U.S. Kids Golf Australia is proud to offer junior golfers the opportunity to play competitive golf in a fun, supportive environment. Our Nine Hole Promo Events are a great way to either introduce kids to tournament golf or to continue to develop their confidence and knowledge of the game . They are run in a fun, age and gender specific, reduced yardage format. The emphasis is on FUN so that kids want to continue to play.
It is not too difficult to understand why Golf in Australia is a sport that has struggled to capture the hearts and interest of more kids.
Put very simply, Golf is too hard for kids to play!
The game itself prevents kids from being successful. It is impossible for an average 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 even 11 or 12 -year-old boy or girl to get a ball to the green within the regulation number of shots. They may have the hand eye coordination and the technical skill however they lack the physical strength and power required to play the game properly. Continue reading Reduced yardage golf for kids is a game changer!
See the recent Inside Golf article on 8 Year Old Hamish Farquharsen’s experience at the US Kids Golf World Championships.