Tuesday, September 22, 2020

SPECIAL OLYMPICS COLLIER COUNTY NEEDS ASSISTANT COACHES FOR GOLF FOR THE 2015 SEASON

DATES:  June 2rd to August 1nd, 2015

 

DAYS OF PRACTICE AND TIMES: Every Tuesday 5:00–6:30 pm (Practices held rain or shine unless otherwise notified).

 

LOCATIONGolden Gate Country Club, 4100 Golden Gate Parkway, Naples 34116 (Just west of 951 on GG Pkwy).

 

COMPETITION DATES:

County Games: Tuesday, July 7th 2015 at GGCC 5:00-6:30 pm. Coaches are expected to be at games.

Area Games: Saturday, August 1st 2015 at Royal Palm Country Club, Naples 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. Coaches are expected at games.

State Golf Games:  Fri-Sat September 4th-5th, 2015 in Orlando. Not all coaches are expected to go to State Golf Games. But we will need some to go.

 

ASSISTANT COACH REQUIREMENTS: Must be a Class A volunteer with Special Olympics (requires a background check) and be able to teach and work with athletes with intellectual disabilities.  You do not have to be an expert golfer to be a coach. If you are familiar with golf in general you will be able to help out our skills players. Skills events for our athletes include: Driving, Chipping and Putting.

 

FINAL NOTE: We hope to have enough volunteers so that you will not have to go every week if you choose and help our athletes get ready for competition. We need your help to keep this program going. So if you can spare an hour and a half a week and have played the game of golf sometime in your life you are just what we are looking for. If you are interested please contact the Special Olympics office by email atsocc@comcast.net or phone 239-775-1991.  Thank you for your time and consideration.

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