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Academy News

Student Advances to the 2016 U.S. Open Sectional qualifying round!

Allen Burton Golf Academy would like to congratulate Elliott Grayson on a successful US Open Local Qualifier round of 68 finishing one shot out of first place. Now, Elliott is on to the Sectional Qualifying for a spot in the 2016 US Open at Oakmont C.C. 

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May 12th, 2016|Elliott Grayson, News|

Announcing New for 2016: Women’s Golf Program

The Award winning ALL NEW Women’s Golf Academy Program for all skill levels golfers is launching its Spring Session Tuesday March 8th. The new Women’s Golf Academy Program offers a 4 month long Spring session from March to June. And a 4 month long Summer session beginning in July and runs through October. Women’s  Academy golfers will meet 4 Tuesdays each month at 5pm for a one hour session at Catawba Springs Golf Course. The Academy tuition is available for a single month ($89), 4 months ($319) or all 8 months ($569). Single sessions are $28 each and require pre registration. The Allen Burton Golf Academy looks forward to sharing our new ways to enjoy the golf course more and see steady improvement in your game!

February 17th, 2016|News|

Allen Burton honored as a Top 50 U.S. Teacher

Chosen out of thousands of applicants, Lake Hickory Country Club Director of Instruction Allen Burton has been named to the Top 50 U.S. Teachers list by the U.S. Kids Golf Foundation.

Since 2004, the Top 50 Kids Teacher Award has honored the elite professionals who have dedicated their careers to developing junior golf in their communities and who are known for their overall excellence and commitment to serving youth.

“It’s a great honor to be chosen from so many great golf teachers and coaches across the country,” Burton said. “It’s really more of a testament to the many accomplishments of the Allen Burton Golf Academy’s students and the passion we all share for the game of golf.”

Burton is currently the Lake Hickory Country Club Director of Instruction, and he operates the Allen Burton Golf Academy. He has coached more than 30 golfers to collegiate scholarships and also has students from all over the Southeastern region who have been under his guidance.

   
January 25th, 2016|News|

Announcing NEW for 2016

The Award winning ALL NEW Young Champions Golf Academy Program for Junior golfers, 5 to 10 years of age, is launching its Spring Session Saturday, March 5th. The new Young Champions Academy Program offers a 4 month long Spring session from March to June. And a 4 month long Summer session beginning in July and runs through October. Young Champions Academy golfers may attend one day a week or two days a week. The Academy tuition is available for a single month ($99/$59), 4 months ($349/$219) or all 8 months ($599/$359). We recommend their instruction continue from November to February with private coaching from their Allen Burton Golf Academy Instructor of choice.

January 25th, 2016|News|