Introducing Bridges Golf Academy  

 Bridges is excited to announce that Robin Henderson will be the Director of Instruction for our new

Golf Academy! Robin's experience, knowledge, and accomplishments in

Manitoba golf are many and we are delighted to have him join our team!  

The Bridges Golf Academy will be offering a full slate of instruction options including the PGA endorsed GET READY GOLF program designed for the beginner golfer. An After School Junior Program, Junior Golf Camps, Ladies Group Lessons, Friends Group Lessons, and Individual Lessons are all offered at the Bridges Golf Academy.

Learning the game of golf should be fun, not frustrating. At Bridges Golf Academy, we make sure that your golf lessons are geared to your abilities, based on where you are now and what your short- and long-term goals are. Robin Henderson our Canadian PGA Teaching professional has been giving lessons for over 30 years. We invite you to tap into that expertise and be astounded at how fast you excel at the game. 

Who do we teach? Everyone. Regardless of how long you have been golfing, call us and we can help you progress. Are you ready to improve your game? Bridges Golf Academy has a golf program to fit your needs. 

Golf Get Ready|Ladies Lessons|Junior Lessons|Group Lessons|Individual Lessons 

 Please contact Robin Henderson for all information on the Bridges Golf Academy.

Robin Henderson | Pro Shop: 204-735-3000 |  Cell: 204-793-1833 |  Email:


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Bridges Golf Academy Director of Instruction

Robin Henderson, "Class A" PGA of Canada Teaching Professional

CPGA Professional of the Year 1999 Manitoba Zone

CPGA Merchandizer of the Year 1999 Manitoba Zone

"Teaching students how to have fun is my top priority. The golf skills will follow"

Robin has been a PGA of Canada Professional since 1984. Throughout the various stages of his career, he has gained experience at the Steinbach Golf Club, The Links at Quarry Oaks and most recently at Glendale Golf & Country Club. This will be Robin's first year at Bridges as the Teaching Professional for the newly formed Bridges Golf Academy. Having attended golf clinics presented by the likes of Hank Haney, Jim Mclean, George Knudsen, David Leadbetter, Dave Stockton, and most recently Craig Statler and Lorena Ochoa, Robin brings a wealth of knowledge to his students and is able to communicate that knowledge in a natural manner while assisting them towards achieving their goals. 

"We all have different physical limitations, levels of coordination and levels of development. To try and teach all golfers one swing model does not work. Golfers need to understand the fundamentals and how to balance them with their individual abilities"

Golf Get Ready|Ladies Lessons|Junior Lessons|Group Lessons|Individual Lessons

Robin Henderson | Pro Shop: 204-735-3000 |  Cell: 204-793-1833 |  Email: 

 Bridges C.P.G.A. Teaching Team

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Robin Henderson  Larry Robinson  Corey Braaksma

Members of the Canadian Professional Golfers Association



 CPGA Head Professional and Director of Golf Operations

 Larry Robinson, Class "A" PGA of Canada Head Professional

C.P.G.A. Professional of the Year 2000 Manitoba Zone

Larry has 40 years of experience in studying and teaching the game of golf. He has taught many thousands of golfers in our province, from the brand new golfer to the seasoned veteran. Larry's influences stem from Ben Hogan's teachings and were further nurtured by the late George Knudson as well as Hank Haney (who Larry had the privilege of working with on a number of occasions way back in the 80's, before Hank became famous). These three professionals have had a very profound influence on his teaching.

Larry's friendly manner allows the student to relax and learn, as he says "I'm just a golfer too, I have the same fears and joys that come with the game as we all have".

For more information, or to book a lesson, please contact Larry at 735-3000 ext 2, or via email at

30 Minute Lesson - $60.00 + GST

Phone 204-735-3000 ext. 202 or e-mail Larry at 




 PGA of Canada Associate Professional 

Assistant General Manager

Food and Beverage Manager

Corey Brakksma 

Corey has been involved in golf since his first swing at the age of 3. Corey turned pro in 2008, the same year he graduated with honours from the Professional Golf Management program at Lethbridge College. Corey spent five years working in the PGA of BC before returning home to Manitoba when he joined the Bridges team in 2011.

Corey's friendly, positive attitude makes it easy for his students to feel comfortable and relaxed. His focus on the fundamentals of the golf swing, and his "back to basics" approach, allow his students to enjoy the game they love even more. Corey's goals for the future include getting more young people into golf, and making the game more enjoyable for golfers of all abilities.

For more information, or to book a lesson, please contact Corey at 735-3000 ext 1, or via email at

Individual Lessons

45 Minute Lesson - $50.00 + GST

3 Lesson Series - $125.00 + GST

 9 Hole Playing Lesson - $140.00 + GST and Green Fee  


Golf Get Ready | Ladies Lessons Junior Lessons Group Lessons | Individual Lessons