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Golf Lessons Petersburg VA

Local resource for golf lessons in Petersburg. 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.

Petersburg Country Club
804/733-4458
Johnson Rd
Petersburg , VA
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Ed Ault

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Dogwood Trace Golf Course
804/733-5667
3108 Homestead Dr
Petersburg , VA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Fred Findlay, Algie Pulley, Tom Clark

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Prince George Golf Course
804/991-2251
8401 Golf Course Dr
Disputanta , VA
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Bermuda Golf Course
804/530-3800
14101 Ramblewood Rd
Chester , VA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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Lake Chesdin Golf Club
804/590-0031
21801 Lake Chesdin Pkwy
Chesterfield , VA
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Cardinal Golf Club, The
804/734-1228
Temple Ave
Fort Lee , VA
Type
Military
# of Holes
27
Course Architect
Ed Ault

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Jordan Point Country Club
804/458-0141
Jordan Point Rd
Hopewell , VA
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Rivers Bend Golf Club
804/530-1000
11700 Hogan's Alley
Chester , VA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Steve Smyers

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Highlands Golfers' Club, The
804/796-4800
8136 Highland Glen Dr
Chesterfield , VA
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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First Tee Chesterfield
804/275-8050
6736 Hunting Creek Drive
Richmond , VA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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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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