Golf skills coaching Team
Our Experienced Coaching Team Provides
the Best Golf Lessons in Orlando, Ocala
and The Villages!
Our Golf Skills Coaching Team is a perfect mixture of quality, experience and professionalism that is dedicated to helping each and every student reach their desired performance goal.
We have assembled a team of professionals from all the necessary areas of performance including: Technical, Fitness, Mental, Club Fitting and Nutrition. Once enrolled in one of our Coaching Programs you will have continual access with our Coaching Team allowing you to continue to train with purpose anywhere, anytime and enjoy 24/7 communications with your team.
Patrick Leahy is the Lead Golf Coach and Founder of Golf Skills Coaching and Future Collegiate Junior Golf Development. He is a well renowned golf coach and thirty–year Class A veteran Member of the PGA of America.
Patrick is extremely passionate about teaching and coaching. He is a modern golf coach who understand motor skills development and specializes in nurturing and developing junior golfers of all ages and skill from the newest of golfer to the high performance players looking to play in college and beyond. He stresses fundamentals and sound swing technique that supports personal swing tendencies and physical ability along with all of the on course performance skills required for optimal results.
Patrick has a tremendous playing, teaching and coaching background. He has played at the highest level and has won over 20 professional events. He has traveled worldwide training golf professionals and coaches on golf coaching techniques, club fitting and golf academy business acumen.
Recognized as a Georgia PGA Teacher of the Year award winner, Patrick has coached champion golfers at all levels of the game: USKids Golf, Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT), Future Collegians World Junior Tour (FCWT) and American Junior Golf Association (AJGA), NCAA Division I, II, III, NJCAA and NAIA, as well as the LPGA Tour - including one of golf’s greatest players ever - World Golf Hall of Fame Member Nancy Lopez. Students will enjoy Patrick’s easy going manner and positive coaching approach.
Bobby is a Certified USkids and First Tee Golf Coach and an Assistant Coach with Patrick Leahy Golf Skills Coaching, joining our team in 2021. He is a graduate of Florida State University and following college attended the Golf Academy of America to pursue a career in golf. As the Operations Director for the Gator Junior Golf Association in Gainesville, Florida, he found his passion for coaching junior golf and helping kids of all ages and skill improve their playing ability.
Bobby believes in working within a student's individual abilities and tendencies, helping them develop their skills to play their best on the course. Students will enjoy Bobby's easy going and attentive personality and coaching style.
David is a certified U.S. Kids Golf Coach with 15 years of coaching experience and over 50,000 hours of group/individual lessons under his belt. He has lead Junior Golf Clinics and training across the U.S., China, South America and Central America. David has coached and developed many students who have gone onto receive college golf scholarships, win top junior tournaments and achieved success on amateur and professional tours around the globe.
Michael is a Certified USkids Golf Coach and has been an Assistant Coach with Patrick Leahy Golf Skills Coaching for the past 5 years, joining our team in 2016. He is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio and moved to Orlando 11 years ago to pursue a career playing professional golf. While winning a few times on the various mini tour, he decided to take his passion for golf in another direction by helping golfers of all ages and skill improve their playing ability.
Michael believes that sound fundamentals supporting your natural abilities and swing motion, a passion for learning and true love of the game are the keys to a better golf game. He thrives on helping all his students find satisfaction and joy in their games. Schedule a session with Michael and see how he can bring joy and fun to your on course experience.