ORLANDO, Florida – February 24, 2022 – (Newswire.com)
Golfzon Leadbetter and Reunion Resort and Golf Club are proud to announce a partnership that will make Reunion Resort the new home of the world headquarters of the Leadbetter Golf Academy.
Set on over 2,300 pristine acres, Reunion Resort has been consistently recognized for providing a premier golfing experience in Central Florida since 2005. It is the only resort in the world to offer three championship golf courses designed by golf legends Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Tom Watson. And now Reunion Resort adds another golfing name to its long legacy of legends, David Leadbetter.
David Leadbetter and the Leadbetter Golf Academies have been synonymous with world-class instruction for nearly 40 years, developing 26 major winners and 7 world number 1 players, many of whom have trained and honed their skills at his academy headquarters in Central Florida. Since 2018, under the ownership of the Golfzon Group, Golfzon Leadbetter has expanded its operations to 36 academy sites in 15 countries and developed new technologies to facilitate golf learning.
“I have taught golf all over the world and there are few places as well suited for golfers to learn and play as the Reunion Resort and Golf Club. We share the vision of Kingwood International Resorts to offer the best golf experience in Reunion. Reunion already has 3 major golf courses; now they will have a golf academy to match. I can’t wait to teach the first lesson of the new facility,” said David Leadbetter.
Golfzon Leadbetter’s global headquarters in La Réunion will feature the latest in golf technology for teaching and practice, including lesson studios with launch monitors, 3D swing analysis, radar ball tracking, pitch adjustment club, golf fitness and biomechanics. The facility will also include a state-of-the-art Golfzon TwoVision simulation studio to host virtual golf tournaments. Leadbetter’s award-winning team of instructors will provide instruction for all levels of players including US and International Tour players, elite juniors as well as a range of programs to help amateurs and beginners.
“Reunion Resort and Golf Club provides us with the perfect location to grow the Golfzon Leadbetter business while providing golfers with a one-stop facility to work on all aspects of their game, regardless of their level of play,” said Benedict Riches. , CEO of Golfzon Leadbetter.
“Nowhere else in the world can you play three iconic golf courses designed by legends Palmer, Watson and Nicklaus. This new partnership is a natural fit, bringing yet another legend to our resort with the world headquarters of Golfzon Leadbetter,” said Anthony Carll, General Manager, Reunion Resort. “We are absolutely thrilled to be able to offer this experience this fall with such a respected legend in the golf community.”
For more information about Reunion Resort, visit www.reunionresort.com or call 833.258.0472. For more information about Golfzon Leadbetter World Headquarters, visit www.leadbetter.com or call 407.787.3330.
Reunion Resort and Golf Club
AAA Four Diamond Distinction, located just 30 minutes from Orlando International Airport, Reunion Resort attracts avid golfers from around the world looking to experience an enhanced level of play with world-class conditions and championship course layouts from 3 of golf’s legends. Featuring a mix of full-time residences, multi-bedroom luxury villas, and 3- to 13-bedroom private vacation homes, the property is ideal for overnight accommodation or extended stays for groups of golf and families. Surrounded by 2,300 acres of lush landscapes and nature reserves, Reunion Resort’s facilities include three iconic golf courses designed by legends Palmer, Watson and Nicklaus and the brand new world headquarters of the Leadbetter Golf Academy. Additional resort amenities include a mini-golf course, a robust tennis center with a pro shop, casual and fine dining restaurants, a five-acre water park with a 1,000-foot lazy river, and over 25,000 square feet. indoor and outdoor meeting space. Just 10 miles from Walt Disney World and 25 minutes from Orlando International Airport, Reunion Resort is the perfect destination for world-class golf, endless vacations, and limitless event possibilities.
Golfzon Leadbetter is the operator of Leadbetter Golf Academies, the world leaders in golf education. Founded in 1983 by world renowned instructor David Leadbetter, our network of 38 Leadbetter Golf Academies spans 15 countries and includes over 125 Leadbetter Instructors. The world-class instruction and unique programming available at Leadbetter Golf Academies has helped thousands of everyday players create games for life and produce countless winners at every professional round, while providing a platform form to develop world-class instructors.
FOR MORE MEDIA INFORMATION:
NIKKI HYYTIAINEN *REUNION RESORT AND GOLF CLUB
689.241.6008* [email protected]
JENNIFER KIRBY *GOLFZON LEAD BETTER
407-787-3330* [email protected]
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