Nike Junior Golf Camps, The Golf Club Fossil Creek
Improve your game and have serious fun at
Nike Junior Golf Camps
The Golf Club Fossil Creek plays host to Nike Junior Golf Camps for another great summer of instruction and fun. Register today to improve your skills under the direction of James Casteel and our dedicated staff of instructors.
FULL DAY CAMPS
Campers in the full day program enjoy three hours of morning instruction each day and focus on all facets of the game. After lunch, it’s off to the first tee for supervised course play. During course play our coaches teach strategy, rules/etiquette, club selection, and course management. The Full Day Camp is designed to create complete golfers and raise their game to the next level. This program runs from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily and is open to golfers ages 9-17. Lunch is provided for full day campers each day.
HALF DAY CAMPS
The half day program offers campers of all abilities the opportunity to work on and improve every part of their game. Half day campers receive three hours of instruction with emphasis on putting, chipping, bunker play and full swing. From beginning players to advanced, these are great camps for anyone who wants to improve. Half Day Camp runs from 9:00 a.m. - Noon daily and is open to golfers ages 7-14.
- Instruction with low student-to-teacher ratio from experienced teaching professionals
- Morning instruction covering putting, chipping, pitching, sand play and full swing
- Daily course play with staff supervision (full day only)
- A healthy and positive learning environment designed to help every camper get better
- Camper amenity package including a Nike hat, drawstring bag, one dozen SRIXON balls, camp workbook, and graduation certificate
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Camp Director James Casteel
James is a teaching professional at The Golf Club Fossil Creek and Mansfield National Golf Club in Fort Worth, TX. He has many years of junior golf instruction experience, including becoming the West DFW Director of TGA Premier Junior Golf Camps in 2014.
Coach Ben Layman
Ben Layman is a PGA member and serves as assistant instructor for Nike Junior Golf Camps at Fossil Creek.View Ben's Bio ⟩
He has been playing competitive golf ever since he was in the seventh grade. Ben went to Sam Houston State University to study golf instruction and golf course management. He is active in instruction and has become the youth golf coordinator for the Tarrant County Chapter of TGA Premier Junior Golf. In addition to being a PGA member Ben is also TPI certified. Ben Layman is excited to help James Casteel work with your children to achieve their golf goals.
Our staff is on hand to provide participants with top-notch instruction each day. At Nike Junior Golf Camps we accommodate all skill levels; the junior player just discovering the game, the high school player trying to move up on the team, and the tournament level junior looking to improve his or her tournament results. 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 All campers check-in at course
- 9:15am Staff demonstrations, overview of curriculum for the day
- 9:30am Group instruction - campers rotate stations working on putting, chipping, pitching, full swin
- 12:00pm Lunch (Full Day only) (Half Day campers depart)
- 1:00pm Course play under staff supervision
- 4:00pm Check-out
The Golf Club Fossil Creek
Etched into the rolling hills of Fort Worth by the legendary Arnold Palmer, The Golf Club Fossil Creek's remarkable championship golf course serves as the centerpiece to a spectacular resort golf property that offers endless opportunities for playing, competing and socializing.
Open to the public for daily play as well as golf tournaments, corporate outings, weddings, meetings, dining and special events, Fossil Creek offers the upscale amenities and unmatched service one might expect at an exclusive private club - at affordable, daily fee prices.
Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
My son loved the coaches and he really loved the golf course, Fossil Creek. We would recommend this camp to anyone!
— Jamie K. Parent0
Staff was great!
James is great with the kids!
— Frankie D. Parent0
The camp was great, but my skill level was above what was taught. I was hoping for more advanced teaching.
— Jacob K. Camper0