March 23, 2010
Madison, Wis. - University Ridge will open for play this Thursday, March 25th at 10 a.m. Tee times will start after 10 a.m. through April 1, and the practice facility will be closed until Friday, April 2. The "W" Grille will open this Thursday as well with an abbreviated food and beverage menu. For tee times call the golf shop at (608) 845-7700, or book online at www.universityridge.com. Click here for Spring rates!
Four Reasons to Join the Ridge Club!
Joining the Ridge Club is an affordable way to make University Ridge your home golf course. Here are four reasons to join the Ridge Club in 2010.
1. PICK THE PLAN THAT WORKS FOR YOU There are four different levels of membership for the Ridge Club in 2010. Members can join for two months or join for the entire year. Ridge club members that sign up before April 15 and pay for the entire year will receive one complimentary guest pass that can be used at any time throughout the season.
2. DISCOUNTS AND MORE DISCOUNTS Depending on the plan, Ridge Club members can receive approximately 50% off regular & twilight greens fees, 50% off practice facility time, 10% off non-sale merchandise, and 10% off lessons and clinics. Also, Ridge Club twilight starts 1 hour before regular twilight!
3. BEST OF MADISON Madison Magazine and it's readers have picked The University of Wisconsin Golf Course, University Ridge, as the best golf course in Madison for eight consecutive years!
4. PLAY WHERE THE BADGERS PLAY The University of Wisconsin Men's and Women's golf teams call University Ridge their home. This Spring (April 23-25) University Ridge will host the Women's Big Ten Championships which will be televised (tape delayed) on the Big Ten Network.
To find out more about the Ridge Club click here or call the golf shop at (608) 845-7700.
Remove the Rust with April Clinics and Lessons
The Clinic Series is a new instructional program offered at University Ridge in 2010. Golfers can sign up for any of the clinics listed below for $25 per session or (4) sessions for $80. The maximum number of participants in each clinic will be eight and we will still hold the clinic if only one person signs up! The "Remove the Rust" clinics in April are a great way to get the season kicked off. The clinics will consist of a half hour of chipping and pitching lessons, and a half hour of full swing instruction with practice possible after each clinic. Call Ryan at (608) 497-4456 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up today.
2010 University Ridge Clinics (PDF)
Click here for a full list of Adult Group Instruction Classes
Click here for a full list of Junior Group Instruction Classes
New Merchandise Coming in Every Day at The Golf Shop @ University Ridge
The golf shop is changing every day this time of year with new product from Adidas, Cutter & Buck, Greg Norman, and many more. Some of the more interesting new products that you will find include, Argyle headwear from Pukka, kid's Clima Cool polos from Adidas, sweaters and vests from Greg Norman, and a new club logo on all of our golf balls. Come out and see The Golf Shop @ University Ridge; Eleven time winner of the "100 Best Golf Shops" by Golf World Magazine.