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Nancy Henderson, LPGA Chief Teaching Officer: "To meet the unique needs of teaching women the game of golf, the LPGA has developed an online instruction program customized to the physical capabilities, the communication skills, and the equipment needs of female golfers." read more

"Recognitions from highly-regarded industry media are a testament to the world-class golf instruction offerings for juniors and adults we have at The Sea Pines Resort," said Tim Cooke, Director of Golf Instruction. read more

Annika Sorenstam: "Charlotta, Henri and the rest of the team are intimately familiar with my 'Winning Approach' philosophy and have been successfully sharing it for years. Their swing expertise is complemented by fitness and nutrition advice from my personal trainer ... creating a 'one-two' punch unique to the marketplace." read more

"The game of golf truly enriches ones life both professionally and personally," said Workshop Founder and Author of Get Your Golf On, CEO Debbie Waitkus. "Whether in sales or any other corporate position that involves relationship development, golf has the ability to increase opportunities. Our Golf Business Workshop Series serves as the ideal platform to learn how to drive better business opportunities through golf." read more

Among the many activities this week honoring the Constitution, Keiser University COGSM students are participating in fun and educational quizzes about the Constitution with prizes awarded for the highest scores; signing their own proverbial 'John Hancock' on a large copy of the Constitution in the school lobby; and voting for their favorite Founding Fathers. read more

"Perfect fit is an understatement when you talk about this beautiful resort in the heart of the scenic Texas Hill Country," said Pelz. "La Cantera has world-class golf, gorgeous accommodations and an incredible approach to hospitality. We hope our students who visit La Cantera have as much fun there as we will giving schools and clinics at the state-of-the-art teaching academy." read more

Doug Weaver, a former PGA Tour pro and the longtime director of instruction at Hilton Head Island's Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, knows firsthand what it takes to make it at golf's highest level. read more

"South Florida is home to a large and growing population of die-hard golfers, making it an ideal location for our newest centers," said Brent Stewart, Vice President of Marketing at GolfTEC. "Our immensely popular game plans and lesson packs are a proven solution to help all golfers improve their skills and have more fun on the course." read more

The day-long seminars are led by John Godwin, PGA Master Professional and 2004 PGA of America National Junior Golf Leader, and John Bryan, Vice President of U.S. Kids Golf Foundation and former Executive Director of the Georgia PGA. During the seminars, Bryan and Godwin focus on best practices that help develop young golfers. read more

"The GolfTEC business is built on making us all better golfers who enjoy the game more and play more often because of it," said Brent Stewart, Vice President of Marketing at GolfTEC. "Our 'August CRUSH-IT' sale provides a strong incentive for players of all ability levels to experience our highly productive learning programs and first-rate coaches." read more

"The ELITE Training Program's level of instruction is unmatched," said David Allibone, Athlete Recruiter. "No other curriculum combines unfettered access to a multiple major winner, NCAA champion and architect of perhaps the most repeatable swing in golf history with personally-tailored fitness and nutrition regimens, comfortable housing and premier educational opportunities." read more

In addition to the Summer Clubbin' golf program, Marriott Golf Academy offers a wide range of expert instructional programming for golfers of all skill levels, including 2- and 3-day golf schools, private lessons, on-course instruction, corporate programs, junior programs and a selection of programs and services from the Club Fitter's Workshop, an important complement to any golf instructional experience. read more

"After receiving incredible feedback from our pilot group of instructors and taking a deeper look at the entire user experience, we have made minor changes to our Certified Instruction Program making it more user friendly and a better overall experience for anyone going through the program," said Bryan Hepler, Master Instructor and Founder of Tathata Golf Training. read more

With summer vacation hitting stride, and as part of its junior golf initiative, Marriott Golf Academy, located at Marriott's Grande Vista resort in Orlando, Fla., announced summer golf programming for juniors ages 7-15. The summer junior golf programs are available to first-time golfers and boys and girls of all skill levels, as participants will be grouped according to age and playing ability. read more

"By offering this program on ground we provide our students with the opportunity to continue their education, obtain a Bachelor's Degree, and pursue their passion of playing and taking lessons from highly experienced PGA faculty in higher education," said John McMurry, Campus Vice President of Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management. read more