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Local resource for golf lessons in Foley. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to golf lessons, golf instructors, golf courses and golf training aids, as well as advice on how to improve golf game and handicap.

Damon W. Smith
(888) 833-5482
Kiva Dunes Golf Club
Gulf Shores, AL
Started Teaching
1995
Gender
Male
Professional Affiliation
PGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $45.00
Junior Rate: $20.00
Clinic Rate: $15.00
Video Rate: $45.00
Playing Rate: $45.00

Gulf Links Golf Course
334/970-1444
3901 S Mckenzie St
Foley , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
A. J. Stewart

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Glenlakes Golf Club -Lakes
334/955-1221
9530 Clubhouse Dr
Foley , AL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
9
Course Architect
Bobby Miller

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Craft Farms - Cypress Bend
334/968-4133
19995 Oak Rd W
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Craft Farms
(800) 327-2657
3840 Cotton Creek Cir
Gulf Shores, AL
 
Rick Lee Trevino
(334) 974-5660
Orange Beach Golf Center
Orange Beach, AL
Started Teaching
1992
Gender
Male
Professional Affiliation
PGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $60.00
Junior Rate: $40.00
Clinic Rate: $25.00
Video Rate: $75.00
Playing Rate: $200.00

Glenlakes Golf Club -Dunes
334/955-1221
9530 Clubhouse Dr
Foley , AL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Soldiers Creek Golf Club At The Preserve
334/986-3227
12096 County Rd 95
Elberta , AL
Type
Resort
# of Holes
18

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Gulf State Park Golf Course
(800) 252-7275
20115 State Highway 135
Gulf Shores, AL
 
Kiva Dunes Golf Course
334/540-7000
815 Plantation Dr
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Jerry Pate

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How To Choose The Right Golf Instructor

A good golf instructor can do for your golf swing what a rodeo clown can do for a tossed cowboy โ€“ he keeps too much bull from getting in the way. The chore here is to find a teacher who understands that his instruction isn't meant to constantly rehash how Jack Nicklaus did it. Rather, the instructor's goal should be to assess how your golf swing can be improved within the parameters of your own physical abilities.

The first thing to remember when looking for a good golf instructor is that there are no miracle workers. The golf industry is awash with instructors who advertise how their teaching methods will take you to a single digit handicap almost overnight. That's not going to happen, believe it! Obviously, a good instructor can identify and rectify some glaring errors in your golf swing. But he/she essentially can't do any more than what your physical and mental aspects will allow.

What does a good golf instructor bring to the table? He/she can coach you in a way that assures your swing will be more consistently on line. The instructor's teaching manner is friendly and doesn't belittle your efforts. A good teacher is patient; no matter how many times your golf swing refuses to resemble what he/she advised. A dedicated teacher will invest time and money to improve how his/her methods reflect the best that golf instruction has to offer. That includes using proven swing aids and going to videotape to truly give a student the chance to understand what the instructor has seen but didn't effectively address.

One factor good golf instructors incorporate is that they listen to what their students have to say about the teaching process. No matter how a question is transmitted โ€“ email, telephone, personal contact โ€“ it is important that a teacher remain as accessible as possible. In some regards, it's almost as if the golf instructor has become a therapist, with patients looking to settle some inner ...

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