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The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa, Victoria

GOLF SCHOOL IN VICTORIA, BC CANADA

Golf Victoria's Only Nicklaus Design Course!

Welcome to Canada's only 36 holes of Nicklaus Design golf at Bear Mountain Resort!

 

The Westin Bear Mountain Resort and Spa

Jack & Steve Nicklaus co-designed Mountain Course or the Nicklaus Design Valley Course - both offering amazing views of British Columbia's breathtaking landscape.Set alongside the lush green fairways of Canada's only 36 hole Nicklaus Design golf offering, you will find The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa, Victoria featuring 156 contemporary guestrooms each with expansive views of the rolling fairways, nearby Mount Finlayson and village centre.

 

The Westin Bear Mountain Resort and Spa is located about 200 yards for the 1st tee and about 500 yards from the lesson tee!  Offering the ultimate in comfort and convenience for golf school students, your golf school experience will be unbeatable. This luxury hotel welcomes you with a premium level of style, sophistication, and elegance you would expect from any world class resort – all just minutes from Victoria, B.C.'s beautiful downtown inner harbor.

 

Westin Bear Mountain is one of the finest golf clubs in Western Canada! Just minutes from downtown Victoria, Westin Bear Mountain features a stunning series of panoramic city, ocean and mountain views. Resting at the base of Mount Finlayson, this Nicklaus-designed course has combined superb playability with unique West Coast surroundings. Five tee selections varying from 5000 to 7200 yards ensure the ultimate experience for every level of golfer.

 

Randle Golf School is based in Victoria, BC Canada and was founded by Canadian PGA Golf Professionals, John and Lori Randle. This United States Golf Schools with John Randle offers golf lessons and golf schools, all year long. The golf school is located in beautiful Victoria, BC Canada and offers golf lessons and golf schools for all skill levels. United States Golf Schools is teaming up with western Canada’s best golf school program, and John and Lori Randle, Canadian PGA instructors. The United States Golf School is pound to offer golf school packages at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa in Victoria, BC. We offer co-ed schools and Women-Only Golf Schools , along with Canadian’s best junior programs, all designed to help golfers of every skill level and with all parts of the game. If you are looking to improve, you will find a golf school to fit your present level of play and goals for the future.

 

John and Lori believe that everyone can learn to play better golf and get more enjoyment from his or her game. In order to help their students, they have developed a teaching style that is easy to understand and effective for all abilities of golfers.

GOLF SCHOOL FACILITY

Practice Facility

A world-class golf academy is not possible without a top level facility. John is the Academy Director at the Bear Mountain Golf Academy and Lori is the Lead Instructor. The Academy offers large grass hitting decks and several well defined targets to accurately simulate on-course conditions. Complete with areas to practice out of the rough, off side-hill lies and other trouble shots, the facility offers everything a golfer needs to work on their long game.

Video Instruction

V1 software is a key element of United States Golf Schools. Video instruction has advanced to an amazing level. We uses state-of-the-art computer video systems that utilize V1 software. V1, the same software used by the game’s best teachers like Butch Harmon, giving John and Lori all the tools needed for diagnosing swing faults and, more importantly, the ability to clearly communicate them to the student.

The video system also gives John and Lori the ability to send a complete summary of the key points from a lesson to each student via the Internet. These video summaries provide a great reference so each student can stay on the correct path long after they attend the school.

The Golf Course

The golf course is another key element of a great golf academy and this is a huge strength of the Bear Mountain Golf Academy. Bear Mountain Resort is the only golf facility in Canada that can boast 36 holes of Nicklaus Design golf. If you want to be picky, we actually have 37 holes if you count the betting hole perched overlooking Victoria and beyond.

We are very pleased to be at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa in Victoria and the wonderful addition of two world class golf instructors, John and Lori. They are sure you will find the facilities to be everything you could hope for and make your instructional experience very rewarding.

Along with our award winning 2-3-and 5 day golf school programs,  United States Golf Schools is proud to offer the following special programs with the John and Lori Randall 

    • Tune-Up Schools
    • Scoring Game Schools
    • Custom Schools
    • Corporate Golf Events
    • Womens Only Schools

Call for details – 1 800 756 5052

Award Winning Instructors  

John Randle

John has been playing golf for over 25 years. A native Victorian, he played junior golf at Uplands GC before attending the University of Washington where he played on the golf team and earned a Bachelor of Psychology degree.

After graduation John turned pro and played on tour from 1990 – 1997. His travels included seven years on the Canadian Tour, two seasons on the South African PGA Tour and extensive play on mini tours in the U.S. His playing career was highlighted by two events on the PGA Tour.

At the end of 1997 he turned his focus to teaching the game and has become one of Canada’s most sought after instructors.

Teaching Credentials

  • Academy Director – Bear Mountain Golf Academy
  • 2007 PGA of BC Teacher of the Year
  • Golf Magazine “Top Teacher in BC” since 2005
  • 2002 BC PGA Teacher of the Year
  • Head Golf Coach – Camosun College
  • Presently has 4 students playing college golf in the U.S.
  • Canadian PGA Member since 1990
  • Author of book A Wake Up Call for Your Golf Game
  • Written over 90 articles in golf publications and newspapers.

Playing Credentials

  • Canadian Tour member since 1991
  • Winner of over 50 professional events including the BC PGA Championship, BC PGA Assistants’ Championship and the Vancouver Island PGA Championship.
  • Played the South African Tour from 1994 – 1996
  • Played several US mini-tour events from 1992 – 1996
  • Played in two events on the PGA Tour (1991 Canadian Open and 1999 Air Canada Championship)
  • Has held six course records

Lowest Tournament Rounds

  • 64 – 1997 Klondike Klassic (Canadian Tour Event)
  • 60 – 1997 Cedar Hill Open
  • 65 – 1998 BC Assistants’ Championship (Morgan Creek GC)
  • 66 – 1999 Vancouver Island Assistants Championship
  • 65 – 2001 Uplands Pro-Am
  • 69 – 2003 Vancouver Island PGA at Bear Mountain
  • 67 – 2004 Vancouver Island Assistants Championship
  • 66 – 2004 Duncan Meadows Pro-Am

Packages:

Two-Day Schools include:

  • 6 hours of instruction with a maximum of three other golfers at a similar skill level
  • Unlimited practice balls and use of short game facilities on the days of your school
  • Long Game Schools provide state-of-the-art video analysis with a personalized lesson review via the Internet
  • Lunch each day in our restaurant overlooking the golf course
  • 18 holes of golf with power cart each day on our award winning, Nicklaus Design courses
  • The Academy “Welcome Gift”
  • The Bear Mountain Golf Academy manual
  • Complete equipment assessment with recommendations
  • Personalized practice plan for lasting improvement
  • Secure club storage at Bear Mountain Resort during the school

A Typical two-day Long Game School

*Note – school itineraries are flexible and can be changed to fit the needs of those attending.

Day One
  • 8:00 – Golf
  • 12:30 – Lunch
  • 1:30 – Intros, stretching and student bios discussed
  • 2:00 – Video taken of swings
  • 2:15 – Discussion of the 3 vital concepts for a consistent swing – “Foundation of Knowledge”
  • 3:30 – Short break
  • 3:40 – Personalized swing instruction
  • 5:00 – End of Day One
Day Two
  • 8:00 – Golf
  • 12:30 – Lunch
  • 2:00 – Review of video and personalized swing instruction
  • 4:00 – Practice Skills and action plans for maximum improvement
  • 5:00 – End of Day Two
  • 5:15 – Celebratory Beverage with John or Lori

Three-Day Schools include:

  • 10 hours of instruction with a maximum of three other golfers at a similar skill level
  • Two-hour playing lesson on Day Three with John
  • Unlimited practice balls and use of short game facilities on the days of your school
  • State-of-the-art video analysis with a personalized lesson review
  • Lunch on Days 2 and 3 in our restaurant overlooking the golf course
  • 18 holes with power cart on Days 2 and 3 either of the Mountain or Valley Courses
  • The Academy “Welcome Gift”
  • The Bear Mountain Golf Academy manual
  • Personalized practice plan for lasting improvement
  • Complete equipment assessment and recommendations
  • Video summary via the Internet
  • Secure club storage at Bear Mountain during school

A Typical Three-day School

*Note – school itineraries are flexible and can be changed to fit the needs of those attending.

Day One
  • 1:00 – Intros, stretching and student bios
  • 2:00 – Video of swings
  • 2:15 – Presentation of the 3 vital concepts for a consistent swing
  • 3:30 – Short break
  • 3:40 – Pitching and short wedges
  • 4:30 – Putting
  • 5:00 – End of Instruction Session
  • 5:15 – Practice Session – Highly recommended
  • 5:30 – Tee Off for 9 holes – Optional
Day Two
  • 8:15 – Stretching and stories from Day One
  • 8:30 – Chipping and Sand Play
  • 9:45 – Review of video and personalized swing instruction
  • 10:30 – Short break
  • 10:35 – Full Swing
  • 11:30 – Lunch
  • 1:00 – Tee Off
Day Three
  • 8:30 – Back 9 for two-hour playing lesson with John or Lori
  • 10:30 – Short Break
  • 10:40 – Full swing – Before and After video comparisons
  • 12:00 – Practice Skills for maximum improvement
  • 12:30 – Lunch with John
  • 1:30 – Tee Off

Five-Day Schools include:

  • 17 hours of instruction with a maximum of three other golfers at a similar skill level
  • 2 Hours of on-course instruction with John or Lori on Days Three and Day
  • Unlimited practice balls and use of short game facilities on the days of your school
  • State-of-the-art video analysis with a personalized lesson review
  • Lunch 4 days in our restaurant overlooking the golf course
  • 18 holes of golf with power cart on Days 2, 3, and 5 on either the Valley or Mountain courses
  • The Academy “Welcome Gift”
  • The Bear Mountain Golf Academy manual
  • Personalized practice plan for lasting improvement
  • Complete equipment assessment and recommendations
  • Video summary via the internet for future reference
  • Secure club storage at Bear Mountain during school

A Typical Five-Day School

*Note – school itineraries are flexible and can be changed to fit the needs of those attending.

Day One
  • 1:00 – Intros, stretching and student bios
  • 2:00 – Video taken of students’ swings
  • 2:15 – Presentation of the 3 vital concepts for a consistent swing
  • 3:30 – Short break
  • 3:40 – Putting – Stroke Mechanics
  • 4:20 – Pitching and Wedge Play
  • 5:00 – End of Instruction Session
  • 5:15 – Practice Session – Optional
  • 5:30 – Tee Off for 9 holes – Optional
Day Two
  • 8:15 – Stretching and stories from Day One
  • 8:30- Chipping
  • 9:15 – Pitching
  • 9:45 – Review of video and personalized swing instruction
  • 10:45 – Short break
  • 10:50 – Full Swing
  • 11:30 – Lunch with John
  • 1:00 – Tee Off
Day Three
  • 8:30 – Back 9 for two-hour playing lesson with John
  • 10:30 – Short Break for coffee
  • 10:40 – Full swing – Before and After video comparisons
  • 11:45 – Putting – Feel and Green Reading
  • 12:30 – Lunch
  • 1:30 – Tee Off
Day Four
  • 9:00 – Short Wedges and Short trouble shots (high lobs, buried lies, etc.)
  • 10:30 – How to maximize practice time
  • 11:00 – Long Game Shot Making (side hills, intentional curves, high and low, etc.)
  • 12:00 – Lunch with John
Day Five
  • 8:30 – Back 9 for two-hour playing lesson with instructor
  • 10:30 – Short Break for coffee
  • 10:40 – Full swing – Before and after video created
  • 12:00- How to Practice and Action Plans developed
  • 12:30 – Lunch
  • 1:30 – Tee Off

 

Golf School in Victoria, BC Canada - Rates
3 Day / 3 Night Package for 4 = $1199.00 per person

** Room rates are at the Bear Mountain Westin, and do not include taxes.
Packages Commuter
15% off - 2 people
Single Double
1 BR Suite
2 Day / 2 Night $955.00 $1399.00 $899.00
3 Day / 3 Night $1349.00 $1949.00 $1549.00
5 Day / 5 Night $1999.00 $3449.00 $2599.00
For More Information
Call 800-756-5052 or E-mail usgolschools@gmail.com