Do you have a child interested in learning the fundamentals of golf? The Farmville Area Junior Golf Program provides the perfect opportunity. It provides ongoing golf instruction for children and youths, aged 7-17.
This year’s program begins April 27. It will continue through the summer on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 – 7 p.m.
The Junior Golf Program gives both boys and girls a complete introduction to the sport of golf. USGTF certified instructor Monroe Preston is the instructor. Clubs are also available to those who need them.
For the $10 signup fee, participants will learn
- Golf course etiquette
- Golf swing fundamentals
- USGA rules
- Course management
Qualifying participants will be eligible for competition in Piedmont Junior Golf Tournaments. Former participants of this program have gone on to place nationally in various tournaments around the country.
In 2016, former participants in the Junior Golf Program, Henry Lutz of Prince Edward High School and Chase Grubbs of Cumberland High School won awards for their schools. Henry was 2016 Virginia State 2A Champion and Chase was 2016 Virginia State 1A Third Place finisher. We are proud to have played a part in their love and skill in the game of golf.
To take advantage of this amazing opportunity for your young person or for more information, contact the The Farmville Golf Course at (434) 392-6656. You may also contact Mr. Preston at (434) 315-3294.