Archive for the ‘Instruction’ Category

Hit Solid Putts Every Time

If you’re struggling on the greens – whether you aren’t making enough or 3 -putting from long range – here are a few practice drills and key thoughts you should implement into your practice regimen.

Making Better Contact

You’ve heard the phrase, “Aim small, Miss Small.” If not, it’s a very good way to approach golf course management. More from Michael on Making Better Contact..

Drive for show, Putt for dough…?

Yes, of course, putting does get the ball in the hole, however, if you are not in the fairway, setting up your approach shot properly, odds are you’ll be putting for par or bogey more times than you’d like.

Baiting Hollow Test Drive

We’ve been woking with the people at Baiting Hollow. Take a look at this offer from Barry Beil.

Dear Long Island Golf News Reader,
I would like to personally invite you to experience Baiting Hollow Club, a member’s only club located on the pristine North Fork of Long Island. We offer reasonable private club memberships for those who do not wish to be tied into an equity club with a steep initiation fee.

Complete with a new clubhouse, Baiting Hollow offers the opportunity to play a true Robert Trent Jones Sr. design golf course with every amenity for members’

Come enjoy a tour of Baiting Hollow Club and arrange a free round on me.
Please call me now at (631) 369-4455 to schedule a time to meet.

Barry J Beil
General Manager

Baiting Hollow - Club House

Baiting Hollow - 3 - Water

Baiting Hollow - Water - 2

Baiting Hollow - Clubhouse 2

2010 Spring Lake Golf Clinics & Camps

Snag Jr Clinics (Ages 4-8):
Cost: $25 per Child
Sunday, June 6th 12:00pm-1:30pm
Saturday, June 12th 12:00pm-1:30pm

3 Day Clinic (Ages 4-8):
Cost: $99 per child
Dates: July 13th-15th 11:00pm-2:00pm
Includes lunch. Learn the basics and fundamentals of golf while having a great time.

Please pay in advance to reserve your spot

Junior Golf Camp (Ages 7-12)
Cost: $200
Dates: August 3rd-5th 9:30-2:30
A 30 minute break will given for lunch. The choices are 1 hotdog or chicken fingers with a bag of chips & a fountain beverage.

Send your child over to our facility to experience the challenge and pleasures of golf while acquiring the fundamentals. The children will play on the golf course every day!

Sign up for Camp & receive 10% off a New Junior Set

Contact to register:
Christy Grzymala
Leave home address so they can mail you a registration form.

2010 Cherry Creek JR Golf Camp

Cherry Creek Golf Links is dedicated to promoting the game of golf to our younger generation. Our goal is to provide each junior golfer with the basic golf swing fundamentals and game knowledge needed to enjoy this great outdoor activity in a FRIENDLY and FUN atmosphere for junior golfers of ALL PLAYING ABILITIES. Open to […]

2010 Dix Hills Park Summer Junior Golf Program

Conducted by George A. Dixon PGA Head Golf Professional, and Staff

The Dix Hills Park Junior Golf Program consists of two types of instruction:

The Basic Program– is for boys and girls ages 5-14 that are generally new to the game, and that need training in all areas and fundamentals of the game. Safety, rules, and etiquette are also stressed. The atmosphere is fun, as students will be challenged with various types of games and contests, as well as introduction to the Golf Course.

The Club Division
– is for those students who have gone through a basic program at least three times and are ready for organized play on the golf course. Advanced levels of instruction, rules, etiquette along with safety and sportsmanship is the focus of this program, as students play various types of golf formats on the golf course.

Dates: Makeup’s can be pre-arranged to accommodate Family Vacations

Session Day Dates Time of Day
Basic Tuesdays July 6-13-20-27-. Aug 3-10 9:30am – 12:00pm
Basic Wednesdays July 7-14-21-28. Aug 4-11 9:30am – 12:00pm
Basic Thursdays July 8-15-22-29. Aug 5-12 9:30am – 12:00pm
Club Division Thursdays July 8-15-22-29 Aug 5-12 9:30am – 12:00pm

Cost: $325.00 for the basic program. $350.00 for the club division, which includes cost for greens fees. Cash or check only accepted for this program.

Registration: Juniors will be accepted on a first come first served basis to ensure manageable teacher / pupil ratio. (approx 8-1). Call early to reserve a spot, as classes are limited. The dates are flexible and make up clinics are available on a limited basis to help accommodate any family vacations.

Registration can be done at the Dix Hills Park Pro Shop. 525 Vanderbilt Pkwy. Dix Hills Park. Any questions please feel free to contact us at 631-499-8005. Website Link.