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GBC Golf Academy Lesson Programs

The First Choice for Golf Instruction
Our PGA of BC teaching professionals offer a variety of programs with the goal of making the GBC Golf Academy at Gallagher's Canyon your “first choice for golf instruction”.

Adult Golf Clinics - with Chris Trunzer
Golf Skills - $350/month

  • Station based training
  • Focused around advancing basic golf skills every month
  • Choose between one of two clinics weekly
  • 2 hour clinics, maximum of 5 people per group
Performance - $650/month

  • All features of Golf Skills Package plus:
  • Weekly onsite fitness training
  • Medical treatment with Dr. Lars Seitzinger
"The Training Club" Beginner Lessons
*5 month commitment required, $49 initiation fee ($99 for one single month)
To register, contact the golf shop!

Private Lessons
Motion Assessment and Game Plan
1+ hour$150$100
Supervised Practice
30 minutes$75$50
Game Improvement Package
"It's a Date!" Couples Package
90 minutes$200---
K-Vest and Trackman Rental
1 hour$75$50
On Course Playing Lesson
9 Holes$250---
Private and Semi Private lessons are instructed by Canadian PGA professionals: Chris Trunzer (*PGA of Germany), Lee Alarie, Jason Jurimae, and Irv Taylor. Lessons include:

  • Instruction from a qualified instructor on: rules and etiquette, mental aspects, practice routines, full swing and short game
  • V1 teaching video
  • Equipment analysis
  • Rental clubs supplied if required
  • Discount on equipment purchased at the Golf Shop
  • Access to
Full Swing Classes
Cost: $25 pp (plus tax). Program includes:

  • Equipment analysis
  • Rental clubs supplied if required
  • Fun approach to learning
  • Maximum of four students per class
  • 10% discount on equipment or merchandise purchased at the Canyon Golf Shop
11am-12pm, 2019 Dates: 
Wed, Apr 17; Wed, Apr 24; Thu, May 2;
Wed, May 8; Wed, May 15; Wed, May 22

Instructed by: PGA of Canada Professional, Irv Taylor | cell: 250-878-8699 | [email protected]
Designed as a "drop in" program. Limited to 4 students per class, sign up weekly in The Pinnacle golf shop!

Short Game Clinics
Did you know that 75% of your score is from 0-75 yards away from the green? This short game program is guaranteed to lower your score. Cost: $60 pp (plus tax). Maximum students - 6 per class. Program includes:

  • Putting
  • Chipping
  • Pitching
  • Sand Play
  • Reading Greens
  • Mental Thinking
  • Teaching Aids
  • Shots that do not require a full swing
11am-12pm, 2019 Dates: 
Fri, Apr 19; Thu, May 2; Wed, May 8; 
Wed, May 15; Wed, May 22

Instructed by: PGA of Canada Professional, Irv Taylor | cell: 250-878-8699 | [email protected]

Junior Rates
Tiny Tiger - $250
Instruction, range pass, 4 rounds with a parent on Pinnacle

First Flight (Pinnacle Course) - $325
Instruction, range pass, unlimited play Pinnacle

First Flight (Canyon Course) - $525
Instruction, range pass, unlimited Canyon AND Pinnacle play

Advanced Smash - $1,800 
Further advanced instruction for tournament players, logo bag. For course privileges and range pass, please purchase additionally

Future in Golf - $3,000
Unlimited elite instruction for serious tournament players, range pass, steep golf shop discount, unlimited access to Trackman/Boditrak/K-Vest technology, logo bag.

Reservations & Information
  • Book a lesson by phone at 250-861-4240
  • Payment for all classes and lessons must be made at the Pinnacle Golf Shop prior to starting date of classes
Chris Trunzer, PGA of Germany, Director of Instruction
[email protected] | Chris' Website

Lee Alarie, PGA of Canada Professional, Director of Golf
[email protected]

Irv Taylor, PGA Professional
Cell: 250-878-8699 | [email protected]

Taxes apply to all prices. Above prices may change.