KemperSports properties continue to offer complimentary golf lessons to beginners or people re-entering the game at all properties
NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 17, 2014 – KemperSports announced today that all properties in the portfolio will celebrate Player Development Week to take place June 23-29, 2014. To commemorate the week-long celebration, golf courses will be offering free lessons from staff instructors to all new golfers.
Player Development Week is the cornerstone and celebration of KemperSports’ Player Development Program – a proprietary initiative built to provide tools and best practices to a portfolio of more than 100 public, private and resort golf courses around the country. The program is geared to deliver innovative ways to reach an entire demographic of non-golfers.
“We are passionate about the game of golf and it’s natural to want to share our game with others,” said KemperSports President Josh Lesnik. “Player Development Week reiterates our commitment to introducing golf in an unintimidating and fun manner.”
In addition to complimentary lessons, each KemperSports property is being tasked with creating fun and engaging activities to entice golfers and non-golfers alike to visit their property. One example of these activities is Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Bandon, Ore., will be celebrating Links Golf Month in America throughout the month of July with special events for guests.
“The potential to become a golfer lies within many people, we just want to help ignite that passion,” said Lesnik.
For a list of KemperSports properties across the country, visit www.kempersports.com.
Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports builds, owns and manages golf courses, resorts, athletic clubs and lodging venues across the U.S., Caribbean and Central America. The company’s award-winning portfolio includes nationally-ranked courses and tournament venues such as Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, named the No. 1 Golf Resort in North America by Golf Digest and GOLF magazine; The Glen Club; Desert Willow Golf Resort; Harbor Shores, site of the 2012 and 2014 Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid; and Chambers Bay, host of the 2010 U.S. Amateur and the 2015 U.S. Open. For more information about KemperSports, please visit http://www.kempersports.com.
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