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Chance C. Scheffing, PGA

Director of Instruction

Scotch Plains, NJ

About Chance

Class “A” PGA in good standing Certified PGA Teaching and Coaching Trackman Owner and Operator, Level 2 Specialist New York University Assistant Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach US Kids Top 50 Instructor TPI Certified Blast Motion Sensor Over 14000 Hours of Instruction
 Chance began his love affair with the game over three decades ago while belting balls at his father's driving range in New Mexico. Chance was elected to PGA Membership in 2010 and possesses certifications in Professional Golf Management and Teaching and Coaching, among others. Chance is also a Certified Level 2 TrackMan Specialist. Chance possesses a great deal of professional experience, most recently as a PGA Teaching Instructor at the Chelsea Piers Golf Academy in Manhattan, where he has taught since 2013. In addition to private and group instruction across all levels of play, Chance served as Director of the Chelsea Piers Junior Elite Program, that aims to grow competitive golf within New York City high schools. Named as a US Kids Top 50 Instructor, Chance has been consistently recognized for his passion to grow the game and his continued commitment to junior golf.

Scheffing’s teaching experience also includes positions as the Director of Instruction/First Assistant Golf Pro at Gardiner’s Bay Country Club in Shelter Island, NY (2011-13), Senior Golf Professional at the Manasquan River Golf Club in Brielle, NJ (2006-11). Chance also worked at Trump International Palm Beach (2004-2014) and as an Instructor at The Breakers in Palm Beach (2002-04).

New York University Coach for the Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams. Winning the Liberty League Championship and Finishing in the Top 10 at NCAA D3 National Championship






Chance is an excellent coach. He is very understanding and patient. Every lesson is an opportunity to learn something new. With Chance'sexpertise, he will take you to the next level. I highly recommend Chance

Alex M

Chance's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Get comfortable for business golf

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Connect with golfers of similar age

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Chance's Facilities


Westfield NJ

*Coaching available to public


902 Shackamaxon Dr, Westfield, NJ 07090

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