Wanna Be A Champion Golf a Fitness Academy

Headed up by Doug Wood and Garth Milne the Wanna Be A Champion Golf and Fitness Academy has seen considerable success of both our pro-golfers to our young juniors alike. Our Academy has grown over the years and we are proud to be coaching golf and giving golf lessons at three of South Africa’s most prestigious golf clubs, namely:

At Wanna Be A Champion Golf and Fitness Academy our golf lessons combine our professional coach’s knowledge and expertise with revolutionary teaching methods. Our aim is to teach golfing techniques in a simple way to accelerate the learning and golfing performance.

The Academy is equipped with the latest, cutting edge technology. From our Golf BioDynamics 3D swing analysis to a Zenio putting aid that gives real time feedback on every stroke. Students are exposed to effective teaching methods to help them improve every aspect of their game of golf. The Academy has the only registered AimPoint instructor in South Africa – Sandra van der Berg operating from our Serengeti branch.

The wellness center of Wanna Be A Champion Golf and Fitness Academy utilises a golf specific fitness program, Kinetic Golf. This program looks to improve the functioning of the body focusing on golf fitness, flexibility, stability, strength and power. Every student engages in individual programs tailored to help overcome specific weaknesses and improve on their strengths.


  • A driving range & practice green
  • Golf Coaching for private and group sessions
  • A full equipped Fitness Centre
  • Biokineticist & personal trainer
  • Physiotherapy treatment rooms
  • Club Fitment facility with practice nets
  • Psychologist & Life Coach

The results that we have achieved with our students at Wanna Be A Champion is evident in the number of champion golfers that have been through our program and are now winning on professional tours across the globe. Our amateur students perform consistently on amateur circuits in South Africa and we have helped more than a dozen players represent their country. We have helped a number of club golfers lower their handicaps and have countless winners of local club championship.

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