One of the biggest junior training programs in Europe is taking place at The National Golf Club.
One of the biggest junior golf training programs in Europe is taking place at The National Golf Club. Golf Training is under the supervision of Bekir Kara , himself a prodigy of The National's history of encouraging young players even before the formal formation of the junior program. There are 4 other well experienced coaches working under Bekir for NGC Junior Academy.
NGC Junior academy was founded in year 2006 with 12 juniors between 7 and 9 years. Now, in 2013, it holds 80 pupils between 7 and 19. As a result of 7 years training, 15 of them are already playing for the Turkish National Team. Some of our juniors also have also qualified to compete in the most prestigious tournaments in Europe, such as Duke of York Challenge, The European Boys and Girls Team Championships or Young Masters.
At the Academy we are not only teaching how to hit the golf ball, but also the Rules, Etiquette and Course management. They get structured golf fitness programs, nutrition knowledge , sports psychology sessions and custom fitted clubs specially selected to suit their abilities.