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The First Tee Training

Keiser University College of Golf Vice President John McMurry, Executive Director of Golf Operations and PGA Master Professional Dr. Eric Wilson, and recent graduate John Ennen attended a two-day, 20-hour training session to become The First Tee Level 1 Coaches. The training was held at The President Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL, and […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Faculty, Staff, and Alumnus Attend The First Tee Training

Keiser University College of Golf Vice President John McMurry, Executive Director of Golf Operations and PGA Master Professional Dr. Eric Wilson, and recent graduate John Ennen attended a two-day, 20-hour training session to become The First Tee Level 1 Coaches. The training was held at The President Country Club in West Palm Beach, FL, and […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Students Really Experience The History of Golf

First Semester students at Keiser University College of Golf have a History of Golf class, and they get to see, touch, and feel equipment, books, and pictures from bygone eras. Golf and Golf Digest Magazines from the 1950’s and 1960’s are available for perusal, as well as golf clubs, balls, and bags from every decade […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Faculty and Staff Attend Golf Magazine Top 10 Instr

Three Keiser University College of Golf faculty and staff members will attend the 2012 Golf Magazine Top 100 Teachers in America Seminar/Retreat next week at the Reunion Resort in Orlando, FL. Dr. TJ Tomasi, PGA, COG Senior Faculty and Director of Research, and Director of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in America; Dr. Eric Wilson, […]

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History of Golf Class Practices With Hickory Shafted Putters

Keiser University College of Golf students in the History of Golf class participated in a putting contest on the indoor putting green using hickory shafted putters. The purpose of the practice was to have students become familiar with the old style wooden shafted putters before proceeding to the golf course next week to play a […]

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Tommy "Two Gloves" Gainey Wins on the PGA Tour with his "Unorthodox" Swing

What’s the world coming to? With all the high-priced swing gurus and coaches, the high-end launch monitor technology such as Trackman, and the computer generated swing analysis software on the market, how does someone like Tommy Gainey beat the best players in the world with an admittedly different swing motion? Maybe we place too much […]

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Golf Magazine Top 100 Instructor Seminar and Retreat

Three Keiser University College of Golf faculty and staff members will attend the 2012 Golf Magazine Top 100 Teachers in America Seminar/Retreat next week at the Reunion Resort in Orlando, FL. Dr. TJ Tomasi, PGA, COG Senior Faculty and Director of Research, and Director of Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in America; Dr. Eric Wilson, […]

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Thursday at the Ryder Cup: Ryan Lord’s inspiring story [with video]

Medinah, Ill. –Ryan Lord, a College of Golf student, had a face-to-face meeting with United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III on Thursday. Lord passed on some advice. “That’s between us,” Lord said. Lord, 30, a retired Marine from Davenport, Ia., who was injured less than a month after this country’s initial invasion into […]

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Careers and Jobs in Golf Webinar

There are many jobs and careers available in the golf industry. Listen in as PGA Master Professionals from the College of Golf, Dr. Eric Wilson, David Wixson and Eric Martzolf, discuss the careers in golf. If you want to learn more about the great careers available in the golf industry, or how you can get […]

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Dr. Eric Wilson, Keiser University College of Golf Executive Director of Golf Operations, Participates in 2012 Special Olympics North America Golf Invitational Tournament

Dr. Eric Wilson, PGA Master Professional and Chairman of the Special Olympics North America Golf Committee, participated in the 2012 Special Olympics North America National Invitational Golf Tournament in Phoenix, AZ from Wednesday through Sunday at the Wigwam Golf Resort. Dr. Wilson assisted in the planning and operational phases of the event and narrated a […]

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College of Golf Alumni James Beesley Accepts Dream Golf Job

Here at the College of Golf we recently received exciting news – a prior student shared his success story of achieving his first golf job after graduating from the College of Golf. James Beesley, a prior student at the College of Golf, was recently offered a position as Assistant Professional at Monte Rei Golf Club in Portugal, […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Partners with Impact Zone Golf

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — The Keiser University College of Golf is proud to announce a new partnership with Impact Zone™ Golf, one of golf’s most comprehensive teaching systems. As part of the exclusive agreement, Keiser University College of Golf will now offer students optional training to achieve player and teacher certification in the Impact […]

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Keiser University College of Golf Hosts Clinic for Local High School Students August 17th

Eleven members of John Carroll High School’s Golf Team were hosted by Keiser University College of Golf for a training session on Friday afternoon. PGA Master Professional David Wixson, PGA Professional Certified in Instruction and Golf Operations Frank Longabucco, and PGA Professional and Golf Magazine Top 100 Adjunct Instructor John Callahan provided training and instruction […]

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College of Golf Students Pass PGA Playing Ability Test

One of the requirements of gaining membership in the PGA of America is to pass the PGA Playing Ability Test (PAT). Candidates must play thirty-six holes of golf in the PAT, and their scores must be less than twice the course rating plus 15 strokes. On July 16, 2012, the PGA hosted a Playing Ability […]

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Golf Webinar Lesson: Driving for Accuracy

This month’s College of Golf webinar, Driving for Accuracy, is available for viewing to those of you who weren’t able to attend the August webinar. Listen in as PGA Master Professional David Wixson, an instructor here at the College of Golf, teachers users about driving for accuracy. While driving long is often a focus for […]

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