We are pleased to announce that starting Monday, June 15th, Britt will be beginning teaching in-person yoga classes at the golf course!

Classes will be every Monday night at 6:30pm & Thursday mornings at 7:30am

Yoga for golfers is a 30 minutes – 1 hour class that we will be stretching & strengthening the muscles used most commonly in your golf swing. Classes are beginning on June 15th… NO PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED! All levels are welcome.

*You do not need to be a golfer to come to class, it is open to anyone & everyone!

Cost: $10/class

What to bring: Yoga mat, beach towel, & water

ALL CLASSES WILL BE SOCIALLY DISTANCED & OUTSIDE
We will be either on the back patio or on one of the golf holes!

*classes are weather permitting so keep an eye out at least 1 hour prior to class times for cancellations*

Teacher background:

Meet Britt: Our clubhouse manager & resident yogi. You can catch Britt in the pro shop on many days but when she’s not working, you can find her teaching a class or working out! Britt is a fitness professional with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Activity and Fitness Management from Slippery Rock University, she holds a Group Fitness Instructor certification from the American Council on Exercise, a PiYo instructor certification and has completed 200 Hours of Yoga Teacher training. Britt teaches fitness classes weekly online through her private Facebook group called Britt Marie Fitness at home workout group. Britt’s goals are to get people moving and help improve client’s flexibility & mobility in order to live their best life possible!

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Britt at brittmmorrison@gmail.com.

Hope to see you in class! – Britt

 

Want to try a 3-Day FREE trial of Britt’s online workout group? Click Here

 

Follow Britt on Instagram HERE : Britt Marie Fitness Instagram

We are hosting a VIRTUAL golf tournament on 18Birdies!

The 18Birdies app is designed to provide the most complete, social and interactive mobile experience for your golf game. The 18Birdies FREE app helps improve your golf experience on and off the course by connecting you with everything golf.

Anyone can join! All you have to do is join the tournament on the 18Birdies app, play the designated amount of rounds at our course during the dates of the tournament, submit your score on 18Birdies, and you are on the leaderboard!

Please click the link below to join.

Virtual Tournament Sign Up: CLICK HERE

If you already have the app: Use Code – 4674 to join!

There will be 1 winner per week!

New tournaments start on Mondays & end on Sundays! You will have to sign up for the tournament every week. There is no cost on the app for joining the tournament. The only cost is greens fees at American Classic GC.

Concerning COVID-19 & Golfer Safety

UPDATED: May 18, 2020

In light of COVID-19, we have decided to start online bookings with pre-payment as well as prepayment over the phone. 

Governor Carney has decided to allow golf courses to remain open at this time. For the foreseeable future, we will be open everyday from 7 am to 6:30 pm. Inside the Pro Shop and Cafe will be closed, but we will be accepting tee times via online and over the phone. We will also be operating out of a service window that is located out front of the building. You will need to check in at the service window. If you need to use the restroom, you may enter the clubhouse to use the restroom.

Details on how to book your tee times below:

If you book online you will be required to prepay at the time of booking. This will help keep you safe, as well as, keep our staff safe during this time.

If you know someone who does not use our website or online bookings, please have them give us a call at 302-703-6662 and we can process their credit card over the phone when they book a tee time. If you have a group of two or more and do not want to pay for all players, please have them call in to pay for their greens fees ahead of time as well.

NO MORE CASH TRANSACTIONS! We are trying to limit hand to hand transactions, so you may purchase club credit or use a credit card online or over the phone! Club Credit is like a gift card but goes directly onto your account and can be used at anytime for almost anything (carts, drinks, snacks, greens fees, etc). Club credit never expires!

We are still accepting walk in golfers at this time, but we cannot guarantee tee times for those who do so. As one of the only recreational activities allowed to stay open, we are expecting to be busy on warmer days. The safest way to guarantee a tee time is to book and prepay online or over the phone.

Another note: please do not hang out in the parking lot with your golfing group before or after your round. Gathering of any kind is prohibited. 

YOU MUST WEAR A MASK TO COME INTO THE CLUBHOUSE TO THE RESTROOM & While using the putting green, checking in at the front desk, and any area you are within 6 feet of another golfer. 

How check in will work:

1. Prebook/Pre call to schedule time and pay.

2. Show up just 5-10 minutes before tee time.

3. Check in with staff AT SERICE WINDOW IN FRONT OF CLUBHOUSE.

4. Play your round! Yay! Fun!! Please stay 6-10 feet away from each other while playing.

Other Fun News! :

All tee boxes are now OPEN! Woooo! #FreshSod

Our online pro shop is up and running. If you would like to purchase gift cards, clothing, or other golf equipment, you can now do so on our online store. After receiving payment, we will ship your order directly to you.

We are now offering a 3-hole rate! If you just want to get outside and play a few holes, the price will be $9 for 3 holes (holes 7, 8, & 9)! This is available everyday from 8am-9am & 3pm-5pm. Please call to book 3 hole tee times! We do not have the capability to allow you to book that online. Also, if a 16 year old or younger wants to come and play 3 holes it is just $5!

AND YOU CAN BUY BEER TO DRINK DURING YOUR ROUND!!!! We can sell 6-packs for on the course.

Thank you for your continued support. We will get through this together. If you have any questions please give us a call or email us.  Again we are sorry for any inconvenience. Please stay safe & healthy everyone!

This year, the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) and PGA Show held their golf conferences at the end of January in Orlando, Florida. With having big goals for the 2020 season here at American Classic, some of the staff members were able to take the trip down. The NGCOA allows golf course owners from all around the world to share creative ideas together to help grow the game that we all love so much. Then from the PGA Show, everyone is able to see the technological advances in golf and how golf brands plan to move forward with their clubs, clothing, and other golfing equipment. 

 

 

 

The first couple of days were dedicated to the NGCOA Conference. At this conference, you get to meet other golf course owners from all around the world, and engage with one another on things that you have success with at your course as well as things you would like to improve upon. It is a wonderful experience to be able to talk with someone from another country or somewhere else in the United States and learn how they are creating a fun environment for golfers in their area. During the conference, you also get to listen to several guest speakers who go into great detail on things that you can improve on at your golf course. After two full days of listening to innovative ideas and creating some of our own, we are excited to say that we have some fun things planned for everyone here at the Classic. 

Once the NGCOA Conference wrapped up, the staff moved its focus to the PGA Show. We all agreed that this was a fun experience since we got to see some of the new technology and designs that well known golf brands are going to be releasing this year.

Not only are well known brands such as Callaway, Cobra, Ping, etc. doing fun things for golf, but there were thousands of smaller businesses with some creative ideas and branding. Because of our time spent at the show, Austin is excited to announce that he will be incorporating more technology into his lessons and clinics, and Britt is planning on bringing in some new brands and designs into the pro shop. 

The American Classic team had a wonderful time at both events, and learned a lot about the golf industry. Our goal is to always have our golfers enjoy their time when they visit us, and everything we learned from this trip will definitely enhance your experience here at the Classic. We hope that you’re just as excited as we are!

–Austin

 

Do you want to get into better shape? Setting some new fitness goals for yourself? We have just the challenge for you…

Join the Fall Forward Step Challenge! This Challenge will help you start walking more, get into better shape, build healthy habits, and give you a great support system to hold you accountable!

What You Get: Pedometer, Journal, & Access To A Private Facebook Group

Cost: $20.00

When: This challenge will run from September 30th – November 18th (7 weeks)

Sign up before September 24th, to get your pedometers in time! You do not need to be a golfer to join this challenge, this challenge is for anyone looking to start building healthy habits!

Have some questions? Shoot us an email at info@americanclassicgolf.com

Purchase registration: here

We are proud to announce that we are a verified Women’s Golf Day location!

The American Classic Golf Club is a 9-hole, public golf course located in Lewes, Delaware. This course is great for golfers of all skill levels and ages because it has 5 different kinds of tee boxes so you can move up to the yellow (junior tees) to play a shorter game or move back to the blue tees (professional tees) and play a longer game.

What’s Going On For Women’s Golf Day @ The Classic:

– 2-hour golf clinic (must pre-register in pro shop)
– Golf 9-holes for FREE
– Women’s Happy Hour 6-8pm
– 30% OFF Sale in Pro Shop
– Accepting donations for Breast Cancer Research Foundation (all donations given will go straight to BCRF)
-WEAR RED to support women in golf!

For Women’s Golf Day, we will be allowing any woman or girl to golf 9-holes for FREE (cart fee not included), we will also be hosting a 2-hour long golf clinic to introduce new women golfers to the game & help experienced women golfers tune-up their game, followed by a 2-hour long happy hour with snacks & drinks (even ladies not participating in the clinic can come to the happy hour). Cost of the clinic & happy hour is just $25 and that pays for the clinic & snacks (does not include happy hour drinks). There will also be a 30% off sale in the pro shop for women on this day, that includes: golf balls, tees, apparel, bags, and more!

Let us know you are interested by following the facebook event: Facebook Event Page

Book your tee times for Women’s Golf Day Here: Tee Time Booking

We hope you join us for this fun event to empower and support women in golf! #WomensGolfDay2019 #ACGCWGD19 #WGD

www.womensgolfday.com

The annual American Classic Kids Camp is just under 3 months away!

One of the highlights of our summer is a week of craziness and fun when we have our Youth Golf Camp. During this camp, kids ages 6-16 (both boys and girls) will develop a solid understanding of how to play the game of golf. They will learn the proper techniques of a golf swing, as well as learning about golf course etiquette. We will focus on how to grip the club, the proper posture in a golf stance, where the ball should be positioned, and how to line up our shots. Each day will also be themed, so that the kids get to let loose and have some fun. We all know that golf can be a little intimidating at first, but with the perfect balance of teaching and fun, your kid will love the game as much as you do!

Golf Pro: Austin Ebersole

Date: June 17-21

Time: 5-7pm

Clubs can be provided if needed.

Register here: CLICK ME

Questions, Comments, Concerns?

Please send us a quick email or give us a call at 302-703-6662 & ask for Austin

Anyone ready for a new and fun way to play golf? Available now here at The American Classic Golf Club is Fling Golf!

* All you need is a couple of golf balls & Fling Stick
* Fling Stick is RENTED out at check out
* Same rules as golf, only a few differences
* Available to play anytime after 2:00 pm (Twilight hours)
* Watch the video below, and book your tee time by calling the clubhouse!

FLING AWAY!

Check out the official FlingGolf Page here: CLICK ME