| Junior Golf Program
For junior golfers who are just starting to learn the game or just want a fun and exciting refresher course, we will be holding twelve 45-minute clinics. These clinics are open to all of Longue Vue Club’s juniors. During these clinics, we will be covering all of the basics from grip and stance to chipping, putting, bunker play, full swing, as well as etiquette and the rules of golf. Golf clubs will be made available to those juniors who need them. Clinics will be offered at 9:00 – 9:45 a.m. and 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. When signing up, please designate which of the two times you would like to attend. The dates for the clinics are as follows:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday June 20, 21, 22
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday June 27, 28, 29
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday July 11, 12, 13
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday July 18, 19, 20
The cost of these clinics is $30 per session or $75 per week.
Junior Club Championship
The 2016 Junior Club Championship is going to be held on Wednesday, July 26th with starting times beginning at 10:00 a.m. This event is designed for highly advanced, competitive junior golfers that are able to play golf while walking and carrying their bags for 18 holes in a timely manner within Longue Vue Club’s pace of play guidelines. Sign-ups will be taken in the Golf Shop beginning in June. There will be only one age division and only children of Charter and Charter-equivalent members are eligible to participate.
Pro Shop – Junior Scramble
The Pro Shop-Junior Scramble will be held on Thursday, July 27th. This is a great chance for the junior golfer to have some fun and play a 7-hole event with a few of our Professionals. Following the round, there will be a lunch buffet and prizes.
Junior Diebold Matches
The Junior Diebold Matches are an interclub event with the best junior golfers from Longue Vue Club, Oakmont Country Club, Pittsburgh Field Club, and Fox Chapel Golf Club participating. Each club will play four junior male golfers and two junior female golfers. Pittsburgh Field Club will host the event this year on Tuesday, June 23rd at 8:30 a.m.
Qualifying for the Junior Diebold will consist of submitting two 18-hole scores played at Longue Vue Club between May 1st and June 11th. These rounds must be played from the white tees for boys and the red tees for girls. Scorecards must be submitted with signatures of both the player and another Longue Vue member. Please keep in mind that the ball must be holed on all 18 holes of these qualifying rounds. The boys with the four lowest 36-hole totals and the girls with the two lowest 36-hole totals will qualify to represent Longue Vue Club on June 23rd. Only children of Charter and Charter-equivalent members are eligible to participate.
Junior Golf Club Leasing Program
The Junior Golf Club Leasing Program through U.S. Kids Golf will no longer be in service here at Longue Vue Club. If you have participated in the program, please return your junior set to the Golf Shop. If you would like to keep the set you have used last year for your junior golfer, you may purchase the set for $110. We will have new sets of clubs from U.S. Kids Golf to purchase in the Golf Shop. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Private lessons are available by appointment with our Golf Professional Staff. Please call the Golf Shop for rates and availability.