What Kind of Clothing Should You Wear During a Golf Tournament?

Spectators watching the game during HSBC Women's Champions at Sentosa Golf Club

There is an etiquette standard when it comes to the golf dress code.  Professional games like the PGA and LPGA have stringent rules to maintain a certain level of tradition and class. When planning your wardrobe for the next game, use these tips from IJGA or check with the field management or course. Standard Outfit […]

Attend Winter Golf Camp In Florida at IJGA

IJGA golfer hits ball out of sand trap while her coach watches

Why not use the downtime of a winter break to improve your golf game?   Golf camp allows athletes to learn more about their craft, develop leadership abilities, and meet similar peers. Our camps provide structured lessons to help students improve their game to become professional players.  Winter camps at IJGA allow campers to experience the […]

Staying Hydrated on the Golf Course

Athlete handled bottled water on the golf course

By Karen Harrison, IJGA Director of Health and Athletic Development Adequate hydration is vital for good health and optimum sports performance, even in the winter. Consuming water and carbohydrates with sporting activities lasting longer than 40-60 minutes can be performance-enhancing.  Ensuring adequate hydration is a MUST for a golfer who spends up to five hours […]

Putting Champions – Filip Jacubcik & Ting-Wei Chang

golfers Filip Jacubcik and Tingwei Change beat future champions Ryo Murato and Soichi Shinakawa

IJGA golfers Filip Jacubcik and Ting-Wei Chang beat future champions Ryo Murato and Soichi Shinakawa in a sudden-death play. Related Post: How to Earn a College Golf Scholarship Our golfers prevailed in a strong challenge of a field of over twenty interns and returning students. Train at IJGA Start training at IJGA, register for a […]

How to Keep Golf Fun for Junior Golfers

Junior golfers walk together and talk on the course

As coaches and parents, sometimes we may be guilty of taking golf too seriously and putting pressure on younger players.  At IJGA, we take golf seriously but also recognize the importance of having fun and making sure our golfers continue to enjoy the game.  We’re sharing 4 tips for parents and coaches to help make […]

Understanding Brain Functions to Manage Your Mental Golf Game  

Image featuring different wavelengths in the brain

Mental toughness has a strong correlation with athletic performance. However, not everyone can “turn off” internal dialogue or negative thoughts.  IJGA student-athletes had the opportunity to learn from one of the world’s leading experts on neuroscience and performance to improve their mental game. We partnered with Dr. Izzy Justice, a neuroscientist specializing in brain function […]

How to Earn a College Golf Scholarship

Five IJGA student golfers stand in a line holding pennants to the college they've been accepted to, including Boston, Northwester, North Texas, Florida Gulf Coast University, North Florida, and Florida University

Most junior golfers dream of playing the sport they love at the collegiate level. However, as college golf grows increasingly competitive, it’s more challenging than ever to secure a spot on a team.  Without coaching, support, and expert insight into how the scholarship process works, student-athletes will struggle to attain a college scholarship.  A knowledge […]

Golf Tips: Bridging the Gap

golfer putting on the green

How to Convert an Intention to a Functional Action in Golf The process whereby a human converts an intention to action is subject to many internal and external factors that influence the functionality of the process. These influencing factors can either promote “flow” or create dysfunction.  Related Post: Golf Tips: How to Generate Power from […]

Golf Tips: How to Generate Power from the Ground Up

man swinging golf club

When it comes to golf tips, the buzzword at the moment is “using the ground.” What exactly does that mean?  If we go back to the physics classes we took in school, we will remember one of Newton’s laws of motion, which states that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. You […]

Enjoy A Number Of Summer Golf Camp Programs With IJGA

kids learning golf techniques at summer golf camp

Summer golf camp at IJGA is unlike any other combining the fun of summer camp with high-performance training for junior golfers. Students learn from former pros with decades of experience at the most in-demand training facilities in the world. There are numerous benefits to enrolling your junior golfer into our summer camp and all-year-round programs. […]