In 2017, the GRAA will host four Regional Boot Camps in different regions of the country (venues and dates listed below) with 30+ attendees per event including PGA Professionals, facility managers and facility owners/operators. In addition, GRAA personnel and two representatives from each sponsor company will be present.
Events to be held at either a private club, daily fee course, or stand alone range (venues and dates listed below). Continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments included. Attendance would be by invitation only.
Each event will feature several speakers with category specific (private, public and stand alone) breakout sessions over the two days, covering:
- Management Best Practices (marketing, staffing, insurance, pricing, retailing and F&B)
- Teaching & Fitting Best Practices, featuring outdoor demonstrations
- General Operations (netting, targets, mats, lights, pickers, balls, agronomy, etc.)
- Growth of the Game (CRM, special groups)
2017 GRAA Regional Boot Camps Venues and Dates
March 23, 2017 – Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania
August 29, 2017 – Chambers Bay, University Place, Washington
October 10, 2017 – Erin Hills, Erin, Wisconsin
October 25, 2017 – Atlanta Athletic Club, Johns Creek, Georgia
For more information, please contact your Golf Range Association of America sales representative.