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Welcome to the Villages Junior Golf Academy &  Junior Golf Foundation

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Primary Center (Grades K-1)

An introduction to golf.  Learn the game of a lifetime through fun games and contests. Age appropriate skills will be taught in relaxing, fun-based atmosphere. SNAG (So New At Golf) equipment will be used.

Intermediate Center (Grades 2-3)

Children signing up for this offering will learn how to play this game of a lifetime through a progressive curriculum built on skill development. The basics of the game will be taught in a fun environment through drills, games and contests where prizes may be earned for ability and attitude.

4th & 5th Grade Center (Grades 4-5)

Golf, an exciting, fun game! Learn and/or reinforce the basics in a sequential method through games, drills and contests. Prizes awarded based upon attitude and ability. Fun and learning go hand in hand in this program. Listening and learning are focal points.

The Villages Charter Middle School (Grades 6-8)

Learn and continue to develop skills through a step-by-step program. Fun will be the focus using drills, contests and games with prizes for winners in ability and attitude. Get hooked on golf!

Lead Instructor:

Greg Curtis (US Kids Certified Coach, First Tee Level 1 Certified Coach and coach @ The Villages Junior Golf Academy)

The Villages Junior Golf Academy

The Villages® Junior Golf Academy is a year round membership program, available to all students eligible to attend The Villages® Charter Schools that has enhanced benefits afforded to its members that have a desire to develop and improve their golf game.  Members have access to expert instruction provided by leading PGA and LPGA Professionals. 


Our curriculum will include the US Kids Golf Learning Program.  This program features clearly defined progression levels and rewards.  It is our belief your junior will be incentivized by being involved in this super fun program and it will allow progress of each child to be tracked easily. 


The program offers group practice sessions through the week and on Saturday’s for the development of our students.  Multiple sessions are offered each week to provide plenty of opportunities around your schedule.  All sessions are held at The Palmer Legends Country Club in The Villages.


For information regarding The Villages Junior Golf Academy and its benefits, contact Wade Martin at 352-259-8121 or



Wade Martin: PGA Professional, 2016 & 2017 US Kids Top 50 instructor.

David Sherman: PGA professional, current coach of The Villages boys’ golf team

Greg Curtis: US Kids certified instructor


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