State-of-the-art academy to be located at the Famed La Costa Resort In Carlsbad, Calif.
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (February 27, 2012): The TOUR Academy has announced the opening of its newest location at the famed La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, Calif.
The La Costa Resort, Southern California’s only Gold Medal Golf Resort, marks the fourth West Coast TOUR Academy location and is set to open Monday, Feb. 27.
“We are excited to partner with La Costa Resort and Spa to further expand our academy’s West Coast offerings,” said John Fechter, president of PGA TOUR Experiences. “Local golfers, as well as La Costa club members and guests can expect to receive the highest level of quality golf instruction at this new location.”
The TOUR Academy features a variety of offerings for all age ranges and skill levels. These include private golf lessons, group clinics, specialty golf offerings and much more. The TOUR Academy also offers golf school programs which include both accommodations and commuter options as well. These school courses consist of two-day, three-day or five-day options and include instruction in the morning followed by lunch and a round of golf at the renowned La Costa Resort courses.
The TOUR Academy will host summer junior camp programs at La Costa which will include overnight, full-day and half-day programs open to juniors 7-17 years of age and of all ability levels, as well as elite player camps for advanced junior golfers. Camp curriculum includes the full swing mechanics, short game and strategies pertaining to the mental aspects of the game. The camp curriculum will include review of golf terminology, golf etiquette and overall sportsmanship.
For more information about the La Costa TOUR Academy location, visit: http://www.touracademy.com.
About the TOUR Academy
The TOUR Academy has been providing professional-level golf instruction for over 10 years. With skill development programs specifically designed for golf enthusiasts of all ages and ability levels, the Academy has earned a favorable reputation for providing the highest-quality of golf instruction currently available. Available programs range from golf schools, private lessons, specialty clinics, junior programs and corporate events. TOUR Academies are located nationwide in many desirable golf destinations such as Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; St. Augustine, FL; Scottsdale, AZ; San Martin, CA; San Antonio, TX; and more.
About La Costa Resort and Spa
Fresh from a $50 million renovation and nestled among the beautiful coastal foothills of Carlsbad, Calif., La Costa Resort and Spa boasts a new look with no part of the resort untouched. California’s original destination for Mind, Body + Sport, La Costa’s re-designed areas include 611 newly imagined guestrooms and suites, an adult-only pool venue, the Coastal Events Center featuring 110,000 square feet of meeting and event space, an expanded Athletic Club and two golf courses, including the all-new Champions Course, recognized by Golf magazine as “Southern California’s Only Gold Medal Golf Resort.” Honored as the #1 Wellness Spa in the Nation by Spa magazine, the 43,000-square-foot Spa at La Costa includes a private pool, café and therapeutic reflexology path. Acclaimed restaurants – Legends Bistro and BlueFire Grill – present an updated take on locally inspired cuisine and culinary delights prepared by Chef Gregory Frey, Jr. For more information on La Costa, call (800) 854-5000 or visit http://www.lacosta.com.
TOUR Academy: 904.567.2052