The Western Sydney Academy of Sport’s Golf Program provides high performance training opportunities for talented young athletes in the western Sydney region. In partnership with Jack Newton Junior Golf (JNJG) the program provides opportunities for pre-elite golfers in the areas of technical skill, education and personal development, preparing athletes for the next level of elite sport representation.
The Academy Program follows the golf curriculum set by JNJG which includes specific skill components, testing and reporting procedures. Together with competition opportunities, this assists athletes to further progress in the golf development pathway.
Duration: October – April
Venues: Twin Creeks Golf & Country Club
The Program comprises of technical development, athlete education, sports science, fitness elements and personal development opportunities for Academy scholarship holders. The Program aims to prepare athletes for progression to higher levels of individual performance and achievement, specifically the JNJG State Junior Talent Development Program.
Athletes will have the opportunity to compete at the Your Local Club Academy Games.
There are no costs associated with submitting a nomination form however an athlete levy of $400 is payable by all athletes who are accepted into the Academy program.
Nominations for the Golf program are currently closed and will open on the 11th August 2020. The nomination form will be available on this page during the nomination period. Announcements will be made on the Academy’s Facebook & Instagram pages once nominations have re-opened.