Washington Youth Golf Academyat Camas Meadows
The Washington Youth Golf Academy (WYGA) at Camas Meadows is a place for youth of all ages and skills levels to engage in the game of a lifetime. Our specialized golf academy provides world-class instruction through multiple PGA Professionals with specific and proven areas of expertise. We know that one person cannot be an expert in all areas of golf, that’s why we have a unique team approach to provide youth with the most skilled training available. Our belief in community outreach leads our efforts to grow the game and develop future community leaders through the tools golf provides for success on the course and in life. In addition to gaining abilities in a game of a lifetime, our programs inspire character growth, long-lasting friendships, and life skills to prepare youth to achieve their personal goals. We believe that golf is more than a sport and integrate our core values: Community, Friendship, Character Development and Fun into all that we do.
Our professional staff includes Bryce Poulin, PGA, Director of Player Development and accomplished youth golf community member and technology lead, and Chris Garrison, PGA, “The Northwest’s Short Game Coach” and recipient of two Pacific Northwest PGA awards in player development, Bryce & Chris highlight our specialized, fun and energetic team at the Washington Youth Golf Academy at Camas Meadows!
From our exciting Junior and Teen group-level programs to our Spring Break & Summer Camps, Elite Training and Junior League and exciting special events, we have something for every youth in our community at the WYGA at Camas Meadows. For any questions on the WYGA at Camas Meadows, please contact Bryce Poulin, Director of Player Development at Bryce.Poulin@CamasMeadows.com!
Come join us at the Washington Youth Golf Academy at Camas Meadows, where youth go to learn a game of a lifetime and skills for life.
Junior Academy – $179
Ages 8-12 | 5 Week Program
1 hour class a week | $179
Weekly small group classes focused on creating long-term athletic golfers. Golfers are grouped into similar skills levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced) within each class. This program is a continuous learning class, and golfers can attend sessions on a continual basis. EQUIPMENT PROVIDED (if needed).
Core Pillars: Developing Long Term Movement Skills, Driving, Chipping, Putting, Rules & Etiquette.
2020 SCHEDULE DATES
2020 Summer Schedule
6/24 – 7/15 | Wed. at 11:30-12:30pm REGISTER
6/24 – 7/15 | Wed. at 12:45-1:45pm REGISTER
6/27 – 7/25 | Sat. at 9:30-10:30am REGISTER
6/27 – 7/25 | Sat. at 10:45-11:45am REGISTER
7/29 – 8/19 | Wed. at 11:30-12:30pm REGISTER
7/29 – 8/19 | Wed. at 12:45-1:45pm REGISTER
8/1 – 8/22 | Sat. at 9:30-10:30am REGISTER
8/1 – 8/22 | Sat. at 10:45-11:45am REGISTER
2020 Fall Schedule
9/9 – 10/7 | Wed. at 2:00-3:00pm REGISTER
9/9 – 10/7 | Wed. at 3:15-4:15pm REGISTER
9/9 – 10/7 | Wed. at 4:30-5:30pm REGISTER
9/12 – 10/17 | Sat. at 9:30-10:30am REGISTER
9/12 – 10/17 | Sat. at 10:45-11:45am REGISTER
10/21 – 11/18 | Wed. at 2:00-3:00pm REGISTER
10/21 – 11/18 | Wed. at 3:15-4:15pm REGISTER
Teen Academy – $179
Ages 12-17 | 5 Week Program
1 Hour Class Per Week | $179
Small group class for teenagers to develop long term skills in the game of golf. Teens are grouped into similar skill levels (beginner to advanced) to best suit learning and topics covered.
Note: Golfers are grouped into similar skills levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced) within each class. This program is a continuous learning class, and golfers can attend sessions on a continual basis.
Pillars: Full Swing, Short Game, Rules & Etiquette, On-Course play, and Practice Habits
2020 Schedule Dates
Junior Camps – 3 Day – $145
Ages 6-12 | 3 Day Camps
Camp Time: 9:00-11:00am
Camps for new and experienced junior golfer to play the game of a lifetime ! Camps covers all aspects of the game: Driving, Short-game, On-Course! Snacks, Equipment and Camp Memorabilia included!
2020 Camp Schedule
WYGA Elite Academy
Ages 8-17 | Elite Golf Program | Competitive Pathway
POD (small group) program with elite and competitive focused junior golfers. PODS are created for weekly range sessions, and to promote group practice and extracurricular practice/play together. WYGA Elite students attend a weekly range POD practice, in addition to a bi-weekly on-course playing session with all WYGA Elite Students – on course Camas Meadows GC.
Contact Bryce Poulin,PGA for more information!
“Ready. Set. Golf” – $145
Ages 6-8 | 4 Week program – 1 Hour class a week Weekly small group class for Ages 6-8. Major focus on athletic movements and non-golf activates to assist on long term development. Classes are on the Driving Range & Putting Green. Note: This program is a continuous learning class, and golfers can attend sessions on a continual basis.
2020 SCHEDULE DATES
WYGA Junior League
Ages 9-14 | Team Matches on Camas Meadows GC | $240
WYGA Junior League is a structured league environment for youth golfers to play as a team in matches on Camas Meadows GC. Teams included 12-16 members and play in 6 hole matches in a scramble (take the best shot) format. Teams matches are 2 Vs. 2, with substitutes. WYGA Junior League is similar to “Little League” environment to root and play for your team!
NOTICE: Players must be able to hit and move the golf ball consistently. Overall, golfers in WYGA Jr. League should be solid Beginners to Intermediate to ensure enjoyment on the golf course.
Matches are at Camas Meadows GC. Practices & Matches will be on Wednesday evenings. Matches last approx. 1.5-2 hours.
2020 Program Dates
Team Practice:Wed, May 6 at 4:30-6:00pm
Match Schedule: Wednesday’s at 4:45pm
* May 13, 20, 27
* June 3, 10
“Little” Camas Meadows
Ages 6 & Under
Single Event Sign-Up | $20
“Little” CM is a perfect start into golf! Parents are included in this program, and will learn valuable instruction on how to properly coach and support their junior’s start into golf.
2020 Program Dates
TBA at a later date!
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