ALBANY GOLF ACADEMY
“Creating well-rounded golfers that compete at the elite level is our driving purpose.” MITCHELL SPEARMAN
ALBANY GOLF ACADEMY POWERED BY MITCHELL SPEARMAN
UNMATCHED FACILITIES FOR AN ELEVATED GAME The Albany Golf Academy at Windsor High School combines all aspects of the game to elevate student-athletes to the next level. With physical training, coaching, on-course play multiple times per week and on weekends, and targeted short game practise, the golf programme provides a rigorous and disciplined schedule to help cultivate the gameâ€™s top athletes. Using the latest technologies including a launch monitor, and swin g catalyst, student-athletes can assess and improve all areas of their game. Practise on the same championship golf course and practi ce facilities enjoyed by some of the worldâ€™s foremost athletes, who live and play at Albany.
MITCHELL SPEARMAN World-renowned golf instructor, Mitchell Spearman has taught a variety of students who have won Major championships, PGA TOUR tournaments, prestigious amateur tournaments, and an array of junior tournaments. He is known globally for his instruction on the TV show “Golfing World” and is recognized in the U.S. for appearances and frequent mentions on The Golf Channel, CBS, and NBC. His instructional articles, written by him and about him, have been featured in major golf magazines including ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Golf Magazine, and The New York Times. With 30+ years of experience in the golf industry, Mitchell brings his passion and expertise in a personalized way, offering his clients a concierge-style instruction program utilizing the latest technology. For over a decade, Mitchell has owned an academy in New York that has been voted the best in the state for junior golf programs. Mitchell’s expertise, along with the team he has assembled at Albany, will give any junior golfer the amazing opportunity and individ ual attention that they desire.
JON HEARN DIRECTOR OF GOLF From Kent, England, Jon Hearn is a British PGA professional who grew up around the best players in Europe. He turned professional at the age of 16 and travelled the world playing tournament golf for 8 years. After an injury halted his playing career, he began teaching. He has studied under some of the greatest players and coaches in the world. Jonâ€™s 20+ years of experience in golf has given him invaluable insight into the realities of the game and what it takes to achieve success in the sport, which enables him to develop players of all abilities. In the previous 7 years, Jon has taught some of the best amateurs and professionals in Europe. Most recently, Jon has moved to Albany to work under Mitchell Spearman coaching and developing promising juniors. Their collaboration, combined knowledge and passion for the game has already brought great improvement and success to the juniors.
TEACHING PHILOSOPHY SETTING THE CONDITIONS FOR SUCCESS Knowing each golfer is different, we implement a unique training and tracking system that allows the world-class facility to be completely utilised by the student-athletes, under the guidance and supervision of not only a great coaching staff but one of the greatest golf instructors to ever be involved in the sport of golf. No one swing is the same and no one skill set is applicable to any one golfer, course, or tournament. Creating well-rounded, highly efficient, and adapt-and-overcome golfers that compete at the to p level is our driving purpose.
18-HOLE CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF COURSE Windswept dunes and a number of scenic and strategically challenging water features characterise Albanyâ€™s E rnie Els-designed championship, par-72 golf course, which measures 7,400 yards from the back tees. Featuring five par 3s and five par 5s, the course is accompanied by multiple sets of tees and a range of shot values, and is host to PGA TOURâ€™s Hero World Challenge.
PRACTICE FACILITY & SHED - A GOLF PERFORMANCE CENTER First-class practice facilities complement Albanyâ€™s golf course, including a 400-yard driving range and short game greens and chipping areas. Learners have everything they need to bring their game to the next level. Newly designed exclusively for Academy learners, the Shed allows for heavier focus on the teaching aspects of golf with multiple hitting bays, TrackMan, Quintec putting and putting green, and software for golf ball analysis.
A place to explore new challenges and reach new heights. A place to thrive in academics and excel in athletics.
THE WINDSOR ADVANTAGE Windsor High School at Albany provides a rare
both day and boarding school programmes along with
academic and athletic upper secondary school
â€œflexi-lodging,â€? which is open to day learners who may
exper ience. Located on the island of New Providence
need to stay on campus for temporary sojourns or in
in The Bahamas, Windsor High School is an institution
situations where their parents are traveling.
for learners aged 14-19 years old who are ready to challenge themselves to be the best they can be.
In addition, Windsor High School affords a select group of learners pursuing athletic excellence to do
As a registered Cambridge school offering IGCSE
so with their peers - not sacrificing the secondary
and A Level programmes and qualifications, Windsor
school social experience - while attending the
helps learners develop a passion for knowledge while
Albany Golf Academy powered by Mitchell Spearman.
giving them the opportunity to earn a high-quality internationally recognised education. Set on 25 acres within the secure, gated resort community of Albany, Windsor High School offers
A LEVEL SUBJECTS Ar t an d De s ign
Hi sto ry
Li terature i n Engl i sh
B u sin e ss
Mari ne Sci ence
Ch e mistr y
Compu te r S cie n ce
De sign an d Textile s
P hysi cs
E n glis h Lan gu age
P sycho l o gy
E nviron me n tal Man age me nt
Fre n ch G lobal Pe r spe ctive s an d Re se arch
IGCSE LEVEL SUBJECTS Ar t an d De s ign
Gl o bal Perspecti ves
Hi sto ry
Ch e mistr y
Compu te r S cie n ce
E n glis h Lan gu age
P hysi cal Educati o n
E n glis h Lite ratu re
P hysi cs
E n te r pr ise
Spani sh o r French
E nviron me n tal Man age me nt
ACADEMICS WINDSOR HIGH SCHOOL PROVIDES AN INSPIRING ENVIRONMENT FOR ENGAGED YOUTH TO LEARN, GROW, AND DEVELOP THEIR INTERESTS, SKILL SETS, AND TALENTS.
Windsor ’s collegiate-style curriculum and schedule prepares learners to be confident, responsible, reflective, innovative, and engaged. To achieve this, Windsor has been approved by Cambridge International Examinations to offer its world-class Cambridge programme. The school joins over 10,000 other schools in over 160 countries around the world that have chosen Cambridge, which is regarded as the “Gold Standard” for education. Following the U.K. high school system of Years 10-13, equivalent to the U.S. system of Grades 9-12, learners have the opportunity to earn necessary credits toward universities world wide and prepare for entrance exams such as the PSAT, SAT, and ACT.
WINDSOR CAMPUS THE 25-ACRE WINDSOR HIGH SCHOOL CAMPUS AT ALBANY PROVIDES AN UNPARALLELED DAY AND INTERNATIONAL BOARDING SCHOOL EXPERIENCE FOR LEARNERS. The school welcomed its inaugural class in August 2017 in a new, state-of-the-art campus located at Albany in The Bahamas. Strategically laid out around a central courtyard to foster and promote commu nity – creating a sense of place and a sense of belonging – the campus features a creative arts centre, worldclass sporting facilities to complemen t those already within Albany, and a residence hall overlooki ng the Quad, providing an ideal setting for learners to thrive in all pursuits.
DINING Our on-campus cafĂŠ serves as the main hub for meals, offering a range of cuisine and offerings for learners which encourage a healthy lifestyle.
QUAD Situated in the heart of the Windsor High School campus is the Quad, a grand courtyard serving as a gathering place and main hub for learners, faculty, and staff.
CREATIVE ARTS CENTRE
The creative arts centre houses music, design, drama, dance, and other classes with a goal of instilling a passion for culture that will last well beyond the years at Windsor High School.
With a dedicated lap pool, state-of-the-art gym, 400-meter running track and crossfit area, Windsor High School provides a range of sports and training programmes including golf, tennis, swimming, equestrian, and basketball.
LEARNER HOUSING At Windsor High School, our new, modern residence hall, The Lodge, provides learners with dorm-style rooms, furnished with beds, desks, wa rdrobes, and personal refrigerators. With Wi-Fi throughout The Lodge, after QUIPS (Study Hall), learners can study in the comfort of their rooms or socialise in the common areas centrally located on each floor. The 5 0-bed Lodge is attended by house parents, whose purpose is to support, mentor, and guide lodgers; promoting a safe and healthy living experience. In addition, Windsor High School offers flexi-lodging, allowing learners to stay on campus for a period of less than a full school year.
BECOME A PART OF ALBANY GOLF ACADEMY AT WINDSOR HIGH SCHOOL. Jon Hearn Director, Albany Golf Academy email@example.com (242) 823-5978
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ALBANY, T H E B AH AMAS Located on the island of New
championship golf course designed
Providence in The Bahamas, Windsor
by Ernie Els and first-class practice
High School is situated on the
facilities. Albany also features boutique
southwestern end of the island within
resort accommodations, a modern
the luxury resort community of Albany,
mega-yacht marina, both adult and
founded by Joe Lewis and Tavistock
family pools, a range of restaurants,
Group, and golfing greats Tiger Woods
a kidâ€™s clubhouse and kidâ€™s activities,
and Ernie Els.
a full-service spa and salon, fitness centre that includes a boxing ring and
Opened in 2010, Albany spans 600
CrossFit course, a racquet centre, water
acres featuring an unparalleled
sports, and equestrian activities. The
combination of surroundings,
community and school enjoy twenty-
architecture, sporting amenities,
four hour security, providing a safe and
and service. With something for
everyone, Albany is highlighted by a
“A sportsman’s paradise.”
Scott Wapner, CNBC
“It’s a rare find.”
Champions believe in themselves. Even when no one else does. WE BELIEVE IN YOU.
Published on Jan 9, 2018