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Adult Player Development

At Legacy Ridge and Walnut Creek we provide a fun and friendly experience for adults to learn the game of golf. Our many options below help adults find a program that works best for them. Whether it is a first-time beginner group class, a Speed Series to improve your club head speed, or a Tips and Sips class to "guarantee" the fun, we have many great options.

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Private Golf Lessons

Understand what you need to work on in simple terms and take away positive practice routines to help you improve. Find the right path for your game and get more enjoyment out of your golf today!

  • Half hour lesson $40
  • One hour lesson $80
  • Four (4) Half hour lessons $150
  • Playing Lessons (includes greens fee and cart)
    • One hour of time on course $80
    • Two hours of time on course $160 

Instructors at Walnut Creek Golf Preserve 

Please contact the Walnut Creek Golf Shop: 303-469-2974 to schedule. Lessons booked by appointment only.

  • Brian Carlson - PGA Head Golf Professional
  • Michael Weingartner - PGA, Player Development Coordinator 
  • Visanu Tongwarin - PGA Instructor
  • Jack Cavanagh - Assistant Golf Professional
  • Luke Lemon - Assistant Golf Professional

Instructors at Legacy Ridge Golf Course 

Please contact the Legacy Ridge Golf Shop: 303-438-8997 to schedule. Lessons booked by appointment only.

  • Joe Carlton - PGA Head Golf Professional
  • Michael Weingartner - PGA Player Development Coordinator
  • Visanu Tongwarin - PGA Instructor
  • Michael O'Toole - PGA Assitant Golf Professional
  • Erin Diegel - PGA Assistant Golf Professional

Adult Beginner Classes 

  • Great Value - 4 Group Lessons $99/person 
  • Includes FREE 9-hole round voucher (cart not included)
  • Rental Golf Clubs available, if needed
  • Classes start in April
  • Classes available at Legacy Ridge and Walnut Creek

Get Golf Ready

Get Golf Ready offers expert instruction designed for new golfers, with four easy, fun and affordable lessons from our professionals. In partnership with Welcome2Golf we promote our Get Golf Ready program as a great way to get comfortable with your surroundings, get excited about seeing your ball fly and feel empowered to go out and play. You’ll enjoy learning the basics of golf - rules, etiquette, fundamentals and navigating the course. By the time you “graduate,” you’ll have the tools necessary to get out and play with confidence! Real, on-course playing opportunities are the best way to increase your comfort level, and that’s what makes Get Golf Ready so much fun.

Upcoming Classes

  • Get Golf Ready at Legacy Ridge: April 21, 23, 28, & 30 
    • Time: 5:30 to 7 p.m.
  • Get Golf Ready at Walnut Creek: April 4, 11, 18, & 25
    • Time: 4 to 5:30 p.m.
  • Get Golf Ready at Walnut Creek: May 2, 9, 16, & 23
    • Time: 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Get Golf Ready 2

Get Golf Ready 2 offers a curriculum that is a continuation of Get Golf Ready. This program is designed for the intermediate golfer looking for instruction beyond the beginner stages.  During this five lesson program you will gain knowledge in more progressive topics including putting strategy, equipment fitting, trouble shots, course management and much more. 

Upcoming Classes

  • Get Golf Ready 2 at Legacy Ridge: May 2, 9, 16, & 23
    • Time: 9 to 10:30 a.m.


Team Building with Get Golf Ready 

Bring your work team closer together with a Get Golf Ready Program. Enjoy the outdoors and come together to learn a game for a lifetime. Contact Mike Weingartner, PGA at to schedule a time that works well for your group!

Team Building Benefits with Get Golf Ready

Our “LADIES ONLY” and “SENIORS ONLY” Golf Clinics provide players an avenue to learn golf in a fun and friendly environment, with other like-minded individuals of all levels. Students will rotate through stations of different topics, and will finish by playing on the course. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet others who are learning golf and no equipment is necessary. 

Senior Clinic Flyer


  • Legacy Ridge Date: June 6 
    • Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
  • Walnut Creek Date: Aug. 1 
    • Time: 10 a.m. to Noon
  • Fee: $30/person


One Day Golf Schools are designed to help improve all aspects of your golf game. The program will help you better understand how to effectively and efficiently improve your putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play and full swing. Instruction will be followed by on-course instruction, and LUNCH IS INCLUDED.

  • Offered at Legacy Ridge 
  • Date: Friday, Aug. 14, 2020
  • Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Fee: $250 
  • Class size limited. Sign up Today!


Wedge Clinics

Did you know that two out of every three shots occur from within 125 yards of the hole? The key to scoring is learning the secrets from 125 and in. Join Legacy Ridge and Callaway, Ping, TaylorMade, Titleist and Wilson for a Wedge Clinic. You’ll receive two hours of expert short game instruction that will help you in all critical situations – chips, pitches, bunkers, flops and more. Every attendee will also receive a personalized new wedge. This is truly one of the best investments you can make in your golf game in 2020. Don’t miss your chance to truly learn how to shoot lower scores!

Click the brand you are interested in: Callaway, Ping, TaylorMade, Titleist or Wilson

Tips and Sips

Join us for an hour with current friends (or sign up to make new ones) to learn some of the basics of golf in a casual atmosphere. The wine bottles are opened and available throughout the clinic. Once the clinic is finished, we like to move the fun to the patio to finish off the wine (maybe have some more), enjoy the view and have fun hanging out together!

  • Fee: $25/person
  • Legacy Ridge Dates: May 15, June 19, September 18
  • Walnut Creek Dates: July 17


More swing speed? This clinic is for you. Increase your swing speed to increase your distance. Using speed training clubs from SuperSpeed Golf ( and understanding your body’s natural movement, you will be able to see real gains in a short period of time. Max out your speed with this clinic.

Speed Series Level 1 at Walnut Creek

  • Dates: April 4, 11, 18, 25 & May 2
  • Time: 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Fee: $150/person
  • Fee $350/person (includes SuperSpeed clubs)

The Speed Series


Keep your head down! Rotate more! Get a full turn! Is this good advice? Your swing needs to match your physical limitations (and we all have them). Join this clinic to find your most natural swing and gain confidence. This clinic will involve 10-15 minutes of TPI (Titleist Performance Institute) physical screens to help each player understand their range of movement and what that means for their golf swing.

Body Swing Flyer


  • Walnut Creek - May 16 
    • Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Legacy Ridge - June 13
    • Time: Noon to 1:30 p.m.
  • Space is Limited! 


Ready to Play
Available to any student that has completed a player development class in the current year. A relaxed playing program that is available after completion of the Get Golf Ready or other introductory classes to help you feel confident on the course and build playing experience. You can bring your own group or meet others as you progress from four holes to completing nine holes. $20 per player: includes green fee, cart and a drink ticket. Reserve your spot two weeks in advance by calling Legacy Ridge at 303-438-8997.

Golf Specials

By joining the SPIRIT Club you will receive emails with e-coupons, monthly newsletters and specials. The information is held in confidence and will only be used to provide you with Golf Westminster e-coupons, specials and newsletters. 

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