Tukwet Canyon Hosting Youth Golf Classes

The Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon will begin hosting junior clinics for children at the end of the month. The Clinics will take place from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. each Thursday and Saturday, from June 28 through Aug. 11. The student to instructor ratio will be six to one.

Each week’s class will emphasize a different golf technique, allowing for focused training:

 

 

  • Week 1: Basic Fundamentals - (PGA) posture, grip and alignment.
  • Week 2: Pitching and Chipping - how to play a variety of shots from within 20 yards.
  • Week 3: Iron Play - Learning the different set up positions for different clubs.
  • Week 4: Putting - How to read greens and create a feel for distance control.
  • Week 5: Learning how to hit a fairway wood and driver.
  • Week 6: How to get out of the bunker
  • Week 7: Chipping, putting, bunker play and ball striking contests. Top three receive a prize.
Admission costs $20 per class and includes unlimited range balls and a complimentary beverage. Tukwet Canyon Golf Club is located at 36211 Champions Drive in Beaumont. For information and registration, call 951-845-0014.
 
Banning-Beaumont Patch
By: Matthew Schoenmann
Published: July 9, 2012