Whether you’re just learning this classic game or you’re a veteran player in search of a tune up, Ames Golf & Country Club has an instructional option that is perfect for you.

We feature video analysis, playing analysis, specialized clinics and group instruction throughout the season, all under the expert guidance of our head professional
Justin Thiele. The rates for these programs vary and are dependent on the number of individuals and duration of the session. Contact Justin for further information.


Justin Thiele
Head Golf Professional

Individual Lessons  $40
Video Analysis $80
Playing Analysis $80
Lesson Package Series of 3 $100

All instruction is available by appointment through the Golf Shop. To make your golf game better, and to make golf a better game, please contact call the shop at 515-232-9470 or email Justin at We will be glad to help!

Junior Golf ClINICS

Through instructional topics and scheduled events, we will help develop your child’s understanding of the game while providing an exciting, fun and competitive atmosphere!

Our Junior League is for kids ages 4-14.

Get Golf Ready

The Ready, Set, Golf Program is designed specifically for women. Through four sessions, you’ll learn everything you need to know to have fun and play golf with confidence.

Find out more about what this program includes and how you can get started here: