Coaching

PG Live - Gale Peterson Episode 014

Gale Peterson, based at the Sea Island Golf Performance Center, is one of the best in the business at conducting playing lessons and in this presentation she shared a treasure trove of ideas for making your playing lessons better than ever. If you take students on course then this is a must watch Proponent Group Live.

PG Live - Will Robins Episode 013

Will Robins, owner of WR Golf Coaching in Folsom, CA and RGX which has trained hundreds of instructors in the art and business of coaching groups, joins PG Live to talk about how busy coaches can expand their student base and double their income by shifting to more group coaching programming. This show was filmed during the Covid-19 pandemic when many of our members where struggling to keep up with the volume of lesson requests coming in. Will is a brilliant coach and one of the sharpest businesspeople in golf instruction. You will learn a lot from this discussion that could forever change the way you structure your time.

Summit Super Panel (Part I)

Our one-of-a-kind "Super Panel" consisting of six of the Golf Digest Top 25 Teachers in America including Mike Bender, Martin Hall, David Leadbetter, Cameron McCormick, Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson spent four hours discussing how they built their careers and businesses and how they work with their students today. Filmed during the 2017 10th Anniversary Proponent Group Summit in Orlando, FL, this is the first half of the panel discussion. Keep a notepad close by while watching as the insights come fast and furious from these extraordinary teachers and coaches.

Summit Super Panel (Part II)

Our one-of-a-kind "Super Panel" consisting of six of the Golf Digest Top 25 Teachers in America including Mike Bender, Martin Hall, David Leadbetter, Cameron McCormick, Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson spent four hours discussing how they built their careers and businesses and how they work with their students today. Filmed during the 2017 10th Anniversary Proponent Group Summit in Orlando, FL, this is the second half of the panel discussion. Keep a note pad close by while watching as the insights come fast and furious from these extraordinary teachers and coaches.

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 1

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 2

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 3

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 4

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 5

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Scott Fawcett - DECADE 6

Strategizing with statistics was once uncharted territory for golf instruction. That changed in a big way when Scott Fawcett took his love for stats and golf and brought the two together. Through his DECADE system, Scott is revolutionizing how golfers play strategically to a series of bogey-avoiding positions throughout the 18-hole round. It's all encapsulated in the acronym DECADE: Decide, Expectation, Correct Target, Analyze, Discipline, Execute

Colin Swatton - Performance Coaching

Jason Day's longtime coach, caddie and mentor, Colin Swatton, shares how he uses performance coaching to build "A True Plan for Success." His holistic approach incorporates work on the physical, mental, technical and tactical aspects of his players, so they can each maximize their potential.

Andrew Rice - Things I've Learned So Far (Part I)

Andrew Rice is Director of Instruction at Berkeley Hall in SC and has been teaching for nearly 25 years. Here he discusses the blending of the new teaching technologies with the art of communication to create the best possible learning experience possible. He covers many issues that every top instructor needs to keep in mind as you grow as a teacher.

Andrew Rice - Things I've Learned So Far (Part II)

Andrew Rice is Director of Instruction at Berkeley Hall in SC and has been teaching for nearly 25 years. Here he discusses the blending of the new teaching technologies with the art of communication to create the best possible learning experience possible. He covers many issues that every top instructor needs to keep in mind as you grow as a teacher.

Dr. Paul Schempp - How the Best Teachers Became the Best

Dr. Paul Schempp speaking at the AMF Golf Instructor Summit 2008 in Pinehurst, NC. AMF was the precursor to Proponent Group. Dr. Schempp is the world's foremost expert on how sports coaches develop expertise in their craft. He is a professor at the University of Georgia and runs their Sport Teaching Lab.

Mike Bender - Teaching Competitive Players

Mike Bender speaking at the AMF Instructor Summit 2008 in Pinehurst, NC (the precursor to Proponent Group). Bender is the long-time coach to Zach Johnson and many other Touring professionals and here he discusses how he prefers to coach his top players.

Henry Brunton - The Movement Towards a Coaching Model

Henry Brunton speaking at the AMF Golf Instructor Summit 2008 in Pinehurst, NC. AMF was the precursor to Proponent Group. Brunton, former Canadian National Team Head Coach explains how coaching should be structured for maximum benefit to the player.

Mike Malaska - The Invisible Swing

Mike Malaska"?™s career has spanned nearly 40 years of teaching and playing including more than a decade working alongside Jim Flick with the Nicklaus/Flick Golf Schools. He is a pioneer in the field of golf fitness and has successfully steered the industry towards incorporating fitness into instruction. Mike is currently the Worldwide Instruction Director of Jack Nicklaus Golf Academies and the PGA Director of Instruction for Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club. Mike was named the national PGA Teacher of the Year in 2011 and can be found on all the major Top Teacher lists. Here he shares with us his insights from his brand new book: The Invisible Swing. Recorded during the 2017 PGA Show.

Bill Davis - The Wave of the Future for Coaching Golf (Part I)

Bill Davis of Jupiter Hills Club in Tequesta, FL and GOLF Magazine Top 100 Teacher offers his ideas for becoming a complete golf coach to your students. Filmed at the practice area at Jupiter Hills Club.

Bill Davis - The Wave of the Future for Coaching Golf (Part II)

Bill Davis of Jupiter Hills Club in Tequesta, FL and GOLF Magazine Top 100 Teacher offers his ideas for becoming a complete golf coach to your students. Filmed at the practice area at Jupiter Hills Club.

Dr. Rick Jensen - Coaching Golf: Easier Said Than Done (Part I)

Dr. Rick Jensen discusses the 12 Truths from his recent book Easier Said Than Done that apply to coaching golfers.

Dr. Rick Jensen - Coaching Golf: Easier Said Than Done (Part II)

Dr. Rick Jensen - Coaching Golf: Easier Said Than Done (Part III)

Dr. Rick Jenson - The New Coaching Model

Dr. Rick Jensen brings a panel with him (Marvol Barnard, John Dunigan and John Perna) to discuss how they have changed their teaching and business models to incorporate coaching programs that increase student improvement and increase profitability.

Ryan Dailey and Matt Reagan - Setting the Standard: The Future of Golf and Your Coaching Business (Part I)

Ryan Dailey and Matt Reagan are the co-founders of iGrow Golf. Both attended Campbell University near Raleigh and majored in PGA Golf Management and still work at the University"?"??s golf course today. They believe that not only do we need to introduce more families to the game, but we have to have a standard plan in place to develop them into skilled, lifelong golfers. They have spent the past eight years developing Operation 36, a Long-Term Golf Coaching Program that is already in use in more than 60 facilities across North America including quite a few run by Proponent members . In this session from the 2017 PGA Show, Matt and Ryan share their insights into Setting the Standard: The Future of Golf and Your Coaching Business.

Ryan Dailey and Matt Reagan - Setting the Standard: The Future of Golf and Your Coaching Business (Part II)

Ryan Dailey and Matt Reagan are the co-founders of iGrow Golf. Both attended Campbell University near Raleigh and majored in PGA Golf Management and still work at the University"?"??s golf course today. They believe that not only do we need to introduce more families to the game, but we have to have a standard plan in place to develop them into skilled, lifelong golfers. They have spent the past eight years developing Operation 36, a Long-Term Golf Coaching Program that is already in use in more than 60 facilities across North America including quite a few run by Proponent members . In this session from the 2017 PGA Show, Matt and Ryan share their insights into Setting the Standard: The Future of Golf and Your Coaching Business.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Human Skills of the Game, Part I

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson preview some of the concepts from their upcoming fourth book due out in 2017 with this look inside The Human Skills of the Game. This presentation was part of Proponent Group's 2016 Summit.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Human Skills of the Game, Part II

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson preview some of the concepts from their upcoming fourth book due out in 2017 with this look inside The Human Skills of the Game. This presentation was part of Proponent Group's 2016 Summit.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Human Skills of the Game, Part III

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson preview some of the concepts from their upcoming fourth book due out in 2017 with this look inside The Human Skills of the Game. This presentation was part of Proponent Group's 2016 Summit.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Art of Performance: From Concept to Application (Part I)

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson, founders of Vision54, bring their unique approach to helping golfers get maximum performance from their ability level to Summit 2013. This discussion and demonstration covers the practical application of their key themes.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Art of Performance: From Concept to Application (Part II)

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - The Art of Performance: From Concept to Application (Part III)

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - Game Changers for the Future (Part I)

Two of the world's finest golf coaches, Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson, present Game Changers for the Future: Learn the Skills Teachers Will Need to Better Support Golfers to Play Better on the Course and Enjoy the Game More.

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - Game Changers for the Future (Part II)

Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson - Golf Instruction's Missing Ingredient Enhance Your Coaching Skills to Complement Your Technical Knowledge

Golf Instruction's Missing Ingredient: Enhancing Your Coaching Skills to Complement Your Technical Knowledge presented by Lynn Marriott and Pia Nilsson is a keen look at how to blend coaching skills with your swing knowledge to speed improvement in your students.

Peter Sanders with Cheryl Anderson and Mike Bender - How Statistical Analysis Can Create a Competitive Advantage (Part I)

Peter Sanders of ShotByShot.com and one of the game's top statistitions, explains how statistical analysis is becoming more important for competitive golfers. Sanders works with tour pros including Zach Johhnson and Jonathan Byrd. He is joined here by Mike Bender, Cheryl Anderson and Nicole Morales, #1 ranked junior golfer in the United States to discuss how they use statistical analysis with their students.

Peter Sanders with Cheryl Anderson and Mike Bender - How Statistical Analysis Can Create a Competitive Advantage (Part II)

Peter Sanders - Statistics vs. Analysis

Peter Sanders owns Shot By Shot, a golf statistical analysis company that has been around for more than 20 years. Here he discusses the process of analyzing golf player data and how coaches can best use that analysis in their teaching.

Steven Yellin - The Fluid Motion Factor (Part I)

Steven Yellin is based at the David Leadbetter Golf Academy in Orlando and offers performance training that is not based on sport psychology but rather what he calls the Fluid Motion Factor. It has been used by professional athletes in seven sports.

Steven Yellin- The Fluid Motion Factor, Part II

Steven Yellin is based at the David Leadbetter Golf Academy in Orlando and offers performance training that is not based on sport psychology but rather what he calls the Fluid Motion Factor. It has been used by professional athletes in seven sports.

Dr. Jim Suttie - The Art of Teaching (Part I)

Dr. Jim Suttie, 2000 PGA of America National Teacher of the Year, discusses his ideas on the art of teaching while conducting three live lessons during this presentation at the 2012 Proponent Group Summit at Cog Hill G&CC in Lemont, IL.

Dr. Jim Suttie - The Art of Teaching (Part II)

Dr. Jim Suttie, 2000 PGA of America National Teacher of the Year, discusses his ideas on the art of teaching while conducting three live lessons during this presentation at the 2012 Proponent Group Summit at Cog Hill G&CC in Lemont, IL.

Glenn Deck - Genetic Golf: A Shift in How We Teach (Part I)

Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher Glenn Deck of Pelican Hill and Oak Creek G.C. in Newport Beach, CA, shares his study results of Genetic Golf: A Shift in How We Teach. In this presentation Deck delves into a variety of areas that affect the way the individual plays and learns the game of golf. Understanding these variables will make you a better teacher. Recorded at the 2016 PGA Show.

Glenn Deck - Genetic Golf: A Shift in How We Teach (Part II)

Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher Glenn Deck of Pelican Hill and Oak Creek G.C. in Newport Beach, CA, shares his study results of Genetic Golf: A Shift in How We Teach. In this presentation Deck delves into a variety of areas that affect the way the individual plays and learns the game of golf. Understanding these variables will make you a better teacher. Recorded at the 2016 PGA Show.

Mike Bender - Developing Elite Players

One of Golf Digest's 5 Best Teachers in America, Mike Bender discusses the practices they use with the players at his academy to maximize performance. Mike and his team of coaches succeed by continually assessing their players, structuring customized practice programs that match their personality all while adding a strong competitive component.

Martin Hall - My 4 Keys to Being an Effective Coach

During the 2018 PGA Show, Golf Channel's School of Golf host Martin Hall brings his never-ending energy in sharing 4 Keys to that will make you a more effective coach: How to demonstrate, how to move the club with people, how to stand in front of a camera and mastering people skills. This must-watch presentation will share Martin's lifetime of experiences that have made him a household name.

Iain Highfield and Matthew Cooke - Performance and Strategy

The team from GLT (Game Like Training) has taken the science of learning to help their students more efficiently take their game from the range to the course. The goal is to provide an environment that offers variability in the prescribed exercises, optimum spacing in their frequency and a continual challenge without creating discouragement.

Don Hurter - Introduction to DECADE

DECADE is a measured and systematic approach to course management. Avoiding bogies and doubles versus trying to make more birdies is a much faster way to lower scores. DECADE is a unique system of statistics that will help your students to avoid bogies. Don Hurter presents this system and how he uses it with his students.