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James N. Parella, PGA

PGA Director of Instruction

member

PGA Crest

Malvern, PA
Play-A-Round Golf America,Inc

About James

Jim has over 18 years of teaching experience as a PGA Professional and continues to excel as one of the area's top Golf Instructors.  He serves as both as the PGA Director of Instruction at Play-a-Round Golf - Malvern (indoor facility) as well as Valley View Golf's (outdoor facility) PGA Teaching Professional where he oversees and instructs their entire Teaching Program. Prior to that he has taught at other clubs including Blue Bell Country Club, Squires Golf Club, White Manor Country Club, Bala Golf Club, LuLu Country Club and Valley Forge Golf Club.  His instruction has not been limited to juniors as he has designed and instructed many developmental programs, women's and corporate clinics in addition to giving thousands of hours of private instruction for all ages. As a proud Member of the PGA, Jim is also a Certified US Kids Golf Coach as well as being AimPoint Certified, a TPI (Titleist Performance Institute) Level 1 Certified Fitness Expert and Level 2 Junior Certified, BodiTrak Certified in Ground Mechanics, Swing Catalyst Certified, FlightScope Xi Tour Certified and Positive Coaching Alliance Certified.


James's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.


Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee


Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill


Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Earn a college golf scholarship

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Add 10 yards

Break 90

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type

Youth

Teen

Adult

Senior

Male

Female

Playing with disabilities

Session Type

Individual

Group

Skills & Tools

Improve with James.

SkillsTools
Full Swing
Short Game
Putting
Course Strategy
Speed
Tournament Strategy
Wedge Play
Physical Assessment
James's Facilities

Play-A-Round Golf America,Inc

Malvern PA

*Coaching available to public

Location

Lincoln Court Center, Malvern, PA 19355-3607

Newtown Square PA

*Coaching available to public

Location

4600 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073-3134

Begin Your Journey

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