Golf Channel Academy is a network of carefully selected, top-tier golf coaches across the United States. It is the hands-on coaching extension of the Golf Channel’s instruction programming, offering personalized one-on-one and group coaching that is among the highest quality instruction available anywhere.
With 68 locations nationwide, Golf Channel Academy is among the most expansive golf instruction networks in North America today. Its lead and staff coaches include 17 current members of Golf Magazine’s “Top 100 Teachers” list and 49 members of Golf Digest’s “Best Teachers in Your State” rankings.
The underlying philosophy of Golf Channel Academy is that good coaching takes place over a period of time, not just one lesson. Golf Channel Academy’s coaches are experts at walking you through the required steps to mastering a skill, and will go the extra mile to make sure that you achieve and surpass your goals. Each coach will identify what you need to do beyond the day’s lesson to make sure that you not only play better in the short term, but continue on a path of sustained, lasting improvement.
Frequently Asked Questions
How is Golf Channel Academy different from other golf instruction options?
The underlying philosophy of Golf Channel Academy – which all of our coaches reinforce – is that good coaching takes place over a period of time, not just one lesson. The relationship between coach and student is more than just “one and done.” This is how “teaching” becomes “coaching,” which we describe as an on-going relationship devoted to long-lasting improvement. Everything about Golf Channel Academy is devoted to enhancing the “coaching” experience for both teacher and student.
What’s the relationship between this Golf Channel Academy and the Golf Channel Academy I see on TV?
Golf Channel Academy is the hands-on coaching extension of the cable network’s instruction programming, which includes such shows as The Golf Fix, Lesson Tee Live, and School of Golf. Golf Channel Academy allows you to receive personalized instruction from the very best coaches in the game, including many of the teachers who you see on TV. And you should see many more Golf Channel Academy coaches making appearances on Golf Channel instructional programs in the future.
How are the coaches chosen to be part of Golf Channel Academy?
Golf Channel Academy’s primary mission is to bring together the best coaches throughout North America under one network. These coaches have a proven track record of creating significant and sustained improvement in their students. They demonstrate a clear passion for their craft and learning, and are continually striving to enhance their teaching skills so that they can produce even better results for their students.