Junior Development Program
Welcome to Hamrick Golf’s Junior Development Program. The purpose of this program is to introduce the game to beginners and provide an avenue for students who want to develop their game to compete at a high level; and to do so in a fun, friendly, and competitive atmosphere. All students will 1st develop their mechanics of how to swing the club, along with putting, chipping, and pitching. After achieving great mechanics, they will develop their shot making skills; and 3rd they will develop their ability to focus and perform with comfort and confidence. The program consists of 3 semesters that run from March-October.
Swing Mechanics Group I, II, III- This group introduces the student to the swing mechanics of all parts of the game (putting, chipping, pitching, and full swing); which will consist of weekly range sessions, and no time on the course. To be invited to participate in the Shot Making Group, the student must show a good understanding and execution of the mechanical skills, along with showing proper passion and drive to get better.
Shot Making Group (Invite Only)- This group introduces the students to shot making skills and how to adjust them shot by shot; which will consist of weekly range sessions, with most of the time on the range and some of the time on the course. To be invited into the Performance Group the student must show a good understanding and execution of the mechanics and shot making skills, along with showing proper passion and drive to get better.
Performance Group (Invite Only)- This group develops the student’s ability to focus and perform consistently under pressure, by developing a consistent routine and mental approach to the game. Student’s will play on the course every day, taking challenges and playing tournaments to analyze their ability to perform when it matters.
Spring Semester- March, April, May
Summer Semester- June, July
Fall Semester- August, September, October
The program is made up of 5 groups;
Swing Mechanics Group I (Ages 6-9)
Swing Mechanics Group II (Ages 10-12)
Swing Mechanics Group III (Ages 13-18)
Shot Making Group ( All Ages, Invite Only)
Performance Group (All Ages, Invite Only)