Golf has been found to be a therapuetic tool for those overcoming a physical
challenge. Golf is a great way to improve coordination and focus whether
or not the patient played golf prior to the injury or disability. In addition,
family members are encouraged to participate in golf outings to encourage
Modifications are made to swing technique and equipment in adaptive golf
with the help of instructor John Klein, PGA. Klein has more than 35 years
of experience providing golf instruction to individuals with disabilities.
To put new skills to the test, the annual SoCal Rehab Golf Tournament is
held each fall and provides adaptive and able-bodied golfers to join forces
in a four-player scramble format.
For more information on adaptive golf or the tournament, contact Mary Williams
at (619) 229-7362 or by