(STILLWATER, OKLA. / March 4, 2011) — Add some "swing" to your spring break! Stillwater's Lakeside Golf Course is hosting a Junior Golf Clinic for area children ages 5 to 17 the week of March 16-18.

Junior Golf Clinic participants will receive two hours of PGA-guided instruction, which will cover all fundamental aspects of the game including grip, stance, posture and body position. They will also receive a t-shirt and free round of golf.

“This is a great opportunity to introduce kids to the game of golf, and learn correct fundamentals, ” said Lakeside Golf Course Director Michael Henderson. Lakeside Golf is the only course in the region with three PGA affiliated professionals on staff.

The clinic will be held from 9 to 11 a.m., and it's geared toward one age group per day as noted below:

  • Ages 5-9 on Wednesday, March 16  
  • Ages 10-13 on Thursday, March 17
  • Ages 14-17 on Friday, March 18

Cost for participation is $60 per person, and classes are limited to 30 participants each. "We anticipate full classes, so call and register early," Henderson added.

Lakeside recently earned an official “PGA Family Course” designation. Only six courses in the State of Oklahoma have received this honor.

Located at 5201 N. Washington in Stillwater, Lakeside Golf Course is an award-winning 18-hole public course owned and operated by the City of Stillwater. For information or to schedule tee times, call (405) 372-3399 or visit Lakeside online at www.stillwatergolf.org.

 

 

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Sherry Fletcher

Manager, Marketing and Public Relations
City of Stillwater

office: 405.742.8362
cell: 405.564.3046

fax: 405.742.8208


sfletcher@stillwater.org

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