Tournament Golf is Tough

As coaches we get to experience many highlights during a junior golfers career, first par, maybe first birdie and of course first drive that travels over 100 yards. It's amazing to see junior athletes smile when they accomplish their goals.

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HOW WE CAN BECOME BETTER GOLFERS IN THE WINTER MONTHS

Even though our cold Canadian climate does not allow us to play golf through the winter months, that does not mean our golf clubs should go away and begin to gather dust in the garage or closet. We at Geared to Golf believe that winter months can be an extremely important time for a motivated golfer’s development.

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SPRING QUALIFYING

Ryan and I spent Saturday and Sunday watching our Gear 4 team members play in their Durham Junior Golf Tour qualifier at Black Diamond Golf Club in Pontypool. We couldn’t have been more proud of how our Geared Team members competed in what were some very challenging conditions, and under some intense pressure situations.

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Pizza Pizza Hockey Festival

This past weekend Ryan and I volunteered at the one hundred and ten team OMHA Pizza Pizza Hockey festival at Iroquois Park. In conjunction with the GAO and the Mr. Knickers - Golf in Schools Program, we had a golf booth set up for kids to try golf utilizing the ultra-kid friendly Snag Golf equipment.

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Why we love Junior Golf

Unfortunately over the last few years golf has shown a trend of declining interest. This may be because it is typically a very expensive sport to play, or due to the time constraints as a round of golf can often take over 4 hours to play. Whatever the reason may be, it is not something that we in the Geared to Golf family are willing to accept.

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March Break Edition

When Ryan and I started the process of creating Geared to Golf, the overall goal was to grow junior golf in the Durham Region. We wanted to create a program that had the ability to expose kids to this awesome game. Since those initial meetings in early January, we could not be happier with what we have been able to produce for structuring that caters to every age and ability level in junior golf. We would like to share some of our specific goals for Geared to Golf in this Coach’s Corner edition.

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