The Golf Academy At Wildwood Green
The Golf Academy at Wildwood Green is located at Wildwood Green Golf Club in Raleigh, NC. In the heart of northwest Raleigh, we pride ourselves on providing sound golf instruction for players of every skill level. If you are new to the game, a budding junior player, or just trying to shave a few valuable strokes off your game, then you’ve come to the right place.
Our exclusive private teeing area along with access to short game and an 18-hole golf course makes it ideal to hone any part of your golf game.
Our staff of qualified PGA Professionals can you help with all facets of the game and lead you on your way to success in this great game.
Besides private instruction, we offer group classes if you had multiple friends or family that wanted to have lessons at the same time. In addition, we conduct Junior Camps and Ladies Clinics throughout the summer, and can host your Corporate Outing, if needed.
My passion is teaching and coaching the game of golf to everyone and anyone that has an interest in the game. No doubt the game is difficult, but my patience in helping people with their game comes through in results people see and referrals I get from my students. Let me share my passion with you!
Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
My initial process is to learn what the student is looking for in their golf game, what is their history in the game, and their goals or motivation to learn the game. Then I can provide a game plan to help them reach that goal.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I am a Class A member of the PGA of America and continually attend educational seminars amongst my peers. I have over 36 years of experience teaching and coaching the game to golfers of all ages and abilities, beginners to touring professionals
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
The pricing of lessons is noted in the web site....Raleighgolflessons.com and go to the lesson rate page
How did you get started teaching?
I developed an interest early in my professional development as I worked for a man that was a well known and successful teacher. He led me to understand the concepts of teaching golf and continually learning from others that teach the game
What types of students have you worked with?
All ages and all levels of experience from beginners to Tour professionals
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Ask a prospective coach/teacher if they would offer a complimentary session to see if that pro is a good match to your ways of learning. Then a long term relationship with the coach becomes possible.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What are your goals....Do you have any physical limitations....Will your schedules be compatible....what are your inclement weather policies and cancellation policies.