XLIX Campeonato Sudamericano de Golf Juvenil

XLIX Campeonato Sudamericano de Golf Juvenil

GNCGA has been enjoying the XLIX Campeonato Sudamericano de Golf Juvenil por Equipos (49th Junior South American Championship by teams) tournament in Venezuela. The Venezuelan Golf Federation is organizing this year’s tournament, but this tournament is sanctioned by the Federacion Sudamericana de Golf (South American Golf Federation). There are 10 South American countries participating in this tournament: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Each of these countries are represented

Spring is a great time for golf!

Today is the second day of Spring! Can you believe it? If you are in North Myrtle Beach, you probably agree that it doesn’t feel much like Spring…well today at least. It is quite windy and chilly outside, but we sure are glad to see the sunshine! If you are looking to spend some time outside in the sun, be sure to bundle up and enjoy a healthy kale smoothie

Hilton Head Junior Shootout, 2016

Our students headed to Bluffton, SC yesterday for the Hilton Head Junior Shootout that takes place March 19-20 at Island West. We wish them the best of luck! A schedule of events can be found on the HJGT website at here.  Our full-time students put a lot of time and effort into what they do here at the academy.  Each one of them has a passion for golf and the

Club fitting for junior golfers

When choosing golf clubs, it can be overwhelming. It is very important to have a proper fitting at a pro shop to help fit you correctly. Below are a few tips to keep in mind when you go for your fitting: When choosing a driver, it is better to choose a short driver rather than a long one. It is much harder to hit a golf ball evenly when you

If You Can’t Drive You Can’t Play Golf

Driving is one of the most important skills in your golf game. There is a lot of importance that is placed on the drive of your game. It is the first shot you take so practicing the drive to make it great off the the start is a great way to get closer to desired outcome. Driving is what takes your golf ball the farthest distance, and ultimately gives you

Leisure Time at GNCGA

The students at GNCGA are very busy with schoolwork and focusing on golf which leaves them a little bit of free time. Since the students play golf 6 out of 7 days a week, we encourage them to rest on Sunday’s. In their downtime, they get the chance to relax at the houses and they enjoy doing many fun activities that Myrtle Beach has to offer. Our student’s favorite places to

Student housing full time Golf Academy

  The students at GNCGA are given a great opportunity to live with juniors and experience other cultures from around the world. While the students are here attending school, they live in upscale family homes in a development in Myrtle Beach called Carolina Forest. In one house, the students share 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and in the other house the students share 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. We want