Kids Golf Options
Canterbury North-East Hub
Canterbury Golf in conjunction with 4 participating golf clubs has established a Futures Canterbury North-East Hub to provide regular and affordable opportunities for young people to learn and play golf within our area comprising of the following Clubs – Rangiora Golf Club, Bottle Lake Golf Club, Christchurch Golf Club and Waimairi Beach Golf Club
When you join a hub, you get membership to play at a number of participating local golf clubs plus a range of other benefits including events, coaching and an NZ Golf handicap.
Start the Adventure of a Lifetime!
Futures has three progressive stages to inspire a lifelong love of the game. Each stage has offerings for coaching, playing formats, events and experiences to support young people to learn at their own pace and are appropriate for their stage of development.
CHIPPERS – new players who are starting their journey in golf have the opportunity to learn new skills, have fun, make new friends and can just have a go at smashing balls, hitting targets and watching it fly!
6-week programme aimed at 5 to 9 year olds. The programme is structured to develop fundamental skills through fun games and activities. There will also be a fun competition to finish on the golf course. The programme is limited to 8 participants.
CRUSHERS – young golfers who are growing a love for the game, have the opportunity to learn valuable life skills through golf and develop their confidence and skills on modified course lengths.
6-week programme aimed at 7 to 14 year olds. The programme is structured to develop young participants skills for golf incorporating putting, chipping, bunkers, full swing as well as heading out on the golf course for a fun competition to finish. The programme is limited to 8 participants.
Membership for children and young people is $120 per year and provides the following benefits:
- An introductory branded apparel pack when you join
- An official NZ Golf membership number and handicap
- Regular events for young people and families
- Free learn and play sessions and subsidised programmes
- Opportunities to play junior interclub for a nominated golf club in your hub
A parent/guardian membership is also available for an annual fee of $120. This membership provides access to play your local hub courses when playing with a young person who is a current member of a Futures Canterbury Hub.
To encourage family participation, this membership is transferable between parents allowing one parent at any time to play with their child/children. Please note this membership does not include an NZ Golf membership number.
Joining is easy, go to www.futurescanterbury.co.nz and fill out the online membership form and we’ll be in touch to get you started.