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6’ holes looking out to Killinure Bay, which is part of Lough Ree, sets you up for a day of spectacular golf in a stunning setting. Always investing in the future, Glasson has just announced the opening of a state-of-the-art golf tuition center, the Glasson Golf Academy. A separate short game area is also being built under USGA recommended specifications and will be inaugurated in spring 2017. Whether you are an experienced golfer, or new to the game, you can access a range of coaching in the Academy that is suitable for every stage of your development, all with stunning views over Killinure Lough and Temple Island. The academy will provide the best professional tuition aided by the latest technology including video analysis, trackman, chipping and putting aids. Facilities at Glasson Golf Academy: • Ten indoor driving bays • Eight outdoor driving bays • Two enclosed teaching bays • Short game area with chipping green and bunkers and putting green • Pro Shop • Specialized custom fitting area • Toilet and washing facilities Services that Glasson Golf Academy will be offering: • Individual coaching sessions for all standards both in the academy and on the course • Video sessions • Group lessons for ladies, seniors and beginner golfers • A full junior programme – weekly classes, roll ups and holiday camps There is little doubt that Glasson is one of Westmeath’s best known golf gems and a real must-do on the Irish golf circuit. Get In Touch L @glassonhotel C Volume 3 • Issue 35 59