TGA Premier Golf (Educate, Develop, Obtain) has turn out to be the main introductory program within the business during the last 15 years. The one youth sports activities franchise firm devoted to golf, TGA introduces the sport to youth (ages 5-13) on college campuses nationwide by way of its after-school enrichment mannequin.
The distinctive and profitable mannequin gives an modern curriculum combining golf talent development with STEAM lecturers. This system is being utilized wherever on college campuses no matter climate, together with gymnasiums, hallways, cafeterias, fields and blacktops.
With over 70 p.c of its college students having by no means performed the sport earlier than, and a majority of these college students’ households being within the center to upper-class and paying for the applications, TGA has created a sustainable mannequin that is constructing a basis for the way forward for the sport. By means of its TGA Sports activities Basis, under-resourced colleges and households are additionally benefiting from the TGA program. TGA is leaving no little one behind in studying the sport of golf.
Following the after-school enrichment applications college students proceed by way of the TGA Participant Pathway mannequin which transitions college students to native golf programs for camps, parent-child occasions and leagues. This system has additionally turn out to be one of many largest feeder techniques into nationwide applications like PGA Junior League, Drive, Chip and Putt, Youth on Course, in addition to LPGA*USGA Women, who additionally make up 42 p.c of the individuals in TGA applications. This was all highlighted in a latest Nationwide Golf Basis story titled “TGA’s Introductory Applications Are Serving to Create a Pathway for Youth Golf.”
Up to now, TGA has launched the sport to over 750,000 children in 3,400 colleges nationwide in 68 markets and it continues to develop. Greater than 40,000 children registered for the applications this fall, extra colleges are signing up, and extra franchise territories are coming on-line each month. TGA expects to achieve a million children by way of its applications over the following 5 years.
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