firebirds club

Firebirds Junior Golf DevelopmentThe Firebirds Junior Golf Development Club is open to all juniors ages 3 to 18 who are interested in learning about the wonderful game of golf! Divisions are based on skill level with 1, 3, 6, and two 9-hole divisions available.

Come join us and meet new friends, learn the basics of golf, and have fun at the same time!

Starting in 2021, the Firebirds Membership has been removed. Although the membership option for Firebirds Club is gone, participants who register for any single event still receive the following:

  • One (1) Firebirds PING Hat or visor
  • Access to Youth on Course Program
  • Food and refreshments following the event

2024 Firebirds Calendar

DATE FACILITY LOCATION Starting  
Sat., Jan 6 Sunland Springs Golf Club Mesa, AZ 10:00 AM
Sat., Feb 17 Encanto 9 Phoenix, AZ 1:00 PM
Sun., Mar 10 Bellair Golf Club Glendale, AZ 2:00 PM
Sat., Apr 13 Wickenburg Ranch - Li'l Wick Wickenburg, AZ 10:00 AM
Sat., May 11 Leisure World - Heron Lakes Mesa, AZ 10:00 AM
Sat., Aug 17 Tres Rios Golf Course Goodyear, AZ 10:00 AM
Sat., Sep 7 Sun City Country Club Sun City, AZ 10:00 AM
Sat., Oct 12 Bear Creek Golf Complex Chandler, AZ 1:30 PM
Nov TBD TBD TBD
Dec TBD TBD TBD
* No events are scheduled for June and July

Firebirds Skill Divisions (not based on age)

Below are the “suggestions” for selecting which division to play in:

  • The Itty Bitty Division - For any 3-5 year olds who are new to the game and wanting to have fun while learning (Golf clubs can be provided. Must notify Hannah Kolesar hkolesar@pgahq.com in advance of the event.)
  • Hawk/Ladybug Division - Juniors consistently shooting 21 or better on 3 holes
  • Eagle/Butterfly Division - Juniors consistently shooting 36 or better on 6 holes
  • Raven/Dragonfly Division - Juniors consistently shooting 55 or better on 9 holes
  • Cardinal/Bumble Bee Division - Juniors consistently shooting 45 or better on 9 holes

All divisions EXCEPT the Cardinal and Bumble Bee Divisions allow caddies.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Hannah Kolesar
Southwest PGA
Director of Junior Golf Operations
O: 480.443.9002 x 113