Carthage Golf Course Teaching Professional Seve Smith will be instructing several Get Golf Ready programs during the spring, summer and fall of 2018. $99 covers the 5 session program. Equipment will be provided to use during the sessions for those with out golf equipment.

Get Golf Ready Group 1 – April 16th 18th 20th 23rd and 25th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm each session.

Get Golf Ready Group 2 – May 8th 10th 15th 17th and 22nd. from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm each session.

More sessions will be starting in June, July, August and September. If you have 6 people we can form a session just for your group!

Sign up with Seve Smith by calling the golf course at 417 237 7030 or cell 417 622 3927 or email Seve at

Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you’ll need to play golf in just a few lessons. Seve will show you that there are lots of ways to play by combining fun, friends and fitness.

Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting.

No equipment needed!

Of the course of 5 lessons you’ll discover:

  • Warm up, stretching and wellness tips
  • The best ways to hold the club and get ready before you take a swing
  • Getting the ball close to the hole — chipping, pitching and other shots from short distances
  • Caring for the course

Get Golf Ready Thrives as Affordable, Fun Introduction to Golf

  • Getting comfortable with the full swing
  • Using your irons to get the ball in the air and onto the green
  • Learning the ‘lingo’, like fairway & rough, tee box & green, divot & bunker, and more
  • Having more fun using ‘It’s Okay’ as the way to play

Get Golf Ready Gets You on Course

  • Swinging your driver and other ‘big’ clubs to hit the long shots
  • Starting your play from the correct tee markers — use TEE IT FORWARD to have more fun
  • Helpful shortcuts to save time while you play

Grab a friend and Get Golf Ready

  • Linking all that you’ve learned to play a few holes
  • Tips for playing in groups, on teams and other fun ways to play
  • Getting you more comfortable on the course and where to drive the cart
  • Review of the rules and keeping score
  • More opportunities for you to come back and play golf