Entries by Stacy Shanks

The Original You: Sissi Wang

Sissi Wang took up golf two years ago and with the help of Bishops Gate Golf Academy she’s lowered her scoring average from 100 into the high 70s. Sissi also feels she’s become more outgoing and able to express her feelings after her time at BGGA.  

Julian Perico Dominates Junior Golf in Latin America

Julian Perico’s has taken his game, his self-discipline, his commitment and his dedication to the next level at Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA). He started as a part-time student in 2015 before joining the Academy full-time in 2016. Since making the commitment to develop his game at BGGA, Perico has flourished, especially in international golf […]

BGGA Students Dominate Junior Golf Headlines This Fall

BGGA students didn’t waste any time this fall excelling in tournaments. They immediately started making headlines with wins and top finishes on junior golf tours once the fall tournament schedule began this semester. Their success demonstrates the excellence that is instilled in BGGA students from the moment they arrive. Top Highlights: Tracy Lee named to […]

What Length Golf Clubs Should I Use?

By Kris Sirak, BGGA Master Club-Maker/Fitter and Assistant Coach One of the first steps in the fitting process at BGGA is determining club length. It is also one of the most important factors that will influence your posture and setup. Chances are if your club length isn’t correct, your posture will be off as well, and […]

Where are They Now? With Yukie Sasaki

Yukie Sasaki graduated from Bishops Gate Golf Academy in May 2017 and went on to play on the women’s golf team at the University of Houston. Yukie shares how her college experience is going so far and what she learned at BGGA to help her transition to college. Q: How did you get started in […]

How to Manage Pre-Tournament Nerves and Pressure

By Drake Edmond, BGGA Senior Coach Do you find yourself thinking about the outcome before you play an event? Perhaps you wonder  what you need to shoot to play well or how you can best manage your game around the course if you’re not hitting the ball well? Perhaps you find yourself having a difficult […]