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One of the most highly desired traits of junior golfers is coachability. Coaches want to know that a player is willing to listen, learn, practice and put into play what they teach them. Being coachable isn’t just for college-level play.
Send Your Child to Golf Camp this Summer
What Other Sport Teaches Kids about Integrity, Respect, and Good Sportsmanship? Let’s face it…there are a million different summer camps these days.
12 Jun 2015 - 9:38am
Michelle Wie Joins PGA Junior League Golf as Official Ambassador
Click here to return to the 2015 PGA Junior League Championship home page   PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
9 Jun 2015 - 10:57am
Watch the 2015 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship this Weekend
Tune in to Golf Channel this Sunday, April 5 at 9:00 am E.T. to watch the 2015 Drive, Chip & Putt Championship.
4 Apr 2015 - 1:08pm
Introducing PGA Junior Golf Camps
The PGA Junior Golf Camps are half- and full-day camps designed exclusively for the development of the junior golfer. Offering 20+ nationwide locations, camps are open to boys and girls between the ages of 7-17, of all athletic abilities, golf experience, and competitive desire.
13 Mar 2015 - 4:02pm
Father-Daughter Time
As my daughter left her single digits and headed toward her teens, our relationship changed.  Suddenly there were so many other competing influences and interests.  Friends, sports and school work all moved up in priority as Daddy-Daughter time dropped. 
13 Feb 2015 - 4:21pm
Registration for the 2016 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship now open!
You can register today for the 2016 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship!
9 Feb 2015 - 9:16pm
Golf Is the New Social Network
Technology is integrated into every aspect of our society. In particular, social media dominates how people connect with one another and develop personal or professional relationships.
2 Dec 2014 - 3:31pm
2014 PGA Junior League Championship
Eight All-Star teams competed for the PGA Junior League Golf Championship at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth, Ga., on October 24 - 26. Team California captured the title, with a victory over Team Georgia.
2 Nov 2014 - 6:48am
Get Kids Involved In Golf
Youth Golfers are our future!  Parents should consider introducing their kids and their children’s friends to the game of golf. Not doing so would be a missed opportunity to develop skills applicable to both life and sport.
19 Oct 2014 - 10:49pm
Thinking Outside the Box
I recently observed a local PGA Professional conduct his first junior golf camp of the summer. WOW! Dozens of kids participating, dozens more parents watching and supporting, and most importantly, FUN!
3 Sep 2014 - 9:29am
Nurture Your Junior Golfers' Love of the Game
Kids are amazing.  Their ability to learn new activities is really only limited to their interest level.  If they’re having fun doing something new, they will continue to pursue the learning process.  As soon as it becomes a chore they become “at risk” to put d
28 Jul 2014 - 10:09pm
PGA Junior League Golf Takes the Country by Storm
As a longtime golfer, I have witnessed many things on the golf course that made me smile from ear to ear, as well as scratch my head wondering what just happened.  Today I witnessed something at the golf course that I had never seen before and trust it is happe
2 Jul 2014 - 11:15pm
Looking Forward
Join the fun and test your golf skills in the 2014 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship! Thousands of participants have already signed up to compete, and with Local Qualifying Sites throughout all 50 states, this is a great opportunity to be part of the action.
30 Jun 2014 - 9:47am
There’s something magical about team sports for youth
25 Jun 2014 - 6:26pm
Golf Teaches Life's Most Valuable Skills
Earlier this year, my Grandpa Lafe passed away.  He was, still is, one of my heroes.  He was a proud WWII veteran and a member of the “greatest generation.”  Sadly, every day, we lose more members of his generation.  Besides being witty, a great speaker and gift
21 Jun 2014 - 8:08am
Summer is the Perfect Time to Introduce Your Kids to Golf
What child doesn’t look forward to summer arriving?  School typically is on break from classes, warmer weather provides us with great opportunities to be outside and multiple activities such as swimming and team sports fill the days.  But how many ti
31 May 2014 - 12:48am
Making Magic on a Team
6 May 2014 - 11:51pm
Practice with a Partner
Some of my fondest memories of golf as a junior were the many putting and chipping “contests” I would either initiate or participate in.
25 Apr 2014 - 11:32pm
Opportunities Abound for Kids to Get in the Game
As an adult from the Baby Boomer generation, I often think about how lucky I am to have found golf and how today’s generation has so many more options to enter the game.  Back 30 to 40 years ago, golf for the younger set was typically exclusive for privat
5 Apr 2014 - 12:01am