The Southern California PGA is proud to present the 4th Annual California Teaching & Coaching Summit, Virtual Sessions. This year’s event will be hosted online through GoToWebinar on October 19-20, 2020 and will be presenting the most current teaching and coaching techniques.

With an outstanding cast of presenters, all designed to increase the teaching expertise of attendees, will speak on a wide range of topics. Those attending will get insight from some of the industry’s foremost subject experts to generate new ideas or polish trusted practices.

MSR: Up to 6 PGA Education Credits

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DAY ONE AGENDA

Monday, October 19

Ft. Kevin Kirk, PGA; Mark Blackburn, PGA; Justin Parsons, PGA

Moderated by Jamie Mulligan, PGA

9am – 11am

 

Kevin Kirk, PGA

2019 National PGA Teacher of the Year

  • Director of Instruction at The Woodlands since 2008
  • Master PGA Professional
  • GOLF Magazine Top-100 Teacher
  • Bi-lingual
  • Southern Texas PGA Section Harvey Penick Teacher of the Year (1998, 1999, 2008, 2011, 2017)
  • Horton Smith Award (2006)
  • Bill Strausbaugh Award (2012)
  • Students include (not limited to): Masters Champion Patrick Reed, LPGA Major Champion Lexi Thompson, US Open Champion Graeme McDowell, Jhonattan Vegas, Mark Hubbard

 

Mark Blackburn, PGA

2020 National PGA Teacher of the Year

  • Director of Instruction at Greystone GCC (Alabama)
  • Alabama-NW Florida Section PGA Teacher of the Year (2008, 2009, 2010, 2015)
  • Horton Smith Award (2011, 2018)
  • GOLF Magazine Top-100 Teacher
  • Golf Digest’s 50 Best Teachers
  • TPI certified
  • Students include (not limited to): Chez Reavie, Kevin Chappell, Charley Hoffman, Mike Weir

 

Justin Parsons, PGA

  • Elite Golf Instructor at The Sea Island Golf Performance Center (Georgia)
  • Teacher of the Year for Middle East Golf Awards (2014)
  • Trained extensively under Butch Harmon in Dubai, UAE
  • Joined Claude Harmon III to open The Butch Harmon School of Golf in Dubai Sports City (2009)
  • TPI certified
  • Students include (not limited to): British Open Champion Louis Oosthuizen, Masters Champion Charles Schwartzel, US Open Champion Gary Woodland, Harris English

 

Jamie Mulligan, PGA

SCPGA Hall of Fame Member

  • CEO of Virginia CC since 2000
  • Worked in conjunction with Payne Stewart to open Coyote Hills GC
  • GOLF Magazine Top-100 Teacher
  • Golf Digest’s 50 Best Teachers
  • SCPGA Teacher of the Year (2000, 2005)
  • Horton Smith Award (2003, 2004)
  • Long Beach Golf Hall of Fame Member
  • Students include (not limited to): World Golf Hall of Famer Amy Alcott, John Cook, World #7 Patrick Cantlay, Women’s British Open Champion Mo Martin, Luke List

Ft. Dr. Bhrett McCabe and Neale Smith, M.S.

Focusing on the preparation, tournament play, development of champions, and recovery

11am – 12pm

 

Dr. Bhrett McCabe

  • Sports and Performance Psychologist for the University of Alabama
  • Worked with Florida State University, Auburn, Georgia State, Missouri State, Texas State
  • Member of the LSU baseball team with 2 National Championships, 3 SEC Championships, 3 College World Series
  • Authored The MindSide Manifesto and The Game Plan
  • Students include (not limited to): World #2 Jon Rahm, US Open Champion Graeme McDowell, Patton Kizzire, Brian Harman

 

Neale Smith, M.S.

  • Founder of Process Performance (2005)
  • Low medalist honors in 1992 at the US TOUR school
  • Has worked with Stanford University
  • On the Junior Olympic High Jump team for Australia
  • Students include (not limited to): Marc Leishman, Ryan Palmer, Greg Chalmers

DAY TWO AGENDA

Tuesday, October 20th

Ft. Tasha Bohlig, PGA (2019 Teacher of the Year), Bob Madsen, PGA (2017 Teacher of the Year), & Eric Horve, PGA (2011 Teacher of the Year).

Moderated by Randy Chang, PGA, (SCPGA Teacher of the Year, 2010 & 2020)

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