Kitchener Golf

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Doon Valley Golf Course

500 Doon Valley Dr.
Kitchener ON N2P 1B4
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T. 519-741-2949
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Junior Programs

There are a number of programs for children and youth with varying levels of skill. Children can start off with the basics and build on their skills as they become more comfortable with the game. Each program is designed with varying levels of difficulty and builds on lessons learned from the program before. All junior programs will take place at the Kitchener Golf Academy located at the Doon Valley Golf Course, 500 Doon Valley Dr.

The following list are some current programs available at Kitchener Golf. Click on any of the links to learn more about the program.

Register online

Please note: Our new online registration program - ACTIVENet - is now up and running. To register for a program, you'll need to activate your existing account or create a new account. Visit our program registration page to learn how. If you need more information, please email us or call 519-741-2907 and we will be happy to help!

Active start clinic - ages 4-7 - $90

Following the Long-Term Player Development (LTPD) pathway outlined by Golf Canada, the Kitchener Golf Academy is pleased to offer an introductory clinic to the game of golf for children aged four to seven. In a fun and creative learning environment, your child will learn to swing the golf club, chip, and putt, all while having the ability to make friends, and have a good time. This exceptional program is five consecutive weeks, with the last week being a fun tournament with parents/family involved. Each lesson runs for 50 minutes from the start time and is limited to 16 junior golfers.
Start dates:

DAY           

Start Date

Time

ACTIVENet Code

Thursday

May 3

5 p.m.

21076

Saturday

May 5

10 a.m.

22195

Wednesday

May 9

5 p.m. 

22196

Tuesday

May 15

5 p.m. 

22197

Tuesday

July 10

5 p.m. 

22198

Friday

July 13

5 p.m. 

22199

Saturday

July 21

10 a.m.

21075

Tuesday

September 4

5 p.m.

22200

Saturday

September 8

10 a.m. 

22201

Learn to play - ages 8 -12 - $90

Following the Long-Term Player Development (LTPD) pathway outlined by Golf Canada, the Kitchener Golf Academy is pleased to offer learn to play clinics that will focus on developing all fundamental movement skills and sports skills. Key concepts that will be guided are grip, stance, alignment, swing, putting and chipping. Rules, etiquette and scoring will also be covered, and utilized on our 9-hole pitch and putt course. This exceptional program is five consecutive weeks, with the last week being a fun tournament with parents/family involved. Each lesson runs for 50 minutes from the start time and is limited to 16 junior golfers.
Start dates:

DAY           

Start Date

Time

ACTIVENet Code

Friday

May 4

6 p.m

21080

Saturday

May 5

11 a.m.

22202

Wednesday

May 9

6 p.m.

22203

Tuesday

May 15

6 p.m.

22204

Thursday

June 14

5 p.m.

22205

Tuesday

July 10

6 p.m.

22206

Saturday

July 21

11 a.m.

21081

Tuesday

Sept. 4

6 p.m.

22207

Saturday

Sept. 8

11 a.m.

22208

Junior Golf League - $260 

The goal of this program is for the student to learn different aspects of the game, including etiquette, in order to gain competence and confidence, leading towards playing in an unsupervised group.

ACTIVENet Code: 21079

  • Recommended for ages 8+ or those with good golf skills and comprehension
  • 21-week program
  • Weekly instruction and/or supervised practice/play
  • On-course learning and playing
  • Thursdays at 6 p.m. (1 or 2 hour session depending on week)
  • 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. instruction sessions
  • 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. playing sessions
  • 5 p.m. start time September
  • Schedule distributed at beginning of season
  • Runs from May 10 – Sept. 27

Bantam golf club - $160

Once your child has been introduced to the game through one of our junior clinics or if they have been playing consistently for at least one year, the bantam golf league is the next step for them. Each lesson runs for 50 minutes from the start time. 

ACTIVENet Code: 21077

  • Recommended for ages 4-8
  • 10-week program on Saturday mornings at 9 a.m.
  • June 16 – Aug. 25 (no session Saturday, July 7)
  • Group lessons
  • On-course learning

Girls club - $260

The goal of this program is for the student to learn different aspects of the game, including etiquette, in order to gain competence and confidence, leading towards playing in an unsupervised group.

ACTIVENet Code: 21078

  • Recommended for ages 8+ or those with good golf skills and comprehension
  • 21-week program
  • Weekly instruction and/or supervised practice/play
  • On-course learning and playing
  • Mondays at 5 p.m. (1 or 2 hours depending on the week)
  • 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. instruction sessions
  • 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. playing sessions
  • Schedule distributed at the beginning of the season
  • Runs from May 7 – Sept. 24

Kitchener Golf Academy Junior Golf Team

Intro to competition - $350

The intro to competition is for junior golfers aged 9 years and older looking to begin their competitive golf careers. This program is designed for junior golfers transitioning from either the junior league or the girls club. Team members will have the opportunity to improve their game, learn new skills, expand their social circle and be introduced to competitive golf within our Golf Academy.

ACTIVENet Code: 22193

  • Team practice, instruction and play every Saturday from May 5 – Sept. 29
  • Team instruction/practice/play at 2 p.m.
  • Uniform golf shirt included
  • Range balls included on practice days
  • Team schedule will be distributed at the beginning of the season
  • Special discounted pricing on merchandise in the pro shop
  • Add a junior membership for $215+tax

Kitchener Golf Academy Junior Golf Team

Competitive team - $495

The competitive golf team is for juniors aged nine to 18 who have a passion for golf and are looking to improve their game, compete with juniors from other clubs, expand their social circle and learn how to mentor new golfers. The team will be part of interclub competitions with several courses in Waterloo Region and Southwestern Ontario. Interclub competition fees are included in the registration fee. The competitions will vary based on the team member’s age and ability.

ACTIVENet Code: 22194

  • Team practice, instruction and play every Saturday from May 5 – Sept. 29
  • Team instruction/practice at 1 p.m.
  • Team tees off at 2 p.m.
  • Team members will play with, and help mentor, our junior golf league and girls clubs
  • Uniform golf shirt included
  • Range balls included on practice days
  • Team schedule will be distributed at the beginning of the season
  • Special discounted pricing on merchandise in the pro shop
  • Add a junior membership for $215 +tax 

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For more information, please email us or call 519-741-2949.

***Prices subject to change***

All Junior programs will take place at the Kitchener Golf Academy located at the Doon Valley Golf Course, 500 Doon Valley Dr.