Knowing that we are all unique individuals, Rich works with each person’s own swing style and ability to prioritize what needs to be done for the student to consistently get into the dynamic and optimal impact position that all great ball striker achieve. Rich has spent the last three years working with PGA and European Tour players on how to better their impact positions with the DST Golf technology and is now taking those experiences and knowledge and bringing it to his students and golf schools at The Central Coast Golf Academy.
Hannah Bridges developed her game and honed her golfing skills at Lake Nona Golf Club in Orlando Florida. Competing on the various junior tours in Florida she earned a scholarship to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. She works with the CCGA consulting on software, web, and academy business development.
Originally from Louisiana, and a graduate of Louisiana State University, Steven brings a lifelong connection to the game of golf. Over the last 7 years Steven has been a Professional Caddie at private high end golf clubs with experience on the PGA, Web.com, Champions, and LPGA tours nationwide. In addition to professional events Steven also worked as an Assistant Golf Professional where he gave lessons, managed the pro shop, and coordinated daily golf course operations. Prior to this Steven spent 10 years working in the golf course design and construction industry, where he was involved in all aspects of new golf course construction and renovation, and also had the privilege of working with the late Arnold Palmer and Pete Dye. Steven also enjoys competitive golf and has competed in amateur and professional events nationwide, and continues to work on his game.
*Founder of Functional Golf
Nationally recognized as one of America’s top golf instructional programs. Guaranteed to help any player improve their game. We have helped thousands of golfers improve their swings and scores. Programs are available for adults, juniors, new golfers, experienced golfers and the executive golfer. Additionally, we offer training in the short game, sand bunker and on-course instruction.
Rick Walker is a former PGA tour player and has spent the past 30 years as a PGA class A Teaching professional. He is also the Director of Instruction for Functional Golf. Johnny Miller, PGA Tour Hall of Fame member and TV Analyst says “Rick is one of the top 5 teachers in golf”. The PGA has recognized Rick for his contributions to Junior Golf and is the author of “The Functional Golf Swing”. He is a Master FGS instructor and has coached students to the PGA tour, Hogan / Nike / Buy.com tours, US Women’s National and State Amateur Championships.
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