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Saddlebrook Golf Academy

Coaching Programs

Steve Bann and Dale Lynch lead the team of BannLynch Master Instructors offering the same caliber of golf instruction to players of every ability level as they offer to some of the top PGA TOUR players. Having developed more junior golfers into TOUR champions than any other program internationally, the BannLynch team still coaches golf greats K. J. Choi, Geoff Ogilvy, Stuart Appleby, Aaron Baddeley, and other TOUR professionals. Train at the newly expanded 20-acre Saddlebrook Golf Training Center, uniquely designed to challenge professionals on the TOUR, enhancing their games, and to test and improve every shot in every golfer's game.

Programs for New & Seasoned Players:

Learn to play and love golf in an introduction to the fundamentals of the game, or hone your golf skills with BannLynch Master Instructors.

Day 1 – Short Game Fundamentals

  • Putting
  • Chipping
  • Pitching
  • Bunkers
  • Practice Drills

Day 2 – Full Swing Fundamentals

  • Full Swing Technique
  • Practice Drills
  • Course Management and Etiquette Briefing


New Player Coaching – Monday/Wednesday/Friday
Instruction with a BannLynch Master Instructor
Maximun 4-to-1 Student-to-Coach Ratio

Half-Days (6 Hours; 9am - Noon; Over 2 Days) $350 per player



Performance Coaching - Monday/Wednesday/Friday
Instruction with a Bann-Lynch Master Instructor
Maximun 2-to-1 Student-to-Coach Ratio

Half-Days (6 Hours; 9am - Noon; Over 2 Days) $600 per player



Customized Premier Coaching

Our exceptional instructors identify and analyze each player's strengths and opportunities for improvement in golf swing techniques, play and practice strategies, mental fitness, and mastery of the golf game. Short game and full swing instruction focus on chipping, pitching, bunker play, shot selection, putting, and comprehensive swing analysis.

Saddlebrook Golf Academy programs fit you to a tee, adjusting to your needs, customized to benefit you personally. Practice drills are tailored to optimize your continued success at game improvement, including plans to meet your goals with a timeline offering suggested future instruction with your personal golf trainer.

Instruction with a BannLynch Master Instructor
1-to-1 Student-to-Coach Ratio

Half-Day Program (3 hours; 9 am – Noon) $400
Full-Day Program (6 hours; 9 am – Noon/1 pm – 4 pm) $725



Please book reservations at the Saddlebrook Golf Shop 813-907-4565.

Enjoy Resort accommodations and
Saddlebrook Golf Academy programs:

To inquire, please call Reservations for Room Rates or CLICK HERE.  For information regarding Golf, Tennis, Spa, or Special Vacation Packages, please call Reservations or CLICK HERE.  Saddlebrook Reservations:  813-907-4401 or 800-729-8383 ext. 4401.

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