Junior Golf Camps & Clinics

Basking Ridge Country Club’s PGA Professional staff not only help to enhance the club’s family atmosphere, but their years of playing and teaching experiences affords the club’s teaching academy a standard of excellence that ranks our Academy as one of the best in the state of New Jersey. With two putting greens, a well bunkered short game area and a driving range with target greens, Basking Ridge Golf Academy offers a terrific learning environment for your junior golf enthusiast.

The knowledge and skills learned at Basking Ridge Country Club’s junior clinics and summer camps leave a young golfer full of confidence and well on their way to a lifelong enjoyment of the game. Friends with similar goals, an instructor that’s not mom or dad and the completely immersive setting provides opportunities to learn while having fun.

The PGA professionals at Basking Ridge Golf Academy are dedicated to helping young golfers become better players. With a maximum of seven campers assigned to each professional, the classes allow time for individual instruction along with beneficial group interaction. Players are sorted according to age and ability, so everyone can experience success.

Please contact the Golf Academy by phone at 908-766-8209 or email Vaughan our Head Golf Professional at [email protected]

Basking Ridge Golf Academy Junior Clinics

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NEW TO 2023!!  A US Kids Club Fitting event is scheduled for March 11th, 2023 - 11am to 2pm. Stop by to register and have your child professionally fit for US KIDS clubs. Order that day and have the clubs ready for the start of your clinic or camp!!  Please note that we are taking camp/clinic registrations prior to this fitting event.  Register Here for US KIDS fitting event only.  This is not a camp or clinic registration link.

Scramblers Clinic

Description: Making it fun is what this program is about. Basking Ridge Golf Academy offers a series of 3 one-hour sessions designed to introduce youngsters ages 6-8 to the game of golf. Professionals will not only be teaching the basics of putting, chipping and full swing, but will also be teaching the fundamental movement skills needed to perform those swings. Juniors; Age 6-8

2023 Dates:

  • April 15, 22, 29
  • May 6, 13, 27
  • June 3, 10, 17
  • July 15, 22, 29
  • Aug. 5, 12, 19
  • Sept. 9, 23, 30

Parent / Child Clinic

Description: This exciting program is an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of golf with your child. Whether you are an avid golfer or a beginner – strengthen the family bond while understanding and improving putting, chipping, and full swing techniques. Groups will be formed according to age and ability. Parents or Grandparents & Children 17 and under (Note: Clinic is limited to a maximum of 6 groups.)

2023 Dates: 

  • April 15, 22, 29
  • May 6, 13, 27
  • June 3, 10, 17
  • July 15, 22, 29
  • Aug. 5, 12, 19 
  • Sept. 9, 23, 30

Aces Clinic (Weekend and Weekday)

Description: This program is a series of 3 one and a half hour clinics that will engage your child ages 8-12 in the fund-a-mentals of putting, chipping, full swing, bunker play and on course play. Basics of golf will be taught with games in a fun family atmosphere. This clinic is offered in 3 successive Saturday sessions OR 3 in a row weekday sessions. Juniors; Ages 9-12

2023 Weekend Sessions: 

  • April 15, 22,29
  • May 6, 13, 27
  • June 3, 10, 17
  • July 15, 22, 29
  • Aug. 5, 12, 19
  • Sept. 9, 23, 30

2023 Weekday Sessions: 

  • June 27, 28, 29
  • August 15, 16, 17

Advanced Clinic (Week Day)

Description: This program is a series of 3 one and a half hour clinics culminating with on course instruction with a golf pro. This is an intermediate to advanced clinic for juniors interested in taking their game to the next level in pursuit of the golf team and or tournament play. PGA Professionals will cover swing mechanics, elements of the short game, course management, as well as, golf fitness and the mental side of success. Ages 13-18 (Note: This clinic is limited to a maximum of 8 students.)

2023 Dates:

  • May 31, June 1, 2 – On Course with instructor 4-5:30 PM

**Please Note: Special attention to proper golf etiquette, safety and rules will be covered in all Basking Ridge Golf Academy Clinics and Camps. There will be a maximum of 7 students per PGA Professional. Clubs are available for students, but they may bring their own.

Basking Ridge Golf Academy Half & Full Day Camps

Description: Our HALF-DAY CAMPS are designed to teach the golfer all aspects of the golf swing and its application to the course. Grouped by similar abilities and ages, PGA Professionals will teach putting, chipping, full swing and specialty shots. Fundamental movement skills will be taught with drills to improve not only their physical motion, but also their understanding of swing mechanics that help link the motion to their ball striking ability. The camps are held Tuesday thru Friday – 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. All Levels of Golfers; Ages 7-16

2023 Dates: 

  • Session #1 - June 20 – 23   
  • Session #2 - July 18 – 21
  • Session #3 - July 25 – 28
  • Session #4 - August 8– 11 

Description: Our FULL DAY CAMPS are designed for the most eager golfers who want to know all they can about the game. PGA Professionals will cover everything from short game swing, full swing, and putting mechanics to reading the greens and golf course management. Fundamental movement drills, similar motion sports and video analysis will be used to help students relate to their swing mechanics. History of the game, as well as, rules and etiquette will be taught through games and competition that will inspire your golfer. Typically, our days begin with a golf muscle warm up, followed by lessons and drills and breaking mid-day for lunch and a swim. Our afternoons are filled with games and on course instruction.**New to 2023** Lunch will be INCLUDED.

The Camps are held Tuesday thru Friday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. All Levels of Golfers; Ages 7- 16

2023 Dates:

  • Session 1 - July 11 – 14
  • Session 2 - August 1 – 4

**Please Note: Special attention to proper golf etiquette, safety and rules will be covered in all Basking Ridge Golf Academy Clinics and Camps. There will be a maximum of 7 students per PGA Professional. Clubs are available for students, but they may bring their own.