Why should you have golf lessons?

Why should you have golf lessons?

By Alan Kelly

April 4, 2019

Although some people crave the adrenaline-fueled action that extreme sports have to offer, there are others that will be looking to play a game that allows them to sharpen their wits and improve their psyche. Golf is a game that can be as relaxing as it is challenging, making it a popular sport with all age groups.

Although we may play regularly, there is often room for improvement. However, these improvements can be slow coming if we’re going it alone. Fortunately, our team of PGA professionals can bring you better golf!

As long as you’re using the right teacher (we have many to choose from – see here), there are several benefits to taking golf lessons than if you were learning using other methods.

Golf Lessons at The Academy
People having golf lessons at The Academy
Beginners – Familiarity with Golf Equipment

When first playing a round of golf, some can find it awkward when using  golf clubs  for the first time. This is completely natural, and over time you find that you and your clubs can work in harmony for a perfect game of golf.

However, if you’re only able to fit in a round of golf now and again, then you may find that getting used to the clubs takes longer.  Taking golf lessons ensures that you’re constantly practicing with your clubs and it means that you can become accustomed to clubs and any other equipment within a faster timeframe.

Getting Better – Improve Your Technique

How much you enjoy golf will depend on your technique. Those who are playing with an incorrect technique will find it more difficult moving forward, so golf lessons can ensure that you’re on the right footing from the off.

Regardless of whether you’re looking to improve your grip or enhance your swing using a professional for golf lessons can make that you can immerse yourself into the game of golf without worrying that you’re doing it all wrong.

Learn the Rules

While they have been simplified of late, some people  who don’t play that often may find that their enjoyment is hindered, as much of their time will be invested in head-scratching. Attending regular golf lessons not only ensures that you’re more aware of the game itself works but also what the rules are in relation to golf as you make your way around the course.

Learn More Than Just the Basics

Some may assume that golf lessons are a waste of money, as they’re able to learn everything they know online. The undertaking of regular golf lessons not only gives you access to a teacher, but also a mentor that can help explain the approaches and attitudes of the modern game.

Golf Clinics

Brush up on your technique and improve your game in one of our golf clinics.

Kids golf

We make sure that you have FUN at the Academy and make learning about golf fun

Custom Fitting

Custom Fitting is now an essential element when purchasing new clubs.

GUI National Golf Academy | Golf Lessons | Driving Range | Golf Clinics

GUI National Golf Academy
Carton Demesne
County Kildare

Telephone: 015054040
Email: Kenny@BetterGolf.ie

About The Academy

Offering golf lessons, golf clinics, junior golf classes and a full custom fitting service, the GUI National Golf Academy and Driving Range has something for everyone. A team of professionals are waiting to deliver the best golf lessons available while state of the art technology is available with TrackMan 4 available for golf lessons and custom fitting.

Our full day and two-hour clinics are very popular with those looking for a general overhaul of their game, or for those that want to focus in on a certain aspect.

The driving range, all 22 acres of it – includes five USGA specification greens and four grass tee boxes, reserved for those having private golf lessons with one of our staff.

If its custom fitting you’re after, then we have Titleist, Ping, TaylorMade and Mizuno available on-site for testing.

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