The Players Golf Academy
The Players Golf Academy has been set up to provide opportunities for development in golf for young players aspiring to professional careers.
It is based on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia and the first intake is set for March 2018.
The program will operate for 46 weeks of the year and participants will be able to enrol on a weekly, monthly, half year and one year schedule.
Athletes will receive 45 minute individual lessons five days a week, surpervised practice and group sessions as well as playing daily on some of the Gold Coast’s best golf courses including The Glades, Lakelands, Palmer Colonial and Robina Woods. Australian and international students are welcome to apply for a position.
Instruction and full swing and short game training will be delivered at the Palmer Colonial Golf Club as well as at the Perfectstroke Golf Training Centre.
Co Directors of Instruction are David Nable and Mark Officer who have been members of the Australian PGA for over thirty years and have had a great deal of experience in playing the game and coaching elite level players.
David Nable is the owner of the David Nable Golf Academy based at Colonial Golf Club and is the coach of current Queensland Open champion Michael Sim and he has been a previous Queensland PGA Coach of the Year and former state mens coach.
Mark Officer is the owner of the Perfectstroke Golf Training Centre and is a former tour player who won the South Australian PGA Championship and numerous other state titles including the Queensland Amateur Championship.
Mark Officer was also the head coach of the Australian College of Elite Golf in Sydney and China National mens coach.
The Players Golf Academy participants will have access to some of the worlds best golf technologies including Trackman, Foresight GC Quad, SAM Puttlab, Blast Motion Capture, Perfectstroke Adjustable Putting and Hitting Platforms, BodiTrak and K-Vest. The Perfectstroke Golf Training Centre is an indoor golf facility that has a full swing studio which utilises Foresight Sports GC Quad and FSX simulator software to deliver accurate information on ball and club data indoors or outdoors. The swing studio also has the world’s first electrically controlled tiltable platform that works in conjunction with the launch monitor technology to simulate on course slopes. The centre also has a putting studio which features the SAM Puttlab and video capture software as well as a tilting putting platform which is also used in conjunction with the SAM Puttlab.
Athletes will have access to a gym at anytime and golf specific training programs will be tailored to each individual. Also included will be assessments and treatment from physiotherapists and experts in the mental side of the game.
Participants in the full time program will be encouraged to play the major tournaments on the Golf Australia schedule where at least five of the tournaments such as Australian Amateur and state amateur events will be accompanied by a coach.
The Players Golf Academy full time yearly participants will be fit for golf clubs by one of the leading manufacturers and participants will have a monthly allocation of balls and gloves.
THE PLAYERS GOLF ACADEMY
WEEKLY RATE : $850.00 (All rates are quoted in AUD$)
MONTHLY RATE : $2995.00 ($750.00 PER WEEK)
HALF YEARLY RATE : $16,100 (700.00 PER WEEK, 23 WEEKS)
YEARLY RATE : $29,900 (650.00 PER WEEK, 46 WEEKS)
THREE FORTY FIVE MINUTE INDIVIDUAL LESSONS (WITH TOP 50 AUSTRALIA GOLF COACH)
TWO ON COURSE LESSONS OF 9 HOLES
TWO X TWO HOUR GROUP SESSIONS
FOUR X 18 HOLES AT GOLD COAST COURSES, ONE X 9 HOLES
UNLIMITED RANGE BALLS AND SHORT GAME ACCESS AT PALMER COLONIAL
RANGE ACCESS AND BALLS AT PALM MEADOWS GOLF DRIVING RANGE
10 HOURS ACCESS TO PERFECTSTROKE GOLF TRAINING CENTRE
UNLIMITED ACCESS TO JETTS GYM + 3 SESSIONS SUPERVISED
ACCESS TO TRACKMAN, GC QUAD, SAM PUTTLAB, BODITRAK, BLAST MOTION, K-VEST, PERFECTSTROKE PUTTING STUDIO, HIGH SPEED CAMERA AND SOFTWARE ANALYSIS
HALF YEAR AND YEAR COMMITTED STUDENTS INCLUSIONS:
PHYSIO SCREENING ASSESSMENTS AND PROGRAM
TRACKMAN COMBINE MONTHLY COMPETITION ENTRY US$5000 PRIZE
3D BIOMECHANICS SCREENING
GOLF MENTAL STATE ASSESSMENT AND PROGRAM FOR IMPROVEMENT
GOLF COACH ASSISTANCE AT FIVE GOLF AUSTRALIA TOURNAMENTS
ALUMNI PROGRAM ACCESS
We can help to arrange homestay, shared accommodation or hotel stay.
If you would like apply to attend weekly, monthly or yearly at The Players Golf Academy please contact us at the email address below and we will reply with an application form.
Practice facilities and indoor training centre used by the Players Golf Academy