Burke is hosting its 17th annual Learn to Golf and First Swing Clinic for therapists, golf professionals and physically challenged individuals. It is designed to train therapists and other rehabilitation team professionals to teach and encourage people with disabilities to learn or re-learn the game of golf.
The seminar will teach therapists and golf professionals how to instruct individuals with physical disabilities the game of golf. The clinic will provide individuals with disabilities adaptive techniques for playing golf.
The day will be broken up into a morning session and an afternoon session.
Learn to Golf Seminar:
For therapist, and golf pros only
There is a $35 registration fee (fee is waived for Burke employees).
First Swing Clinic:
12:00 Noon- 3:00p.m.
Free for individuals with disabilities
The Instructor for the clinic will be Paula Slivinski, a member of the Professional Golfers Association , and a golf coach and teacher for 25 years.
The event will be held at the Fairview Golf Center, 300 Waterside Drive, in Elmsford. For more information, please contact Deirdre Otto at (914) 597-2355.