James G. Woods, PGA

James G. Woods, PGA Professional
Head Golf Professional
Main Address:
Putnam County Golf Course
187 Hill St
(845) 628-4200
187 Hill St
Mahopac, NY 10541-2724
(845) 628-4200

Jim is the Head Golf Professional at Putnam County Golf Course.  He brings with him a lifetime of golf experience and an excellent playing resume. Golfing since the age of four has paved the way to a very successful golf career and a lifetime dedicated to golf.  Jim turned professional in 1992 after an extensive amateur career and has been a Class A PGA Golf Professional since 1998.   Jim has been teaching professionally for over 20 years and has given over 10,000 lessons in his lifetime.  Jim also uses the latest technology using computers and video to speed up the learning process.


  • Turned Golf Professional in 1992

  • PGA of America Class “A” Member since 1998 

  • 17 Years Teaching Experience teaching over 10,000 lessons

  • Teaching Professional Forsgate Country Club 2004-2008

  • Head Golf Professional at the IBM at  Heritage Country Club - 1996-2003

  • Voted Best Golf Professional in Southern Tier of New York in 1998 & 1999

  • Low Qualifier and Contestant in the PGA Tours “BC Open” 1999 & 2003

  • US Open Medalist in Local Qualifier in 2003 and Regional Contender

Services Offered:

  • Instruction
  • Trade-In Network
  • Club Fitting
  • Play Golf of America Participant
  • Free Fitting Month
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National Awards

  • 2010 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2009 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2006 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2005 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game