Garden of the Gods Club and Resort offers a variety of convenient, affordable instructional programs designed to help introduce children to the game of golf. Both Member and guest children are welcome to participate in most of these junior golf programs, which are led by Garden of the Gods Club and Resort's PGA professional staff, including Michael Loosley and Ben Spiers, PGA.
Get Tour Ready
Get Tour Ready is an enhanced program designed to develop junior golfers from ages eight to 16. This program allows children to learn with others in their age group and is designed to be fun and informative. Each session will include 20 hours of instruction and daily contest prizes. GTR will enhance your child’s love for the game and develop essential fundamentals that will carry over into adulthood.
The cost to attend GTR is $250 per Member child and $300 per guest child, payable with check, cash, credit card, or Member account. Each session will be limited to the first 24 players to enroll. All golf instruction clinics and supervised course play times meet on the patio (near Golf Shop entrance).
GET TOUR READY SCHEDULE (2014)
Golf Instruction Clinics
June 2, 9, 13, 30
July 7, 11, 21, 28
Supervised Course Play
8 to 10 years old: Meet at 12:45 p.m., Clinic from 1 - 2 p.m.
11 to 13 years old: Meet at 2 p.m., Clinic from 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.
14 to 18 years old: Meet at 3:15 p.m., Clinic from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
June 23, July 14, August 1
Meet at 12:45 p.m.
Warm up from 1 - 1:20 p.m.
Course play from 1:30 - 4 p.m.
PGA Sports Academy
Each PGA Sports Academy will engage children ages eight to 15 with 9 hours of instruction from our golf professionals. Each academy will be limited to the first 20 junior golfers to sign up. Please call the Golf Shop at 719.636.2520 to sign up.
PGA SPORTS ACADEMY SCHEDULE (2014)
PGA Sports Academy #1
June 5 - 7
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
PGA Sports Academy #2
July 10 - 12
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Member Price: $150
Guest Price: $175
Complimentary Junior Golf Clinics
Our Junior Golf Clinics, designed for children ages 15 and under, are half-hour group lessons that are complimentary for Member children. Parents are encouraged to stay and assist in the safety of their children with the professional golf staff. Please call the Golf Shop at 719.636.2520 to register.
Clinic participants should meet at 10:45 a.m. on the Kissing Camels Clubhouse patio (near the Golf Shop entrance).
PGA SPORTS ACADEMY CLINIC SCHEDULE (2014)
Thursday, June 12, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, June 19, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, June 26, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, July 3, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, July 24, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, July 31, 11 - 11:30 a.m.
To register your child for any of the programs listed above, please contact Michael Loosley at 719.636.2520 or firstname.lastname@example.org
, or click here
to download our junior golf program brochure.