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Daniel R. Lockhart, PGA

Teaching Professional
PGA Crest

Fort Myers, FL
Fiddlesticks Country Club, Fort Myers, FL

About Daniel

Grew up in New England as a Junior Golfer at Segregansett Country Club. Graduated from Ferris State University’s Professional Golf Management program. Worked and studied under Jim McLean and the JMGS staff, completing the industry-leading JMGS Instructor Certification curriculum in 3 months. Academy Instructor for Rick Smith Golf Academy and eventually became Rick’s personal assistant instructor and Director of Instruction at 3 facilities. Have assisted or personally coached 15 PGA or European Tour Players. Former Guest Teaching Professional at Queenwood Golf Club in Surrey England. Certified Titleist Fittingworks club fitter TrackMan Level 2 Certified K-Coach Level 2 Certified PGA Hope Certified Instructor Recognized by Golf Digest as a “Best Young Teachers” in America (2016-2019) Current Teaching Professional at Fiddlesticks Country Club in Fort Myers, FL Seasonal Teaching Professional at Gardiner’s Bay Country Club; Shelter Island, NY


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Daniel in Action

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Daniel's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Daniel's Facilities

Fiddlesticks Country Club

Fort Myers FL


*Coaching available to public

15391 Cannongate Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33912-2447

Facility Offerings
Full Service Short Game Practice Area (Recently Remodeled)

2 chipping greens with bunkers and a variety of lies

2 Large Practice Putting Greens

Comprehensive area to practice putts of all lengths and breaks

Full Length Grass Driving Range

Large grass tee with grass range and multiple target green complexes

36 Holes of Championship Golf

Private golf courses for comprehensive on-course coaching