Whether you’re correcting a few flaws in your swing or completely overhauling your entire game, private golf instruction at the Mike Malaska Golf Academy (MGA) at Las Sendas is the ideal way to realize your goals. We offer a multitude of programs specifically designed for golfers of all ages! Our ability to hone in on the key elements of your game, customize an instruction program suited for you and monitor your progress along the way lies at the heart of our successful golf instruction philosophy.

Playing Lessons

With on course playing lessons accompanied by instruction from the Mike Malaska Golf Academy at Las Sendas, you’ll not only learn the fundamentals of golf, but, you’ll learn how to play the game. It’s a fact, golfers play differently when they are on the range versus on the course. Playing lessons with an MGA instructor, allows you to see live situations and provide the right instruction to help you play better and also strategically think through the round.

Features include:

  • Understanding of your goals

  • Warm-up

  • 9 holes with the instructor of your choice

With playing lessons from the Mike Malaska Golf Academy, you’ll learn to minimize mental errors, play to your strengths along with other valuable skills that you can apply to any golf experience. Understanding the many graduations of strategy and course management is an art form that we learned through a lifetime of competition on the highest level as well as through our many years of instruction. 

Golf School

The Mike Malaska Golf Academy at Las Sendas embraces a personalized, comprehensive set of programs, complete with full swing instruction and short game skills. With instant video feedback, your lessons will provide a clear understanding of what you need to do for immediate improvement.

  • Comprehensive full swing and short game instruction

  • Video Analysis and swing review

  • Putting, Chipping, Pitching, Sand (Short Game)

  • Personal improvement drills and practice plan

  • Development of a consistent pre-shot routine

  • On course play

Private Groups

Mike Malaska Golf Academy events provide the perfect setting to build upon relationships. Whether you are looking to strengthen client relations…or just reward employees, private golf events with MGA instruction is a perfect strategy for business owners.

Let the Mike Malaska Golf Academy staff create a golf experience that fits your needs:

  • Entertain and thank your clients

  • Network with potential clients

  • Conduct a Team Building event

  • Motivate and reward your sales team

  • Train employees on how to use golf as a business tool

  • Raise additional revenue at your golf outing

  • Add an interactive element to your conference

The Mike Malaska Golf Academy at Las Sendas staff would be happy to design a customized private golf group event for your company with your golf, business goals, and budget in mind.

Junior Golf Sticks Programs

  • Do you know how may golf scholarships go unused every year?

  • Do you want to get your children started in golf?

  • Is it time to prepare your junior for high school golf or competitive golf?

  • Do you need some family time and want to have fun with a golf outing?

The Mike Malaska Golf Academy at Las Sendas offers a developmental approach to the game. We stair-step our lessons to match the skill levels as the junior golfer becomes more experienced. The goal of our junior golf programs are to not only develop the fundamental skills of the golf swing, but to also teach each player the characteristics that will make them champions in life. Most importantly, create a love for the game.

Our programs teach the basic fundamentals of the game including full swing, short game, putting, golf course etiquette, rules of the game and on course play. Ages of students range from 5 to 15 years of age. Juniors are grouped according to age, gender and skills level. 

We provide instruction on the game of golf to your young golfer in a fun and creative learning environment. We have a team which include PGA and LPGA Teaching Professionals who take pride in providing superior junior golf lessons in a fun environment.

There are 20 group golf sessions starting on Tuesday, November 7. Each session is from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Las Sendas Golf Course. Sessions are offered starting at $20.00 each. 

Registration forms are also available in the Las Sendas Golf Shop or by emailing Payment is due upon registration. Registration forms and payment should be submitted to Tracy Berman at the Las Sendas Golf Shop. Click below to register for the 2017/2018 Junior Golf Sticks Program

2017/2018 Junior Golf Sticks Program Registration


Total Golf - New Golfer Group Program

Targeted for brand new golfers and for golfers who have been playing less than two years. This is a 5 week group program designed to introduce golf in a welcoming and FUN environment. Covers all aspects of the game which includes swing fundamentals (full swing, pitching, chipping and putting) basic rules, etiquette and on course play. Cost is $195.00 for 5 week course. 

To register and obtain additional information, please contact Tracy Berman at or call 602-920-8208.

Life's a Pitch and Then You Putt

This is a short game on course program designed to help you learn the strategy for scoring. Are you using clubs that “should work” or clubs “that work?”. The program includes Three – One Hour – On Course Lessons. A unique scoring card will point out the weakest area in your game so you can focus and analyze your play. Get your group of 4 golfers together and you can pick the time slot available. The cost of the Program is $175.00 for 3 One Hour - On Course Lessons. 

This program will help you learn how to play smart golf and lower your scores. Let´s get started!

To register please contact Tracy Berman at or call at 602-920-8208

Ladies Complimentary Clinics


This includes Las Sendas Members, Nine and Wine and Las Sendas Community Members. Please join us for these informative Ladies Clinics in a FUN and welcoming environment. All skill levels welcome.

To register obtain additional information, please contact Tracy Berman at or call at 602-920-8208