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Girls Golf Academy

The national Girls Golf Academy is LPGA*USGA Girls Golf’s flagship event, perfect for golfers of all ability levels. With the help of the nation's best LPGA teaching professionals, this life-changing event brings girls ages 6 – 13 from across the country to a two-day academy focused on developing their golf skills through the Five E’s. Featuring morning and afternoon sessions focused on golf skill-building and evening social activities, girls leave with new life-long friendships and feeling energized by the game.


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You're Invited!

Join us for the 2016 Girls Golf Academy 
featuring Hall of Famer Nancy Lopez!

July 17-19, 2016
at Walnut Cove of The Cliffs
Arden, North Carolina

Open to Girls Ages 6-13 

Learning, Friendship, and Fun!
The Girls Golf Academy is a life changing experience, perfect for golfers of all ability levels! Participants will enjoy a two-day golf academy focused on developing their golf skills through the “Five E’s” of Girls Golf with the help of some of the nation’s best LPGA and PGA teaching professionals from across the country.

Participants are guaranteed to leave feeling more confident and comfortable on the golf course, and more energized about the game of golf!

Academy Schedule

Sunday, July 17
Welcome Reception
Pool Party

Monday, July 18
Golf Instructional Stations
Exhibition with Nancy Lopez
Ice cream Social

Tuesday, July 19
Golf Instructional Stations
On-Course Play (Team Scramble)
Pizza Party and Awards Ceremony


Registration Fee
$425 per participant

  • 2-day LPGA Academy taught by top LPGA & PGA Instructors
  • Breakfast and lunch daily and one evening meal (includes snacks and beverages)
  • Gift bag filled with goodies and logoed merchandise  


The Asheville Visitors Bureau has created a local hotel microsite for families traveling to the 2016 Girls Golf Academy. The site includes a list of hotel rates and information to help you plan your visit. To visit the site, please click here.  

The Girls Golf Academy is limited to the first 65 registrants with completely executed entries received at LPGA Headquarters. Entries by telephone, email or fax are NOT accepted. 

To register for the Academy, fill out the form below.

Waiting List Policy: Spots within the Golf Academy are expected to be filled so please make your registration plans accordingly.  A waiting list will be established once the Academy is filled based on: date of receipt of entry, and if received on the same day, (1) the time the entry was received, (2) number of years as a Girls Golf member.