Golf is doubly relaxing because it's a calm game in the verdant outdoors and because there are no families there having feelings at you. Get a hole for one in this Groupon.
$150 for a Golf-Lesson Package ($975 Value)
Intended for golfers aged 16 or older, the lesson package includes five 60-minute private lessons with video analysis and up to 40 short-game group lessons. Players also enjoy unlimited range balls for one month.
Mike Sullivan Golf School
With an expansive knowledge of the game and plenty of experience and accolades, golf instructor Mike Sullivan's teaching philosophy is quite simple: "I don't believe that any one teaching method is best for every golfer. I teach players the essential skills that are required to play great golf."
Private lessons, which take place at 401 Par Golf, often incorporate some form of video analysis, a fitness and equipment evaluation, and a study of course management, which breaks down when to attack the flag, when to lay up, and when to discreetly throw the ball down the cart path. Short-game clinics focus on a different approach shot each week, rotating among such skills as short putting, lag putting, pitching, and a contest out on the par 3 course. Mike also teaches specialized lessons for women, juniors, and cyborg 7-irons looking to enroll in the online academy.