Golf Center of Connecticut

2012 GRAA Top 50 Golf Range / Stand Alone Facilities

Golf Center of Connecticut

Thomas Kim, Manager

784 River Road

Shelton, CT 06484


Facility Amenities:

  • Bays with Mats (60)
  • Accurate Yardage Measurements on Tees to Targets
  • Short Game Practice Area
  • Lighting for Night Use
  • Synthetic Putting Green
  • Covered Areas

Additional Amenities:

  • Miniature Golf Course (18)
  • Heated Bays (30)
  • Pro Shop (1,500 Sq. Ft.)
  • Food & Beverage
  • Ice Rink
  • Laser Tag
  • Bowling
  • Video Arcade
  • Batting Cages

Type of Range Targets:

  • Flags
  • Bunkers
  • Built-up Greens

Instruction provided.

Number of PGA Professional Instructors: 3

Clubfitting services provided.

Total number of visits to facility per year: 300,000

Number of range balls dispensed on range per year: 7,500,000

Number of range balls in inventory: 650,000 (1,250,000 new others used for winter)

New balls are acquired: Annually

Best range promotion: Placed corporate logo on 500 range balls and mixed them with our inventory.. when customer gets the corp logo ball – they win a free bucket.

Special programs: Free activity pass- kids read a book at local library, free activity pass- elementary school honor roll, annual Christmas ice show- customers bring food for homeless.. and many many more- fundraisers .. free auction certificates.. etc.