Mike Calbot International Golf Academy
Over 50 years as an instructor
Over 90,000 lessons given
Have a Golf Tip segment on CBS affiliate Wink-News for the past 35 years.
Success of my students and creating long relationships with clients.
Owns golf clubs
Photos and videos
Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
Profile the student and listen to the needs of the student goals
and arrange a plan and path to achieve the goals.
Using video allows the client to learn and measure progress.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
45 plus years as a golf swing analyst and master instructor
over 87,000 lessons given
I have been seen in over 50 countries
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
We have all custom packages from 110.00 to 175.00 per hour for single and groups average 65.00 per hour.
How did you get started teaching?
Back in Philadelphia in the 1960's worked for a good teacher then in 1970 at Marco Island, Fla for Pro Bill McDevitt at Marco Island CC. anong with Gene Sarazen, Ken Venturi, Sam Snead, Dr. Gary Wiren.
What types of students have you worked with?
From the beginner to touring professionals.
To of my Juniors went on to be national champions then winners on the PGA TOUR & LPGA TOURs.
Nolan Henke and Terry Jo Myers with three tour wins each.
Over 25 of my students became PGA and LPGA teachers and club professionals.
I have several European Golf and playing professionals.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Go with experience, past records and also go by word of mouth.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What are their specific goals now and future and the time and funds to make it happen.