Ballantrae Golf Club offering spring cleaning for your golf game

Ballantrae Golf Club is offering a host of programs for aspiring golfers leading into the spring and summer seasons. (Contributed)

Ballantrae Golf Club is offering a host of programs for aspiring golfers leading into the spring and summer seasons. (Contributed)

By BAKER ELLIS / Sports Reporter

PELHAM- Springtime is coming, and the Ballantrae Golf Club wants to help everyone shake off the winter rust that may be living on that set of irons in the closet. The club is offering a number of different programs designed to help golfers of all abilities and ages take their game to another level.

The first option Ballantrae is offering is a program called Get Golf Ready, which will take place over five short lessons and will teach the fundamentals of the game, according to the course. The first lesson will take place on Saturday, March 21 from 10-11 a.m. with a lesson for the next four Saturdays taking place at the same time. Please contact the Ballantrae Golf Shop by Friday, March 20 to register for the program at 205-620-4653.

For the youngsters, the club is offering a Spring Junior Clinic taking place every Monday in April, according to the club, with a cost of $45 per attendant. Any golfer from ages 7 to 12 is encouraged to come, as there will be instruction on how to perform a full swing, how to perfect chip shots and much more. Contact the Ballantrae Golf Shop to register.

There will also be summer clinics taking place in the month of June as well. From June 8-12, there will be a clinic for 7-9-year-olds, from 9-10:30 a.m. The following week, from June 15-19, there will be a clinic available in the same timeframe for children ages 10-12, and the following week will be available for kids from 13-15. The cost per clinic is $65, and to register contact the Ballantr