Olton Golf Club is committed to providing excellent golf opportunities for juniors to try and develop skills and disciplines that will last a lifetime. We offer a well organised and safe environment with rigorous procedures in place to ensure juniors can play golf, be coached and practice safely. The club professional and his assistants are qualified PGA coaches, Junior organisers arrange club nights competitions and handicaps. The professionals and the junior organisers are CRB checked and have been trained in the care and protection of children. Boys and Girls from the age of 6 are welcome to join the club using the application form in the membership area of this website. An attractive package of 6 lessons with our professionals and membership is offered for beginners. Experienced juniors wishing to join are welcome with a package to suit their age and golfing abilities.
The Junior section is highly active for members between the ages of 6 and 18. There is a full programme of more than 20 junior competitions and 10 matches throughout the year.
There is a long history of girls and boys representing Warwickshire and England at different age groups. Individual successes have been achieved at national and county championships. Olton Juniors have won the Central Warwickshire Junior League title 5 times in the past 10 years.
Junior competitions are run on Sundays and mid-week in the school’s holidays. There are matches against local clubs each year.
To develop junior boys and girls, the club professional Charles Haynes and his assistants run regular coaching sessions throughout the year for junior members. In the summer months junior evenings are held on Mondays for Members and non-members, in conjunction with Membership.
The skills provided during their junior careers has provided solid foundations for many adult members to go on to win Trophies at National Midlands county and club levels. In 2019 Olton GC won every County men’s individual and team trophy. In recent years 4 ex juniors, have gone on to try their hand at the professional level.
For details of these events and how to join the club ring the professional’s shop on 0121705 7296 or the office 0121 704 1936.