The Leadbetter Golf Academy (LGA), the first and only private golf academy of the country, has opened a two-year programme to introduce young children to the game of golf in Dhaka. Titled Leadbetter Kids School (LBKS) and with a tagline of Game for Life, the programme was inaugurated at the academy in Kurmitola Golf Club on Saturday.
The curriculum of the programme has been split into four levels spread over two years, focusing on four main aspects: life skills, education, fitness and golf.
Mike Sanabria, director of certification and head of junior development at Leadbetter International, was present during the programme where he shared his experience and knowledge with the team of instructors.
The programme was inaugurated by Major General Abdullahil Baquee, senior vice-president of Bangladesh Golf Federation (BGF) while Momin Ud Dowlah, chairman of LGA Bangladesh and other officials of the academy and the federation were present.