What is Golf Club Swing Weight?

We bit the bullet, doubled down, and went for fitted clubs for our child golfer.  You may have read that he was hitting off the shelf TaylorMade Burner Plus irons and Burner Rescue hybrids.  He could surely make some fantastic golf shots and often was at the top of the leader board.  However, our ten-year old golfer was struggling with consistency. Continue reading

Future Masters — What a Golf Lesson!

Well we just drove back from Dothan, Alabama where our son played in the 10 and Under flight at the Future Masters Junior Golf Tournament. Nearly seven decades and going strong … Continue reading

Daddy NOT Caddy

Well Summer is here and the child golf opportunities abound.  In South Florida we have at least four kids golf tours available: US Kids Golf West Palm and Miami, Goldcoast Junior Golf Foundation, and our favorite, Continue reading

Snacks for Your Child Golfer During the Round

We learned after a couple of years of competitive kids golf that Continue reading

Getting Started — Child Golfers 4 Years Old and Up

The first step in getting your 4 years and older child started with golf is identifying their interest. Golf is one of those things that you either have it in your DNA or not. You talk to some folks and it’s the same for kids. Some will be interested Continue reading

Intro to Being a Daddy Caddy for Your Child Golfer

Golf is different from most other sports.  For most kids, their parents stay on the sidelines and there is a coach-to-kid ratio of perhaps one or two to twenty.  In golf, in most cases, there is Continue reading

Signing Up for a Kids Junior Golf Tournament

Most tours use a web site for providing tournament information, dates, registration, tee times and results.  Once you find a tour for your child, Continue reading

Finding a Junior Golf Tournament for Kids

Junior golf is on the rise in many parts of the country. I’ve observed an increase in the number of participants at events over the years. The increase in popularity means that more and more pros and courses are offering junior events and lessons.

You’ll likely find an event near you by Continue reading

Why Participate in Child Golf Tournaments?

Tournament golf is available for children as young as four years old, usually in a six and under flight.  US Kids Golf is one example organization with junior tournaments in many parts of the country for kids from four to fourteen.  Tournament golf is a great choice Continue reading

Should Our 2 to 3 Year Old Have Golf Lessons?

Some of you may ask, “Should I get golf lessons from a golf pro for my three year old child?” Well, here’s a straight answer … yes, if your budget is not an issue, no, if budget is a concern at all.

We did not Continue reading