Registration is now open for our junior after-school golf classes. The classes are open to boys and girls between 5-15 years of age and will be held on Wednesdays, from 3rd April, for 6 weeks. Group 1 - 5 – 10 year olds (4 - 5pm)
Group 2 - 11 – 15 year olds (5-6 pm) The cost is £45 per child (CODGC members will get a £5 discount) this fee includes a membership to our 9 hole, Dunhugh Course for 2019 and each child will also receive a free drawstring shoe bag. Payment is requi
LADIES LESSONS This is a 6 week program - covering all aspects of the game. This is for ladies who have played before, beginners groups will be added soon.
Ideal to get your game fine-tuned for the season.
Open to members and non members. Limited to 8 places.
To book a spot contact me via Facebook or at the Pro shop on 71311496. #derry #growinggolf #growingthegame #ladiesgolf #golf #londonderry #SamSmallwoodsGolf #cityofderryproshop #cityofderrygolfclub
Whilst the cold and often wet winter weather conditions can take some of the enjoyment out of playing, the wintertime is the best time of the year to work hard on improving all aspects of your golf game. When March arrives and golfers are looking forward to the season ahead, many have thoughts like “I’m going to reduce my handicap from 18 to 14” or “this year I’m going to practice more and get down from 12 to 9” these aspirations for the season ahead are fine but these object
I am pleased to announce details of our new after school coaching programme for boys and girls between 7-12 years of age. The program will run every Friday from 4 till 5pm from 6th October. This particular program is perfect for juniors looking to start playing golf or who have played before and would like to improve. One of the aims of the program is to have the participants ready to hit the fairways when the new season starts in March. The program is £25 per month (City of
I am pleased to announce details of our new after school coaching program for boys and girls between 4-6 years of age, which will take place every Friday from 2.45 till 3.45pm, starting 6th October. Our Little Snagsters group will use the fantastic SNAG (Starting New At Golf) golf equipment system, which is specifically designed to make learning golf fun and easy. What is SNAG ? Find out by clicking HERE The program is £25 per month (City of Derry Academy members £20) and eac
So many kids today prefer to sit indoors playing video games rather than getting outside, playing sports or playing with friends. In a 2015 survey conducted by the Youth Sports Trust, 23% of young people surveyed viewed playing video games as a form of exercise. Now there is some benefits to playing video games and I am partial to a game of Call of Duty myself, but sports in the great outdoors beats video games hands down every time. It's my job as a PGA Professional to try a
Benross Golf have a fantastic range of ladies clubs for 2016. The Pearl range includes irons, driver, fairway woods, utilities and chipper and all are customisable. Ladies often overlook custom fitting when purchasing their clubs and this can be to the detriment of their game. The custom fitting process involves finding the correct length and flex of shaft, the right lie angle to ensure the ball starts online and the most comfortable grip. Usually only the big brands offer th
18 YARD GAIN!!! Eddie Mitchell was in on Monday getting a fitting for the new Benross irons. Eddie has a short, compact swing and was looking for some extra yardage. His own 7 iron which was a Cobra Baffler (iron 1) carried 111 yards.
We started by trying the HTX Gold iron which is a slightly lighter head fitted with a regular Kuro Kage shaft and that club delivered 120 yards (club 2), changing the flex of the shaft to A flex gave Eddie another 6 yards without sacrificing ac