Silverado Resort And Spa Announces 2018 Dates For Johnny Miller Golf Academy

Silverado Resort and Spa announces the 2018 dates of the Johnny Miller Golf Academy’s (JMGA) two-day schools. Johnny Miller, co-owner of Silverado Resort and Spa, is known for his ability to hit his irons close and shoot very low scores. At the JMGA’s two-day schools, participants are taught the creativity, thinking and techniques that Johnny used to become one of the best players in the world.

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Two-day schools are $1,665 per person including lodging, based on single occupancy or $1,352 per person including lodging, based upon double occupancy. Two-day schools will be held on the following dates throughout 2018:

  • March 9-11
  • April 15-17
  • May 16-18
  • May 18-20
  • June 6-8
  • June 8-10
  • July 20-22
  • August 24-26
  • August 26-28
  • September 14-16
  • September 19-21
  • October 12-14
  • October 14-16
  • November 5-7
  • November 9-11

“The Johnny Miller Golf Academy will immediately improve your game,” said Miller. “Our instructional staff is dedicated to analyzing every student’s swing and helping players of all levels reach their goals.  With our ‘play-based’ philosophy and two 18-hole golf courses, we promise an unparalleled experience.  And, there is no comparable place to go to learn, than the historic Silverado Resort in beautiful Napa Valley – come as a golfer, leave as a player.”

The Johnny Miller Golf Academy is run by an instructional staff trained by Johnny Miller himself. Tara Fox, Director of Instruction at Silverado Resort and Spa, oversees the JMGA along with Andy Miller, one of Johnny’s sons and a former PGA TOUR cardholder.

The JMGA two-day school itinerary includes:
Day 1

  • Breakfast in The Grill
  • Introduction and Welcome to Academy and Instructors
  • Golf Clinic with Andy Miller
  • Full Swing Work and Video Analysis
  • Short Game Stations
  • Lunch
  • On course playing instruction
  • Review and Wrap up
  • Unlimited play until dark if desired (on own)

Day 2

  • Breakfast in The Grill
  • Review from day one
  • On course playing instruction
  • Lunch
  • Practice Range, Short Game Stations and Johnny Miller 9-Shot Drill
  • Wrap up and review
  • Unlimited play until dark if desired (on own)

In addition to two 18-hole championship golf courses managed by Troon Golf, Silverado features 360 guests rooms, a full service Spa, 10 tennis courts and 10 swimming pools as well as close proximity to Napa Valley’s over 400 wineries.

For more information, or to book a Johnny Miller Golf Academy reservation, call 707-257-5476 or visit