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College Golf Experience Announces San Diego Showcase

Premier camp experience brings juniors golfers together with San Diego area college golf coaches at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa

LOS ANGELES, CA --  College Golf Experience (CGX), exclusively endorsed by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), announces a new camp coming to Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad on November 14. CGX provides junior golfers unprecedented access to college coaches – helping them learn about collegiate golf and the recruiting process, showcase their talents, and set and achieve their goals.

Registration is now open for this camp at All campers will engage in skills challenges, an 18-hole simulated collegiate golf practice round with all coaches, education and Q & A sessions with coaches, lunch, and receive special welcome gifts.

La Costa (Champions) — H16

The San Diego Showcase Camp at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa will feature four collegiate coaches from the San Diego area: San Diego State - Lauren Dobashi, Women’s Head Coach, San Diego State - Evan Emerick, Assistant Men’s Coach, University of San Diego - Sam Foust, Assistant Coach, UC San Diego - Fred Hanover, Men’s Head Coach.

“I’m excited to participate in the CGX San Diego Showcase camp in my own backyard at La Costa,” said Lauren Dobashi. “There are so many great junior players in Southern California, and to have the opportunity to help guide them and their families with insight into the college golf experience, and help grow the game, is very exciting.”

Click on this video link see first-hand how these coaches are working with aspiring junior golfers.

College Golf Experience Video

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CGX camps are a tremendous opportunity for young men and women ages 8-18 to learn from and interact with multiple coaches in an immersive fun and educational setting. Camps include instruction, engagement with coaches in simulated collegiate practice and tournament rounds, educational seminars and Q&A sessions about the recruiting process and provide the opportunity for college coaches to create unique and transformational experiences for junior golfers at all stages of development with an emphasis on aspiring collegiate student-athletes.

For more information on CGX, visit Follow @collegegolfx.

About College Golf Experience:

College Golf Experience (CGX), established in 2021 with a first of its kind endorsement from the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), empowers college coaches to showcase their programs via camps and other unique experiences while providing junior golfers unprecedented access to college coaches. CGX is committed to building value for college coaches and creating unique and transformational opportunities for youth athletes at all stages of development with an emphasis on aspiring collegiate student-athletes. CGX camps will include informative seminars for both juniors and their parents, instruction, skills contests and simulated collegiate golf practice round and tournament experiences. The curriculum was created in tandem with the GCAA and their member coaches. CGX was founded by golf industry leader Joshua Jacobs, also the founder and CEO of TGA Premier Golf a leading provider of introductory and recreational based programs. TGA is on pace to register its 1,000,000th junior golfer in 2022. Learn more at

About Omni La Costa Resort & Spa

An escape from the everyday, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa was originally created as a playground for celebrities and athletes with every amenity imaginable and is now the perfect destination for family vacations, meetings and events and more. The Spanish Mission-style property boasts more than 600 guest rooms, suites and villas, 110,000 square feet of meeting and event space, an Athletic Club, and eight sparking pools including an adults-only pool and exhilarating waterslides.

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, a GOLF Magazine Top-100 Resort in North America and Golf Digest Editors’ Choice among Best Golf Resorts in California features two iconic golf courses, Champions and Legends. Complementing the world-class golf is the highly acclaimed Golf Performance Institute, offering Southern California's most comprehensive game improvement program. The 43,000-square-foot Spa at La Costa includes a private pool, waterfall showers, café and therapeutic reflexology path. Acclaimed restaurants - Bob's Steak & Chop House and VUE - present an updated take on local cuisine. For more information, call (800) 854-5000 or visit

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