Junior League

Walking Stick Junior Academy

Junior Golf Academy is a framework based on research and best practices from PGA Professionals, PGA Education, and The PGA of America.

Purpose/Mission

The Walking Stick Junior Golf Academy is a framework based on research and best practices from PGA Professionals, PGA Education, and The PGA of America. The allied associations have developed a focus on long term athlete development through the introduction of golf. The Junior Academy at Walking Stick Golf Course will focus to develop core golfers and provide juniors with pathways to continue to play golf socially or competitively.

Fun- First and Foremost

The focus of our Junior Academy is to make sure new golfers are engaged and having fun. To educate and get juniors involved in golf fun will be the primary focus. Instructors will share their love of the sports and hopefully grow golfers for a lifetime of fun.

Junior Academy Curriculum Overview:

The Walking Stick Junior Academy will offer two levels based off a junior previous skill level. The Player Level is designed for a junior who is new to the game and is interested in developing their game. The Sport Level is designed for a student who has been introduced to golf before and can pass a simple golf etiquette/rules assessment.

Player Level Objectives

  • Develop an understanding of the sport of golf
  • Learn fundamental movement and motor skills and link them together into the golf swing
  • Use ball-striking games such as baseball and soccer to develop hand-eye coordination
  • Establish essential safety and etiquette Sport Level Objectives
  • Develop fundamental golf movement skills and teach overall sports skills
  • Learn scoring, the rules of golf and the process of playing a round of golf
  • Establish target and alignment fundamentals and begin developing proper short-game skill

Contact Walking Stick for complete details at 719-553-1181.

 

 

Contact

Elmwood Golf Course
3900 Thatcher Ave.
Pueblo, CO. 81005
 (719) 561-4946
ElmwoodGolf@PuebloGolfCourses.com

Walking Stick Golf Course
4301 Walking Stick Blvd
Pueblo, Colorado 81001
(719) 553-1180
WalkingStickGolf@PuebloGolfCourses.com