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3 Yardage-Measuring Devices Revolutionizing Golf: What's Right for You?

3 Yardage-Measuring Devices Revolutionizing Golf: What's Right for You?

Have you ever watched professional golf on television and marveled at how easily the network is able to use technology to show a player's distance to the hole on a given shot? Wouldn't you like that sort of accuracy of information when you play golf?

Aug 31, 2015

Golf Academy of America student Devon Montoya talks about improving his game, has advice for other students

3 Thoughts To Help You Choose Your Next Set Of Irons

You may drive for show and putt for dough, but your irons are the workhorses in your golf bag. They may not get the glory, but they produce a far more varied array of shots over the course of a round and a season than your woods or flatstick. That's why you need to do your due diligence as you look for your next set.

Aug 28, 2015

3 Thoughts To Help You Choose Your Next Set Of Irons

3 Thoughts To Help You Choose Your Next Set Of Irons

You may drive for show and putt for dough, but your irons are the workhorses in your golf bag. They may not get the glory, but they produce a far more varied array of shots over the course of a round and a season than your woods or flatstick. That's why you need to do your due diligence as you look for your next set.

Aug 26, 2015

Featured Class: Club Fitting at Golf Academy of America



Did you know that the majority of golfers are playing with clubs that don't match their swing? Most off-the-rack golf clubs are not fitted specifically for the individual. But if you have a consistent grip for each club in your bag, you will hit more consistently—it's that simple.

Aug 24, 2015

Student and Alumni Newsletter August 2015

Clubhub

It looks like the game of golf is about to get a little more technologically advanced—all because Pat Steusloff took a flier in 2006.

Aug 21, 2015

Brand-New Big Sticks: 2015's Best Drivers


Jordan Spieth may have taken the golf world by storm this year by making seemingly every important putt, but the ability to drive the ball remarkable distances is still a huge source of glory in the game. Whether on the PGA Tour (embodied by the likes of Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson) or just around your home course, players love watching bombers bomb the ball almost as much as they aspire to become bombers themselves.

Aug 19, 2015

Mike Reichert – Assistant Professional at Flossmoor Country Club, Flossmoor, Illinois

Mike Reichert

Mike Reichert is a 2013 graduate of Golf Academy of America.

What do you do as Assistant Golf Professional?
I help maintain golf operations and help with pro shop duties. I make sure players have caddies and manage the bag room staff attend to the members and keep carts ready for use throughout the day.

Aug 10, 2015

Kevin Guarneri – Assistant Golf Professional at Paramount Country Club, New City, New York

Kevin Guarneri is a 2012 graduate of Golf Academy of America.

What do you do as Assistant Golf Professional?
I make tee times, give lessons, order merchandise, display merchandise, run tournaments, etc.

Aug 7, 2015

Hamza Yunus – Head Professional at Protouch Golf Academy, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Hamza Yunus

Hamza Yunus is a 2012 graduate of Golf Academy of America.

What do you do as Head Professional?
My job here is to train local coaches, juniors and club members along with arrange sponsorships and manage three to four tournaments a month.

Aug 4, 2015

Golf Academy of America Alumni Profile: Pat Steusloff, Founder of Kinetek Sports

Golf Academy of America Alumni Profile: Pat Steusloff, Founder of Kinetek Sports

It looks like the game of golf is about to get a little more technologically advanced—all because Pat Steusloff took a flier in 2006.

Aug 3, 2015