Cell: (678) 722-1468
- Illinois Open Champion 1979
- Illinois PGA Championship Runner-up 1979
- Illinois PGA Player of the Year 1979
- Head Instructor- John Jacobs Golf Schools
- Director of Instruction- Harborside Golf Club Chicago, Illinois 1995-1999
- U.S. Golf Instructor – Discovery Bay Golf Club Lantau, Island Hong Kong 1997-2001
- Head Instructor-Yirongyi Golf Academy Shanghai, China 2006
- Director of Instruction- Shanghai Grand City Golf Training Center 2007-2010
- Nike Staff Member since 2010 & Creator of the “Nike Club”
45 min $85
30 min $60
Adult lesson series -5 lessons for $400
Senior: (55 years and up)
30 min $55
Senior lesson series – 5 lessons for $325
45 min $60
30 min $45
Programs offered by Jim Urban, PGA:
- Private Instruction (Adults and Juniors)
Jim’s Senior Gold Club Information:
THE GOLD CLUB
The opening meeting of the Fall Gold Club will be held on October 5th, 2013 and all people 45 years of age or older are invited to join us for lessons and a game improvement golf league. We will be playing at five courses in our area over the eight week term. We will meet on Mondays at 10:30 am for one hour of instruction on all of the shots of the game and on Wednesdays between 10:00 am and 11:00am to compete in varying events.
We always track our playing stats on the course to try to supply help to the parts of your game that need help most.
A Gold Club card will be provided to each member to receive a special discount for the term of the Gold Club. and for those who want to purchase a practice pass you will receive the pass at out junior rate.
Clubs will be checked by our expert club fitter, Dave Murray, for proper fitting to enhance performance.
Fees: The cost of the league is $160.00 for league end prizes and administrative fees. Lessons: Individual Monday clinics will be offered at $20.00 a session. For those who wish to attend all eight weeks they may prepay $100.00 for all sessions.
Jim Urban, a Life Member of the PGA of America and a former member of the PGA Tour supervises the Gold Club and instructs our members on Mondays and coordinates Wednesday’s play. Jim is a Nike staff member and enrolls all Gold Club members in the Nike Club which provides a 10 per cent discount on all Nike equipment.
The courses scheduled for the Fall session are as follows:
Trails of Frisco G.C. Westridge G.C. Pecan Hollow G.C. Ridgeview Ranch G.C. Watters Creek G.C.
We hope you will join us in the Gold Club to improve your enjoyment of our wonderful sport and have some fun also.
The initial meeting to get further information and to enroll in the Gold Club will be at 5 p.m. on October 5th and we hope to see you.
Contact Jim on his cell phone (678) 722-1468 or via his email address email@example.com.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR FALL 2013
2013 Opening Meeting and Sign-Up October 5th, 2013
Week 1 October 7th Lesson
October 9th Trails of Frisco G.C.
Week 2 October 14th Lesson
October 16th Westridge G.C.
Week 3 October 21st Lesson
October 23rd Pecan Hollow G.C.
Week 4 October 28th Lesson
October 30th Ridgeview Ranch G.C.
Week 5 November 4th Lesson
November 6th Watters Creek G.C
Week 6 November 11th Lesson
November 13th TBA
Week 7 November 18th Lesson
November 20th TBA
Week 8 November 25th Lesson
November 27th TBA
FOCUS GOLF SCHOOLS
Spring Creek Golf Learning Center is offering a new learning situation this year in the form of the FOCUS GOLF SCHOOLS. Focus stands for Fun Of Creating Useful Shots and we hope you will take advantage of these schools. The schools will be open to anyone seeking to improve their shot making ability and improve their games and the schools will be conducted by a highly experienced instructor, Jim Urban. Jim, a PGA member since 1976 has taught all over the world, played the PGA Tour, won numerous tournaments throughout the country. He is looking forward to helping you reach your potential in our sport and have more fun playing this wonderful game.
The format of the schools will be both two and three hour instructional sessions. The two hour schools will focus on the full swing and a short game shot. The three hour sessions will consist of full swing and two short game shots. Teaching manuals will be given to all students who participate and the manuals are storehouses of information. Sign up sheets will be posted near the pro shop and we encourage your participation.
TWO HOUR SCHOOLS
Two hour schools will consist of one hour of full swing instruction and one hour of short game instruction. These small groups of four or five students are offered at the rate of $120.00 per student per school or $510 for all five sessions. Students receive a comprehensive teaching manual and a comprehensive video swing analysis
Format I Full Swing and Chipping
Format II Full Swing and Putting
Format III Full Swing and Pitching
Format IV Full Swing and Sand Play
Format V Full Swing Only
THREE HOUR SCHOOLS
Three hour schools will consist of full swing and short game with instruction a break at the mid-point of the session. The class size is again held to four or five students and will be offered as both single classes and as full golf school. Each format will be $180.00 per session or $460.00 for all three formats.
Format I Full Swing plus Chipping and Putting
Format II Full Swing plus Pitching and Sand Play
Format III Full Swing plus Unlevel Lies and Trouble Shots
Each student will receive a teaching manual and video analysis of their full swings.