Schedule of Events

Check back in early February, 2017 for complete schedule of events. Here is a sample from the 2016 show:

FRIDAY

12:00 – GolfTEC – Swing Tru Motion Study with Nick Pelle
A PGA Certified Member in Instruction, Nick has been a finalist for Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year (2010,2011,2012,2013,2014 and runner up in 2015). During Nick’s 10 years career at GolfTEC, Nick has taught almost 22,000 lessons. As manager of our Minnetonka center, Nick’s center is a 2 time winner of the GolfTEC Co-located Center of the Year and he is a 9 time winner of Outstanding Achievement in Instruction.

1:00 – Chris Foley- Creating Your Golf Plan
PGA Master Professional, Director of Instruction at The Legacy Courses at Cragun’s, Owner/Operator of Chris Foley Golf Schools, 2002 Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year, 2004

2:00 – GolfTEC – Fitting importance with Adam Egert
Over 12 years experience in the golf business, former Head Professional at Izaty’s Resort and Assistant at Golden Valley CC. Since joining GolfTEC in 2010, Adam has taught over 10,000 lessons including over 2000 in 2015 earning him Outstanding Achievement in Instruction. Adam is also one of Minnesota’s most sought after club fitters with certifications from Taylor Made, Callaway, Ping, Mizuno and True Temper.

3:00 – Quick Golf, Thinking vs. Reacting – Greg Schulze Greg Schulze – PGA Teaching Professional at the University of Minnesota is one of only 10 PGA Master Professionals of Instruction in Minnesota. 2007 Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year. Currently listed, and “Top 50 Instructors in America” – Golf Range Magazine“ and “Best Teacher’s in your State” list 2001-2014 – Golf Digest Magazine

4:00 – Bill Presse from Directed Force Putters
Innovation has fueled the sport of golf for over 300 years — but we can guarantee you’ve never felt innovation like this.

SATURDAY

11:00 – Kathy Swanson – Jr. PGA leagues and the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship
Top performers at the local level will advance through sub-regional and regional qualifiers in July/August and September, respectively. The top 80 performers – 40 boys and 40 girls – will earn an invitation to the National Finals at Augusta National on Sunday, April 3, the eve of the 2016 Masters

12:00 – GolfTEC College Coaches Forum Jim Deutsch, Assistant Coach, St. Thomas Men’s Golf Team, St. Paul.; Chris Foley, Head Coach at Central Lakes Community College, Brainerd: Ty Armstrong, Boys Golf Coach at Eden Prairie High School, Eden Prairie; Eric Anderson, Head Coach, St. Scholastica Men’s and Women’s Golf Team, Duluth

1:00 – Golf Apparel Fashion Show
Watch your local PGA Professionals and Tee Times’ Tee Mates as they model the latest spring fashions from Golfsmith and other golf apparel lines.  Let’s face it, you may not golf like a pro yet…but you can definitely look like one.

2:00 – Ryder Cup Talk
Jeff Hintz from the PGA will be on hand to share all there is to know about the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National

3:00 – GolfTEC Player Spotlight – “How real players have lowered their scores”, Nick Pelle and Jim McNaney
A PGA Certified Member in Instruction, Nick has been a finalist for Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year (2010,2011,2012,2013,2014 and runner up in 2015). During Nick’s 10 years career at GolfTEC, Nick has taught almost 22,000 lessons. As manager of our Minnetonka center, Nick’s center is a 2 time winner of the GolfTEC Co-located Center of the Year and he is a 9 time winner of Outstanding Achievement in Instruction.
Jim is one of Minnesota’s most sought after veteran coaches for his experience in helping students of all levels, from beginners to tour professionals, reach their potential. Jim has also made a name for himself training over 500 instructors in the art and science of teaching golf. In his 10 years with GolfTEC he has received numerous awards highlighted in 2009 when his peers voted him the Regional Manager of the Year. A published author, there is a good chance you have already improved your game by reading one of his many articles in local and national publications.

4:00 – Chris Foley – Creating Your Golf Plan, PGA Master Professional, Director of Instruction at The Legacy Courses at Cragun’s, Owner/Operator of Chris Foley Golf Schools, 2002 Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year, 2004

5:00 – GolfTEC – Swing Tru Motion Study with Jim McNaney
Jim is one of Minnesota’s most sought after veteran coaches for his experience in helping students of all levels, from beginners to tour professionals, reach their potential. Jim has also made a name for himself training over 500 instructors in the art and science of teaching golf. In his 10 years with GolfTEC he has received numerous awards highlighted in 2009 when his peers voted him the Regional Manager of the Year. A published author, there is a good chance you have already improved your game by reading one of his many articles in local and national publications.

SUNDAY

11:00 – GolfTEC – Swing Tru Motion Study with Jim McNaney and Nick Pelle
Jim is one of Minnesota’s most sought after veteran coaches for his experience in helping students of all levels, from beginners to tour professionals, reach their potential. Jim has also made a name for himself training over 500 instructors in the art and science of teaching golf. In his 10 years with GolfTEC he has received numerous awards highlighted in 2009 when his peers voted him the Regional Manager of the Year. A published author, there is a good chance you have already improved your game by reading one of his many articles in local and national publications.
A PGA Certified Member in Instruction, Nick has been a finalist for Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year (2010,2011,2012,2013,2014 and runner up in 2015). During Nick’s 10 years career at GolfTEC, Nick has taught almost 22,000 lessons. As manager of our Minnetonka center, Nick’s center is a 2 time winner of the GolfTEC Co-located Center of the Year and he is a 9 time winner of Outstanding Achievement in Instruction.

12:00 – Golf Apparel Fashion Show
Watch your local PGA Professionals and Tee Times’ Tee Mates as they model the latest spring fashions from Golfsmith and other golf apparel lines.  Let’s face it, you may not golf like a pro yet…but you can definitely l look like one.

1:00 – Talking Tee Times – GolfTEC Academy at Bunker Hills

2:00 – Quick Golf, Thinking vs. Reacting – Greg Schulze, Greg Schulze – PGA Teaching Professional at the University of Minnesota is one of only 10 PGA Master Professionals of Instruction in Minnesota. 2007 Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year. Currently listed, and “Top 50 Instructors in America” – Golf Range Magazine“ and “Best Teacher’s in your State” list 2001-2014 – Golf Digest Magazine

 

$100K Long Putt

1 Finalist each day will putt for the chance to WIN $100K! The finalist from each day will also receive a season-long family pass to Eagle Lake!

PGA Instruction

Get a FREE 10 minute lesson from a PGA Instructor. A small change may bring huge results in your game!

Custom Club Fitting

Demo the latest and greatest technology from the major club manufacturers. 2nd Swing will provide custom club fitting at the show, or book an appointment for after the show with their exclusive tour van. The same technology that the pros use!

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