Johnny Miller photographed at Silverado Resort in Napa Ca on September 1st 2010

Silverado Resort and Spa Announces 2019 Dates For Johnny Miller Golf Academy

Silverado Resort and Spa announces the 2019 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.

Two-day schools start at $1,665 per person including lodging and meals. Two-day schools will be held on the following dates throughout 2019:

  • April 22-23
  • May 20-21
  • June 15-16
  • July 6-7
  • August 29-30
  • September 12-13
  • October 7-8
  • November 11-12

The Johnny Miller Golf Academy is run by our PGA Professional staff, including Tom Sims and Matt Dito, who have been trained by Johnny Miller himself. Tom Sims, Head Golf Professional at Silverado Resort and Spa, oversees the JMGA along with Andy Miller, one of Johnny’s sons and a former PGA TOUR member.

The JMGA two-day school itinerary includes:

Day 1

  • Breakfast in The Grill
  • Introduction and Welcome to Academy and Instructors
  • 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)

Silverado Resort and Spa is Napa Valley’s only 36-hole golf resort.¬†The 7,166-yard, par 72 North Course annually hosts the Safeway Open, while the 6,612-yard, par 72 South Course is a favorite among resort guests. Both courses were designed by Johnny Miller.¬†In addition to two 18-hole, Silverado features 340 guest rooms, a full service Spa, 10 tennis courts and 10 swimming pools, all in close proximity to Napa Valley‚Äôs 540-plus wineries.

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