Making The Golf Team

Playing good golf has many different areas for a player to be proficient. When it comes to making a school golf team, it iJunior Golf Camp Sarasotas not just standing on the driving range beating ball after ball with the driver.

The goal of this program (Ages 12-18) is to expose the player to the fundamentals of all aspects of golf. Whether your child is trying to make the high school golf team or their jr high golf team, this will be a great program of skill drills that will make them a better player. Each week will have a topic of concentration…

Week 1 – Short Putts
1. Comfortable grip, stance, posture to properly stroke a putt
2. Learn what proper contact between your putter and the golf ball is
3. Learn what determines the initial direction of a putt and how to control it
4. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 2 – Distance Putts
1. What three things that are needed to make a putt
2. What is a 2:1 ratio and why it is import to distance putting
3. How to properly set your expectations for a longer putt
4. How various speeds affect putts and how to hit a ball at different speeds
5. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 3 – Chip Shots
1. Lean the difference between a chip shot and a pitch shot
2. Which club(s) should you use when chipping? Should you only use one?
3. Learn how to properly pick out a spot to land the ball
4. Proper stance, grip and posture and how to make a proper chipping motion
5. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 4 – Pitch Shots – Partial Wedges
1. What is the proper grip, stance, posture and ball position for a pitch shot or a partial wedge shot
2. What is proper contact and why it is so important for consistency
3. Learn how to control initial trajectory of your wedge shots
4. What is the proper launch angle for a partial wedge shot
5. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 5 – Bunker Shots
1. The proper strategy for executing a bunker shot
2. What bounce on your golf club is and how to use it to your advantage
3. What the most important part of hitting a bunker shot is
4. How your setup is different for a green side sand shot
5. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 6 – Full Swing Irons
1. What is the proper grip, stance, posture and ball position for a full swing iron shot
2. How your grip affects the ball/club interaction
3. How your setup affects the ball/club interaction
4. What is low point and why it is important to control
5. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 7 – Full Swing Woods
1. What is the proper grip, stance, posture and ball position for a full swing wood shot
2. What is proper contact and why it is so important for consistency and distance
3. Why low point is different when hitting a wood opposed to an iron
4. Receive practice drills/games to keep improving

Week 8 – Skills Challenge

Cost – $199/player includes all eight sessions.
Practice balls will be provided at no additional cost.

Limited to 6 Players

Call 832-515-7625 and ask for Brad or email [email protected] if you have any questions

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