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DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA

Get Into the Swing: Develop Your Golf Game at Beautiful Daytona Beach

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Program #19205RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Equipment Requirements
Golf Clubs, Proper Golf Attire, Soft Spike Golf Shoes Rental clubs available at additional charge of $60 for the week. You must call the pro shop and make these arrangements ahead of time. 386-756-0040. Please make sure and let them know you are with the Road Scholar program so that you will get the discounted amount. This amount is subject to change.

Itinerary for Mar 16 — Mar 21, 2014

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Type: Hotel

Description: 6 lighted tennis courts, Olympic size pool

Contact info:
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 USA
phone: 386-258-6333
Room amenities: refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed internet access

Facility amenities: 6 lighted tennis courts, fitness center, Olympic size swimming pool, great room with plasma TV

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel to inquire.
Ask for Road Scholar Rate. Rates are seasonal.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day One: Sunday, March 16 - Registration, get acquainted, dinner, and orienta...
Afternoon: Registration begins at 4:00 pm. You will meet your host and hostess for the week and receive your name badge, participant list, and do a get acquainted session.

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: After dinner you will continue into your orientation session where you will receive your folders and go over your week's schedule and other pertinent information.

Following orientation, the rest of the evening is yours to socialize, settle in, or just relax and get ready for a GREAT week of golf, sun, and fun!

Lodging: Best Western Plus International Speedway Hotel

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: 6 lighted tennis courts, Olympic size pool

Contact info:
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 USA
phone: 386-258-6333
Room amenities: refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed internet access

Facility amenities: 6 lighted tennis courts, fitness center, Olympic size swimming pool, great room with plasma TV

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel to inquire.
Ask for Road Scholar Rate. Rates are seasonal.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Two: Monday, March 17 - WELCOME, introductions, golf etiquette, hitting s...
WELCOME, introductions, golf etiquette, hitting stations, and 9 holes of golf in the afternoon.

Breakfast: At the hotel

Morning: (Approximate times)

9:00-9:15 - Welcome and introduction of golf instructors

9:15-10:15 - Split into three groups - golf etiquette

10:15-10:30 - Break

10:30-11:00 - Grip, Aim, and Set-up

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15-12:00 - Hands on hitting stations, Lever System -release - timing

12:00-12:15 - Questions and Answers

Lunch: At course.

Afternoon: Enjoy 9-holes of golf on one of these beautiful course while a pro overlooks your progress:

www.pelicanbaycc.com/north.html

or

www.pelicanbaycc.com/south.html

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: We offer some performances if available. If not it is social time and time to relax.

Lodging: Best Western Plus International Speedway Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: 6 lighted tennis courts, Olympic size pool

Contact info:
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 USA
phone: 386-258-6333
Room amenities: refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed internet access

Facility amenities: 6 lighted tennis courts, fitness center, Olympic size swimming pool, great room with plasma TV

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel to inquire.
Ask for Road Scholar Rate. Rates are seasonal.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, March 18 - Driving range, chipping, putting, sand bunker, an...
Driving range, chipping, putting, sand bunker, and 9 holes of golf in the afternoon.

Breakfast: At the hotel

Morning: (Approximate times)

9:00-9:15 - Morning meeting on the driving range. Break into 3 groups.

9:15-10:00 - Group 1 - Putting Green - Chipping and putting

Group 2 - Sand bunker - Bunker shots

Group 3 - Driving range - short irons.

10:00-10:15 - Break

10:15-11:00 - Group 1 - Sand bunker - Bunker shots

Group 2 - Driving range - Short Irons

Group 3 - Putting Green - Chipping and Putting

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15-12:00 - Group 1 - Driving Range - Short Irons

Group 2 - Putting Green - Chipping and Putting

Group 3 - Sand Bunker - Bunker Shots

12:00-12:15 - Questions and Answers

Lunch: At course.

Afternoon: Enjoy 9-holes of golf on one of these beautiful course while a pro overlooks your progress:

www.pelicanbaycc.com/north.html

or

www.pelicanbaycc.com/south.html

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: Golf etiquette lecture

Lodging: Best Western Plus International Speedway Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Type: Hotel

Description: 6 lighted tennis courts, Olympic size pool

Contact info:
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 USA
phone: 386-258-6333
Room amenities: refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed internet access

Facility amenities: 6 lighted tennis courts, fitness center, Olympic size swimming pool, great room with plasma TV

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel to inquire.
Ask for Road Scholar Rate. Rates are seasonal.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, March 19 - Driving range, driver, fairway woods, and 9 holes...
Driving range, driver, fairway woods, and 9 holes of golf in the afternoon.

Breakfast: At the hotel

Morning: (Approximate times)

9:00-9:15 - Good morning meeting on the driving range

9:15-10:00 - Ball flight Laws - Why does the ball do what it does?

10:-00-10:15- Break

10:15-11:00 - Driving Range - Driver and Fairway Woods

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15-12:15 - Review of the first three days - practice drills

Lunch: At course.

Afternoon: Enjoy 9-holes of golf on one of these beautiful course while a pro overlooks your progress:

www.pelicanbaycc.com/north.html

or

www.pelicanbaycc.com/south.html

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: The Rules of the Game lecture.

Lodging: Best Western Plus International Speedway Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: 6 lighted tennis courts, Olympic size pool

Contact info:
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114 USA
phone: 386-258-6333
Room amenities: refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed internet access

Facility amenities: 6 lighted tennis courts, fitness center, Olympic size swimming pool, great room with plasma TV

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel to inquire.
Ask for Road Scholar Rate. Rates are seasonal.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Five: Thursday, March 20 - Driving range, Golf simulator, and 9 holes of gol...
Breakfast: At the hotel

Morning: (Approximate times)

9:00-9:15 - Good morning meeting on the driving range.

9:15-10:00 - Golf psychology 101

10:00-10:15 - Break

10:15-11:00 - Driving Range - special shots and conditions

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15 - 12:00 - Driving Range - Rules of Golf

12:00-12:15 - Questions and answers

Lunch: At course.

Afternoon: Enjoy 9-holes of golf on one of these beautiful course while a pro overlooks your progress:

www.pelicanbaycc.com/north.html

or

www.pelicanbaycc.com/south.html

Dinner: At the hotel

Evening: Social time.

Lodging: Best Western Plus International Speedway Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, March 21 - Program wrap-up
Breakfast: At the hotel

Morning: (Approximate times)

9:00-9:15 - Good morning meeting on the driving range

9:15-10:00 - Group 1 - Driving range - Mid irons

Group 2 - Driving range - driver and woods.

Group 3 - Fairway Bunkers

10:00-10:15 - Break

10:15-11:00 - Group 1 - Fairway Bunkers

Group 2 - Driving Range - mid irons

Group 3 - Driving Range - Driver and woods

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15-12:00 - Group 1 - Driving range - driver and woods

Group 2 - Fairway bunkers

Group 3 - Driving Range - mid irons

12:00-12:15 - Week review and conclusion.

Lunch: Closing lunch at hotel.

Afternoon: Independent departures. Have a safe trip home and we hope to see you again soon.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
9 Hands-on experiences

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