The Ultimate One Day GolfXperience at The Kapalua Golf Academy is for the golfer looking to make dramatic improvements to their golf game.

Taught by Sean Lanyi and Kapalua’s PGA Director of Instruction Ben Hongo, the morning session is devoted to mastering the fundamentals and technique for putting, green reading and all facets of the short game. Enjoy lunch with the Pro’s and spend the afternoon working on improving certain aspects of your full swing, learn to master basic fundamentals and manage your tendencies. Enjoy a 9 Holes Playing Lesson with Sean and Ben at the Kapalua Bay Course, teaching you how to implement the new skills in a pressure-free environment. Golfers receive their very own Blast Motion Golf system as well as video analysis with voiceover instructions and suggestions setup in a student locker to provide you with a resource for long term improvement! 

Included in the Xperience

The Kapalua Resort is Hawaii’s most complete state-of-the-art golf school and practice facility, designed by PGA Touring Professional, Hale Irwin. The golf academy and 23-acre practice area provide golf instruction in all aspects of the game – putting, chipping, wedge and bunker play, specialty shots and the full swing. The Kapalua Golf Academy features unique facilities to maximize the opportunity to learn and improve, including:

  • 85,000 square feet of grass teeing area
  • Practice putting greens
  • Greenside and fairway practice bunkers
  • Ample target flags and greens
  • Specialty short game area
  • Sheltered tee area
  • Indoor hitting bay with digital video analysis
  • Distance wedge area with greens from 20 to 120 yards
  • 2,500 square foot learning center
  • Plantation & Bay Championship Courses
  • 10:00am – 10:15am

    GolfXperience Kickoff

  • 10:15am – 11:00am

    New Student Assessments, TPI Golf Fitness Screening & Blast Motion/TrackMan Player Assessment

  • 11:00am – 12:00pm

    Improve your Putting Technique & Green Reading Skills

  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm

    Dial in your Wedge Game, Improve all facets of your Short Game

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm


  • 2:00pm – 3:30pm

    Improve your Full Swing, Understand your Tendencies

  • 3:30pm – 6:00pm

    9 Holes of Golf at the Kapalua Bay Course