Junior Golf Center

Located next to the Dyker Beach public golf course in Bay Ridge Brooklyn, the CityParks Junior Golf Center is a new, state-of-the-art facility that offers free golf instruction to New York City children between the ages of 8-17.

Open from May - October, our Junior Golf Center located next to the Dyker Beach public golf course in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn offers free instruction, practice time, educational workshops, and weekly tournaments. This unique, state-of-the-art facility, features a 6-hole golf course, driving range, USGA regulation chipping and putting practice greens, clubhouse with classroom and is under the direction of PGA professional Wally DeRavin.

Monthly instructional programs and practice facilities at the Junior Golf Center are open to New York City residents ages 8-17 in levels ranging from Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate and Academy. Free membership includes use of junior clubs and practice areas, invitations to special golf events, and discounts on equipment.

The Junior Golf Center Annex in Flushing Meadows Park, Queens also offers weekly lessons for select intermediate-level players during the summer.

Explore the sections below to find out more about the center, register for a program, become a volunteer, or tour the facility.

Registration for July programming is now available. 

Unsure what level to join or other questions?
Contact JRGolfCenter@cityparksfoundation.org or call (718) 259-2999.

PROGRAM LEVELS


PEE WEE (Age 7) - REGISTER
Students who are new to the game or are still acquiring the basic fundamentals.

BEGINNER (Ages 8 - 17) - THIS SESSION IS FULL
Students who are new to the game or are still acquiring the basic fundamentals.

ADVANCED BEGINNER (Ages 8-17) - REGISTER
For participants who completed three (3) Beginner sessions at the JGC or have had at least one year of professional instruction.

INTERMEDIATE (Ages 10 - 17) - REGISTER
Experienced JGC juniors who can demonstrate all the essential golf skills, understand basic rules of golf and are ready to safely play on a course. For participants who pass the JGC Advanced Beginner certification.

JUNIOR GOLF ACADEMY AND TOURNAMENT TEAM
Our Academy and Tournament team is geared towards experienced NYC junior golfers ages 10 -17 who are serious about competing and playing in Met PGA and US Kids Golf junior tournaments. New for 2017: This year classes will be held at the Junior Golf Center in Brooklyn, Junior Golf Center Annex in Queens and select citywide courses. Open tryouts will be held at the Junior Golf Center on Saturday, June 10.

REGISTER FOR TRYOUTS

PRACTICE AND CONTEST SCHEDULES
May
June

TOURNAMENTS AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Please check back in June for more information

Questions? Contact JRGolfCenter@cityparksfoundation.org or call (718) 259-2999.
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