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JUNIOR INSTRUCTION

The Golf Academy is California’s #1 rated junior golf school, specializing in junior golf instruction for boys and girls of any age or ability level.

Our junior instruction programs focus on teaching sound fundamentals in a safe and fun environment.

DEVELOPING THE NEXT GENERATION

Our junior instruction programs focus on teaching sound fundamentals in a safe and fun environment. Aligned with the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Junior Development Program, all of The Golf Academy’s junior golf classes are structured around their curriculum guidelines:

  • Juniors need to learn skills based on their age and developmental level.
  • Children learn best through play, so all of the classes are created with fun activities designed to maximize learning and a love for the game.
  • The mission is to create good all around athletes that excel at golf.
Personal lessons are an excellent way to accelerate your child's learning and ideal for junior golfers of all ability levels.

Private Instruction

Personal lessons are an excellent way to accelerate your child's learning and ideal for junior golfers of all ability levels. Based on their age and development level, our instructors will help create a custom learning experience in a fun, 1-on-1 setting. Using creative and exciting activities, the private lesson will focus on maximizing learning while emphasizing fun. 

30-MINUTE LESSON (ages 5-11)
 Keith Lyford  $60
 Certified Academy Instructor  $40
45-MINUTE LESSON (ages 12-17)
 Keith Lyford  $90
 Certified Academy Instructor  $60

For reservations and more information, contact The Golf Academy at (530) 550-2670.

PGA Junior Golf Camp

No matter your child's age or ability level, the Golf Academy has the perfect camp to help them excel both on and off the golf course. Choose from full-day or half-day camps where your child will learn new skills or improve on technique. Camp will include daily hands-on instruction, use of advanced teaching technology, weekly updates on your child's progress and an awards ceremony.

All golf camps are taught by former PGA Tour Pro and Director of Instruction Keith Lyford.


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Summer Sessions

Whether your child is just starting, an accomplished player or somewhere in between, Summer Sessions are a fun way to learn the game with other junior golfers. Sign-up for just one or come all summer long!

Cyclone (Ages 5-7) Most of the class time is devoted to speed development and fundamental movement patterns

Cyclone (Ages 5-7)

Most of the class time is devoted to speed development and fundamental movement patterns. Plus, one golf skill “theme-of-the-day” is introduced and the stations re-enforce that golf fundamental. Juniors rotate in pairs between 6 stations, every 5 minutes.

Days:  Thursdays & Sundays 
Times:  9:00am - 11:00am
Dates:  June 9 - August 14, 2016
Rate:  $25 per session
 
Reservations required. Call The Golf Academy at (530) 550-2670.
S.M.A.S.H. (Ages 8-10) This session focuses on mastery of the fundamental movement patterns and developing sports skills

S.M.A.S.H. (Ages 8-10)

This session focuses on mastery of the fundamental movement patterns and developing sports skills. Each station re-enforces a specific golf skill such as wrist set, club path or swing plane. Juniors rotate in pairs between 6 stations, every 10 minutes.

Days:  Thursdays & Sundays 
Times:  12:30pm - 2:00pm
Dates:  June 9 - August 14, 2016
Rate:  $25 per session
 
Reservations required. Call The Golf Academy at (530) 550-2670.
The Wave (Ages 11-13) At this age, skill regression is common so the focus is on skill maintenance not skill acquisition.

THE WAVE (Ages 11-13)

At this age, skill regression is common so the focus is on skill maintenance not skill acquisition. This class centers around power development, flexibility, stamina and endurance. This training circuit will address these unique age-appropriate training requirements.

Days:  Wednesdays & Saturdays 
Times:  10:30am - 12:00pm
Dates:  June 8 - August 13, 2016
Rate:  $25 per session

Reservations required. Call The Golf Academy at (530) 550-2670.
Out on the course, we have two sets of junior tees located on the front nine at both Old Greenwood and Gray's Crossing.

OUR COMMITMENT TO JUNIOR GOLF

Out on the course, we have two sets of junior tees located on the front nine at both Old Greenwood and Gray's Crossing. Junior friendly golf will bring smiles to every child teeing up.

 JUNIOR GOLF RATES (AGES 15 & UNDER)
 All Day  $70
 After 4:00pm  $25
 After 5:00pm with paying Adult*  Complimentary

*Complimentary junior rental clubs available after 5:00pm

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Space is limited in all our junior instruction offerings. For reservations and more information, contact The Golf Academy at (530) 550-2670.