Inaugurated in 2006, the Evian Resort Golf Club Academy asserts itself a little more each year as the benchmark for training, development and game centers in France and Europe.
The beginnings of the Academy
Imagined, designed and built by a team of specialists (architects, players, champions and professionals) in the early 2000s, the main objective of this 15-hectare complex was to make playing golf easy, enjoyable and accessible to all. , all in a true setting of beauty and nature.
Its impressive views of Lake Geneva, its prestigious mansion and the quality of its training modules have allowed this place to quickly become a reference destination for fans of the small cue ball.
It is a unique place, which allows all golfers, of all levels, to practice in the best conditions and all aspects of the game.
Matthieu Camison, General Manager of the Evian Resort Golf Club
Avant-garde and always looking for improvement, like the Amundi Evian Championship Tournament organized by the Evian Resort Golf Club, the Academy has never stopped enriching its offer, improving the experience of its visitors and strengthening its unique positioning.
The services of the Evian Resort Golf Club Academy
6 training modules, 1 huge putting green overlooking Lake Geneva, certified teaching by David Leadbetter, a mansion that offers accommodation and soon refreshment services, and finally 1 6-hole course called The Lake Course, the Evian Resort Golf Club Academy condenses absolutely everything to delight even the most demanding.
“There is everything golfers dream of at the Academy” says Matthieu Camison, General Manager of the Evian Resort Golf Club. “It is a unique place, which allows all golfers, of all levels, to practice in the best conditions and in all aspects of the game. Official training center for the best players on the planet during the Major The Amundi Evian Championship, the Academy has no choice but to always offer the best”
TrackMan Range allows everyone to play or train in a fun way, even beginners!
The novelty in 2022
In addition to the existing infrastructure, since the start of the 2022 season, part of the Academy practice has been equipped with TrackMan Range. Thanks to this state-of-the-art device and almost exclusive in Europe, it is now possible for everyone to train like a professional, benefiting from numerous statistics that are displayed directly on their smartphone or on one of the many screens installed during the winter.
“It is one more step towards the excellence to which we aspire every day” says Matthieu Camison. “We know that golfers of all levels are fond of this type of service; and, in our logic of offering the best, we wanted to be among the first golf courses in Europe to offer this service! TrackMan Range allows everyone to play or train in a fun way, even beginners! More experienced players, on the other hand, will appreciate the advanced data (distance, shot angle, accuracy, etc.) or the ability to simulate a game on some of the most beautiful courses in the world.”
One thing is certain, the Academy intends to remain a paradise for all those who wish to enjoy playing and following in the footsteps of the great names in world golf history for a long time to come.