Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

May 12, 2014

Junior Golf Academy tees off May 28-30


CROSSVILLE — The Cumberland County Junior Golf Academy will be May 28-30 from 8 to 10 a.m. at Bear Trace Cumberland Mountain. The junior golf academy is for boys and girls age 6-15 years old.

According to the PGA of America, "The purpose of a youth golf program is unquestionably to develop, not only better golfers, but also better people."

The junior golf academy is designed to

•Teach juniors the basic fundamentals: grip, stance, swing, etiquette and integrity

•Encourage juniors to play and practice

•Develop social skills and emotional control

•Have fun and make the game enjoyable

•Prepare junior golfers for the upcoming countywide junior golf tour

The cost of the Cumberland County Junior Golf Academy is $60 per student.

Registration forms will be available at Bear Trace Cumberland Mountain, Lake Tansi and select locations across the city of Crossville.

For more information, call 707-1640, 788-3301 or (931) 822-4863.