2017 Lesson Programs at Buffalo Run
Programs for youth
For more information, download the Junior Programs flyer.
The First Tee at Buffalo Run (Ages 5-6 & 7-8)
One of the nation’s top youth development programs promoting life skills and leadership through golf.
Mondays, June 19-July 31
(Six, one-hour classes. No class 7/4)
Ages 5-6: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Ages 7-8: 3:15-4:15 p.m.
$60 per player
Visit www.thefirstteegreenvalleyranch.org/ to register. Space is limited.
Junior Camp Week (Ages 7-15)
A fun-filled camp with friendly, professional golf instruction covering the major
areas of the game with a BBQ lunch and fun awards banquet on the final day.
Monday-Thursday, June 12-15
Ages 7-9: Mon, Tues, Wed 9-10:30 a.m.
Ages 10-15: Mon, Tues, Wed 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
On-course play day is Thursday at 8 a.m. for all juniors, followed by a BBQ.
$95 per player
Space is limited.
Drive, Chip, & Putt Junior Clinics (Ages 7-15)
Drive, Chip and Putt Championship is a nationwide junior golf development competition that focuses on the three fundamental golf skills. Our PGA golf professionals will provide instruction on swing techniques specific to the competition and prepare your child for local qualifiers. (To register for local
qualifiers, visit www.drivechipandputt.com). Who knows, you might end up at the national championship at Augusta!
April 29 2-3:30 p.m. $25 Per Clinic (space is limited)
May 6 2-3:30 p.m. $25 Per Clinic (space is limited)
May 13 2-3:30 p.m. FREE Mock Competition
PGA Junior League Team (Ages 9-13)
Get kids involved in the game with popular team vs team competitions that are fun for kids.
$375 per golfer
• Ten team practices • PGA Junior League team jersey • Titleist sports pack
• Minimum of four matches (competitive and/or scrimmage)
• Range punch card for five large buckets • Golf punch card for five rounds of golf (9-hole)
• End of season party with awards ceremony.
To view the full Junior League schedule, download the flier.
Programs for adults
Get Golf Ready
For more information, download the Golf Lessons flyer.
Get Golf Ready (Some experience): $99 per player
A great introductory program for golfers with some experience. Instruction covers the basics of the full golf swing, putting, short game, on-course play along with discussions of basic rules and golf course etiquette. Space is limited.
Saturdays (Group instruction)
Session 1: May 13 & May 20 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Session 2: June 10 & June 17 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Session 3: July 15 & July 22 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Introduction to Golf (No experience): $20 per person
How do you know if golf is for you? Introduction to Golf is designed to help you answer that very question. The program provides an overview for anyone interested in learning about the game including: a brief history, facility tour and staff introductions, golf terminology, fitness overview, shot demonstration, limited instruction, and much more. Bring your questions! Space is limited.
Session 1: May 6 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Session 2: June 3 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Session 3: July 8 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wedge Clinic: $100 per clinic*
How do you hit a flop shot over a bunker? How do you spin the ball on a chip shot? How do you know which club to use around the greens? If you’re asking yourself these questions, this is the clinic for you!
This two-hour clinic with PGA professionals includes a private club fitting and wedge set assessment, as well as $100 credit towards the purchase of wedge(s). You will learn about wedge design features and the important factors to consider when fitting a wedge to your specific game. The golf professionals will help improve your game by sharing the fundamental swing techniques of the short game to include: chipping, pitching, sand play and some exotic shots to that will make you say “wow!”
Wedge Clinic featuring Cleveland® April 29 1-3 p.m.
Wedge Clinic featuring Callaway® May 13 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Wedge Clinic featuring Titleist® June 11 1-3 p.m.
*At the conclusion of the clinic you will receive a $100 credit in the golf shop towards the purchase of a new wedge
Club Fitting Series: $25 per fitting*
Is your golf game missing a piece? Register today for a private fitting and the trained PGA professionals from Buffalo Run and our partners will provide you with a personal fitting with the latest technology and equipment. We will evaluate your swing characteristics and provide recommendations to compile a set of clubs that best suits your game. Test out the newest 2017 products from some of the best brands in the golf business. Fittings are scheduled for 45 minutes.
Callaway & TaylorMade: April 13 Fittings available from 3-7 p.m.
TaylorMade & Mizuno May 11 Fittings available from 3-7 p.m.
Cleveland/Srixon & Titleist May 25 Fittings available from 3-7 p.m.
TaylorMade & Mizuno June 22 Fittings available from 3-7 p.m.
Callaway & TBD August 6 Fittings available from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
*Fitting cost will be applied to the purchase of golf clubs greater than $200
Private Golf Lessons
PGA trained instructors will help improve your skills with lessons that are tailored for each individual. Private lessons are booked and contracted directly with each individual instructor. Call 303-289-1500 to register.
Buffalo Run Instructional Staff
Paul Hebinck - Manager of Golf, A-13, PGA Member
Will Panella - Head Golf Professional, A-1, Certified PGA Member
Garrett Hoffman - First Assistant Golf Professional, B-8, PGA Apprentice
Luke Skattum - Golf Professional, A-8, PGA Member
Kyle Kaufman - Golf Professional, B-8, PGA Apprentice