Dr. Steven Lorick
Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Hawaii
Current Employer: HyBridZone in Honolulu, Hawaii and The First Tee in Palm Desert, CA
Steven Lorick didn't take the short route to a career in golf. He is a military veteran who was honored with the Congressional Award of Special Recognition as a former member of the United States Presidential Escort. In addition to his Golf Academy of America education, he holds a bachelor's degree, an MBA and a doctoral degree in Education.
Lorick is now a leader in the sports education community and serves as President of HyBridZone, an executive sports performance and education consulting company started in Hawaii. He also serves as Executive Director of The First Tee of Coachella Valley, a youth development organization dedicated to impacting the lives of young people.
Lorick has been recognized as a leader in golf and sports performance education by the Titleist Performance Institute, Nike Golf, the Leadbetter Golf Academy, the United States Sports Academy and the National Academy of Sports.
“GAA taught me the business of golf, the fundamentals of the golf swing, and how to develop a niche in golf fitness,” Lorick says. He recommends Golf Academy of America students network with classmates to develop career long relationships.
What's in His Bag? Titleist
Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist
Best part of his job: “Identifying physical limitations that affect the golf swing and finding the solutions to correct them.”