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All clinics are located at the Cattails Golf Club. Their address is 57737 West 9 Mile Rd, South Lyon, MI 48178.

Don’t see a date that works for you?! Ask us about our Private Clinic/Events options to accommodate your schedule.

Get Golf Ready

Learn to Play Golf in a Fun, Affordable Way!

Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you’ll need to play golf in just a few lessons.

Lock Golf Academy will offer new and intermediate golfers the opportunity to “Get Golf Ready” for an affordable price of $119 which includes 5 one hour lessons. Watch a video on the program hosted by Tom Watson.

What You Will Experience:
Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to pull your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting. Aimed at bringing adults/juniors into golf in a fast, fun and affordable way in a group setting, Get Golf Ready offers five lessons that concentrate on basic skills, instruction and information on the Rules of golf, etiquette and values. Participants learn techniques regarding chipping and putting, full swing and bunker play, as well as the fundamental guidelines of use and maintenance of golf equipment, keeping score and navigating the course.

Here is what Get Golf Ready will cover:

  • The Hole is the Goal
  • Getting it Close
  • Swing, Swing, Swing
  • Driving School
  • Read, Set….Go Golf

This program is a wonderful opportunity for you, your family, friends or business colleagues to learn the game of golf or build upon your existing skills. Get outside, enjoy the beauty of the golf course, and learn a fun and healthy sport in a friendly group setting!

Investment: $119 Includes 5 One-Hour Lessons

Short Game Clinics

“Learning the Proper Technique Needed to Be Successful Around the Greens”

The fastest way to lower your scores is by simply learning the proper technique needed to be successful around the greens. Review schedule for class agenda.

At our short game classes we will teach you not only the proper technique but also what club and shot to hit for the situation.

Putting Consumes 43% of strokes for Average players 18 handicap and lower. Short Irons & finesse shots around the green make up another 19%. Short game practice can be the great equalizer between the power hitter and the finesse player.

Investment: $25 Per Person for 1.5 hours of instruction

Power & Drive

Fun, Friends and Golf

If you want to learn how to drive a golf ball better and build your driver into the reliable and consistent golf club it has the power to be, you have to simplify rather than complicate. To help you figure out the best ways to improve the little things in your tee shot, PGA Professionals Daniel Lock will introduce each of the key components of a solid drive. He will walk you through a number of core concepts of the proper tee shot and show you how to drive a golf ball consistently with power.

With a range of expert tips and drills, you’ll discover how to hit a driver with more accuracy and power and develop a more consistent tee shot. From tee placement and posture to grip pressure and target selection. Dan Lock will give you the guidance you need to learn how to drive a golf ball better by adjusting the right aspects of your swing. You’ll make important changes to your golf stroke to be able to increase clubhead speed and make contact with the center of the driver and ultimately hit the ball farther and closer to where you want it. The concepts that you will learn along with a practice regiment will help you make big improvements in your tee shots.

Investment: $25 Per Person

It’s Girls Night Out!

Our Girls ONLY Golf Classes are an excellent way for women to learn the FUN side of Golf!

Come on out Friday night for LADIES NIGHT! Grab a friend or just come out and meet other women who enjoy this wonderful game just as much as you do.

Maximum of ten (10) students per class.

 

Investment: $25 Per Person

Junior Fundamentals: Ages 7-15

This Is for Juniors With Little to No Experience

The program will allow the students to gain better understanding of the fundamentals. Students will learn proper grip, stance, alignment, posture, and most importantly the rules and etiquette of golf. This program guarantees that each student will receive instruction appropriate to his or her golfing level.

Please click HERE to download release form and guidelines on attire, safety and payment policy. This form must be brought to the first day of clinic in order to participate.

Investment: $99 per student. Includes 4 one-hour classes & prizes!

SNAG Golf: Ages 4-7

It Is All About Having Fun While Learning the Basics of Golf

SNAG (‘Starting New At Golf’) incorporates developmentally appropriate equipment. The program builds on strong fundamentals of the different strokes and swings and develops playing ability quickly and effectively.

Teaching Professionals will provide the basic fundamentals of the game while using colorful and oversized equipment, as well as learning the proper rules and etiquette of the game of golf.

SNAG Golf (‘Starting New At Golf’) …it is all about having FUN while learning the basics of golf.

SNAG incorporates developmentally appropriate equipment.

The program builds on strong fundamentals of the different strokes and swings and develops playing ability quickly and effectively.

Tikes 'n Spikes: Ages 5-7

Age 5-7 Basic instruction focusing on the fundamentals of golf in a fun environment.

Children will enjoy learning from our entertaining and caring staff.

Lock Golf Academy will keep the kids active and enthusiastic about golf while playing activities appropriate for their attention span and skill level. Our emphasis is on having fun while learning the fundamentals of the game of golf in a safe and professional environment. This course consist of the fundamentals of golf using our SNAG program and equipment as well and the junior’s own clubs to teach the proper etiquette and rules of the game, as well as grip, alignment, ball position and posture. Lock Golf Academy will also incorporate putting, short game, Irons, and woods all while keeping it fun for the kids. Check out our link on SNAG to see the equipment that is used to help develop our junior golfers.

Please click HERE to download release form and guidelines on attire, safety and payment policy. This form must be brought to the first day of clinic in order to participate.

Investment: $119 Includes 4 One-Hour Clinics

Junior Golf Par Club: Ages 8-12

Understanding Rules & Learning the Game of Golf

Our focus is making sure each junior golfer is exposed to the game in a way that makes it fun and enjoyable. Building confidence, teaching good sportsmanship, making friends, understanding rules & learning the game of Golf.

Your Jr. Golfer will learn the fundamentals of golf in a fun environment with Lock Golf Academy. While enjoying the companionship of their peers, young golfers will gain a strong foundation to golf’s fundamentals. Building confidence, teaching good sportsmanship, making friends, understanding rules & learning the game of golf are all major objectives of our Academy. Lock Golf Academy wants the Junior’s experience to energize their love of the game and truly make it “the game of a lifetime”.

Lesson Schedule:

  • The Hole is the Goal
  • Getting it Close
  • Full Swing
  • Fundamentals
  • Driving the Ball
  • Golf Course Etiquette and Club Selection

Please click HERE to download release form and guidelines on attire, safety and payment policy. This form must be brought to the first day of clinic in order to participate.

Investment: $140 – 5 lessons – 90 minutes per clinic

Birdie Club: Ages 11-15

Building Confidence, Teaching Good Sportsmanship and Making Friends

While enjoying the social and competitive aspects that golf can offer, your Jr. Golfer will gain a strong foundation of fundamentals. Building confidence, teaching good sportsmanship, making friends, understanding rules & learning the game of golf in a professional environment with Lock Golf Academy. Our focus is making sure each junior golfer is exposed to the game in a way that makes it fun and enjoyable.

Building confidence, teaching good sportsmanship, making friends, understanding rules & learning the game of golf are all major objectives of our Academy. Lock Golf Academy wants the Junior’s experience to energize their love of the game and truly make it “the game of a lifetime”. In all of our programs, junior students will learn & ingrain the correct fundamentals of the game, learn short game techniques, course strategy and proper mind control that will serve as a solid foundation for them the rest of their golfing career.

Time: 1:00-2:30pm
Inquire about range & course discounts during clinic session for each Jr. Golfer and Parent.

Lesson Schedule:

  • The Hole is the Goal
  • Getting it Close
  • Full Swing
  • Fundamentals
  • Driving School
  • Golf Course Etiquette and Club Selection
  • Read, Set….Go Golf (Course Play)

Please click HERE to download release form and guidelines on attire, safety and payment policy. This form must be brought to the first day of clinic in order to participate.

Investment: $180 – 5 lessons for 1.5 hours per clinic

The Family Golf Challenge

Share the love of golf with the ones you love!

Choose from any of our clinics or let us help customize a program for your family and friends.

Want to spend some quality time with friends or family while still learning the great game you love? Sign up for The Family Golf Challenge! You pick the day and the time based on the instructors availability. Choose from any of our clinics or customize a program based on your family needs.

Give us a call to discuss all your options 248-274-6533 or email info@lockgolfacademy.com. We look forward to joining the fun with your family.

South Lyon Girls Golf Team

Athletics are an integral part of the total educational program.

Lock Golf Academy and the South Lyon Community Schools believe that athletics are an integral part of the total educational program. 

Lock Golf Academy will expose our junior golfers to the etiquette, sportsmanship, and integrity of the game of golf. The Golf Team clinics are geared toward highly motivated and competitive junior golfers who have the desire to compete at the highest level, locally, regionally and nationally.

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