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James A. Hardy, PGA

Academy & Coach Development


PGA Crest

Southern Pines, NC
Longleaf Golf & Family Club

About James

I make golf fun enough, long enough, till you can't get enough.





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What's most important to you?

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 skill

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar age

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



Playing with disabilities

Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with James.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Wedge Play
James's Facilities

Longleaf Golf & Family Club

Southern Pines NC

Home of the U.S. Kids Golf Academy and Living Laboratory

*Coaching available to public


10 Knoll Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387-2900

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