Nike Junior Golf Camps, Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club
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Nike Junior Golf Camps
Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club returns as host site for junior golf camps in Plano, Texas this summer. Camp Director and PGA professional, Bruce Sims, offers superior golf instruction to junior golfers of all ability levels.
Campers participate in drills, skills challenges, and other fun games throughout the camp week. PGA Director of Instruction, Bruce Sims, and his dedicated staff are looking forward to helping every camper become more passionate for the game.
Full Day Camps
Students in the full day camp enjoy three hours of instruction each morning. Campers receive lunch and afternoon course play each day following the morning session. This program is designed to create complete golfers and raise their game to the next level. Lunch is provided for full day campers each day.
Half Day Camps
Half Day Camps offer players of all abilities the opportunity to work on and improve every part of their game. Participants receive three hours of instruction with emphasis on putting, chipping, bunker play and full swing.
- Three hours of morning instruction covering putting, chipping, pitching, and full swing
- Daily course play (full-day campers only)
- Camper amenity package including a Nike hat, drawstring bag, one dozen SRIXON balls, camp workbook, and graduation certificate
- A healthy and positive learning environment designed to help every camper get better
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Camp Director Bruce Sims
Bruce Sims has been teaching the game of golf to students of all ages and levels for over 15 years. He is a Class A Master Certified Teaching Professional.View Bruce Sims's Bio ⟩
Known in the golfing community for his innovative teaching techniques which break down the complex aspects of the golf swing into easy to learn steps. With his simple techniques, Bruce's students quickly grasp the skills of the game.
His golf lessons focus on evaluating your swing using the latest video techniques, assessing where improvements can be made and ultimately bringing you to a new level of skill with your game. His coaching philosophy is based on knowing you cannot standardize the golf swing as it's important to develop the swing based on your capabilities and after determining the most efficient way for you to swing the club.
Nike Junior Golf Camps at Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club host both a full-day and half-day program for boys and girls, ages 7-16, of all ability levels. The full-day programs run from 9:00am - 3:00pm and include three hours of morning range instruction, lunch, and nine holes of supervised course play in the afternoon. Half-day campers enjoy three hours of morning instruction (lunch and course play not included) from 9:00am - 12:00pm. Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week.Show Less See More Camp Details
A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the spring.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 9:00am Instruction - campers rotate stations working on putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, and full swing
- Noon Lunch and relaxation (half day campers depart)
- 1:00pm Course play with staff. Focus on strategy, course management, shot selection, rules and etiquette
- 3:00pm Full day campers depart
Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club
The 18-hole "Ridgeview Ranch" course at the Ridgeview Ranch Golf Club facility in Plano, Texas features 7,025 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 74.1 and it has a slope rating of 130 on Bermuda grass. Designed by Jeffrey D. Brauer, ASGCA, the Ridgeview Ranch golf course opened in 1996.
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Really enjoyed camp
"My son really enjoyed the camp, however, they didn't really focus on the clubs he has trouble hitting with, even though he did inform them. Overall there was improvement, but he still struggles with those "fear clubs". Again, he did enjoy the camp and plans to attend again. Thanks."
— Eli P. Parent
Instructors were great
"The instructors were great, very helpful! It was very hot that week, but they still had a ton of energy and made it fun."
— Ethan W. Camper
Very happy with instructors and facility
"My son was very happy with the instructors and facilities, the only missing element that I think is very helpful for everyone is to film you and be able to watch your swing and understand the mistakes you are doing by watching them. Thank you."
— Eduardo G. Parent
Camp was Great!
"I liked the instructor he had a high golf knowledge which helped with my experience in the camp. Overall the camp was great"
— Alexander N. Camper
Great overall program
"Great overall program. We will return next summer."
— Nathan S. Parent
"This program was excellent. Coaches were enthusiastic and the campers responded well to the group instruction. Thanks for a great week!"
— Thomas P. Parent