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Play Better Golf Academy at Twin Lakes

pga golf instructorFor 2021 The Play Better Golf Academy at Twin Lakes will be providing some of the finest golf instruction available in the Chicago-land area.  All of the instructors have been trained by the Director of Instruction, Chuck Lynch.  Chuck is a 30 year golf professional a PGA of America Professional, a former Illinois PGA Teacher of the Year and a Golf Digest Top Ten Teacher in the State of Illinois.  Chuck’s passion is to teach golf and help his students get the most enjoyment possible from golf.  The Play Better Golf Academy shares Chuck’s passion for teaching and their mission is to grow the game and make golf a lifetime sport for their students.   All students male and female, boys and girls, from beginners to advanced players are welcome in all of the Play Better Golf Academy classes.

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ALL GOLF CLASSES WILL MEET AT THE PUTTING GREEN AT THE START OF CLASS.


2021 LESSONS, ACADEMIES, AND CAMPS

PEE WEE/PARENT GOLF LESSONS (4 WEEKS)

This is a program for pee wee’s and their parents. Parents will be highly involved. Each week the child will learn a new golf skill that the parent and child will practice together. The skills learned weekly will build the golf swing.

Fee: $70
Age: 4-6

CODE DAY DATE TIME
110300-01 TU 9/7-9/28 4:15-4:45PM
110300-02 TU 9/7-9/28 5:00-5:30PM
110300-03 TU 10/5-10/26 4:15-4:45PM
110300-04 TU 10/5-10/26 5:00-5:30PM
110300-05 F 9/10-10/1 4:15-4:45PM
110300-06 F 9/10-10/1 5:00-5:30PM
110300-07 F 10/8-10/29 4:15-4:45PM
110300-08 F 10/8-10/29 5:00-5:30PM

JUNIOR GOLF ACADEMIES (4 WEEKS)

Play Better Golf Academy class that stresses the fundamentals of the golf swing and begins with putting and concludes with driving.  Our Pro Shop stocks high quality junior sets of clubs at a competitive price. Clubs will be provided is needed.

Fee: $100
Age: 7-14

CODE DAY DATE TIME
110100-01 W 9/8-9/29 4:30-5:30PM
110100-02 W 10/6-10/27 4:30-5:30PM
110100-03 TH 9/9-9/30 4:30-5:30PM

CO-ED PGA JUNIOR GOLF CAMPS AGE: 7-13

Three day total immersion into golf, covering fundamentals from putting through driving. Students will learn the skills, practice the skills and then use those skills against one another in team competitions. Camp concludes with a 9-hole team event. Lunch will be provided daily as well as a welcome tee gift.

Day 1: Short game and short game team competitions.
Day 2: Half swing, full swing iron play and team competitions.
Day 3, 8:30-9:30am: Full swing with metal woods and driving team competitions.
Day 3, 10:am-Noon: 9 holes of golf.

Fee: $225

CODE DAY DATE TIME
212100-10 TU-TH 8/10-8/12 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-21 SA 9/11-10/2 3:00-6:30PM

co-Ed Junior Golf Clinic Ages: 7-17

Saturday clinics are for game development from putting through the driver. Students can pick the weeks they want to attend. Each session will teach a different topic, ex: putting, chipping, lobbing, bunkers, pitching wedges, driving, etc. It is recommended to participate in the whole season.

Fee: $20/class or all 7 classes for $100

CODE DAY DATE TIME
212105-04 SA 9/11-10/23 2:00-2:45pm

 


ADULT CO-ED SHORT GAME SCHOOL (4 WEEKS) AGES:18+ NEW

Students will be instructed in the pre-swing and in-swing fundamentals of these skills.

Week 1: Putting
Week 2: Chipping
Week 3: Pitching and lobbing
Week 4: Bunker play

Fee: $120

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-40 TU 9/7-9/28 6:00-7:00pm

ADULT CO-ED AFTER WORK UNDER THE LIGHTS (4 WEEKS) AGES: 18+

Students will be on the driving range working on pre-swing fundamentals and in-swing fundamentals for each club.

Class 1: Short Irons
Class 2: Mid Irons
Class 3: Long Irons
Class 4: Fairway Metal and Driver

Fee: $120

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-41 Th 9/9-9/30 6:00-7:00pm

 


LADIES ONLY GOLF CLASS (4 WEEKS) AGES:18+

Ladies start the weekend off early and give golf a try. Learn so that you can play with family, friends and business associates. Four weeks focused on the fundamentals of the golf swing from the putter through the driver.

Fee: $120

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-20 F 8/6-8/27 3:00-4:00PM
211400-25 W 9/8-9/29 6:00-7:00PM
211400-26 W 10/6-10/27 6:00-7:00PM

MAKEUP DATES WILL BE AVAILABLE WHEN THERE IS INCLEMENT WEATHER OR WHEN THE SESSION IS CANCELLED.


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