Whether you’re and experienced golfer, a once a month player or have yet to dust off the clubs yet this year, the Cleveland Metroparks Academy of Golf is here to help you improve your game.
The following classes are just some of the offerings still being provided by the “Academy of Golf” for the 2010 season:
Beginners – An Introduction to Golf
Learn the basics of the full swing, chipping and putting. Basic golf terms, rules and etiquette are also reviewed. Loaner equipment is available. All participants completing the course will be provided with a pass to a Cleveland Metroparks Par 3 course. A limit of 7 adult participants per class accepted. Cost is $100 per participant. The session will run from August 23rd through September 20th – 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. at Washington. To register, call 216-641-1864.
The Golf Swing – The Fundamentals
It don’t mean a thing if you ain’t got that swing. This clinic will teach you all aspects of a solid, fundamental golf swing. Learn proper grip, set-up and swing. The class is designed to give general and basic instruction useful for adult players of every skill level, gender and age. A limit of 7 participants accepted per session. The 1 ½ hour class costs $30. Sessions will run Thursday, August 19th – 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. as well as Tuesday, September 7th – 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. at Shawnee Hills. To register, call 440-232-7184.
Novice Golf Learn ‘n’ League
This is a six week program that combines an hour of instruction and practice followed by 9 holes (usually) in a supervised league setting. A different part of the game will be featured each week. The lessons are designed for newer players but not recommended for raw beginners. $140 Fee includes green fees and hand carts. Sessions will run Wednesday, August 25th through September 29th – 9:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at Washington. To register, call 216-641 1864.
The “Academy of Golf” brochure lists all the learning opportunities offered, prices, dates and times and locations. The brochures are available at all Park District facilities or by calling 216-635-3200 or go online at clevelandmetroparks.com.
For more information on Cleveland Metroparks “Academy of Golf” call 440-232-7247.
A very special thankyou goes out to Southwester Golf Driving Range in Berea, Ohio for allowing us to do our photo shoot on their premises.