Young golfers can receive proper instruction on how to play the game, including rules and etiquette. Besides offering an excellent outlet for youthful energy, the game of golf teaches valuable communication skills and self-discipline while evoking the spirit of competition. The games rules, etiquette and sense of fair play reinforce life skills that young golfers can carry into everyday situations off the course.

For class availability and to register, call the course that you would like to attend. If you have your own equipment, please bring it to your lessons. Please arrive 15 minutes early. With heated, dry stalls at both driving ranges, most lessons are unaffected by poor weather. If in doubt, contact the Pro Shop. Please note that 72 hours notice is required to withdraw from the program.

Burnaby Mountain: 604-280-7355  |   Riverway: 604-280-4653

This program is designed to introduce youngsters to the game of golf in a fun and exploring environment. Children learn how to make contact with the ball properly, safety in handling the equipment, the different parts of the golf course, and how much fun the game can be.

Little Linkers Lesson Schedule
Day Week Starting (in bold) Time
Saturday Mar 18, 25 Apr 1, 8
Apr 22, 29, May 6 & 13 
 
10-11am or
11:30am-12:30pm 
1-2pm
 

May 27, Jun 3, 10, 17

*Jun 24, Jul 8, 15, 22

*Jul 29, Aug 12, 19, 26 

10-11am or
11:30am-12:30pm 
1-2pm
2:30-3:30pm
  Sep 9, 16, 23, 30 10-11am or
11:30am-12:30pm

 

4 SESSIONS
$59.00, tax included

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This program introduces children to the basic fundamentals of the game, the focus is on fun! Children learn the proper way to hold a club, the proper way to stand to make the best contact with the ball, an introduction to chipping, an introduction to putting, safety in handling equipment, and what to practice to get better at the game.

Level One Lesson Schedule
Day Week Starting (in bold) Time
Saturday Mar 18, 25 Apr 1, 8
Apr 22, 29, May 6 & 13
10:30-11:30am or
12noon-1pm
  May 27, Jun 3, 10, & 17

*Jun 24, Jul 8, 15 & 22
*Jul 29, Aug 12, 19, 26
Sep 9, 16, 23, 30

10:30-11:30am or
12noon-1pm
1:30-2:30pm

 

4 SESSIONS
$75.00, tax included

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Builds on what they learned in the Level One as students gain an understanding of the fundamentals of the game, as well as a sense of the rules and etiquette of the game.  Children learn the proper technique for all clubs, an understanding of how to control the distance of their shots, an understanding of how to get the best possible contact with the club on the ball, an introduction to the rules and etiquette of the game, an introduction to the golf course. The fourth day involves nine holes of golf at one of Burnaby's pitch & putts.

Level Two Lesson Schedule

Day Week Starting (in bold) Time
Saturday

Mar 18, 25, Apr 1, 8
Apr 22, 29, May 6,13
May 27, Jun 3, 10, 17
*Jun 24, Jul, 8, 15, 22

*Jul 29, Aug 12, 19, 26

Sep 9, 16, 23, 30

9-10am

 

4 SESSIONS
$105.00, tax included

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Golf camps introduce children to the basic fundamentals of the game. On the final day, they head to Central Park or Kensington Pitch & Putt courses to play 18 holes while learning the rules and etiquette of golf.

Camp Schedule

Location Week of Time
Burnaby Mountain Spring Break
Mar 20-24
9-11:30am
Burnaby Mountain Summer
Jul 10-14
Jul 24-28
Aug 14-18
Aug 28-Sept 1
9-11:30am
Riverway Spring Break 
Mar 13-17
9-11:30am
Riverway

Summer
Jul 17-21
Jul 31-Aug 4
Aug 21-25
 

9-11:30am

 

5 SESSIONS
$180.00, tax included

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Youth ages 8-15 years old enjoy weekly events that reward each player's participation, luck and skill on Burnaby's popular pitch & putt facilities.

Pitch & Putt League Schedule

Location Week of Time
Kensington Wednesdays
Jul 5, 12, 19
Jul 26, Aug 2, 9
Aug 16, 23, 30
12:30-3:30pm
Central Park Thursdays
Jul 6, 13, 20
Jul 27, Aug 3,10
Aug 17, 24, 31
12:30-3:30pm

 

3 SESSIONS
$25.00, tax included

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Based on Canada's National Future Links Program, this course focuses on teaching kids the basics of golf and also how to develop the agility, balance and coordination required to be a better golfer, and a better athlete. A test at the end of the program helps to determine the skill level of each child as compared to the levels determined by the Future Links Program. This serves as a great tool to see the progression in your child's abilities as they develop into a better golfer.

Build the Complete Golfer Schedule

Location & Age Week of Time
Burnaby Mountain | 6 - 10 Years Jul 10-14
Aug 14-18
1-3:30pm
 

 

 
Burnaby Mountain | 9+ Years Jul 24-28
Aug 28-Sep 1
1-3:30pm
     
     
Riverway | 6 - 10 Years Jul 17-21
Aug 21-25
1-3:30pm
 

 

 
Riverway | 9+ Years Jul 31-Aug 4
 
1-3:30pm
     
     

 

5 SESSIONS
$225.00, tax included

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Over the past 10 years, Golf Burnaby has worked hard in its mission to take golf out to the children of Burnaby as part of the school curriculum’s physical education classes. In conjunction with the Burnaby School Board, Golf Burnaby has introduced the game of golf to many receptive students in Grade 5 and 10.