Golf News for Monday, November 26, 2012 | Instruction

ANNIKA Academy announces holiday offer on golf instruction programs

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The ANNIKA Academy, Hall-of-Fame golfer Annika Sorenstam's boutique golf instruction and fitness school, announces special holiday pricing on all onsite instruction programs.

Purchase before December 31, 2012 and receive 20-percent off regular pricing on 'Player's,' 'Championship,' 'Platinum,' 'Major' and 'Soren-Slam' packages, as well as individual lessons. Tailored to suit a variety of tastes and budgets, all feature intimate guest-to-instructor ratios and impart the winning approach that made Annika a legend. Moreover, Annika is personally involved at the Academy and participates in several programs, adding to an atmosphere of authenticity that is unmatched in the marketplace.

"Loyal support from our fans worldwide has made the Academy's first five years a great success," says Annika, a 10-time major champion. "This special holiday pricing is our way of wishing guests a joyous holiday season and thanking them for sharing my passion for golf, fitness and nutrition."

As a special gift from Annika, all holiday offer purchases will include a complimentary Academy lesson app. Available for the iPhone, iPad and Android, it features 59 full-swing, short-game, putting, course strategy and fitness tips from Annika and the rest of the Academy team. Filmed in HD video and sound, the number honors Annika's achievement as the only woman to ever break 60 in a professional golf tournament.

Interactive online lessons are also available, providing golfers around the world access to ANNIKA Academy instruction. For only $59 per swing analysis, instructors will use state-of-the-art V1 Pro software to break down video of a player's swing and suggest drills to accelerate progress. A $499 annual membership option includes side-by-side comparisons with Annika's technically sound swing.

For more information, visit, or contact / 888.266.4522.

About the ANNIKA Academy
The ANNIKA Academy is a state-of-the-art, boutique golf school at Orlando's Reunion Resort. Opened in 2007, it is a unique platform for Annika to share her passion for golf and fitness, as well as the winning approach she perfected over her Hall-of-Fame career. Long-time personal coaches Henri Reis (lead swing instructor) and Kai Fusser (personal trainer) head a team devoted to imparting proven, simple techniques to help players of any age, gender and skill level reach their potential. One of only 15 certified Callaway Performance Centers in the country, the Academy provides custom-tailored corporate packages, individualized golf instruction, personalized fitness programs, club fitting and even opportunities to play with Annika.

Shane Sharp
Buffalo Communications
704.519.8381 (cell)

Stephen Reynolds
Buffalo Communications