructional methods to ensure children's first introduction to golf is FUN! The Little Linksters mascots Floppy, Birdie & Bogey are featured in the programs instructional coloring book and training aids.
The Little Linksters Association for Junior Golf Development, a 501c3 nonprofit in Central Florida runs this mobile golf instruction program as well as an introductory through advanced level tournament series for children ages 3-10. In November, Little Linksters launched its new G.O.A.L.S. program for children with special needs. G.O.A.L.S. stands for Golf Outreach Advances Life Skills. Also in development is a national program that will enable teaching professionals from across the country to grow their business and the game of golf with a proven program that combines a child-friendly approach, a complete program curriculum, and uses items from some of the industry's best training aid and junior golf equipment companies.
To help the nonprofit Little Linksters Association for Junior Golf Development, email them at
For more information about the "Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing in the World" Video Contest or the Little Linksters Association for Junior Golf Development, visit or email Elliott at or by phone at (321) 278-1612.