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Spotlight On Business: Oleander Golf Center

The Oleander Golf Center is located in Wilmington at 5026 Oleander Drive right next to the Municipal Golf Course.  You can reach them directly by phone at (910) 397-0674.

By: Allen Denning
Staff Writer

The Oleander Golf Center in Wilmington is a driving range and full service golf shop conveniently located right next to the Wilmington Municipal Golf Course. It is a valuable resource for golfers who are looking to get some practice, get their equipment customized and anyone else who just wants to have some fun while learning to play.  Open to the public, the Oleander Golf Center has been a part of the Wilmington Golfing community for over 20 years and it is the only stop you need to make before your tee time as well as being a great place to spend an afternoon honing your skills.  Oleander Golf Center has a massive driving range and even a practice green for working on your putts.  It is the place to go in Wilmington to work on every aspect of your game. 
The Oleander Golf Center boasts enough mat and grass practice areas to “accommodate over 50 golfers at a time.”  They offer club rentals so don’t worry if you can’t bring your own.  They have a massive selection of clubs to fit everyone who walks through the door.  This is a great option for golfers who want to get a few swings in after work or during a break without the hassle of lugging their clubs around all day.  Players can order frosty cold beers, wine or other beverages and snacks while they practice.  It’s a great way to spend a beautiful afternoon. 
If you have never played golf this is the best way to start.  Enjoy your time learning to play and developing your skills on the range without the stress and constraints of an organized game.  If you are trying to learn how to play golf or you are a seasoned veteran who is looking to get some pointers on how to shave a few more strokes off of their scorecard, the Oleander Golf Center can help with their Golf Clinics and lessons.  The Oleander Golf Center is a PGA recognized facility with 3 Pros on staff in Mark Pellington, Butch Morgan, and reigning Carolina’s Senior Section Champion David Thore.
 They hold Golf Clinics for children and adults on Saturdays.  Children’s lessons start at 9:00 a.m. and the adult lessons begin at 10:30 a.m.  Registration for their Saturday clinics is required so please call and save your spot in advance.  There is no better way to improve your golf game than to spend time absorbing the knowledge that these pros have amassed over the years.
 Please contact them if you are interested in receiving lessons and start on the right path to becoming a better golfer.  Whether you want to add distance to your tee shot, shoot more accurately in the short game or learn how to sink those long birdie putts, the Oleander Golf Center has you covered.
One reason that golfers in Wilmington love the Oleander Golf Center is that they offer a full service club fitting and repair shop.  Master Club Fitter and Repair specialist, Eric Johnson is the Center’s resident golf club expert.  Johnson can repair damaged clubs, replace old grips and is an authorized fitter for Callaway and Bridgestone.  Inquire with the Oleander Golf Center today about fitting your clubs. 
They will set up an appointment and take the time to actually fit the clubs exactly to your own swing.  Having the right equipment is an important factor in the strength of your game, which is why they offer this great service. 
In their shop you will also find an assortment of golf equipment available for purchase including gloves, clubs, tees, balls and more.  They are always running a great deal and currently they are giving away a free large bucket of practice balls with any purchase of a new dozen golf balls! 
The Oleander Golf Center is located in Wilmington at 5026 Oleander Drive right next to the Municipal Golf Course.  You can’t miss it and you won’t miss your tee time as you are warming up just a few feet away.  They are open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. until sunset.  Please note that they sell their last buckets of practice balls 30 minutes prior to sunset.  If you would like to find out more about the Oleander Golf Center please visit their website at oleandergolf.com.  You can reach them directly by phone at (910) 397-0674.  Drop by today and see for yourself why everyone loves the Oleander Golf Center.