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Golf Instructors

  • PGA, Director of Instruction

    Dave Johnson

    E-mail:Dave Johnson

    Over 40,000 lessons given, 23 years experience. This instructor is innovative, versatile and excellent with all levels of golfers. His bright mind and gentle heart make this PGA Class A member a joy to learn and mentor with. Trained by some of the industry's best, his is published and recognized by his peers.  To view the personal bio for Dave Johnson click here.

    Fees:
    1 Hour $100
    45 Minutes $80
    30 Minutes $60
    Buy a Series of 6 lessons for the price of 5
    Juniors - $10 off regular price
    Group Lessons - $175 for 6 hours of instruction

    Summer-Junior-Golf-Camp-2013-shortened-version-7Junior Golf Camp

    Five Reasons Children Should Go to 'Golf Camp'

    1. Golf is a game, sport and skill that they will use all through their lives.
    2. Golf is outdoors in the fresh air, the children are in a positive healthy environment.
    3. Golf is a game that abides by "rules, respect and etiquette".
    4. Golf camp teaches youngsters to interact in a social environment.
    5. Golf teaches us to problem solve and develop self reliance.
    Click here to download Junior Golf Camp Brochure
  • IMG 0139PGA, Head Golf Professional

    Rob Watson

    E-mail:Rob Watson

    Has been a PGA Class A member since 1992. He began giving lessons in 1988. He was rated Sonoma County's 3rd "Best Instructor" in a Press Democrat poll in April 1992. His teaching goal is for all of his students to recognize how important the "short game" is to their golf game.
     
    Fees:
    45 Minutes $60
    Buy a Series of 6 lessons for the price of 5
    Juniors - $10 off regular rate
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  • LPGA Professional

    Marian Arcia

    E-mail:Marian Arcia

    As an LPGA Class A member, she has been trained to help each individual find the golf swing that best fits his/her strengths. Her encouraging personality and sense of humor make it fun to learn to play golf. Her students often comment that they never thought golf could be so fun and rewarding.

    Fees:
    45 Minutes $60
    Buy a Series of 6 lessons for the price of 5
    Juniors - $10 off regular rate





  • PGA Associate

    John Nice

    E-mail:John Nice

    This PGA Associate started playing golf when he was 14. His teaching is based on the idea of keeping things as simple as possible. Basic fundamentals of grip, stance and alignment can go a long way toward developing a swing that is simple, effective and repeatable. Making the game of golf fun whether practicing or playing is key.

    Fees:
    45 Minutes $60
    Buy a Series of 6 lessons for the price of 5
    Juniors - $10 off regular rate





  • LPGA Instructor

    Mary Jo Hodgen

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    Mary Jo, has been coaching golfers at all levels for over 18 years. In addition to being a Class A Member in the LPGA, she is a First Tee Coach, is US Kids Golf certified and has coached at both the boys and girls high school level. Whether you are new to golf, have a junior golfer, or looking to improve your golf game, contact Mary Jo at 415-613-5929 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    We can customize your needs whether it be on the driving range or a playing lesson on the golf course.

    Lesson Fees:

    Adults
    60 minutes $100
    30 minutes $50

    Juniors(17 and under)
    60 minutes $80
    30 minutes $40

    Group lessons/ Clinics $25 per person max 6 students

    Winter Special - buy a series of 3-1 hours lessons for $275. Purchase by 3/31/2017.

    Mary Jo Hodgen is a nationally recognized Callaway club fitter.
    The 2017 line of product is available for fittings and demos, contact her to schedule your fitting or to demo clubs.

    Fitting Fees:

    Irons $35
    Driver, fairway woods and hybrids $35
    Putter/wedge $35
    Complete fitting $ 75

    Demo sets of the 2017 line of Callaway clubs are available to try on the golf course. Cost is $25 and is applied towards your purchase of clubs.

    Contact Mary Jo to schedule your lesson, fitting or to demo session.