Junior Programs At Granite Golf Club

A world-class golf club experience for the whole family

Granite Golf Club is proud to be the first in Canada to offer a Family Tees Program nationally endorsed by the Canadian Junior Golf Association. This means the entire family, regardless of age or ability, can participate in a round of golf on a regulation course. Split into three levels, the program offers tees of varying yardage in order to accommodate everyone.

The wide variety of camps and programs we offer demonstrates our commitment to the development of young players, beginning as early as age four. With our Kidz Klub program which provides on-site childcare, (for children 4-12 years of age) to allow activities in a fun and safe environment.

Kidz Klub Activity Centre features:

 

Arts & Crafts

Wii Fun

Indoor/outdoor sports

Golf on the Academy Course

 

Granite Golf Club is also proud to be affiliated with the Golf Association of Ontario, being the provincial training centre and home to Ontario's junior provincial team athletes.

Golf Camps

Granite Golf Club continues to be a leader in the development of its Junior golfers—offering camps for those wanting a fun introduction along with the perks of an activity camp, and for those looking to take the game more seriously. Juniors gain an appreciation of golf in a fun format and in a safe and comfortable environment.

To register call the Golf Shop 905-642-4416, ext. 2000

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Summer Camps

Arrive at Granite Golf Club by 9:00 am or by daily bus transportation from the Granite Club, which departs at 8:00 am. Campers will return at 3:45 pm for pickup. Children are accompanied by certified camp counsellors at all times throughout the day. Lunch and snacks are provided; special arrangements may be made for children with allergies. All campers must adhere to the dress code policy at Granite Golf Club. Golf attire should be tailored, neat and in good taste. Sport shirts with collars and sleeves are to be worn and tucked in at all times. Campers are required to bring their own golf clubs.


Outdoor Recreation & Golf Camps

Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm*
Price: Five-day week $590, Four-day week $470**
Ages: 5–9 years

June 19-June 23
SkyRiders Trampoline
June 26-June 30**
Toronto Zoo
July 3-July 7
Legoland
July 10-July 14
African Lion Safari
July 17–July 21
Boulderz Climbing Centre
July 24–July 28
Ontario Science Centre
July 31. 2–Aug. 4**
Royal Ontario Museum
Aug 8-Aug 11
Markham Bowl
Aug. 14-Aug 18
Cedar Park Resort
Aug. 21–Aug. 25
Ripley’s Aquarium
   

Campers are introduced to the fundamentals of golf and enjoy participating in a variety of camp activities and themed weeks. These weeks are filled with many different games, sports, arts and crafts, and water activities. Weekly outings provide campers with adventure as they travel to Skyriders Trampoline Place, African Lion Safari, and Boulderz Climbing Centre, to name a few.

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Junior Golf & Development Camp

Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm*
Price: Five-day week $590, Four-day week $470**
Ages: 10–13 years

June 19-June 23, June 26-June 30**, July 3–July 7, July 10–July 14, July 17–July 21, July 24–July 28, July 31–Aug. 4, Aug. 8–Aug. 11**, Aug. 14–Aug. 18, Aug. 21–Aug. 25

 This camp is designed for campers to learn and develop fundamental movement skills, fundamental sports skills and golf-specific skills. Campers will learn the skills necessary to play golf including: putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, and the full swing. Time will be spent on the practice tee and short course with limited access to the golf course daily. This program is ideal for children who haven’t played much golf, but are looking to learn the necessary skills to play more in the future.

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Junior Golf Camp

Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm*
Price: Five-day week $590, Four-day week $470**
Ages: Approval from Golf Professional is required


June 19-June 23, June 26-June 30**, July 3–July 7, July 10–July 14, July 17–July 21, July 24–July 28, July 31–Aug. 4, Aug. 8–Aug. 11**, Aug. 14–Aug. 18, Aug. 21–Aug. 25


This camp is designed for the aspiring Junior golfer who has previously learned the basic golf skills such as putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, and the full swing. Students will work on improving and ingraining these skills and will play nine holes of golf each day. All students must be able to play nine holes of golf without adult supervision and receive approval from a Golf Professional prior to registering for this camp. This week-long program will focus on skill building and will teach students how to play and practice more efficiently. 

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Elite Development Camp

Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm*
Price: Five-day week $720, Four-day week $620**
Ages: 12–16 (younger ages may join on approval)
 

June 19–June 23, June 26–June 30, July 3–July 7, July 10–July 14, July 17–July 21


This camp is designed for advanced Junior golfers who are passionate about improving their golf. This camp is based on LTAD protocols and its goal is to help prepare players for one of three pathways: 
1. Professional Tournament Player
2. College Golf Athlete
3. Top Amateur Golfer

This camp includes three hours of golf instruction/physical training and nine holes of golf daily. All students must be able to play nine holes of golf without adult supervision and receive approval from a Golf Professional prior to registering for this camp. Enrollment in the Elite Development Camp is NOT entirely based on handicap or age. It is based on the player’s level of desire and their ability to commit to the volume of training required.
 

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Junior Golf Clinics

Juvenile Active Start

Dates: Saturdays, May 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24, and July 1

Time: 2:30–3:30 pm
Price: $185 for eight sessions
Ages: 4–6 years | Class Code: JAS01

This program is designed to promote a true love of physical activity while laying the foundation for future golf skills. Special attention will be focused on developing the fundamental movement skills such as running, throwing, kicking, jumping, and catching, which are the building blocks for more complex movements like the golf swing. This is an ideal way to introduce your child to the game of golf in a fun and safe environment.


Juvenile Fundamentals

Dates: Saturdays, May 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24, and July 1

Time: 1:15–2:15 pm
Price: $225 for eight sessions
Ages: 7–9 years | Class Code: JF01

This program will help children develop the fundamental movement skills such as locomotion, stability, object control and awareness required for golf in a safe and fun environment. With a special focus on the golf concepts of grip, posture, alignment, ball position, balance, and weight shift.


Junior: Learn to Play

Dates: Saturdays, May 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24, and July 1

Time: 12:00–1:00 pm
Price: $225 for eight sessions
Ages: 10–14 years | Class Code: JLTP01

This program will help children develop the fundamental movement skills required for golf such as locomotion, stability, object control and awareness in a safe and fun environment. With a special focus on the golf concepts of grip, posture, alignment, ball position, balance, and weight shift.
 

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