Unfortunately due to COVID-19 we have had to cancel all of our 2020 golf camps

THE ULTIMATE GOLF CAMP 2020

Our ultimate golf camp offers golfers of all abilities the opportunity to develop their game within a fun learning environment supported by our expert team of coaches. The players will embark on a busy schedule of coaching, on course play, internal competitions and evening activities whilst exploring the wonders of St Andrews and experiencing the ancient links courses of Scotland.

 

The majority of the coaching will take place in a group format with a maximum of 8-10 players per group, where the coaches will cover all aspects of the game to include full swing, chipping, bunker play and putting. Each player will also receiving a 1:1 full swing and putting analysis session highlighting their key areas for development.  

 

On the Ultimate Camp the courses will vary from week to week but players will experience a variety of fantastic links and parkland courses to include the likes of the Strathtyrum and Eden courses in St Andrews, Carnoustie Buddon and the Balcomie Links at Crail. Please note not all of these courses will be available each week.

  • 10-17 years old

  • 1 week, 2 week and 3 week options

  • 26th July - 15th August

  • Accommodation full board

  • 5 rounds of golf per week

  • 12 hours of group coaching per week, maximum of 10 players per group

  • 1 x 1:1 swing analysis session

  • 1 x 1:1 putting analysis session

  • Golf fitness plan

  • Variety of internal golf competitions 

  • Skills Challenge

  • Sightseeing trip (two and three week camps)

  • Airport Transfers

  • Camp prize giving

 

HIGH PERFORMANCE GOLF CAMP 2020

Our high-performance camp is aimed at the better player looking for the tour player experience. The players will embark on a busy schedule of coaching, course play and competitions whilst also linking up with the Ultimate Camp players for evening activities.

 

This camp offers extensive 1:1 coaching using all the technology to include trackman, video analysis, SAM PuttLab, TPI physical assessment and Green Reading. Players will also receive small group sessions covering key areas of the game focusing on shot making, wedge play and putting. The coaches will also deliver sessions on course management, nutrition and practice methods, with all elements of the coaching being combined into a coaching pack ensuring players have all the tools to continue their development.

 

Players will also be challenged on the course with a challenging schedule of links and parkland courses to include the likes of the Castle, New, Eden and Strathtyrum in St Andrews, the Burnside at Carnoustie and the Craighead Links at Crail. Players will also have the opportunity to put their hard work into practice competing in a junior open or the St Andrews Boys or Junior Ladies Open depending on their week of stay.

  • 14-17 years old

  • 1 week, 2 week and 3 week options

  • 26th July - 15th August

  • Accommodation full board

  • 5 rounds of golf per week (higher ranked golf courses for high performance players)

  • 12 hours of coaching per week, combination of 1:1 and small group

  • Extensive 1:1 full swing analysis and report

  • Extensive short game coaching and report

  • Extensive putting coaching and report

  • Classroom  sessions to include, course management, goal setting, nutrition & hydration

  • Golf fitness 1:1 assessment and personal plan

  • Variety of golf competitions

  • Entry into a Scottish Junior Tournament per week

  • Skill challenge

  • Sightseeing trips

  • Airport Transfers

  • Camp prize giving

 

COLLEGE ACCELERATOR GOLF CAMP 2020

Our college accelerator camp is a two week camp aimed at players with the goal of furthering their education playing college golf in the States. Players will embark on a busy schedule of coaching, course play, tournaments, academic classes and college guidance to further their chances of obtaining a place on a college golf team. 

 

This camp will follow the High Performance coaching syllabus offering extensive 1:1 coaching using all the technology to include trackman, video analysis, SAM PuttLab, TPI physical assessment and Green Reading. Players will also receive small group sessions covering key areas of the game focusing on shot making, wedge play and putting. The coaches will also deliver sessions on course management, nutrition and practice methods, with all elements of the coaching being combined into a coaching pack ensuring players have all the tools to continue their development.

 

Players will also be challenged in the classroom developing their skills in English and Maths preparing them for the SAT entrance exams. Sessions on the college application process and 1:1 guidance will also be delivered to ensure all players improve their knowledge and start the process of choosing their preferred colleges. After the camp players will have the opportunity to sign up to our college placement scheme to continue working with our experienced team to make their dream a reality.

 

Players will also follow the High Performance golfers on the course with a challenging schedule of links and parkland courses to include the likes of the Castle, New, Eden and Strathtyrum in St Andrews, the Burnside at Carnoustie and the Craighead Links at Crail. Players will also have the opportunity to put their hard work into practice competing in a junior open or the St Andrews Boys or Junior Ladies Open depending on their week of stay.

 

  • 14-17 years old

  • 26th July - 8th August

  • Accommodation full board

  • 10 rounds of golf (higher ranked golf courses with high performance players)

  • 16 hours of golf coaching, combination of 1:1 and small group

  • 16 hours of academic classes to include Maths, English and College guidance

  • 2 x 1:1 full swing analysis and online report

  • 1 x 1:1 putting coaching and online report per week

  • Classroom sessions to include, course management, goal setting, nutrition & hydration

  • Golf fitness 1:1 assessment and personal plan

  • Variety of daily competitions

  • Entry into a Scottish Junior Tournament

  • Skills challenge

  • Sunday sightseeing trip

  • Visit British Golf Museum

  • Airport Transfers

  • Camp prize giving

 

COACHING AND PRACTICE

The coaching will take place at Elmwood Golf Club on their practice facilities which are ranked as one of the best in Scotland.

 

The practice facility covers almost 19 acres and is set to USG standards with 3 practice chipping greens, 2 putting greens, 7 bunkers and driving range.

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GOLF COURSES

Golfers will play a variety of courses based around the historic links courses of St Andrews to include the Eden, Strathtyrum and either New or Jubilee. With a minimum of eight different courses pupils will have an excellent opportunity to experience Scottish Golf at its best.

Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400AD, and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. In 1754, the Royal and Ancient Club was founded under its original name of the Society of St Andrews Golfers. The club built the New course in 1895 and the Jubilee was opened in 1897.

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ACCOMMODATION

McIntosh Hall, St Andrews University

St Andrews University was founded in 1410 and is ranked as the third best university in the United Kingdom. With its excellent location in the centre of town golfers will be able to fully experience the St Andrews experience.

 

Situated within beautiful grounds pupils will have space to relax when not on the golf course and participate in some evening activities. We also run a tuck shop selling drinks and snacks.

The house is well appointed with twin sharing rooms, dining room as well as communal rooms for relaxing after a busy day on the golf course.

For additional information please use our registration form or alternatively email:

 

 info@valentinecoachingsolutions.com

SIGHTSEEING AND EVENING ACTIVITIES

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After the days golf the players are entertained with a wide variety of evening activities to include beach football, putting competitions and walks to explore the history around St Andrews. Over the weekend we go further afield and visit Edinburgh for some sightseeing and culture, visiting the museum of Scotland and taking a walk down the Royal Mile. 

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