Hurricane Florence Update as of 9/12/18

Map of the eastern United States showing the progress of Hurricane Florence

September 12, 2018, 8:19 A.M., Eastern Standard Time (EST) Dear IJGA Students and Parents: Whether you are near or far to us, may this find you well. Again, I write with critical update about Hurricane Florence and her potential impact to our area. The past 24 hours have given way to shifts in Florence’s path. […]

IJGA 2017 Fall Semester Success

IJGA 2017 golfers stand together in a large group on the golf course

As we move into the holiday season, we pause to celebrate the end of another great year. This is indeed the perfect time for us to reflect on the successful fall semester at IJGA. As we make our lists – and check them twice – we realize the changes have been vast as they have […]

IJGA Pulls Together as a Team to get through Hurricane Irma

Dear IJGA Friends and Family: As I sit down to write this, the sun is shining, the birds are singing and its almost hard to believe just last week we were preparing to evacuate our lowcountry home to escape the impending threat of Hurricane Irma. As I sit here in wonder, I am struck by […]

Private Clinic with Six time major champion and former World #1

Major Champion

If you could attend a private clinic from one of the all-time greats, Sir Nick Faldo, would you go? In April, IJGA students were fortunate enough to do just that. Faldo offered IJGA student-athletes invaluable insight on a number of aspects to improve their golf game. In addition to sharing a few personal tips and […]

Where our IJGA graduates are going next year!

IJGA graduates are going next year!

School Year Recap: Find out where IJGA graduates are going next year! High school graduation is one of the proudest and most fulfilling moments in a student’s academic career. It is not just the culmination of years of hard work but also the beginning of a whole new challenge – college.  For our students, college, […]

Golf Legend Nick Faldo Hosts International Junior Golf Academy Annual Clinic

Sir Nick Faldo Hosts IJGA Clinic

IJGA Director of Golf Jonathan Yarwood introduced golf legend Sir Nick Faldo to the student body today as he hosted a special golf clinic on the campus of the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) in Bluffton, South Carolina Enthusiastic IJGA students gathered around as Faldo shared bits of his considerable experience on a variety of […]

Student Spotlight: Vienna Winalski

Vienna Winalski

Vienna Winalski of West Hartford, Conn., started playing golf with her father who was already a golf enthusiast and loved it. She transferred to the IJGA full-time after joining the academy multiple times as a custom student and over breaks. Not long after, the senior committed to play college golf at Converse College where she will compete […]

INSIDE LOOK: The Village Cafe

Village Cafe's Front Room

With a mission to provide the best possible experience to our juniors, the IJGA is constantly working towards improvement. Thanks to the hard work and commitment from Student Life staff, the IJGA recently opened the doors to The Village Cafe, the exclusive dining facility of the IJGA. Located on the IJGA campus at the Lakes […]

About IJGA student housing at The Village

student housing feature image

Here at the IJGA our students go to school together, play golf together, and yes, live together. While their time spent in class and on the course is important it is equally important to learn to live with other people on the road to becoming the best person, and college athlete, they can be. This […]

Cheng’s new wardrobe earns #IJGASummer Photo of the Week – June 22-28, 2014

Cheng's new wardrobe

During Week 4 of IJGA Summer Experience, 47 campers joined us from June 22-28, 2014, for some on-the-course training as well as long game, short game, fitness and mental training. IJGA full-time students also traveled around the nation to compete in AJGA tournaments. From photos tagged using #IJGASummer and added to the IJGA Facebook page, Photo of the […]