A Beginners Guide to Starting Golf
If you’ve ever wanted to take up the game of golf and didn’t know how to take the first step, we’ve got you covered. Discover your potential and learn more about how our award-winning PGA of Canada Golf Professionals can help you get a grip on the game.
LET'S GET STARTED
Learn how the game is played and what the terms mean.
Golf Clubs come in different shapes and sizes. Learn what each club does, when to use it and what you should have in your golf bag. What golf ball should I play?
Feel confident & comfortable on the golf course or in the clubhouse. Dress Codes and the meanings.
ETIQUETTE & BASIC RULES
Many Golf Traditions are unspoken rules. Respecting other players and how to behave on the golf course. Learn the basic rules of golf to get you through a round.
SCORE CARD BASICS
Don’t want to count strokes, no problem, but how will you create a handicap? What is a handicap? When do I need a handicap? When you’re ready to keep score you’ll know what all the numbers on the score card mean.
Learn what to expect and how to choose an Instructor. Remember this should be FUN.
GET COURSE READY
You don’t need to be an expert to play a round of golf. Just be on time and ready to play.
LETS PLAY A ROUND
Tips and advice on how to keep the game fun and exciting while keeping pace. Play Ready Golf. Save the analysis to “why did I hit that one bad” for after the round and on the driving range. Speed of play and what is expected of you.
THE 19TH HOLE
The sooner you get here the better!
Carved from the natural beauty of the land, The Point Course follows the rise and fall of the Kootenay Rockies. This challenging layout, exquisite views, lush fairways, undulatinag greens and legendary hospitality has made The Point a must play in the Columbia Valley.
The Ridge Course takes advantage of the majestic views and character-filled terrain it’s situated on. The innovative design of this Master-Style Course features full-length Par-3 & Par-4 holes that maintain the perfect blend of playability and challenge.