Golf News for Thursday, April 17, 2014 | Instruction

Tathata partners with LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals division

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Tathata, the creator of revolutionary new golf training designed to transform the entire mind, body and swing, announced their new partnership with the LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) division. With the agreement, Tathata becomes an approved education provider for the LPGA T&CP, offering its innovative Tathata Golf Certified Instructor Training Program to LPGA members.

"Bryan Hepler's Tathata Teacher Training Program could not be more timely and relevant for me at this point in my teaching career," said Deb Vangellow, LPGA Master Professional, 2012 National Teacher of the Year, LPGA Vice-President. "Because it is both mental (martial arts) and physical (study of movement in great athletes across the board), I believe this research based program correlates with and enhances my "whole person" teaching with a model that is all about empowering students to "become their greatness!" A teacher/student "win-win for sure!"

The Tathata Golf Certified Instruction Program is unlike any golf instruction curriculum ever developed. It is designed to revolutionize golf instruction to help instructors teach, and students learn very detailed and complicated mechanics in a simple new way and improve at a rapid new pace. Combining the movements of the greatest golfers and athletes of all-time with learning principles and fundamentals founded in the timeless teachings of the martial art world, Tathata is a radically different and a radically easier way to learn and improve within the game of golf. It is designed to completely answer all questions of how the entire body moves through all full swing, chipping and putting motions.

"The program only enhances on your existing unique instructor qualities as a guide, mentor, and coach. The Tathata holistic program gives golf back to the players and creates and easier way to learn and improve at a rapid new pace. The mental training is built of some of the strongest minds in the world and empowers golfers to reach their true potential," stated Sue Wieger, LPGA, M.Ed, Peak Performance Coach and Professional Golfer.

The essence of Tathata is found deep within the simple understanding of knowing who you are and being trained in such a way that you always have a sense of your greatness building. Designed for instructors to share with their students, Tathata mental training provides a simple way to move past the beginner's mind of traditional sports psychology. The foundation of Tathata mental training is built from eternally true and proven principles that have been practiced by some of the world's greatest and strongest minds for thousands of years. These teachings open students up to a sense of strength and readiness to effortlessly begin sensing their own greatness building out in front.

"We are proud of our partnership with the LPGA T&CP and we look forward to helping its members further elevate themselves as leaders in growing all golf instruction. As part of our partnership, we have created a joint instruction initiative that will empower female golf instructors across the US and around the world. The LPGA will promote our unique training program to their entire membership of over 1,500 individuals," said Bryan Hepler, Master Instructor and Founder of Tathata Golf Training.

Instructors will be provided with roughly 40-50 hours of online pre-requisite training that must be completed before they attend one of Tathata's worldwide two-day on-site certification testing seminars. This program includes online video training as well as an introduction to the Tathata values and an in-depth testing phase. In addition to training, they will also be introduced to a "turn-key" business model maximizing their time and revenue. The cost for becoming an instructor is included in a monthly subscription of $34.95 per month.

Benefits Of Becoming a Tathata Golf Certified Instructor:
• Become part of the most united voice in golf instruction for the betterment of the game, with the strength of a global brand behind you.
• Learn movements of the game's GREATEST golfers and athletes of all-time that are new to current golf instruction and will lead you to one of the deepest and most incredible understandings of golf swing fundamentals in the game today.
• Through several unique movements and movement routines, learn a completely new WAY to train your students to help them improve at a rapid new pace.
• Learn short game and putting fundamentals and movements that will make the game SIMPLER and EASIER for any level of student.
• Be exposed to a COMPLETELY different way to look at mental training in the game of golf. The timeless and proven mental training exercises and discussions in the program alone will immediately set you apart from current golf and sports psychology.
• The programs information, curriculum and training models will allow you to set yourself apart from all other golf instruction and help your students in a way they have never seen before in golf.
• Become Tathata Certified and let us promote and market your GREATNESS on national television and around the world.

For more information about the Tathata Golf Certified Instructor Training Program or to sign up for the program, please visit www.tathatagolfcertified.com.

About the LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals
The LPGA Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) membership, founded in 1959, boasts the largest membership of women golf professionals in the world. LPGA T&CP members are certified as golf instructors, coaches and business managers through a comprehensive curriculum designed to meet the changing needs of the golfing public. More than 1,500 strong, LPGA T&CP members are dedicated to the advancement of golf and serve throughout the golf industry as head professionals, assistant professionals, teaching professionals, directors of golf, owners of golf schools and facilities, golf administrators, college and high school coaches and more.

LPGA T&CP members support the LPGA's various grassroots programs that were created to involve women and youth in golf as well as contribute to the overall growth of the sport. These programs include LPGA-USGA Girls Golf, LPGA Tour Junior Clinics, the LPGA Lesson Zone Presented by Volvik, and LPGA Golf Clinics for Women.The LPGA is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Fla. For more information, visit www.lpga.com.

About Tathata
Tathata was founded by Bryan Hepler of Hepler Golf LLC and is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona. Since 2011, the company has been strategically developing the Tathata brand, products, facility and logistics to offer a unique and innovative Mind, Body, Swing and Life line of products. The company has unprecedented support and strength from individuals and organizations in the game of golf. The overall mission of Tathata is to help golfers and instructors everywhere become their greatness through unique practices designed to build strength within their golf game as well as their total life. For more information, visit www.tathatagolfcertified.com.

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