Danny King, David Fritz appointed CJGA Team Coaches

Richmond Hill, ON – The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is proud to introduce Danny King and David Fritz as the newly appointed CJGA Team Canada coaches. Their expertise and dedication will play a pivotal role in nurturing the talent of young Canadian golfers, empowering them to excel on the international stage representing CJGA Team Canada. As renowned figures in the golfing community, Danny King and David Fritz bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to their roles as CJGA National Team Coaches.


Danny King

Danny King, a seasoned PGA member with a remarkable track record, boasts an illustrious career that includes appearances in prestigious tournaments such as the Canadian Open Championships (3-times), the US Senior Open Championship and cut his teeth on the Canadian tour. His teaching philosophy, honed over three decades, emphasizes holistic development and a balanced approach to the golf swing. Through his Performance Academy established in 2001, Danny has groomed aspiring junior golfers to compete at the highest levels, instilling in them the drive to pursue their dreams on all major junior tours in North America.


David Fritz

David Fritz, a PGA of Canada Professional for over thirty years, is a decorated coach with two US Kids World Championship titles under his belt. David has worked with many world class coaches who have assisted in honing his coaching and instructional craft to a National level. His coaching prowess is evidenced by the numerous tournament victories achieved by his students on both national and international platforms, Including 5 order of merit champions on the CJGA tour. David’s results-oriented approach, coupled with his expertise in swing mechanics and game strategies, has made him a respected figure in the world of junior golf development

“We are thrilled to welcome Danny King and David Fritz to the CJGA family as our Team Canada Coaches,” said Shayne Dysart, CJGA Director of Operations. “Their collective experience and dedication to the sport will undoubtedly elevate the caliber of our junior golf program, empowering young athletes to reach their full potential on the global stage.”

About Canadian Junior Golf Association

The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a registered Canadian amateur athletic association (RCAAA) non-for-profit organization dedicated to providing Canada’s junior golfers with the  necessary skills and knowledge required to lay a foundation for a future in competitive golf. Through its six-stage competitive development program, the CJGA introduces the game to juniors as young as five and offers competitive multi-day events for more advanced players. Acting as a feeder system to provincial and national competitions, collegiate and university golf, as well as professional and recreational golf, the CJGA is committed to shaping the future of Canadian golf.

The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a registered Canadian amateur athletic association committed to providing young golfers with the skills and knowledge necessary for success in competitive golf. Through its comprehensive development program, the CJGA nurtures talent from an early age, offering opportunities for juniors to compete in tournaments, receive mentorship from PGA Tour professionals, and pursue collegiate and professional careers in golf.

For more information about the CJGA and its programs, visit www.cjga.com.

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