High Performance

GOLF SA HIGH PERFORMANCE & DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

August 2016

The Golf SA High Performance Program provides a defined development pathway and program to enable talented golfers to achieve their individual goals. These programs lead to the National High Performance Program conducted by Golf Australia.

The Golf SA Program begins with participation in the Talent ID Squad leading to the High Performance Program which has three tiers. Players may then be invited to participate at State HP Camps and finally selected for the National High Performance Program.

Selection for State Teams (Interstate Series) and Representative Players (National Ranking Events) is not dependent on being in a HP Squad or Talent ID Squad.

High Performance Tier 1 Squad:

• Aimed at developing talented Athletes to their full potential
• Runs from July to June annually
• Selected in July annually
• Approximately 8-10 athletes 
• Includes:

Coaching: 20x4 Hrs Sessions (2 x monthly)
Strength & Conditioning:1 x 1hr weekly
Physiotherapy:1 x 1hr fortnightly
3D Sessions:2 annually
Psychology Workshops: tbc
Shots to Hole: Annual Subscription
Sports Medicine & Sports Science

• Players selected by HP Committee & Expressions of Interest & Interview
• Coordinated by the Golf SA High Performance Coaches

High Performance Tier 2 Squad:

• Aimed at developing talented Athletes to their full potential
• Runs from July to June annually
• Selected in July annually
• Includes junior and transitional players (14-18 Years)
• Approximately 12 athletes
• Includes:

Coaching: 10x4 Hrs Sessions (1 x monthly)
Strength & Conditioning:1 x 1hr weekly
Physiotherapy:1 x 1hr fortnightly
3D Sessions:  1 session per year
Psychology Workshops: tbc
Shots to Hole: Annual Subscription

• Players selected by HP Committee & Expressions of Interest & Interview
• Coordinated by the Golf SA High Performance Coaches

Tier 1 & Tier 2 Training Program - Correct as at October 13th

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High Performance Tier 3 Squad:

Aimed at identifying talented Athletes and providing a development pathway

Includes the delivery of a core program that includes technical (coaching) and a range of sports medicine/sports science components at a number of suitable facilities.

Selection Guidelines:
Dependant on level of applications – maximum 36 athletes across 4 groups
Players selected by HP Committee & Expressions of Interest
Coordinated by the Golf SA High Performance Coaches

Talent ID Week:
The aim of the Talent ID Festival:
  • Introduce the concepts of sports medicine and sports science as applied to golf
  • Provide a level of advanced coaching
  • Provide education in the Rules & Etiquette of Golf
Talent ID Festival Selection Guidelines (approx. and not limited to):
  • GA Handicap Range > Boys 0 - 18 / Girls 0 - 30
  • Age > Boys & Girls 12 to 15 years
  • There are approximately 30 positions available in the Talent ID Festival

Program & Registration Details

 
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