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 →
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 →
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 →
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.
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 →