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Play Better Golf Academy at Twin Lakes

pga golf instructorFor 2022 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.


2022 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: $100
Age: 4-6

CODE DAY DATE TIME
210600-01 M 6/6-6/27 4:45-5:15PM
210600-02 M 6/6-6/27 5:30-6:00PM
210600-03 W 6/8-6/29 4:45-5:15PM
210600-04 W 6/8-6/29 5:30-6:00PM
210600-05 F 6/3-6/24 4:45-5:15PM
210600-06 F 6/3-6/24 5:30-6:00PM
CODE DAY DATE TIME
210700-01 M 7/11-8/1 4:45-5:15PM
210700-02 M 7/11-8/1 5:30-6:00PM
210700-03 W 7/6-7/27 4:45-5:15PM
210700-04 W 7/6-7/27 5:30-6:00PM
210700-05 F 7/8-7/29 4:45-5:15PM
210700-06 F 7/8-7/29 5:30-6:00PM
CODE DAY DATE TIME
210800-01 M 8/8-8/29 4:45-5:15PM
210800-02 M 8/8-8/29 5:30-6:00PM
210800-03 W 8/10-8/31 4:45-5:15PM
210800-04 W 8/10-8/31 5:30-6:00PM
210800-05 F 8/5-8/26 4:45-5:15PM
210800-06 F 8/5-8/26 5:30-6:00PM

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: $130
Age: 7-14

CODE DAY DATE TIME
210200-01 TU 6/7-6/28 4:45-5:45PM
210200-02 TU 6/7-6/28 6:00-7:00PM
210200-04 TH 6/9-6/30 4:45-5:45PM
210200-05 TH 6/9-6/30 6:00-7:00PM
210200-06 SA 6/4-6/25 9:00-10:00AM
210200-07 SA 6/4-6/25 10:15-11:15AM
CODE DAY DATE TIME
210300-01 TU 7/5-7/26 4:45-5:45PM
210300-02 TU 7/5-7/26 6:00-7:00PM
210300-03 W 7/6-7/27 6:15-7:15PM
210300-04 TH 7/7-7/28 4:45-5:45PM
210300-05 TH 7/7-7/28 6:00-7:00PM
210300-06 SA 7/9-7/30 9:00-10:00AM
210300-07 SA 7/9-7/30 10:15-11:15AM
CODE DAY DATE TIME
210400-01 TU 8/9-8/30 4:45-5:45PM
210400-02 TU 8/9-8/30 6:00-7:00PM
210400-03 W 8/10-8/31 6:15-7:15PM
210400-04 TH 8/4-8/25 4:45-5:45PM
210400-05 TH 8/4-8/25 6:00-7:00PM
210400-06 SA 8/6-8/27 9:00-10:00AM
210400-07 SA 8/6-8/27 10:15-11:15AM

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: $255

CODE DAY DATE TIME
212100-01 TU-TH 6/7-6/9 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-02 TU-TH 6/14-6/16 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-03 TU-TH 6/21-6/23 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-04 TU-TH 6/28-6/30 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-05 TU-TH 7/12-7/14 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-07 TU-TH 7/26-7/28 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-08 TU-TH 8/2-8/4 8:30AM-12:00PM
212100-09 TU-TH 8/9-8/11 8:30AM-12:00PM

CO-ED jR. LEARN TO PLAY ON COURSE  (4 WEEKS) AGES:7-14

Juniors who can demonstrate a fundamentally sound golf swing to the instructor and are ready to take their game to the course.

Fee: $180

Both sessions are full. Wait list only.

CODE DAY DATE TIME
210150-01 F 6/10-7/1 1:00-2:30PM
210150-02 F 7/8-7/29 1:00-2:30PM

high school prep (hsp) (4 WEEKS) AGES:14-17 new

Our High School Prep program is intended as an introduction to competition and high school golf. It is geared towards young golfers who can demonstrate basic playing skills, a primary understanding of golf rules and etiquette, have previous golf experience, and show an interest in competitive golf. This class meets twice a week and is a total of 9 hours of instruction.

Fee: $255

CODE DAY DATE TIME
212110-03 TU/TH 6/14-6/30 2:30-4:00PM
212110-04 TU/TH 7/5-7/21 2:30-4:00PM
212110-05 TU/TH 8/2-8/11* 2:30-4:00PM

*This class is $180 because it only meets 4 times instead of 6.


 

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: $150

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-02 TH 6/9-6/30 7:15-8:15PM
211400-03 TH 7/7-7/28 7:15-8:15PM
211400-04 TH 8/4-8/25 7:15-8:15PM
211400-36 SA 6/4-6/25 1:30-2:30PM
211400-37 SA 7/9-7/30 1:30-2:30PM
211400-38 SA 8/6-8/27 1:30-2:30PM

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: $150

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-07 F 6/3-6/24 6:30-7:30PM
211400-08 M 6/6-6/27 6:30-7:30PM
211400-09 F 7/8-7/29 6:30-7:30PM
211400-10 M 7/11-8/1 6:30-7:30PM
211400-11 F 8/5-8/26 6:30-7:30PM
211400-12 M 8/8-8/29 6:30-7:30PM

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: $150

CODE DAY DATE TIME
211400-18 F 6/3-6/24 3:00-4:00PM
211400-19 F 7/8-7/29 3:00-4:00PM
211400-20 F 8/5-8/26 3:00-4:00PM
211400-22 SA 6/4-6/25 3:00-4:00PM
211400-23 SA 7/9-7/30 3:00-4:00PM
211400-24 SA 8/6-8/27 3:00-4:00PM

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


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