Where to learn how to play golf in Hong Kong? Turn your tiny tot into the next Tiger Woods with our top tips on where to learn the basics, improve on a simulator, and purchase the latest and greatest golf equipment. And before you can say ‘birdie’, it’ll be time to let the family loose on a golf course for a taste of the real thing. What are you waiting for? It’s time to tee off! Here is our guide to the best golf lessons for kids in Hong Kong. We also include some awesome driving ranges too.
Golf Driving Ranges In Hong Kong:
Golf Camps For Kids In Hong Kong:
Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy has The Nicklaus Academy providing bespoke programs explicitly designed for Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy patrons and their individual goals. A comprehensive junior plan will provide their students with a full progression that addresses all aspects of the game from the rules and etiquette to the development of motor skills, and mental preparation to the basics of the golf swing. Their PGA Youth Development Programme takes a total beginner and instils a sound understanding of the fundamentals of the game through their 12-week courses. Kids and teens will learn the swing and put skills to the importance of footwork and speed. Students also learn the history of the game and essential etiquette whilst improving fitness levels and overall athletic development.
Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy, Sai Kung, Hong Kong, www.hkgta.com
Think you might have the next Tiger Woods on your hands? Junior Golf may be what you need, with its baby and junior golf training plans. Affiliated with the Australian Golf Teachers Federation (AGTF), classes are available for different age groups, and skill levels and instruction covers everything from basic rules, posture, stance, and grip, to chipping, swinging, distance, putting and bunker shots, etiquette, course management, and golf psychology. On-course training and computer swing analysis is offered, and students can undertake exams to gain various AGTF certifications. They even have a new location at TREE Sport in Tseung Kwan O - it's indoor and offers families and kids private lessons and putting greens.
Junior Golf, South China Driving Range, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, juniorgolf.com.hk
Junior Golf At TREE Sport, Basement, B03, Capri Price, Tong Yin Street, TKO, Hong Kong, https://www.golfaga.com/
Located along the rugged coastline of Kau Sai Chau within the scenic port shelter area, the three 18-hole golf courses; the North and South Courses designed by the legendary Gary Player, and Nelson and Haworth designed East Course offer challenging golf in a spectacular setting with sweeping views of Sai Kung and the South China Sea. A favorite family outing is taking the boat from Sai Kung, playing at the driving range, and eating dinner. They also have golf instructors for kids!
Garden Farm Golf conjures up images of bucolic bliss and the reality isn’t so far off. With a free kids’ putting area and BBQ facilities, it makes a good all-around destination for families in Sai Kung. Combine golf with BBQ for an afternoon of family fun!
Garden Farm Golf, 8C Tseng Tau Village, Shap Sze Heung, Sai Kung, Hong Kong, +852 2791 9098, www.gardenfarmgolf.com. No minimum age.
Whitehead Club at Tolo Harbour is the perfect place for parents who want to learn alongside their kids! The family training course offers at least one adult and child to pair up and get into working out their half, three-quarter, and full swing on the driving range and in the executive suite.
Whitehead Driving Range, Ma On Shan, Hong Kong, +852 2631 9900, www.whiteheadclub.com.