Strive for Excellence program

November 2020 to September 2021

(Registration opens September 1)

Strive for Excellence (Strive) is a comprehensive coaching program for aspiring competitive junior golfers.

Strive is designed for junior golfers, at all levels, who want to increase their enjoyment and success in the game, in a fun and supportive environment, under the guidance of Class “A” PGA Professional Instructor, Jamie Reimer. Jamie has over 13 years of extensive experience coaching junior golfers, and his program has proven successful for many prominent players who have gone on to win various titles including:

Current Junior Alberta champion (eight-shot margin) 
Current Alberta Amateur runner-up 
Alberta Bantam champion
Alberta Boys’ Bantam Champion
Alberta Golf Player of the Year
American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Reynolds team 
Alberta Junior Masters’ Champion
Alberta Provincial Juvenile Girls’ champion
Alberta Provincial Girls’ champion
Alberta Men’s Amateur champion
Alberta Open Champion
Top 10 in Canadian Men’s Amateur rankings

Strive programs

Reimer Golf offers four Strive programs depending on a player’s age and golf experience: Strive Elite, Strive B, Strive C, and Intro to Competition. All Strive programs incorporate various aspects of the game, including strength and flexibility, swing mechanics, mental and emotional strategies, course management, and tournament support. Strive programs also include weekly, private lessons with Jamie, Perri Ford mental training, a CJGA membership, Golfuture YYC, TrackMan 4 and GolfCoach access, tournament scheduling and planning, and more.

 

Strive Elite

The Strive Elite program is for experienced and talented players, ages 12-18, who are fully dedicated to the game of golf, have previous tournament experience, and are working towards a university scholarship or want to compete at the highest junior level.

Strive Elite players participate in a 11-month program that includes a 55-minute private lesson every week, private Perri Ford mental training, nine tournament observation rounds, four tournament practice rounds, and the opportunity to compete in various tournaments across Alberta, Canada, and the U.S.

Players must meet at least three eligibility requirements to be accepted into the Strive Elite program:

  • Ages: 12-18
  • Handicap: 15 and under
  • Tournaments played in the last year: 10 or more
  • Tournament wins required: Yes
  • Rounds logged in 2020: 50 or more
  • Previous coaching required: Yes
  • Junior membership required: Yes

Cost: $6500
Initial deposit: $1500
Start date: November 2, 2020
Program duration: 11 months

Strive B

The Strive B program is for passionate golfers, ages 15-18, who have some previous tournament experience or still have another sport they are competing in. Strive B is designed for players who want to play golf competitively but aren’t ready for high-level competition just yet.

Strive B players participate in an eight-month program that includes a 55-minute private lesson every week, private Perri Ford mental training, up to 10 tournament observation rounds, and up to four tournament practice rounds.

Players must meet at least three eligibility requirements to be accepted into the Strive B program:

  • Ages: 12-18
  • Handicap: 15 and under
  • Tournaments played in the last year: 10 or more
  • Tournament wins required: Yes
  • Rounds logged in 2020: 50 or more
  • Previous coaching required: Yes
  • Junior membership required: Yes

Cost: $6000
Initial deposit: $1500
Start date: November 2, 2020
Program duration: 11 months

Strive C

The Strive C program is for committed, future competitive players, ages 12-15, who have no previous tournament experience or still have other sports on the go, but are working towards Strive Elite.

 

Strive C players participate in an eight-month program that includes a 55-minute private lesson every week, optional semi-private lessons, group Perri Ford mental training, up to five tournament observation rounds, and up to two tournament practice rounds. 

 

Players must meet at least three eligibility requirements to be accepted into the Strive C program:

  • Ages: 12-15
  • Handicap: 36 and under
  • Tournaments played in the last year: None required
  • Tournament wins required: No
  • Rounds logged in 2020: 25 or more
  • Previous coaching required: No
  • Junior membership required: No 
Cost: $6000
Initial deposit: $1500
Start date: November 2, 2020
Program duration: 11 months
 

Intro to Competition

The Intro to Competition program is for new, hard-working golfers, ages 9-12, who are brand new to competitive golf, and are ready to take the next step.

Intro to Competition players participate in a nine-month program that includes a 30-minute private lesson every week as well as group Perri Ford mental training.

Players must meet at least three eligibility requirements to be accepted into the Intro to Competition program:

  • Ages: 9-12
  • Handicap: None required
  • Tournaments played in the last year: None required
  • Tournament wins required: No
  • Rounds logged in 2020: None required
  • Previous coaching required: No
  • Junior membership required: No

Cost: $3000
Initial deposit: $500
Start date: January 11, 2021
Program duration: 9 months

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