Junior Golf Programs
The Greg Jones Golf Academy is second to none when it comes to offering an educational, fun, exciting and unforgettable junior lesson experience. Our instructors are exceptional at teaching juniors to improve and excel, build confidence, and learn what they need to build a successful golf game. We have a highly proven track record with junior golfers, being able to take them from their current level to any level they have the desire and talent to achieve. Our program is rated one of the best in the country, offering excellent instruction along with one of the best practice programs in golf. Parents consistently comment that they have seen vast improvements in both their child’s interest in the game and their skill in playing.
Junior Pick 4 Series - Beginners 1 and 2
Beg 1 starts July 7 and 11
The Junior Pick 4 Series is a progressive learning program composed of three series: Beginners 1, Beginners 2, and Intermediate/Advanced. Each series consists of eight classes of instruction over the course of four weeks. Two classes covering the same material is available each week. A handout is provided at the first session detailing the material that will be covered each week. Pick one class per week for a total of four classes or choose all eight classes for an additional fee. The Beginners Series 1 and 2 is for boys and girls, ages 6-13 and is perfect for those that are new to the game or want to build correct fundamentals. We maintain small class sizes, typically a 4-to-1 student to instructor ratio, so that your child will receive the attention necessary to get the full benefit of the program.
Junior Pick 4 Series - Intermediate/Advanced
Begins July 7 and 11
Our Junior Pick 4 Series - Intermediate/Advanced is a continuation of our Pick 4 progressive learning program and is open to boys and girls, ages 9-17. It is recommended that students complete Beginners 1 and 2 prior to enrolling in this series. Each series consists of eight classes of instruction over the course of four weeks. Two classes covering the same material is available each week. A handout is provided at the first session detailing the material that will be covered each week. Pick one class per week for a total of four classes or choose all eight classes for an additional fee. We maintain small class sizes, typically a 4-to-1 student to instructor ratio, so that your child will receive the attention necessary to get the full benefit of the program.
Youth Boot Camp
Multiple sessions, beginning in July
Our Youth Boot Camp Programs are an excellent way to get your children learning golf the right way. We provide a fun teaching environment that will improve your child's overall ability, from teeing off to putting and everything in between, including rules and etiquette on the course. The curriculum includes games, skills challenges, and prizes, as well as drills and practice routines that will help your child learn and retain the information taught. This is a three-day program with three hours of instruction each day. We offer Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced Camps.
Junior Golf Camp
Int/Adv Begins July 23
Our Junior Golf Camp is an excellent way to introduce your child to golf or help him or her improve their skills, all in a fun learning environment. We offer a Beginners Camp for boys and girls ages 6-14, which is perfect for those golfers who are new to the game or are building fundamentals. The Intermediate/Advanced Camps is for golfers ages 8-14 who have previous golf experience and are ready to build or improve their games. All camps are held on four consecutive days, with one hour of instruction each day.
High School Golf Camps - 3-Day Learn and Play
Our 3-Day Learn and Play Program is specifically designed for intermediate and advanced high school golfers. Golfers participate in a 45-minute clinic each day, followed by 2 hours of on-course play and instruction. In this program, we focus on shot choices, club selection, course management skills, and how making smart decisions can lower their scores. Open to all area high school golfers who want to improve their on-course abilities.
Junior High Club Team
Begins August 3
Our Junior High Club Team is an intense learn-and-play program for junior high golfers who are committed to improving their games and playing competitive golf in high school. This program will prepare our club team players to make the high school team and, hopefully, help them to step right into a varsity spot as freshmen. We have had tremendous success with both female and male golfers playing varsity their freshman year. The Club Team program is open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade golfers from any school district, with some exceptions for younger golfers with high skill levels. All club team members participate in matches, learning programs, and weekly practice rounds. Additionally, the golfers are given practice programs to complete on their own each week. Club team members will play several home matches and have the opportunity to earn spots on our travel team to play against other club teams and schools.
"Learn the Game" Junior League
This program is ideally suited for the golfer with less than 50 total rounds, who has a difficult time shooting under 55 consistently on a full-size course, or who cannot play 9 holes within 2 hours and wishes to grow their game well enough to play competitive high school golf. The league is open to boys and girls, ages 8-16. Each session begins with a fifteen-minute group instructional clinic before a shotgun start kicks off play, The clinic focuses on etiquette, rules of the game, course management, basics, short game, driving and proper technique. Keeping score is optional for this program. The intent is to grow their experience and ready them for competitive high school golf.
Competitive Junior Program
This league is an excellent opportunity for all golfers that play or want to play competitive tournaments and high school golf. Participants must be able to complete 9-hole rounds in 2 hours (a must), can break 50 routinely, and are looking for fast-paced competitive play. The league is open to boys and girls, ages 13-18. All players will be held responsible to be on time for check-in, dressed to play in proper golf attire, and turn in completed signed cards after each round.
Junior Elite Golf Program
Our Junior Elite Program is a unique and powerful program for aspiring junior golfers looking to honestly improve his/her golf game and lower scores. This program is structured to prepare junior golfers to successfully compete at a High School Varsity level and to prepare and hone the mental and physical skills of those that desire to play at a college level. The combination of range instruction, intense practice programs, and on-course instruction will develop junior golfers to the level they have the desire and talent to achieve. The Junior Elite Program is for individuals between the ages of 13-17 that can shoot bogey golf or better. Program sessions include 2-hour plus instructional programs, 2-hour plus practice programs, and 2-hour plus playing programs weekly. Additional invited guests include a nutritionist, mental coach, golf specific physical fitness, college coach, and college players.