Kids on Course

Vallejo Kids on Course Golf Club

The primary purpose of the Vallejo Kids on Course Golf Club is to promote and encourage a recreational activity for juniors through the game of golf, and to provide learning facilities that promote sound values and principles for all aspects of life. The program curriculum focuses on life skills and values, golf skills, etiquette, pace of play, and rules of golf.

 

This program is designed in association with the NCGA Foundation to give the youth of Northern California access to participating golf courses at $5 or less. It also enables kids to receive NCGA membership ( includes handicap service and NCGA Golf magazine ).
A list of current participating courses can be found at www.ncgafoundation.org.

 

Each junior member is eligible for reduced rates of only $5 at Blue Rock Springs East and West courses any day after 11:30am. Membership provides each junior with access to monthly tournaments and clinics. This program has huge benefits for kids and grows the game of golf.

 

 

Click here to download 2015 KOC Schedule

Who we are:

Mission statement:

The goal of the junior golf program is to develop the skills needed to play and enjoy the game of golf. The program will emphasize sound values and principles that will carry over into all aspects of life. Vallejo Kids On Course’s mission is to promote the game of golf to all juniors, and be recognized as a leader in junior golf activities.

 

Membership benefits includes:

  • Education on Life-skills; Courtesy, Responsibility, Positive attitude, Sportsmanship and Honesty
  • Discounts! Save $1.50 on every small bucket you practice. Also save as much as $11 on green fee. (Green fee discount available after 12pm everyday.)
  • NCGA handicap: Log your scores and obtain an official handicap. Need this to play junior tournaments.
  • Fun, fun, fun. Free clinics, camps and play-dates. Great opportunities to practice and play with other kids.

 

Getting started is as easy as 1,2,3.                          (sku#89007)

  1. Complete VKOC application form. (VKOC Application is available online, in pro shop and driving range)
  2. Make a payment of an annual membership fee, $40 per child by cash, check or Visa/Master card, in person at the pro shop, driving range or by mail to VKOC 655 Columbus Pkwy Vallejo CA 94591 
  3. Call or visit the driving range, 707-553-2125 and sign up for clinics and playdates.  If you have any questions, you can also call 707-643-8476 (Pro Shop) for more information.

 

How to sign up for clinics, camps and playdates

  1. Pick up a yearly schedule that is available on October 1st through website, driving range or pro shop.
  2. There are clinics and camps where kids can learn various golf fundamentals whether they are beginners or intermediate players.  
  3. Please RSVP by calling 707-553-2125 or by visit the driving range, and put your name on each sign-up sheet for clinics, camps and playdates.  . If you cannot make it, make sure you take your name off the list. No show are subject to $5 penalty payable to Jr. Fund (sku# 90000).
  4. RSVP for camps, clinics and play-dates start 1month prior to the date and close 5 days prior to the date of the event. Sign-up sheets are available ONLY in the Driving Range.
  5. On the day of clinics and camps, we will meet either at the driving range shop, club house or pro shop. Please check the calendar and check the meeting place.  

Club house and PRO Shop are located on the west course side. Driving range is located on the other side of Columbus Pkwy from the west course.

 

Support/Volunteers

Please support Vallejo Kids On the Course program by donating and volunteering in the program.

  • Donations to VKOC Junior fund, (#90000), are welcome at anytime
  • Looking to donate your time? Some of the help we need are as below. Please sign up on our VKOC volunteer sheet located in the driving range or pro shop.
    • Scorers
    • Players assistants
    • Assistant in clinics and camps

 

2015 VALLEJO Kids On Course Program Schedule

Clinics: RSVP is recommended. Sign up in the driving range.  No-shows are subject to penalty.
December 20th Golf fitness and indoor practice       (12pm at the clubhouse)
January 24th Orientation/ safety clinic (12:00 pm in clubhouse)
February 7th Full Swing Clinic / Life Skill Lesson: Responsibility   (12:00 pm at driving range)
February 28th Full Swing Clinic / Life Skill Lesson: Honesty   (12:00 pm at driving range)
March 14th Putting Clinic / Life Skill Lesson: Courtesy    (12:00pm at driving range putting green)
April 11th Putting Clinic / Life Skill Lesson: Sportsmanship  
 (12:00pm at driving range putting green) 
May 2nd Trouble Shots Clinic /Life Skill Lesson: Decision Making
 (12:00 pm at driving range)    
May 16th Walk the course with the pro: LEARN HOW TO PLAY! /
Life skill Lesson: Positive Attitude   (3:00pm Pro shop)
 
Summer Camp: June 1st through July 30th Summer Camps
(More information to be available in May 2nd)
May 2nd Summer Camps SIGN-UP STARTS!
Please visit the driving range and sign up with your VKOC card in person.
 
Play dates: WEDNESDAYS (RSVP at driving range with VKOC Member card)
We are meeting by the Pro Shop: check-in @ 11:00am, First Tee Time @ 12:00pm.
June 24th 5-clubs Stroke Play / Life skill review on Courtesy 
Select five clubs to play your nine hole round
July 8th Stroke Play / Life Skill Review on Responsibility
A competitor plays the stipulated round with their own ball
July 15th Stableford Competition/ Life Skill Review on Decision Making
Points are awarded in relation to par for each hole.
July 22nd Scramble/ Life Skill Review on Honesty and Sportsmanship
Everybody in the group plays from a selected location until the ball is holed.
July 29th Four Ball Stroke Play/ Life Skill Review on Positive Attitude
Two player team event, each player plays their own ball.  The best score of the team will count as the team score.
August 5th Vallejo City Junior Stroke Play 9 holes Championship (Registration at 10am)
Open to the Public. Any junior golfers who are in ages between 7 and 17 years old who can play 9 holes can sign up. 
Entry fee is free to the VKOC members and $20 to non-member. Please sign-up by filling out an entry form in the Pro shop. Entry deadline is 5 days prior.
 
VKOC is proud to host two prestigious tournaments for JGANC (Junior Golf Association of Northern California) :
April 2nd JGANC Loudon/Brophy Golf Tournament (Tee times starting at 9am)
This Tournament is open to JGANC members and some local non-members. Entry fee is $40 for the member and $55 for non-members.
JGANC members must register online at jganc.com. Non-member must register through the Tournament Director at the course.  Entry Deadline is One week prior.
Sept. 19th JGANC Joe Mortara Tour Championship (Tee times starting at 10am)
Joe Mortara Tour Championship is open to JGANC members only. All participants must register online at jganc.com. Entry Deadline is One week prior.