Junior Golf FAQs

What is the cost of private lessons?
 •  Fees vary by instructor but usually range between $35.00 and $50.00 for 30 minutes.

What is the cost of clinics? 
 •  Prices vary by course but typically range from $10 to $15/golfer/clinic
What is the cost of summer camps?  
 •  $400/camper/week

What is the cost of equipment? 
 • Prices range from $20.00 per club to $400.00 for a more advanced junior set. 
 •  Good sets costing between $100.00 and $200.00 are the norm.

Do juniors have to have equipment or can they borrow equipment from BGA? 
 •  We provide equipment for use during clincs.

How many lessons are needed before juniors can go on the course? 
 •  The answer varies with ability but usually 4-8 private lessons or 8-12 clinics are enough to get them on the course.

How old do juniors have to be to start in BGA programs? 
  •  Private lessons are open to any age. 
  •  Clinics are usually for juniors aged 7 and above. 
 •  Younger juniors are sometimes admitted, depending  upon the clinic offered and the child's maturity.

Are BGA instructors certified by a professional organization? 
  •  Members of our primary teaching staff are either PGA or LPGA accredited. 
  •  Our "coaches", the assistants who help out in clinics and camps must take training programs which include safety and skills. 
  •  Background checks are conducted for everyone over age 18 who assists with our junior programs.


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