NEW - 2019 JUNIOR SUMMER 4X3 CAMPS
The Dick Smith Golf Academy is now offering Junior Golf Instruction Clinics for boys and girls ages 8 - 13 years old. The camp will consist of 3 - 1hr sessions ( for age groups 8 - 10 and for age group 11-13). The 11-13 age group will meet daily at 9am to 10am. The 8-10 age group will meet daily from 10:30am to 11:30am.
The first camp will be Tuesday, July 16th, Wednesday, July 17th and Thursday July 18th. The camps will be limited to four (4) juniors per camp. 4 juniors for 3 hours of instruction. Subsequent camps will meet on July 23-25, July 30-August 1, August 6-8 and August 13-15.
The cost for each camp is $60.
The camps will focus on basics pertaining to; grip, stance/alignment, posture, ball position and the swing. Fundamentals will be stressed and the object of the clinics is to build a solid foundation to support a sound and correct golf swing.
Basics will be covered in the first 20 minutes of each clinic....grips checked, alignment and posture checked, ball position checked followed by instruction on levels 1, 2 and 3 of the golf swing. Specific attention will be paid to the components of a good golf swing, such as forward spine tilt, shoulder turn, weight shift (transfer, wrist hinge and swing finish.
The four basic clubs groups will be covered:
1. Short irons - pitching and chipping, 2. Mid-irons - ball position, 3. Fairways and Hybrids and 4. Driver 4. Putting and bunkers.
The cost is $60 for each 4X3 camp. 11-13 year old groups will meet at 9:am - 10am, 8-10 year old groups from 10:30am to 11:30am.
All sign-ups via the Registration Forms page.