Doug Holub Golf

Doug Holub Golf

5.0 (5)
9 hires on
1 employee
9 years in business

About this pro

Doug has been helping golfers improve for 10 years. He is also the new Head Golf Coach for the Fairfield University Men's and Women's programs. Doug uses his certifications in TPI and Stack And Tilt to assist golfers play their best now!

Doug Holub is beginning his sixth year
at Fairchild Wheeler Golf Club. He has been teaching and promoting the game 
of golf for over ten years. During that 
time he has given over 9000 lessons. He has been a proud member of the PGA of America since 2007, and is also a member of The Premier Network of Golf Instructors Proponent Group. In addition, Doug is not only a graduate of Fairfield Prep, but also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Florida Southern College.

During Doug's career he has had the privilege of learning from many of the country's foremost instructors including Todd Anderson, Martin Hall, as well as Michael Breed.

Doug's goal is to continue to make Fairchild Wheeler the predominant learn-
ing facility in Southwest Connecticut
by providing customers with unparalleled instruction that will assist them in achieving their goals.

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Fairfield, CT 06825
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5 Reviews


  • Jim Iseman

    Doug Holub is the best golf instructor I have ever had the pleasure of working with. He completely changed his own go,f swing a year and a half ago after studying what the best instructors were teaching their students. Doug works with videos of your swing (and you can take a video of him). These videos are so helpful in learning how to swing on plane, turn the face of the cloud correctly thru the swing and maximizing your body without “overhitting”. The result is hitting with more ease, creating club head speed “in the slot”, and creating a natural draw. I can now hit my clubs 10 to 20 yards farther with a draw using Doug’s fabulous well thought through teaching process. Doug is also the coach of Fairfield University’s golf team. Doug is a great and rare find. He also is a great person.

  • Al Perry

    He is very knowledgeable and patient. He has helped me correct and improve several aspects of my swing. We are still working together.

  • Jamieson Kennedy

    Doug did a great job of breaking down the swing for me in a relatable way. I was able to learn while swinging rather than have someone lecture and then swing. I would highly recommend Doug for anyone starting out.

  • Earl Keisling

    Doug is an excellent teacher. He really makes a connection and works with your strengths and tweaks your weaknesses .

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Each golfer goes through a brief but thorough "opening interview", which assesses their current ability, physical limitations, and goals. Based on these findings a game plan for improvement can be discussed.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Doug Holub is a member of the PGA of America, a certified TPI golf instructor and a Stack And Tilt Network instructor.

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

$90 per lesson

3 lessons for $250

6 lessons for $450

How did you get started teaching?

Doug began the game of golf by caddying to earn money. As he became a more experienced caddie, he realized that he was helping his clients play better golf and enjoy their time on the course more.

What types of students have you worked with?

Doug has helped beginners learn the basic fundamentals of getting the ball in the air. He has also helped golfers qualify for National events.

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

In the past two seasons Doug has helped a retired man who was just beginning the break 100 for 18 holes on a regular basis.

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find a coach that will adjust to your goals and abilities. Not the other way around.

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

Ask them about themselves, ask them how successful they are at getting golfers better now! 

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