The Edge School Golf Academy is the only program of its kind in Alberta and Western Canada for up and coming golfers. Student-athletes in our golf program have the opportunity to receive an independent school education, while having an opportunity to train for their sport on a daily basis. Our golf program features world-class facilities and year-round training guided by top-level experienced coaches. We strive to help all of our golf student-athletes achieve personal excellence in academics, athletics and character.
Our on-site facilities and amenities include:
- TruGolf Simulator room with state-of-the-art video analysis system and launch monitor
- Player lockers and club storage room
- Training studios featuring Pilates Reformer machines and mirroring systems
- The Duckett Performance Centre (DPC) high performance training facility
- Youth Sports Therapy Clinic
- A FIFA 2-Star professional multi-sport turf field
- Two NHL sized arenas
- Two full sized gyms
- A strategic developmental approach to training (technical, physical, mental, course management) prepares our golfers to thrive in competitive play. The golf program is led by Director and teaching professional, Ryan Cater.
Golfers have full access to the Edge sports science team, including:
- DPC Director of Athletic Development, Ross McCain
- Renowned Mental Trainer, Dr. Matt Brown
- Head Athletic Therapist, Brady Greening
We are committed to long-term, well-rounded athletic development, and having all of these resources under one roof allows our student-athletes to progress properly, having everything they need to be successful.
The Edge School Golf Program features access to outstanding practice facilities at three partner championship courses; Mickelson National Golf Course, Springbank Links Golf Course and Valley Ridge Golf Club. While in season, our student-athletes practice daily at the above facilities. Starting in fall 2022, Mickelson National Golf Course will also feature access to LaunchPad Golf – a year-round state-of-the-art exclusive indoor/outdoor range with TOP TRACER RANGE technology.