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Golf Lessons

Kent Maxwell
Kent Maxwell
Director of Golf
P.G.A. of Canada Professional
905.898.3917 x.224

  • 19 year Class “A” Professional
  • Canadian PGA Level 4 Instructor
  • Level 1 Titleist Performance Institute
  • Vector Green Reading
  • Certified Club Fitter
Kevin Tarling
Assistant Pro

  • Golf Professional – PGA of Canada (2014)
  • Caddied at the 2014 Senior European Tour Qualifying School
  • Caddied at the 2013 Senior British Open
  • PGA of Ontario Pro/Junior Championship Winner (2009)

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What It Does

Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you’ll need to play golf in just a few lessons. You will learn that there are lots of ways to play by combining fun, friends and fitness. Each session will focus on the various golf skills & golf etiquette you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting.

What You Need to Bring
Just yourself, a desire to have fun and perhaps a few friends to enjoy the great outdoors. Golf Clubs, balls and other equipment will be provided for your use.

5, 1 hour Sessions: $99 +tax
Age 18+   
Sign up Via Town of East Gwillimbury

Start Date: June 6 – July 4 (5 weeks)
Thursdays 6pm-7pm

Here is what Get Golf Ready will cover:

1. The hole is the goal

  • How to get around the club house and practice areas.
  • The many social benefits both on and off the golf course.
  • Suggestions on what to wear for golf fashion and comfort.
  • All about golf clubs and why there are different clubs in your bag.
  • Putting – the excitement of rolling the ball into the hole.
  • Getting it close.

2. Warm up, stretching and wellness tips

  • The best ways to hold the club and get ready before you take a swing.
  • Getting the ball close to the hole – chipping, pitching and other shots from short distances.
  • Caring for the course.
  • Swing, swing, swing.

3. Getting comfortable with the full swing

  • Using your irons to get the ball in the air and onto the green.
  • Learn the ‘lingo’, like fairway & rough, tee box & green, divot & bunker and more.
  • Having more fun using ‘It’s Okay’ as the way to play.
  • Driving school.

4. Swinging your driver and other ‘big’ clubs to hit the long shots

  • Starting your play from the correct tee markers – use TEE IT FORWARD to have more fun.
  • Helpful short cuts to save time while you play.
  • Ready, set go golf.

5. Linking all that you’ve learned to play a few holes

  • Tips for playing in groups, on teams and other fun ways to play.
  • Getting you more comfortable on the course and where to drive the cart.
  • Review of the rules and keeping score.
  • More opportunities for you to come back and play golf.

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Adult Lessons

Adult Private Half Hour Lessons:

  • Focus on a specific shot with accompanying practice drills.

$50 +tax/lesson (Head Professional: Kent Maxwell)

$45 +tax/lesson (Assistant Professional: Kevin Tarling)

Adult Private Hour Lessons:

  • Specific drills and practice routines.
  • Take home lesson summary.

$70 +tax/lesson (Head Professional: Kent Maxwell)

$65 +tax/lesson (Assistant Professional: Kevin Tarling)

Adult Semi-Private Lessons

$45 +tax/hr per person – with 1 other person (Head Professional: Kent Maxwell)

$35 +tax/hr per person – with 2 other people (Assistant Professional: Kevin Tarling)

Adult Coaching Program (private only):

  • Game assessment.
  • Drills and practice routines.
  • Course management.
  • Lesson Summary and Recaps.

$300 +tax for 5, 1 hour lessons (Head Professional: Kent Maxwell)

$275 +tax for 5, 1 hour lessons (Assistant Professional: Kevin Tarling)

Adult Playing Lesson (private only):

  • Course management.
  • Club/shot selection.
  • Adjusting to different lies.
  • Practice routines.

$105 + tax/1.5 hour, on course instruction with Kent or our Assistant Professional

Juniors’ Lessons (16 & under, private only, with our Assistant Professional, Kevin Tarling)

Juniors’ Half Hour Lessons

$35 +tax/lesson
5 1/2hr lessons for $150.00

Juniors’ Playing Lesson

  • Course management.
  • Club/shot selection.
  • Adjusting to different lies.
  • Practice routines.

$105 +tax/1.5 hours on-course instruction

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Golf Instructional Clinics

  • Focus on all skill areas of the game.
  • Specific drills and practice routines.
  • Course management techniques.
  • Club selections and yardage calculations.

$110 +tax/person for 5, 1 hour sessions (with 4 other people)