This program is open to boys and girls ages 10-18 of all abilities. The program is broken down into 3 playing levels, Junior Master, Junior Intermediate and Junior Beginner. The level each golfer fits into depends on their playing experience and ability. Please register for the appropriate level based on golfers experience. Club staff will have the right to move any golfer up or down levels based on ability. Descriptions of each level listed below.
The Junior Golf Club meets weekly on Monday mornings at the Brighton Golf Course, beginning Monday, June 28th through Monday, August 9th. Junior Master’s will have Tee Times beginning at 9:00 am. They should arrive at the course beginning at 8:30 to check in for their round. Junior Intermediate’s will have Tee Times beginning at 9:45 am. Players should arrive by 9:00 am to check in and walk to driving range for that day’s instruction. Junior Beginner’s will have Tee Times beginning at 10:45 am. Players should arrive by 10:00 am to check in and walk to driving range for that day’s instructions.
Junior Master (313024-01): This golfer will play 18 holes on Monday for Junior Golf. Golfer is has a vast understanding of the rules of golf, golf etiquette and can keep pace of play for 18 holes between 4 hours and 4 hours and 15 minutes. Golfers are able to play 18 holes with limited supervision during their round.
Junior Intermediate (313024-02): This golfer will play 9 holes on Monday for Junior Golf. Golfer has basic knowledge of the rules of golf and golf etiquette. The golfer can keep pace of play for 9 holes around 2 hours and 15 minutes. Golfer might need a little help during their round with some rulings or pace of play reminders. Time at the driving range prior to their round will be provided to help with their swing and review more challenging rules and etiquette reminders.
Junior Beginner (313024-03): This golfer is new to golf. They might have taken lessons with the First Tee or some other program but have not played a lot of golf on the actual course. Golfer needs to continue to learn rules and proper etiquette along with pace of play. All golfers will begin the year playing 3 holes on Monday and can progress to 6 holes and 9 holes during the year based on ability. These advancements will be solely the judgement of the Junior Golf staff and volunteers. Time at the driving range prior to their round will be provided to help with basic swing mechanics. Each week rules of golf and golf etiquette lessons will be provided to help them advance to the next level of golf.
Registration for the Jr. Golf Program begins April 1, 2021. Fees fro the program are 75.00 for Residents of the Town of Tonawanda and Village of Kenmore and $100.00 for Non Residents. Registration forms can be mailed back to 175 Brompton Rd, Tonawanda, NY 14150 with a check payable to Town of Tonawanda. Participants who have a household account may register via the web at TTYPR.com and follow the link for online registration.