Open to Boys and Girls ages 7-14

Our Junior Golf Academy mixes kid-friendly instruction, games and play. We follow the U.S. Kids Golf instructional curriculum which consists of 3 booklets; each of the 3 levels progressively more challenging.


Get started for just $75 and receive:
  • 6 Academy sessions level-1-bagtag 1
  • U.S. Kids Golf Booklet
  • Award Pins and Bag Tags (earned as you pass each area/level)
  • Logoed Hat (1 per season given out at first session)
  • Course and Range Fees
  • Clubs to use while at the course

Academy sessions can be used toward any of the programs described below, when you run out of sessions just purchase another 6 for $75.

2018 Junior Academy Schedule

Tuesdays & Thursdays: One hour instructional sessions

May 15 - July 24 (we will not meet July 3 or July 5)
5:30-6:30  Level 1
6:30-7:30  Levels 2 & 3

  • Each session begins with a group lesson followed by structured practice and competitive games
  • Clubs and equipment are provided
  • No prior experience is necessary
  • All players begin at Level 1 and move at their own pace (more advanced players may test forward)
  • Level 1 can generally be completed in 6-8 sessions
  • Level 2 can generally be completed in 8-12 sessions
  • Level 3 can generally be completed in a season

Wednesdays:  Scramble Fun Nightjr lg 16

June 6 - July 25 (we will not meet July 4)
6:00 pm
July 25th will be a Parent/Child Scramble open to all Academy players with a Pizza Party to follow golf

Fun weekly competitions in a 2-3 player team vs. team scramble format. Designed to develop kids' enjoyment of the game while putting their new skills to work in a real playing format on the golf course. Playing on a team with friends increases the fun factor in a big way.

  • Open to players who have passed Level 1
  • Equipment is provided, if needed
  • Parents are encouraged to caddy and assist in facillitating play
  • Counts the same as one regular Academy session
Advanced Coaching

Tuesdays:  June 5 - July 24 (we will not meet July 3)
2:30 - 4:30 pm

Guided, playing instruction and small group coaching with PGA Director of Golf Roy Hobson. Especially geared toward players preparing to compete in U.S. Kids Local Tour events and other competitive tournaments.

  • Open to Level 3 players or above
  • Each 2 hour long coaching session counts as 2 regular Academy sessions


Click for more information on competing in U.S. Kids Columbus Local Tour Events