Training Ground of Champions
GGGA is headquartered at Mission Inn Resort & Club in Howey in the Hills, FL. Mission Inn boasts 36 holes of championship golf and GGGA’s own private training facility. The 99-year-old El Campeón Golf Course at Mission Inn Resort & Club and home of the Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy, has been ranked the second-best golf course in the nation and the best in Florida for 2015 by Golf Advisor, the leading website community of reviewers.
In the recently announced “Best Of Golf Advisor 2015” Top 25 U.S. rankings, El Campeón received a Five-Star designation overall, the highest ranking possible. Opened in 1917, El Campeón (“The Champion”) is one of the South’s vintage 18-hole golf courses. An original member of the 53-course Florida Historic Golf Trail, El Campeón showcases classic golf course design as well as sharp elevation changes unique to the Central Florida region.
Internationally Renowned Location
Officially located in Howey in the Hills, FL, GGGA is only 35 minutes from one of the most visited cities in the world, Orlando, Florida. The Central Florida area is home to Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Studios Orlando, and SeaWorld and less than an hour from Florida’s east and west coast beaches. Considered the “tourist capital of the world,” the Orlando area offers an extensive variety of shops, restaurants and hotels. Orlando International Airport is one of the busiest in the world and well equipped to receive our domestic and international students.
Closest airports: Orlando International Airport (MCO), Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).
GGGA provides transportation to and from airports.