2021 Antigonish Junior MEMBER Golf Programs
In 2021, the Antigonish Golf Club will be offering the following programs as part of our Junior Membership. There is no additional cost to participate in any of these MEMBERS ONLY Junior programs. These programs will be run by our PGA of Canada Professionals, Brian Affleck and Joey Irvin.
Junior Members ONLY program details:
This program is optional for all junior members. This program will also help with skill development, course etiquette, and expectations at the club.
Dates: June 15, 22, 29, and July 6th (Tuesdays)
Time: 5:00PM – 6:00PM and 6:15PM to 7:15PM
Ages: 10 – 18
Cost: This program is included in your junior membership
JUNIOR LEAGUE (Members Only)
In 2021 we will be having an 8 week Junior Golf League on Thursdays. This will be available for members only. This league will be a 9 hole league that will be used to help juniors with keeping score, rules, and entering scores into Golf Canada to establish a handicap. Weekly Closest to the hole prizes and ‘blind draw’ team prizes will be awarded!
Dates: July 8, 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12, 19, 26
2021 Antigonish Junior Golf Programs
LEARN TO PLAY JUNIOR PROGRAM
This five-week program is for junior golfers looking to learn to play the game of golf. This program is available for all members and non-members.
MORNING SUMMER LEARN TO PLAY PROGRAMS
Dates: July 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12
Group 1: 5 to 7 years old — 9:00AM to 10:00AM
Group 2: 8 to 10 years old — 10:15AM to 11:15AM
Group 3: 11 to 14 years old — 11:30PM to 12:30PM
Cost: $75 plus tax
EVENING SUMMER LEARN TO PLAY PROGRAMS
Dates: July 20, 27, August 3, 10, 17
Group 1: 5 to 7 years old — 5:00PM to 6:00PM
Group 2: 8 to 10 years old — 6:15PM to 7:15PM
Group 3: 11 to 14 years old – 7:30PM to 8:30PM
Cost: $75 plus tax
ANTIGONISH JUNIOR COACHING PROGRAM
In 2021, the Antigonish Golf Club will be offering the following programs for junior golfers in our community. We have partnered with Brian Affleck Golf Academy to run these programs. The Brian Affleck Golf Academy was the recipient of the 2015 Canadian Junior Golf Facility of the Year Award. This award is given to the top junior golf programs in the country each year. These programs will be run by our PGA of Canada Professionals, Brian Affleck and Joey Irvin. Brian has coached five junior golfers to golf scholarships in the USA, and one of his former students was just named to the Team Canada Junior Team.
NEW COMPETITOR JUNIOR COACHING PROGRAM
This program is for junior golfers aged 10-16 who would like to compete and optimize the skill set to build on their fundamentals. Players will learn to cope with the physical and metal challenges of competition. Each group is limited to eight participants (maximum of two groups). This will be a 12-week program with 24 hours of coaching. Participants in the program must have the interest to play in competitive golf tournaments.
Dates: June (Mondays the 14, 21, 28) – July/August (Mondays & Wednesdays 8am – 9am)
Times: 4pm – 5:30pm
Ages: 10 – 16
Cost: $250 tax included
This program will also include on course coaching, a practice plan, and video swing analysis.
Antigonish Golf Club Junior Golf Committee
Committee Chair: Craig MacDonald
Head professional: Brian Affleck
Associate Professional: Joey Irvin
Junior Mentor: Craig Landry
Junior Mentor: Nathan Hayes