GOLF ACADEMY

We are focused on “turning students into players.”

 

Under the direction of PGA Professional and founder of Spirit Golf, Mike Attara, we are pleased to offer the Spirit Golf Academy at Five Ponds. Through this Academy, we are focused on “turning students into players.” Our mission is to provide players of all levels an opportunity to learn and enjoy the game.

Our instruction is supported by our award winning programming designed to offer fun and relaxed atmosphere to learn, play and socialize.

Meet Our PGA Professionals

Mike Attara, Director of Golf
Kevin Beirne, Head Golf Professional
Garret Urglavitch, Assistant Golf Professional

Instruction Rates

ADULT LESSON                                   $75

45 minutes

ADULT LESSON                                   $200

Series of 3

JUNIOR LESSON                                 $50

45 minutes

JUNIOR LESSON                                 $125

Series of 3

CLUB FITTINGs                                     $50

Inquire at the Pro Shop for Lessons and Times.

Meet Our Teaching Professional
RICK FLAGLER

Rick has been teaching professionally since 2003 and has more than 30 years of experience in golf as a Player, Instructor and Club Fitter. As one of the founders/owners for In Full Swing Golf Academy, he established many instructional programs to assist golfers in improving their game. Rick was Director of Instruction at Bala Golf Club. He has appeared on Inside Golf, one of our local golf TV programs. Rick is a PGA Certified Instructor; an accomplishment that less than 3% of all PGA professionals achieve and only the 7th in the state of Pennsylvania at that time. Rick is currently PGA Director of Instruction for the Flagler Golf Academy.

GET GOLF READY PROGRAMS AT FIVE PONDS

We are proud to be a leader in this nationally branded ‘learn to play’ golf program.

Get Golf Ready classes are a fun, easy and affordable way to learn the game in just 4 sessions. All sessions are designed to get you ready and comfortable to be playing golf. The last session finishes with a 3-hole scramble on the golf course.

Classes are conducted both on and off the course to offer you the basic understanding and fundamentals of swing, putting, chipping and etiquette. Let our PGA Professionals and assistants help you start enjoying the benefits of learning to play today!

Register for our Adult Programs Get Golf Ready 1.0 and Get Golf Ready 2.0 for golf skill instruction, golf course instruction, group lesson topics and more! Also available for Juniors »

Also available for corporations! Contact the Golf Shop to inquire about setting a class up for your business!

 

GET GOLF READY 1.0

Ideal for those “new” to the game

Tuesday & Thursdays – 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Saturdays – 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

The final “On Course” session will run an additional half hour.

Any classes canceled due to weather the time will be made up on remaining dates

$140 per person – class limit 12 students

GOLF TOPICS

  • Etiquette, Basic Rules, Golf Facility Orientation
  • Navigating the Course
  • Arriving at a Golf Course
  • Safety
  • Equipment
  • Pace of Play
  • Playing on the Golf Course

GOLF SKILLS

  • Set up:  Posture, Grip, Alignment
  • Short Game:  Putting, Chipping, Pitching
  • Full Swing:  Woods, Irons, Tempo

Golf Get Ready 1.0 Schedule

SESSION 1                    April 2, 9, 16, 23

Saturdays 3:00 – 4:30

SESSION 2                    May 7, 14, 21, 28

Saturdays 3:00 – 4:30

SESSION 3   SOLD OUT  June 14, 16, 21, 23

Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 – 6:30

SESSION 4                    July 9, 16, 23, 30

Saturdays 3:00 – 4:30

SESSION 5                    August 2, 4, 9, 11

Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 – 6:30

SESSION 6                    Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24

Saturdays 3:00 – 4:30

Please contact Garret Urglavitch for more information on the Get Golf Ready Programs

GET GOLF READY 2.0

Ideal for those who have completed GGR 1.0 or a Player that has played before, but is still new to the Game

Tuesday & Thursdays – 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Saturdays – 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

The final “On Course” session will run an additional half hour.

Any classes canceled due to weather the time will be made up on remaining dates

$140 per person – class limit 12 students

Four Lessons in a group environment focusing on golf fundamentals including putting, short game, long game and mental approach.  This course is designed to build confidence to take your game from the driving range to be able to implement it on the golf course.

GOLF SKILLS

  • Set up:  Posture, Grip, Alignment
  • Short Game:  Putting, Distance Control, Bunkers
  • Ball Flights, Full Swing, Uneven lies, Playing from the rough
  • Playing on the Golf Course

Golf Get Ready 2.0 Schedule

SESSION 1                     May 10, 12, 17, 19

Tuesdays & Thursdays

SESSION 2                     June 4, 11, 18, 25

Saturdays

SESSION 3                     July 12, 14, 19, 21

Tuesdays & Thursdays

SESSION 4                     Sept. 6, 8, 13, 20

Tuesdays & Thursdays

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JUNIOR GOLF PROGRAMS

Please call 215-956-9727 with questions about camp and clinic schedules. If you don’t see a date that works for you, let us know! We are always working to create new groups for juniors and adults. You can even build your own class with a minimum of 4 players.

“PEE-WEE
GOLF CLINICS

$40 (1 Session) | 10:00am – 11:00am | Ages 5 – 7
Saturday Classes

Session 1 – June 4
Session 2 – June 18
Session 3 – July 9
Session 4 – July 23
Session 5 – August 13
Session 6 – August 27

Group Private Lessons also offered:
Please call the golf Shop at 215-956-9727 for more information

3-DAY JUNIOR
GOLF CAMPS

$230 | 9:30am – 1:00pm | Ages 8 – 13

Fun filled, day-camp atmosphere

2022 Dates
Session 1 – June 21 and 23 (Tuesday – Thursday)
Session 2 – July 5 and 7 (Tuesday – Thursday)
Session 3 – July 12 and 14 (SOLD OUT)
Session 4 – July 19 and 21 (Tuesday – Thursday)
Session 5 – August 9 and 11 (SOLD OUT)
Session 6 – August 16 and 18 (SOLD OUT)
Session 7 – August 23 and 25  (SOLD OUT)

3-DAY ADVANCED
ACADEMY GOLF CAMPS

$270 | 9:30am – 1:00pm | Ages 13 – 19
Open to all abilities but must have own set of clubs
Great prep camp for the aspiring high school golfer
Extensive playing on the golf course
Session 1 – August 2, 3 and 4 (Tuesday – Thursday)

FIVE PONDS JUNIOR GOLF ACADEMY POWERED BY OPERATION 36®

 Ages 7 – 10
THURS (A) 4:30-5:30 PM
SAT (B) 10:00-11:00 AM
Ages 10-13
WED (A) 4:30-5:30 PM
SAT (B) 8:45-9:45 AM
Ages 13-18
TUES (A) 4:30-5:30 PM

INTERMEDIATE SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM

$300 | Practices 5:00pm – 6:00pm | Matches 5:30pm – 8:00pm | Ages 13 – 17
Class size minimum of 6 maximum of 12
Ideal for intermediate/advances junior golfers preparing for competitive golf
(i.e. High School Team or Junior Golf Events).

Roughly 17 hours of instruction and playing.
USGA Rules questions answered on request
Swing specific exercises and warm up instructions
Golf Instruction from PGA Certified Instructor
Evaluation of strengths and weakness for self-improvement
Course management strategies for self-improvement
Equipment evaluation on request

Practice sessions: (5:00pm) – June 6, June 13, June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18, July 25,
(Rain makeup Aug 1st)

Match Sessions: (5:30pm-8:00pm) – June 24, July 1, July 8, July 22,
(Rain/makeup July 29th)
Matches will only be help at Five Ponds
**** INHOUSE LEAGUE THIS YEAR NO MAKEFIELD – Rick

Proud to be in support and host these great Junior Organizations here at Five Ponds.