LUDLOW, Vt. – Okemo Valley Golf Club is offering a series of instructional clinics for women and juniors this summer plus a four-day camp for juniors in July. OVGC’s staff of PGA golf professionals can help any beginner golfer get started or assist accomplished players with improving their performance. An 18-acre training area includes multiple practice and target greens, practice bunkers and putting greens.
Offered weekly on Thursdays from May 21 through July 23, ladies’ clinics will cover a different topic each week. Clinics run from 4 to 5 p.m. and the cost is $10 per clinic or $75 for all 11 sessions.
Summer Junior Clinics
From June 28 through August 2, junior clinics will be held Sundays from 1 to 2 pm. The cost is $10 per session or participants can prepay $50 for all six clinics.
Summer Junior Camp
OVGC’s popular Junior Camp is a four-day camp, July 7 through 11, covering all aspects of the game. The camp is open to juniors 9 to 15 years old and the cost is $175 per person. Camp will be held daily from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. for each of the four days. Pre-registration is required.
Daily Learning Programs and Private Golf Instruction
Operating Wednesday through Sunday, OVGC offers a three-hour learning program from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Students will receive instruction on full-swing fundamentals and will be able to choose from a variety of topics, ranging from short game techniques to shot-making to course management and everything in between. This new "a la carte" approach provides students with the opportunity to reserve their programs by the day or multiple days. Program participants receive special discounts and benefits valid on the day of instruction. OVGC also offers private instruction by appointment. Golf professionals use the latest technology for instruction and fittings. Golfers may select from half-hour, one-hour and two-hour sessions.
Indoor Golf Instruction
Inclement weather is not a problem at OVGC. A 6,000 square-foot Indoor golf training center features swing stations, a nine-hole putting green and Full Swing Golf Simulator.
For more information about Okemo Valley Golf Club, call the Pro Shop at 802-228-1396.