The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort

The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort


Congratulations! GolfDay has rated Lely Resort Golf & Country Club as one of the top 10 public courses in the Naples area!!

Fed Cup 2021, The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort.
HOLE IN ONE!!!! Add 'golf ball' to the unique things we have framed.

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While our annual golf tournament that was originally scheduled for today at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort was cancelled, The Players Club & Spa at Lely hit a hole-in-one and donated an incredible meal to feed our children & teens and the staff that cares for them. We may not be golfing today but we’re definitely grateful for The Players Club & Spa at Lely’s continued support!

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what is wrong with this resort that golf is open? How is this a necessity?
The Chubb Classic begins today at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort! Don't miss this fun event:
We are 33 days away from the 33rd annual Chubb Classic at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort! Will you be there to see the Legends of the Game? Tickets are going quickly! Visit today to get yours before they're gone.

Rounding out the front nine at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort is a 442 yard par 4. A preserve runs the length of this dogleg right, requiring players to place the ball on the left side of the fairway. #WhereLegendsPlay
With a Limestone-surrounded green, it's critical that players don't shank on the sixth hole at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort. This 176 yard par 3 is a unique challenge for any golfer. How would you approach a green surrounded by rock? #WhereLegendsPlay
The 398 yard fifth hole at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort presents golfers with a difficult decision off the tee box. Either play it safe on the right side of the fairway, or take a risky shortcut on the left side - shoot too far left and you'll be water-bound! Which way would you shoot? #WhereLegendsPlay
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In 2018, Joe Durant captured his first Chubb Classic. Could he win his second in 2020? Join us in February at The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort to find out! #WhereLegendsPlay #WayBackWednesday

Lely Resort is home to 54 holes of spectacular golf with two distinct open-to-the-public Championship Courses. The Classics private for members.

Operating as usual


Winner, Winner!!!


Happy Holidays from The Classics


Terry and Wally are always friendly after an easy victory at the Partners Invitational


Charlie and George Napoli were the team to beat after the first round at the Partners Invitational


Charlie, David and Classic Members, George Napoli,Terry Miller, Wally Riedl, and Will Giansanti gave the competition all it could handle at the Partners Invitational


The Classics is now open for Lunch and Happy Hour!!!
This Friday we are featuring our "Great Prime Rib Night" with a fabulous buffet. Please call (239)200-3477 for reservations


Choosing the Right Club for Every Shot

August 29, 2017|By Gina Scanlon

Choosing the right club is the most important decision a golfer makes before every shot. It seems like a daunting task, considering all the possible combinations for distance, wind, hazard placement, and other factors. But not to worry, it will become second nature once you’ve practiced and played for a while.

There are two main factors to consider when determining which club to use: your distance to the pin, and how far you normally hit each club. Knowing your club distances takes time and practice, and the best way to do this is by hitting the driving range.

Here’s how to determine each club’s distance at the range:
•Start with your shortest club and aim for the nearest target.
•When you hit a solid shot, estimate how far it landed in front of or behind the closest target – for example, 5 yards past the 100-yard marker is a 105-yard shot. Remember, you want to know how far the ball traveled in the air, not including roll after landing.
•Move to the next club and repeat with all clubs in your bag.
•After you’ve got several measurements from solid hits, average them out. This is your yardage for that particular club.

Now that you’ve determined each club’s distance, you want to choose the most comfortable club for each shot. On most occasions, yardage and conditions narrow the choice to two clubs. For example, 160 yards might require either a 7 or an 8 iron. Sometimes the decision is obvious, but golfers can get stuck between clubs. When you’re stuck, work through this simple process:
1.Select one club at a time
2.Go through your routine and settle over the ball
3.Notice how the club feels in your hand
4.Repeat with the second club
5.Commit to the club that feels more comfortable

If you usually hit your 7 iron 160 yards, but on occasion your 8 iron feels more comfortable for the distance, the 8 iron is the right club. A comfortable, committed 8-iron shot will fall much better than an uncommitted 7-iron shot 99 percent of the time.

Does this mean you should pick your favorite club all the time? Absolutely not. You should always use the best tool for the job. The five-step process is useful only after you’ve already used distance and conditions to determine the top two clubs for the job.

Because golf is so challenging, being 100 percent comfortable with every shot is unrealistic.

Once you get a better feel for your clubs, you’ll start to lower your scores and feel more comfortable with each shot.

Nicole Fredrichs is the Event Sales Director at Sunset Hills Country


Save the date is a fabulous event from the Classics to it's members


It may have been the best year ever for the Ryder Cup!!
Congrats to Team Riscili


Great fun on Music Trivia Night! Some of these members know their music


CWGA Closing Day Winners!!


CWGA Closing Day at The Classics. What a fabulous year that went by so fast!


Member Appreciation Night started with a bang!! We hope all our members had a fabulous night and look forward to a great summer!


We have a Winner!! Great evening for the Classy Niners!! The G.M. Open is always a hit.


Timeline Photos


Celebrate New Years with a fabulous party at The Classics. Six piece band and all the fun of New Years Eve! A small amount of reservations are still available. Please call Anthony 239-200-3477 before it's too late!!


Need an extra gift or an after Christmas thank you for someone. A lesson from PGA professional Charlie Lostracco can last a lifetime!


Dinner at the Classics on X-Mas Week


From all of us at the Classics Golf and Country Club


What could possibly be a better last minute gift than a `lesson from P.G.A. professional Charlie Lostracco


Merry Christmas from the Classics F&B Staff!!!


Country Club Receptions

You might already know this, but we really ♥ brides to be! Let us help you plan your special day, just like this adorable wedding reception at Lakewood Country Club with our easy (and free) to use Wedding Calculator!


Country Club Receptions

Are you recently engaged or know someone starting their wedding planning? Congrats! Planning a wedding can be an incredible experience, but it can also be a bit stressful... While we all might want a beautiful, unforgettable wedding, we also need to mind our budget. In this video, one of our wedding experts gives insider tips about wedding vendor & wedding venue pricing.
***BONUS: We created a wedding calculator to budget FOR YOU!
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It's summertime. This is how we summer. :) See this Instagram photo by @schwez • 14 likes


American Golf Corporation

Check out this great post with golf discounts and programs in honor of Armed Forces Day!

Happy Monday! This upcoming Saturday is Armed Forces Day, and in honor of military members and veterans, we wanted to share these golf discounts & programs offered to service members.


Happy Monday from all of us at the Club!!


Country Club Receptions

A bold dress choice for sure, but one that helps support women's health and awareness of heart disease & stroke - have you scheduled a well-women's visit lately? - besides, we think red looks good on you :) 02/05/2016

Going Grape: Wine is only beverage that improves with age

for all my wine lover friends - nice to know people and wine do improve with age Julie Glenn writes a weekly column on wine for the Naples Daily News.


Marco Island Area Chamber of Commerce

This is why Marco & Naples rock! Make your plans for the big game and enjoy our beautiful beach! Come visit Lely for a few rounds of golf at our championship Mustang or Flamingo golf courses and while you are here check out our membership opportunities at our private Classics Club.

The Biggest Game of the Year: MORE fun in Paradise at the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Golf Club & Spa


The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort's cover photo


Congratulations to last year's Partners Invitational champions - Team Skyline. Unfortunately, our Classics team is taking you down this year! Who are the Classics members who will be representing us at the 2016 Partners Invitational this November at PGA National?! Just another benefit of being a Classics member - call the membership office today 239-732-1200 to find out about our current new member incentive offer.


The Weather Channel

Time to come to Naples/Marco and check out some golf here at Lely where's it's always sunny and at least 75ish. We have a great new member incentive offer for you. Check us out at The Classics.

Are you cold now? Just wait ...


We're gearing up for another fun-filled holiday season and with the generous support over the years of our Classics Members and Staff, we have been able to provide many gifts to The Shelter for Abused Women & Children and hope to do so again.

The Classics is hosting a ‘Spirit of Giving Tree’ for The Shelter again this year. The way it works is very simple: Select a ‘Wish’ off the Tree in the lobby. Purchase the Item. Return Item, Unwrapped, with ‘Wish’ tag attached, to the Club.

The ‘Spirit of Giving Tree’ is filled with holiday wishes of those less fortunate - let’s make their dreams come true! The deadline for all gifts will be week of December 18.

Thank you to our Members for your support!


Just a photo of a beautiful sunset here in Naples, FL. This is the life!


The Classics Country Club at Lely Resort's cover photo




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