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Local resource for golf lessons in Tacoma. 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.

Becky Willard
(253) 472-6899
Tacoma Firs Golf Center
Tacoma, WA
Started Teaching
1994
Gender
Female
Professional Affiliation
LPGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $80.00
Junior Rate: $35.00
Clinic Rate: $10.00
Playing Rate: $85.00

Steven D. Stensland
(206) 463-2006
Vashon Island Golf & Country Club
Vashon, WA
Started Teaching
1990
Gender
Male
Professional Affiliation
PGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $60.00
Junior Rate: $15.00
Video Rate: $50.00
Playing Rate: $75.00

Allenmore Public Golf Course
253/627-7211
2125 S Cedar St
Tacoma , WA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Fircrest Golf Club
253/564-5792
1500 Regents Blvd
Fircrest , WA
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Vernon Macan

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Chambers Bay
(253) 460-4653
6320 Grandview Dr W
University Place , WA
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Year Built
2007
Course Architect
Robert Trent Jones II

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David R. Wetli
(253) 927-1375
North Shore Golf & Country Club
Tacoma, WA
Started Teaching
1988
Gender
Male
Professional Affiliation
PGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $70.00
Junior Rate: $20.00
Clinic Rate: $20.00
Playing Rate: $70.00

Greg Manley
(253) 631-3133
Meridian Valley Country Club
Kent, WA
Started Teaching
1994
Gender
Male
Professional Affiliation
PGA
Price Information
Hourly Rate: $120.00
Junior Rate: $30.00
Video Rate: $80.00
Playing Rate: $125.00

Whispering Firs Golf Club
253/982-4927
Bldg 888
Mcchord Afb , WA
Type
Military
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1961
Course Architect
Bob E. Baldock

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Highlands Golf Course
253/759-3622
1400 N Highland Pkwy
Tacoma , WA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9
Course Architect
Ted Robinson

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Pacific Lutheran University Golf Course
253/535-7393
754 124th St S
Tacoma , WA
Type
Public
# of Holes
9

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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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