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Learning to Golf with Friends: Tips for Enjoying Golf Lessons as a Social Activity

A group of friends playing golf at an indoor golf simulator. One friend just finished swinging his golf club

Everything in life is better when done with your good friends at your side, and golf lessons are no different. While learning to play golf by yourself can be incredibly rewarding, learning with friends presents a new opportunity to relax, socialize, and make memories that last a lifetime. 

Taking golf lessons with your friends can be a vastly different experience than taking solo lessons. If you and your friends want to start learning the game of golf, here are a few tips that you can use to ensure you get the most out of your experience. 

Welcome the Opportunity to Learn Something New

Spending time learning and improving an activity that you have never done before can be an incredibly fulfilling experience. It is important to make sure that you and your friends start your golf journey with an open mind. 

Sometimes learning can be frustrating and if you or one of your friends starts taking things too seriously, it could easily bring down the mood of the whole group. 

Everyone is bad at golf the first time they play. Learning and struggling together can be a great bonding experience for any friend group. You have to welcome the opportunity to learn something new and embrace the challenge.

A Play-a-Round Golf instructor helping a group of beginner golfers learn to golf

Make it a Regular Event to Look Forward to

Everyone needs a fun way to break up their week, and taking golf lessons with friends is a great way to do just that. 

Whether your group is able to set aside time every week, every other week, or even just once or twice a month, as long as you put in the effort to make your group lessons a regular part of your schedule, you and your friends will always have something to look forward to. 

A group of friends enjoying a round of golf on a golf simulator

Embrace the Friendly Competition on the Golf Course

One of the advantages that taking golf lessons with friends offers, as opposed to learning by yourself, is the friendly competition. 

Nothing motivates you quite like a bit of competition with friends. Even though every beginner golfer progresses at a different pace, embracing the opportunity to compete with your friends can provide fun and motivation that makes your progress faster and easier. 

A group of friends celebrating a good shot on a golf simulator

Take Lessons Somewhere That Makes Learning Easy and Fun

From driving ranges and golf courses to indoor golf venues, not all places that offer golf lessons are created equal, so it is essential to put in the time and effort to find a place that makes learning easy and fun. 

No one wants their learning experience to be stressful. Taking lessons socially should be the exact opposite of that. 

As long as you find a venue that offers friendly and encouraging golf instructors, unique and fun lessons, and a wide variety of ways to practice and play, you can ensure that you and your playing partners will be in for an entertaining and enjoyable experience.

 A group of friends playing golf on a golf simulator

Play-a-Round Golf: The Best Place For Golf Lessons Ardmore, PA 

Are you looking for a fun, beginner-friendly place to take golf lessons with your friends? Play-a-Round Golf has you covered. 

At Play-a-Round Golf, we are passionate about sharing our favorite sport with new players and are proud to offer fun and unique golf lessons that help beginner golfers learn everything they need to know to be successful out on the golf course. 

If you are looking for the perfect place to learn golf with your friends, here are a few reasons why you should choose Play-a-Round Golf.

A woman swinging her golf club during a round of simulator golf

Friendly and Experienced Golf Instructors

Every student needs a good teacher, and our experienced and passionate golf coaches are some of the best in the business. Over the years, they have helped countless beginners pick up golf clubs for the first time. They know what it takes to turn a complete beginner into a seasoned expert. 

From providing plenty of encouragement and insider golf tips that help you master the basics to explaining the intricacies of golf etiquette, our professional golf instructors will give you everything you need to learn and improve your golf game.

Play-a-Round Golf instructor with a group of young golfers

State of the Art Indoor Golf Simulator Facilities

The biggest draw of our amazing indoor golf facilities is our state-of-the-art simulators that make learning and tracking progress a breeze. These high-tech simulators track all sorts of useful data, from the shape of your full swing to club speed and many more.

All of this allows you to pinpoint what exactly you are doing wrong and what you need to improve, leading to faster and more efficient progress that leads to real results.

A golf ball sitting on a tee in front of a golf simulator

Specialized Lessons For Fast Results

Golf is a sport that requires the mastery of a number of different skills, and trying to learn them all at once can be intimidating. Our specialized lessons address this by allowing new golfers to focus on learning one skill at a time. 

From learning the fundamentals of keeping the golf ball airborne by making solid contact with your golf swing to perfecting your short game and playing out of greenside bunkers with a sand wedge, we have specialized lessons to help you improve through every phase of the game. 

A graphic showing Play-a-Round Golf's variety of specialized lessons

Everything You Need to Play Without Having to Make the Investment Yourself

Learning on a public or private course often requires beginners to make a significant investment in equipment. From buying a golf bag and filling it with drivers, irons, fairway woods, and putters to finding a good pair of golf shoes and stocking up on extra golf balls, getting started can be prohibitively expensive. 

At Play-a-Round Golf, we provide everything you need to practice and play, so you do not have to worry about spending all that money just to try out a new hobby.

A Huge Variety of Ways to Practice and Play Golf

Once your lessons are over, Play-a-Round Golf still offers a ton of different ways to practice and play. Our simulators offer variety, with multiple courses from around the world that you can play and all sorts of other games and modes that allow you to get putting green and driving range practice whenever you want. Our facilities offer plenty of ways to practice, play, and love golf.

A screenshot of one of the many golf courses available on our golf simulators

Contact Play-a-Round Golf Today

Are you and your friends ready to start learning to play golf? Give us a call. Our friendly staff is always here to answer any questions you have and will happily help you set up a convenient time that works for your group. 

Do not let yourself miss out on a great opportunity to have fun learning something new with friends. Call Play-a-Round Golf and schedule your next lesson today.

Graphic showing off our teaching philosophy "Learning works best when fun comes first."

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