February 22, 2013
Nike Golf Camps Come to Central Virginia’s Wintergreen Resort
Wintergreen Resort in central Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, is set to host two Nike Golf Camps during the summer of 2013.
(PRWEB) February 22, 2013 – Wintergreen Resort, home to two championship golf courses and the renowned Wintergreen Golf Academy, will offer two weeks of Nike Golf Camp for junior golfers this summer. Wintergreen joins The College of William & Mary as the only two Nike Golf Camp locations in the state of Virginia.
“Wintergreen Resort has all the attributes we look for in a host site,” says Nike Golf Camps Vice President, Jason West. “The location itself is breathtaking, the golf facilities are fantastic and most importantly the staff led by Director of Golf, Geoff Redgrave, is purely first class. This will become one of the Mid-Atlantic region’s best junior golf camps in the near future.”
Wintergreen Resort will offer a coed day camp the week of July 7 – 11 for junior golfers of all abilities, ages 8 – 17. The program includes all instruction, greens fees, and lunch daily. An overnight camp is scheduled for August 4 – 8. This program is open to boys and girls of all abilities, ages 10 – 18, and includes all housing, meals, golf instruction, and greens fees.
"We're excited about bringing the successful Nike Golf Camps to Wintergreen this summer”, states Geoff Redgrave, the director of golf and instruction for Wintergreen Golf Academy. “Top notch instruction from our PGA professional staff, the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and a resort filled with so many fun things to do make this a perfect fit for us."
For more information on Nike Golf Camps at Wintergreen Resort please visit Nike Golf Camps, Wintergreen Resort.
About Nike Golf Schools & Junior Camps
Nike Golf Schools & Junior Camps (NGJC) is a division of US Sports Camps, Inc., America’s largest sports camp network. NGJC offers junior overnight and day camps, and advanced player schools at over 90 locations nationwide. Since 1994, more than 150,000 junior golfers have participated in the camps. To explore a variety of camp options and locations please visit the official website for Nike Golf Schools & Junior Camps.
About Wintergreen Resort
About Wintergreen Resort: Wintergreen Resort is an 11,000-acre, four-season resort located in the Blue Ridge Mountains southwest of Charlottesville, Va. This beautiful hideaway is the ultimate vacation and conference spot, nearly 300 condominium-style accommodations; 45 holes of championship golf; snow skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing; an award-winning tennis program; a full-service, destination spa; 40,000 square feet of meeting and event space; and savory dining options. The resort is located adjacent to the Blue Ridge Parkway in beautiful central Virginia near Charlottesville, just 90 minutes from Richmond, Va., three hours from Washington, D.C. and Raleigh, N.C., five and a half hours from Philadelphia, and eight hours from Atlanta. For more information, guests can call (434) 325-2200 or visit the resort’s web site at www.wintergreenresort.com.