Learning From Lead
Learning From Lead
Learning From Lead:
Coaching On Golf’s Main Stage
November 4 at 3:00 PM EST
Tune in for a roundtable Q&A with the two of the world’s top coaches and learn how working with LGA kickstarted their careers and what Leadbetter certification has meant to them, the advice they’d pass on to aspiring golf coaches and more.
CHRIS COMO has dedicated his life to helping golfers of all levels achieve their goals. In order to learn the most effective coaching practices in the game, Chris spent the first part of his career either working for or studying with many of the preeminent teachers of the game.
With his vast real-world teaching experience, Chris teamed up with renowned PhD biomechanist Dr. Young-Hoo Kwon to advance golf performance from a unique perspective while obtaining his own Masters of Science degree in Biomechanics. Chris’ many years of teaching experience gives him the unique skill to translate sophisticated concepts into simple, tangible coaching practices.
Chris has done workshops or certifications with Nike Golf, the Titleist Performance Institute, the CHEK Institute, and ELDOA, has worked with players from the PGA, LPGA and Champions Tour, is the youngest member of Golf Magazine’s “Top 100 Teachers in America,” member of Golf Digest’s “Best Young Teachers Top 40 under 40 in America” and Golf Digest’s “Top Teacher in State.”
JONATHAN YARWOOD is a proven winning tour and elite development coach with more than twenty four years experience at the highest levels. Alumni include 2005 US Open winner Michael Campbell, two US Amateur winners, two US Girls winners, three AJGA players of the year, winners on the PGA, LPGA, European, Challenge, Asian and Australasian tours and a slew of amateur victories and other ranked players.
He was voted a UK PGA Master Professional in 2011, a Golf Digest Top 20 Teacher Under 40 in 2006 and has been ranked in the Best Teachers in State rankings for Florida and South Carolina for more than ten years (2000-2010).
Jonathan is currently the Director of Golf at the International Junior Golf Academy in Hilton Head, South Carolina and was recently named a Top 100 Teacher in America by Golf Magazine.