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Enroll in our sports and games classes and get started on a new activity. There’s something for everyone who wants to get out there and play.

At the intermediate level, the Windy Hill golf pros offer a number of golf classes for those more advanced players, so be sure to explore the full list of opportunities to find one at the appropriate skill level.

Course and Registration Information

Select the title below for course schedules and online registration.

adventURes In Recreation and Wellness
Course Offerings (1)
July 17, 2017 through July 21, 2017
Weekdays: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Staff
CRN: OAR317.02
Fee: $575
Description
adventURes: Summer Adventures in Recreation & Wellness is a fun-filled, on-the-go day camp where students can experience with peers a different off-site trip each day. Campers will participate in several outdoor activities through our partners and engage in experiential learning to develop knowledge, leadership, and a sense of community. adventURes introduces campers to healthy behaviors that can lay the foundation for lifetime activities that will promote an active lifestyle. Each day will originate at the UR Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness, with excursions to off-campus venues. For ages 12-16; students must be at least 12 and under 17 by the first day of camp. NOTE: Students may register for only one week of adventURes.

Golf - Adult Beginner Plus
Course Offerings (1)
July 31, 2017 through August 28, 2017
Mondays: 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Windy Hill Professional Coaching Staff
CRN: GOL317.05
Fee: $190
Description
If you are beyond the Beginner Clinic and are ready to take the next step, this Clinic could be for you! Our professionals will use the latest "V1" Video Swing Analysis software to access your swing, make corrections, provide a written practice plan with drills while we take you shot by shot, covering every situation from Tee to the Green! We'll put it together in the final week with an "On the Course" playing lesson.

Golf - Adult Beginner
Course Offerings (1)
July 5, 2017 through July 26, 2017
Wednesdays: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Instructor: Windy Hill Professional Coaching Staff
CRN: GOLF317.02
Fee: $120
Description
For students with little or no golf experience. We will cover the basics of putting, chipping, and full swing. You will learn etiquette, how to keep score, how to set up a tee time, and much more. Give us four days and we will give you fun for a lifetime!

Golf - From Tee to Green: Adults
Course Offerings (1)
June 25, 2017 through July 23, 2017
Sundays: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Instructor: Windy Hill Professional Coaching Staff
CRN: GOLF317.03
Fee: $190
Description
This class will enable you to continue the progression in your golf game as you take your new golf skills from the practice area to the golf course and put your knowledge into action. We will teach you how to develop golf management skills that will lead to lower scores, how to utilize the golf course to enhance your practice efforts, and how to apply the rules of golf and etiquette during the play of a hole. Our professional staff will help you understand the necessary course essentials to help enhance your game on the beautiful links of Windy Hill.

Masters Golf Camp (full-day)
Course Offerings (1)
August 21, 2017 through August 25, 2017
Weekdays: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Windy Hill Professional Coaching Staff
CRN: GOLF317.12
Fee: $595
Lunch will be provided each day at Windy Hill! Please send a snack/drink of choice for the afternoon hours.
Description
This program is designed for ages 7-17 and will accommodate golfers with varying skill levels. Camp runs for five days from 9 am - 4 pm with the right mix of instruction on the range, putting green, and on course time. The morning sessions will emphasize skill building for full swing, short game, and putting. After lunch, campers will experience extensive training on both Par 3 and the Lake Course. This experience will prepare students to broaden their horizons for future play on an array of local golf courses. Lunch will be provided daily; please bring snack for afternoon break.

Mini-Masters Golf Camp (half-day)
Course Offerings (1)
August 21, 2017 through August 25, 2017
Weekdays: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Instructor: Windy Hill Professional Coaching Staff
CRN: GOLF317.14
Fee: $325
Please send a snack/drink of choice each day with your student. On FRIDAY, lunch provided for this course's half-day campers, along with the full-day campers.
Description
This course is for junior golfers of varying abilities ages 7-17. Taught by Windy Hill's Director of Junior instruction and staff in an exciting and game-oriented atmosphere, juniors will set the foundation for a lifetime of fun on the golf course. Skills covered include full swing, chipping, pitching, putting, and the sand game. Morning sessions will emphasize fundamentals in all aspects of the game. Students will receive a gift bag with passes to Windy Hill, ice cream treats, and lunch on Friday.

Private Golf Lessons I
Course Offerings (1)
June 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017
Instructor: Jill Briles-Hinton
CRN: GOLFP317.01
Fee: $395
Scheduled in consultation with the instructor.
Description
Register for individual one-on-one golf lessons with former UR Women's Golf Coach, Jill Briles-Hinton, LPGA Tour and Teaching Division Member, and LPGA Tour Professional. All lessons are offered at Windy Hill Sports Complex, with access to the lighted driving range and golf course, lighted practice facilities, and new indoor golf simulator! Course includes a total of 2.5 hours of individual instructional time to be used in any combination of increments.

Private Golf Lessons II
Course Offerings (1)
June 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017
Instructor: Jill Briles-Hinton
CRN: GOLFP317.02
Fee: $395
Scheduled in consultation with the instructor.
Description
The best way to improve your golf skills is through continued lessons. Register for continued individual one-on-one golf lessons with former UR Women's Golf Coach, Jill Briles-Hinton, LPGA Tour and Teaching Division Member, and LPGA Tour Professional. All lessons are offered at Windy Hill Sports Complex, with access to the lighted driving range and golf course, lighted practice facilities, and new indoor golf simulator! Course includes a total of 2.5 hours of individual instructional time to be used in any combination of increments.

Private Golf Lessons III
Course Offerings (1)
June 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017
Instructor: Jill Briles-Hinton
CRN: GOLFP317.03
Fee: $395
Scheduled in consultation with the instructor.
Description
Stick with it, success is on the way! With continued work on the range and onto the course, the more you practice, the better you can become! Register for individual one-on-one golf lessons with former UR Women's Golf Coach, Jill Briles-Hinton, LPGA Tour and Teaching Division Member, and LPGA Tour Professional. All lessons are offered at Windy Hill Sports Complex, with access to the lighted driving range and golf course, lighted practice facilities, and new indoor golf simulator! Course includes a total of 2.5 hours of individual instructional time to be used in any combination of increments.

Private Golf Lessons IV
Course Offerings (1)
June 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017
Instructor: Jill Briles-Hinton
CRN: GOLFP317.04
Fee: $395
Scheduled in consultation with the instructor.
Description
Stick with it, success is on the way! With continued work on the range and onto the course, the more you practice, the better you can become! Register for individual one-on-one golf lessons with former UR Women's Golf Coach, Jill Briles-Hinton, LPGA Tour and Teaching Division Member, and LPGA Tour Professional. All lessons are offered at Windy Hill Sports Complex, with access to the lighted driving range and golf course, lighted practice facilities, and new indoor golf simulator! Course includes a total of 2.5 hours of individual instructional time to be used in any combination of increments.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Course Offerings (2)
Saturday, August 5, 2017; 
8:30 - 11:30 am
Instructor: Black Dog Paddle
CRN: SUP317.04
Fee: $130
Saturday, August 26, 2017; 
8:30 - 11:30 am
Instructor: Black Dog Paddle
CRN: SUP317.05
Fee: $130
Description
Join Black Dog Paddle for Stand Up Paddle Boarding. Black Dog Paddle uses ONLY certified ACA SUP instructors, so you are guaranteed to receive the best possible instruction! Lessons cover all the basics as well as safety, strokes, and balance, and include a shorter ECO tour - paddling in nature. All essential gear is provided: SUP board, paddle, PFD, leash. Note: Minimum age 11; adult/guardian required to enroll separately AND accompany youth age 11-13 during the course.

Contact Us

Mary C. Raymond, Manager
Enrichment & Youth
Professional & Continuing Studies
Special Programs Building
28 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138
mraymond@richmond.edu