Junior Golf Academy

OBJECTIVES

To introduce other concepts that is much a part of life as they are of golf:
  • Cultivate social responsibility,
  • Develop interactive skills,
  • Encourage integrity & etiquette
  • Provide educational opportunities

NKANA G.C DRIVING RANGE

Where all the action happens!
  • 20 Hitting Bays
  • Two Tier Grass Area
  • Chipping green with a greenside bunker to hone your short game skills
  • First Class Junior Academy with top of the range Training Aids

JUNIOR PROGRAMME

We focus on 5 Key Fundamentals:
  1. Mental Awareness Skills
  2. Physical Fitness Skills
  3. Golf Skills (Technical aspect)
  4. Rules & Etiquette
  5. On-Course Playing Ability skills
A weekly Lesson Plan is divided into 4 phases:
  • Physical Fitness Proficiency session that consist of stretches, agility & strength activities.
  • Golf skills (technical aspect) with the primary objective dedicated to the basic fundamentals such as alignment, ball position, posture, balance and pre-shot routine
  • Rules & Etiquette
  • On-Course playing ability skills program
The juniors get divided into category skills levels which comprises out of 8 zones
  1. Red: Beginner level
  2. Orange: 25 – 29 handicap
  3. Yellow: 20 – 24 handicap
  4. Green: 15 – 19 handicap
  5. Blue: 10 – 14 handicap
  6. Indigo: 7 – 9 handicap
  7. Violet: 4 – 6 handicap
  8. Black: 0 – 3 handicap
  • The golf coaches follow a SKILL LEVEL CHART to monitor the junior’s progress throughout the year.
  • The Skill level chart consist of the golf skills which comprise of the full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunkers, ball flight, on-course performance stats, the rules and lastly the physical fitness skills.