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Chicago Golf Lessons

Hit It Straight Golf Academy

Hit It Straight Golf Academy

5.0 5 Reviews
My name is Dion Madkins and I love the game of Golf. I have been playing and learning for over 15 years and I've been teaching for 3. I am a certified club smith and club fitter. My teaching style differs from the rest because I take nothing from the student. I only give fundementals and work with what you have. I also give you as much as you can handle at one time. Im more than an instructor I'm also a student of this amazing game myself.
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Players Elite Golf Academy

Players Elite Golf Academy

5.0 5 Reviews
The Player’s Elite Golf Academy is your premier source for quality golf instructions,Golf Lessons, Junior Golf Lessons, Golf Camp and junior golf development programs throughout Chicagoland. Players Elite Golf Academy located at beautiful 45 holes Silver Lakes Golf Club in Orland Park Illinois. We use the most advanced equipment in all our golf training programs such as, Video Analysis, Flightscope launch monitor, SAM PUTT LAB andK-Vest 3D-Bio mechanic body movement, which are essential for junior golfers who are playing competitive golf or pr ... View Profile
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Elevation Golf

Elevation Golf

5.0 5 Reviews
Mike Mandakas is a PGA Instructor, Coach, and Trainer that has been a member of the PGA since 2005. He works with all levels of players from beginners to Tour Level players. Mike uses the best technology available through video analysis and data capturing to help develop players. Golf Lessons are certainly the most utilized service but other offerings are available to help golfers and athletes in Sports Performance through Biomechanical, Mental, and Physical Training ... View Profile
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FitGolf Performance Center

FitGolf Performance Center

5.0 4 Reviews
We are a physical therapy-based golf health and fitness training program.  Unique in the industry as we are able to evaluate injury issues as well as do golf-specific fitness training.  We do not teach lessons, but work with many teaching professionals to improve their student's posture, flexibility, balance, and strength so they are able to get more out of their lessons.  We make the golf pro's job easier.  We have been in the business since 1993 when there really was no golf fitness business; now it is a world-wide industry. ... View Profile
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GOLF IN MOTION

GOLF IN MOTION

5.0 4 Reviews
Tim is a fairway guru that offers the complete solution to your golf game. A graduate of the prestigious Golf Academy of the South, Tim holds a degree in Advanced Teaching and Biomechanics. As a Tour Fitting Professional for Mizuno Golf, he travelled on the Mizuno tour van where he mastered the art and science of custom club fitting.  Tim is also a SPi Certified Instructor for Seemore Putters which certifies him teach the Seemore system and teachings of Pat O'Brien, a learning system that has trained multiple major championship winners.GIM Junior program is nationally recognized and has consistaly produced results on and off the course. ... View Profile
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Golf Made Easy

Golf Made Easy

5.0 3 Reviews
Golf is and should be a game that can be enjoyed for a lifetime. That being said-that enjoyment can be enhanced by ones improvement and understanding of the golf swing. I educate and teach as well as improve ones swing.
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Crystal Tree GCC

Crystal Tree GCC

5.0 2 Reviews
20 years experience teaching at Chicago area country clubs. A dedicated practice area and full size driving range.  My philosophy incorporates the mental side of the game, which allows lessons to be more beneficial and more quickly incorporated into your rounds and your score.
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Scott Yopchick Golf Instruction

Scott Yopchick Golf Instruction

5.0 2 Reviews
SY Golf works with you to zero-in on your golf swing by using proven physical and visual coaching techniques that improve your focus and your enjoyment of the game on a consistent basis. Become a more well-rounded player with a personal approach that works for all skill levels! SY Golf offers a unique and simple approach for individual and group lessons to fit your golf instruction needs.
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Play Better Golf

Play Better Golf

4.0 1 Review
Teaching golf from beginners to experienced golfers for over 20 years. Great results.
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Tom Borst

Tom Borst

5.0 1 Review
I adapt my teaching to the capabilities of the individual student.  I do not teach one approach.  I tailor my methods to the goals of the students.  I am a scratch golfer who had played for 45 years.  I work with beginners as well as low handicap players.  I am a student of the game who understands the traditional methods of teaching as well as using new training aids.  
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Lloyd Higley Golf Instructor

Lloyd Higley Golf Instructor

Lloyd has been a Golf Digest Top 50 nominated instructor.  Lloyds teaching philosophy is based on 3 core beliefs. 1. Learn swing physics The premise that knowledge, rather than muscle memory, is the path to success and that a lack of success comes from incorrect understandings as opposed to lack of ability. 2. Develop sound body mechanics. Knowing how the muscles and joints work best to create an efficient and injury free golf swing. 3. Train your brain to learn. Understanding that to learn a new motor pattern takes an understanding on how the mind learns. ... View Profile
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Chicagoland Golf Academy

Chicagoland Golf Academy

Gil Davis has been teaching in Chicago for over 15 years, currently as lead instructor at Chicagoland Golf Academy, Marquette Park location. As First Assistant Golf Professional at the prestigious East Bank Club, Gil helped his students reach new heights in their games. His desire to share his knowledge and swing philosphy with the general public has led him to the Chicagoland Golf Academy. Prior to East Bank Club Gil taught for ESPN golf Schools as their Midwest regional instructor. While with ESPN, Gil was mentored by Hank Haney and Ed Bowe. Gil also worked for the Nicklaus-Flick Golf Schools based at Harborside Golf Course. Gil’s te ... View Profile
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Winnetka Golf Club

Winnetka Golf Club

Hi My name is Ray Mitchell, I have been a PGA Golf Professional for 25 years. I have taught at every level with a number of my students going on to become great golfers. Golf teaches you many other positive values like, honesty, integrity, and compassion. I have the ability and the patience to teach you the game of golf or improve the one you have now...GUARANTEED. Don't miss out on the game of a life time! Ray Mitchell PGA Golf Professional The Winnetka Golf Club’s professional staff prides itself on providing one of the best golf instructional programs in the Chicagoland area. The lesson program formats include: private instruction ... View Profile
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The Golf Practice

The Golf Practice

Chris, a proud native of Canada, has a passion for helping people who have a desire to learn. Chris believes anything can be learned when commitment, consistency and patience are present. Teaching Philosophy Chris educates his student on why certain shot patterns occur. He instructs them on what specific changes will make an immediate impact and then coaches the player through the process of learning that particular skill both physically and mentally. Chris’s hands on approach provides a unique kinesthetic experience that enables the player’s body to interpret the correct feel. Training Chris has been under the tutelage of Hank Ha ... View Profile
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Robin Aikens Golf

Robin Aikens Golf

Robin Aikens has been playing golf since age 6. She was a member of The Bob-O-Links Junior Golf Club in Chicago, Illinois. She has won over 25 junior titles for golf before walking on to the Purdue University Women's Golf Team. She was MVP of her high school golf team. She obtained membership to the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) Division in 2004. She has won numerous awards for her inner city golf mentor program and she was named an 2009 Outstanding Leader in Golf at the 2009 PGA Show in Orlando, Florida given by The African American Golfers Digest. She has done many golf clinics for youth ... View Profile
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Sarah Pesavento Golf

Sarah Pesavento Golf

I'm an LPGA golf instructor with 10 years of experience teaching golf. I give lessons at the Links and Tees Driving Range in Addison, IL. All skill levels are welcome. I originally learned golf at the David Leadbetter Academies and have observed other top ranked teaching pros across the country.  Learning from the best players and coaches in the world along with my teaching experience has helped me develop a sound teaching method and strategy that helps every golfer who works with me make great improvements and enjoy the game more. ... View Profile
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Joe Bosco's Real Golf Performance Training Lessons

Joe Bosco's Real Golf Performance Training Lessons

Golf Magazine 3x Top 100 Teacher Nominated 2010-Present  Golf Digest Named a Top Teacher in Illinois 2016 Author of REAL GOLF: Taking Your Best Game to the Course.   Joe is both a highly trained, experienced golf teaching professional & a mental performer coach.  Certified in Trackman, SAM PuttLab, FocusBand Fluid Motion Factor 2x Certified. Bio-swing dynamic certified  Joe is a truly gifted teacher who works the entire spectrum from PGA Tour players to college, HS and young junior golfers.   As a high school golf coach, Joe led four teams to 2 IHSA championships and 2 runner ups 2011-2014 He has developed over 50 ... View Profile
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LOUIS SAUER GOLF LESSONS

LOUIS SAUER GOLF LESSONS

LSGOLF provides a state of the art facility for lessons & practice. LSG uses Trackman, Foresight Sports & Sam Puttlab to accurately analyze motion & provide feedback on improvement on their sessions. Louis Sauer started his teaching career with Jim McLean in 1998 & has been a full-time teacher since. Louis works with junior golfers & adults on player development programs that assist in how to practice & course strategy. ... View Profile
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GolfTEC

GolfTEC

Help students gain a better understanding to the game of golf. Focusing on making better golfers so you can enjoy the game how it should be played.  I Specialize in helping ladies, juniors and people of all ages improve their game.
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Dynamic Golf Institute

Dynamic Golf Institute

Donnie has been teaching a wide range of golfers since 2005.  As a PGA Professional and a Level 3 TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor, he combines fitness components with swing fundamentals to help each golfer conquer the issues of their game, and take their performance to the next  level.  Donnie specializes in preparing junior golfers to play competitively at every level by developing a solid foundation of  all aspects of the game; from how to swing the club to how to play on the golf course. Also, helping them find out why they want to play golf, and what makes it more fun for them.   Donnie believes each studen ... View Profile
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Golf Teaching Professional Michael Stone

Golf Teaching Professional Michael Stone

Private and semi-private lessons are available from Teaching Professional Michael Stone! Private lessons are a great way for an individual to work on specific aspects of his/her swing. Private lessons are available by appointment in half hour increments. Our goal is to develop golfers of all ages and playing abilities. Whether you’re a first time golfer or a more advanced player looking to improve a specific part of your game, we have the perfect program to fit your golfing needs. We guarantee that by the end of your lesson series, not only will you be more knowledgeable about your swing, but also the entire game of golf. To ensure qual ... View Profile
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Golf 312

Golf 312

At Golf 312 you’ll learn quickly that golf is a whole lot more enjoyable when you have a PLAN in place.  Know how YOU can swing the club most efficiently, so that you’re getting to your golfing goals and beating your friends!  Come ready to learn and practice in a fun, laidback atmosphere.  Step right into a lesson with no need to leave the city!  Oh yeah…. Try to beat the monthly high score on the Mrs. Pac-man table to give a run at a free lesson! CHRIS' BIO Graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University's Professional Golf Management Program PGA Certified Taught over 5,000 Lessons during career ... View Profile
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Harborside International Golf Lessons

Harborside International Golf Lessons

Harborside International’s two exceptional courses, Port & Starboard, were designed by renowned architect Dick Nugent to bring this great tradition of links golf to Chicago. Located just 16 minutes from the downtown loop area, Harborside features championship style links golf, open to the public, in the heart of the city. Lane is the Head Golf Professional and in his 2nd season at Harborside International. He recently spent time at Falcon Ridge Golf Club in Lenexa, Kansas and Streamsong Golf Resort Spa in Streamsong, Florida. He is currently an apprentice in the PGA PGM program. Lane is a certified Titleist, Ping, Cleveland/Srixon C ... View Profile
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Daniel Gray Golf Instruction

Daniel Gray Golf Instruction

Daniel has been teaching golf for almost 15 years and during that time he has taught at some of the best private clubs in country and has also worked with some of the best instructors in the country.  He is currently the Teaching Professional at Skokie County Club in Glencoe, Illinois.  Creating long term growth programs for players of all ranges has led him to become very focused on different aspect of the game from practice methods to understanding and utilizing very specific technologies to help players understand their games at a deeper level and how to improve.  ... View Profile
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Wildcat Golf Academy

Wildcat Golf Academy

Our service uses the successful training methods that both Northwestern Men's and Women's teams use.  By assessing the students current games the instructors can then create a program of drills/exercises to develop their skills, similar to what the Northwestern players face on a daily basis.
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Brandon Wessel Golf & Fitness

Brandon Wessel Golf & Fitness

Brandon has a strong passion for the game of golf and high quality golf instruction/coaching.  He started teaching golf when he was 16 and 27 years later Brandon still has the same energy and enthusiasm for this amazing game.  He has spent a large part of his time continuing his education in all aspects of golf performance. Brandon is Class A PGA member with an insatiable passion for the game of golf. Brandon is a Certified Titleist Performance Institute Level 3 Golf Instructor, Certified Level 2 TPI Biomechanist, Certified TPI Level 3 Junior Coach, Certified TPI Level 2 Golf Mechanic, Certified TPI Level 2 Golf Coach, Certified Gol ... View Profile
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Old Orchard Country Club

Old Orchard Country Club

PGA Member US Kids Golf Certified Instructor TaylorMade Staff Member My mission is to grow the love for the game of golf and improve the game for the ones that already play.  I focus on applying the fundamentals of golf to the students swing and most importantly the goal is to have fun and make the game as enjoyable as possible for each student by maximizing their talents. 2013 US Kids Golf Top 50 Honable Mention 2016 IPGA Youth Development Award ... View Profile
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Daniel Patkunas Golf Coach

Daniel Patkunas Golf Coach

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Geoff Lound - PGA Professional

Geoff Lound - PGA Professional

Golf Lessons with the unique experience to FEEL the correct swing for you using the RoboGolfPro at TourBound Golf Academy Also, outdoor lessons available with on course lessons an option at Glencoe Golf Club
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Jill Saiki Golf Lessons

Jill Saiki Golf Lessons

Hello! My name is Jill Saiki. I recently graduated from Northern Illinois University with a degree in Dietetics and Nutrition. I have played the game of golf since I was very young and discovered that it is an amazing sport that is both fun and challenging. I believe golf has the power to teach many life lessons: being respectful, being honest, taking responsibility, not dwelling on the past, and working hard to achieve your goals. Objective Every individual should not be molded into the same "cookie-cutter" swing. I strive to work with an individual's natural swing and improve off of what works best for them. The individuals mental game, ... View Profile
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Chicago Golf Lessons

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Home to Al Capone, The Cubs and the Sears Tower, Chicago serves as a major gateway to the U.S. Chicago has long been recognized as the top public-capital in the U.S., boasting more high-quality courses than any other city. Cog Hill, BMW’s Championship host, is the single public host to the FedEx Cup. Additionally, Chicago sports the 10 best public courses in the greater Chicago area.

Sharpen your skills, improve your swing and learn about golfing ergonomics. Learn about the body movements involved in creating the complete body-motion so vital to golfing – the golf swing!

Offering fun, relaxed, high energy learning environments, and state of the art motion video analysis, these golf centers welcome all skill levels, from beginners to experienced golfers.

Where to Play
Ranked in order of popularity, following is the list of the 10 most favored courses:

  • Cog Hill Golf & Country Club – having undergone a recent renovation, Cog Hill offers a private-club experience to golfers
  • Glen Club –Once a naval air station, the elevation changes and natural–looking features create an oasis in the middle of one of the busiest cities in the U.S.
  • Cantigny Golf (Woodside/Lakeside) - Just west of the city, this 27-hole facility that is located on a 500 acre park has hosted many major events
  • Thunder Hawk Golf Club – This 7,031 yard Robert Trent Jones layout takes you through a scenic route of forest, prairie and marshland. Enjoy the changes in scenery.
  • Pine Meadow Golf Course – considered a difficult course, the 7,238 yard course leases its land from the University of St. Mary of the Lake Seminary
  • Stonewall Orchard Golf Club– Designed by the world’s #2 golf course designers, architect Arthur Hills let the natural rolling landscape guide him in the design and layout of this magnificent 18-hole course. Enjoy the 4,968-yard junior short course or the 7,124-yard, par 72 championship one; each hole provides unique challenges to golfers of all skill levels.
  • Harborside International Golf Center (Starboard) – Just minutes off the major thoroughfare, this course was a true study in urban renewal. Formerly a landfill, designer Dick Nugent built this courses exposing them to Lake Michigan’s winds
  • Harborside International Golf Center (Port) – Comparable to Harborside Starboard, this course offers some uniquely shaped grassy islands.
  • Orchard Valley Golf Course– Known for its large waste area and water hazards, this 6,745 yard course requires strategy and game
  • Ravisloe Country Club – The newest addition to the public golf scene is a formerly a private club purchased and re-opened by Dr. Claude Gendreau, renovated by Donald Ross.

What Chicago Golfing Centers Offer
Many offer year-round comfort in their climate-controlled hitting bay offering services that include:
  • Private
  • Semi-private
  • Special Short Game
  • 18-hole
  • 9-Hole
  • Full Swing Package
  • Putting Lessons

After a day of driving balls, relax and enjoy a variety of beverages and made-from-scratch food in the food courts. Share you golf stories, meet new golfing friends and discuss strategies and performance.
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