Junior Golf Program
The Camp Olympia Junior Golf Academy is an opportunity like no other for the junior golfer. At the Academy, golfers receive instruction each morning from PGA professionals. The instructors create a positive learning environment, using the incredible training facilities next door to Camp Olympia at Whispering Pines Golf Club. Also, golfers have the opportunity to play Whispering Pines The Needler on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday evenings.
The Camp Olympia Junior Golf Academy allows junior golfers the best of both worlds… amazing golf and summer camp fun. Golfers live as Camp Olympia campers and participate in fun Camp Olympia activities each afternoon and awesome programs each night.
Typical Daily Schedule for the Junior Golf Academy
|8:30||Golf Instruction Begins at Whispering Pines|
|3:00||Afternoon Activities at Camp Olympia|
|6:30||Dinner – Optional On-Course Play on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays|
|8:00||Dances, Carnival, and Camp Olympia Nightly Programs|
All skill levels are welcomed at the Academy. Golfers will be grouped according to ability, with PGA Instructors and camp counselors assigned to the groups. With a ratio of 1 PGA Instructor to 6 golfers, each golfer is assured individual attention. The instructors at the Academy have years of experience as well as the interpersonal skills that will make the Academy motivating and fun for the junior golfers.
Hundreds of balls are hit every day in variety of situations, including driving, irons, chipping, bunker shots and putting. Course play will take place at Whispering Pines Golf Club, where instructors emphasize game management, strategy, shot selection, club selection, golf etiquette and the rules of golf.
Each golfer’s swing will be videoed and analyzed by the instructor using the industry leading V1 Professional Coaching System.