SMGA Rhode Island is an independent chapter of SMGA sponsored by The RI Association of General Contractors and the Building Trades Laborers Union Local 271. However, SMGA RI and New England members are eligible to participate in each chapter’s programs. Providence is the hub for all our SMGA Rhode Island Programs.
Warrior Golf Clinic Locations
We conduct our Warrior Golf Clinics by invitation only at the following locations. Eligible Post 9/11 wounded injured veterans must provide supporting documents. Please go to the Membership Tab for more information.
Wannamoisett Country Club Rumford RI Ed Clarke PGA
Ocean State Golf Academy @ Swansea CC, Swansea MA Rus Johnson Instructor
Pawtucket Country Club
Mike Gelinas PGA is our primary instructor [email protected] Private or semi-private lessons can be arranged at a special SMGA Veterans rate. Prior permission is established through Jerry Shanahan [email protected]
Ocean State Golf Academy
Instructor Rus Johnson is hosting our Winter Golf Coaching Academy at V Golf 365 Cranston RI. Winter Group Lessons are scheduled Tuesday Evenings 5:30-7:30. Summer Lessons are hosted at Swansea CC Swansea MA. Both group & private lessons are available at a $25 session fee for eligible SMGA RI members and those SMGA New England members who live in the surrounding Mass & CT towns. Email announcements and registration will be sent out before each date.
Outings are scheduled throughout the golf season. Please review the Programs & Events tab – List of Events. Eligible Post 9-11 wounded Injured Veterans from New England are welcome to participate in all events in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut and Maine.
Course Memberships (See Course Membership information in Programs & Events/list of Events)
SMGA Rhode Island Contact
Jerry Shanahan Operations Director