Children, youth, and adults can learn and enjoy the lifetime leisure sport of golf through a variety of Rockford Park District group lesson and skill enhancement programs with instruction throughout the season and year for ages three through adult.
The free 20-page 2019 Golf Lessons, Tournaments, & Events brochure is your resource for current golf offerings, and is now available online, and at Park District golf courses, facilities, and Customer Service locations.
Youth camps and clinics adult skill-specific clinics, and specialty adult lessons designed for teachers and friends, and for ladies are also offered. Rockford Park District also hosts and participates in a variety of tournaments for players of all ages.
New offerings this year include an enhanced PGA/LPGA Junior Golf Academy series of lessons for ages 3-17 at Elliot and Ingersoll golf courses.
New events include weekly Golf Family Fun Days at Ingersoll and Sinnissippi on Sundays after 3 pm, as well as a number of unique and festive playday events for all golfers, and monthly golf/dinner events for couples, for men, and for women.
Registration for golf programs, events, and tournaments is underway; online registration is available for most programs online, and at Park District Customer Service locations: UW Health Sports Factory in downtown Rockford, and at Carlson Ice Arena and Mercyhealth Sportscore Two in Loves Park.
A complete list of special events and tournaments by date is included in the golf brochure, and also posted on the website events calendars.