ATLANTIS, Fla. — Don Law Golf Academy at Club Med’s PGA Director of Instruction Don Law has been honored with the 2012 National Junior Golf Leader award. After being a finalist for this national recognition in both 2009, 2010, and 2011, Law has been granted this highest honor by the PGA of America for his unmatched efforts and success with junior golf in South Florida. He is a 19-year member of The PGA of America, and is the first member of the South Florida PGA Section to be named recipient of the national PGA Junior Golf Leader Award. The award was established in 1988, recognizing the PGA Professional who is a leader in junior golf and who reflects the ideals of those who work with youth.
No stranger to receiving awards at the Chapter and Section level, Don has previously been recognized as the Section’s Junior Golf Leader in 2001, 2007, 2009 and 2010. In addition, Law was named the Southeast Chapter Junior Golf Leader in 2001 and 2008. Don Law was also recognized as the SFPGA Professional of the Year in 2011. This is his first award at the national level, and Law is honored to be recognized as the PGA of America’s Junior Golf Leader in 2012.
“I feel exceptionally honored to have been selected among other PGA members who contribute so much to the growth of our game,” says Law about his national award recognition. “To be recognized at the National level makes me extremely proud to represent our Section where junior golf has been a priority for many years. The journey has really been about my love of the game and my desire to give back. It’s about the wonderful relationships I have formed over the years with the juniors as well as my fellow professionals. To serve our Section and our community has been a blessing in my life.”
The South Florida Section PGA is excited and proud to see Don be nationally recognized for his bountiful achievements and leadership for Junior Golf in South Florida. He has earned this great honor in every way, and we congratulate him on his great success.
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