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Summer training programs at the Golf Performance Center now open for registration

Room and board available for sessions June 28-July 23 and July 26-August 20

(RIDGEFIELD, Conn.) –  The Golf Performance Center (GPC) – a leader in junior golf innovations, integrating player development, premium technology and facilities with industry thought leaders – has opened registration to its 2021 Summer Program, designed for golfers who aspire to play college golf. The GPC offers two sessions, held June 28 – July 23 and July 26 – August 20, with room and board available at the academy’s main campus in Ridgefield, CT.

Four- or eight-week programs are offered to golfers ages 10 or older. To apply or learn more information, contact Tom Bopp at or 203-439-6758. Applications are due March 1 for Session 1 and March 15 for Session 2.

Each attendee will receive The GPC’s 5 Element of Success Evaluation . Following the Evaluation, an individualized holistic plan to achieve peak performance is created for each student-athlete. The team will then guide golfers through their personalized program of overall performance improvement, developing skills that enable them to compete at progressively higher levels.

The 2021 Summer Program also includes:

·       Daily physical performance coaching
·       Extended practice time
·       Playing privileges at Salem Golf Club
·       Tournament planning and guidance
·       Premium Membership
·       Custom club fitting
·       Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks
·       Field trips

“The GPC Summer Program is truly unique because it provides our student athletes with the tools to grow athletically, culturally and as lifelong learners,” says The GPC’s Founder, Roger Knick. “The core of our summer program is golf, but the curriculum also includes courses with Learning Coaches from Ethan Allen Prep and exploration of New England and the New York City region. Our program combines the best practices for development, golf and physical coaching, tournament preparation, tournament play and high-level academic experience.”

For more than 20 years, The GPC ha s successfully guided nearly 100 competitors as they prepare for golf at the highest levels. Alumni include multiple NCAA All-Americans, current and former student-athletes at 80 different colleges and universities and professionals who have won on the Korn Ferry Tour, Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada and European Tour.

To learn more about The Golf Performance Center, visit

About The Golf Performance Center
The Golf Performance Center integrates state of the art training facilities and expert coaching to help athletes reach their goals. Beginning with the unique “5 Elements of Success” evaluation, The GPC delivers customized golf coaching designed to provide aspiring athletes with improvement strategies built for long-term success. The GPC’s goal is to provide valued instruction, guidance and the necessary facilities to develop junior athletes, both physically and mentally, to successfully navigate challenges on the journey to competitive golf. Junior Golf Hub is an online community that was founded to help players and parents navigate the journey to college golf while helping coaches find top talent. Ethan Allen Prep at The Golf Performance Center is committed to an individualized, passion driven learning environment in which student-athletes in grades 6-12 are challenged to maximize their learning through exhibiting proficiency in academic skills, high moral character, and a deep understanding of the academic content and topics in which they engage.

Ryan Parsons
Buffalo Agency