John Yacobellis, PGA

John Yacobellis, PGA Professional
Director of Instruction
Main Address:
Santa Rosa, CA 95409-6309
John Yacobellis is a veteran teacher of golf and a master at revitalizing a wide variety of golf games. You won't find any gimmicks or fleeting fixes in his instruction. But you will enjoy the often-amazing results of his unique teaching style that can measurably enhance your success as a golfer. A former university coach and teacher, John is nationally known for his ability to bring out the best in his students. Young and old, beginners and seasoned players, all have experienced a personal golfing renaissance under John's expert guidance. Prior to his appointment at Oakmont, John founded the Tucson Golf Academy in Arizona and The Sea Ranch School of Golf on California's North Coast. He was also Director of Instruction at Lakewood Country Club in Denver. His administrative roles have included Director of Golf at Angel Fire Resort in New Mexico and General Manager at Lake Padden GC in Bellingham, Washington. John employs the V-1 Professional computerized video system in his teaching. In addition to digital enhancements such as split-screen comparisons, the program features a library of more than 300 touring pro swings.

Services Offered:

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National Awards

  • 2010 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2010 Play Golf America Top 100
  • 2009 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2008 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2007 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