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John Hughes, PGA

PGA Master Professional of Instruction

member

PGA Crest

Orlando, FL
John Hughes Golf

About John

John Hughes, a PGA Master Professional, is an Award-Winning and Nationally Ranked Golf Coach to golfers of all skill levels. With 30+ years of experience, John’s is one of only 378 individuals who’ve earned the designation of PGA Master Professional (Instruction). John possesses the skills, knowledge, and experience to provide you an opportunity to experience the absolute best golf coaching, assisting you to reach your potential. Career Highlights • Top 25 Instructor – Golf Tips Magazine (2012-Present) • Students include the “Who’s Who” of the corporate, entertainment, political, and sports industries as well as Club, Amateur, NCAA Champion, Mini-Tour, PGA Tour Champions • Recipient – 2013 PGA of America’s Horton Smith Award, recognizing outstanding educational contributions to PGA Members and the golfing community • Recipient – 2014 and 2018 North Florida PGA Section Bill Strausbaugh Award • Recipient – North Florida PGA Section’s 2009 Irv Schloss Teacher of the Year Award • Honorary President – North Florida PGA Section • Member – Editorial Advisory Board of www.PGA.com • Member – Parkinson’s Association of Central Florida Foundation Board of Directors • Member – Appalachian State University Alumni Association Central Florida Alumni Board • Former National Director of Instruction – Golf Digest Schools • Accomplished Clinician, Speaker, and Author


John in Action

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After several sessions with John, I've achieved remarkable improvements with my game, which has suffered from 2 strokes. John has a special ability to communicate what I need in a way that I can understand and employ.

-Ted Thrasher
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John'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 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type

Youth

Teen

Adult

Senior

Male

Female

Playing with disabilities

Session Type

Individual

Group

Skills & Tools

Improve with John.

SkillsTools
Full Swing
Short Game
Putting
Course Strategy
Speed
Tournament Strategy
Club Fitting
Wedge Play
John's Facilities

John Hughes Golf

Kissimmee FL

Facility

Designed by legendary Golf Course Architect Rees Jones, Falcon's Fire Golf Club was recently voted by the readers of the Orlando Sentinel as Orlando's Best Public Access Golf Course. It's also considered by many national publications as being one of the very best public access golf facilities in all of Florida. Stretching over 7000 yards from the tips, with four different sets of tees, Falcon's Fire is always in fantastic playing condition, and staffed by the friendliest Golf Staff in Central Florida. Falcon's Fire is a perfect place in Central Florida to visit while attending an Orlando Golf School Vacation, or participating in a Custom Coaching Program. Falcon's Fire Golf Club is an easy 12-minute drive from the Orlando International Airport. And it will provide any golfer of any skill level an enjoyable challenge.

*Coaching available to public

Location

3200 Seralago Blvd, Kissimmee, FL 34746

Facility Offerings
A Complete Practice Facility

A multi-targeted range, dedicated short game area, and large putting green.

National Award Winning Pro Shp

Stocked with a large variety of apparel and any last minute equipment needs you may have.

Bowling Green FL

Facility

Streamsong Resort provides an opportunity to check off 3 of America's Top 100 ranked golf courses from your "must play" list.  Built on a reclaimed phosphate mine, each course features unique topography left behind from previous mining activities.  The Tom Doak designed "Streamsong Blue" features multiple elevation changes, deep-water ponds, and huge bunkers that roll off the sand dunes that encases them. Designed by the legendary team of Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, "Streamsong Red" is an 18-hole masterpiece. Streamsong Red brings drama and strategy to each hole.  Its fairways wind through sand dunes, lakes, and natural bunkers, and open stretches of savannah-like plains. Streamsong Black provides stunning panoramic views and vast landscapes of impressive elevation rolls, tumbles and ridges. Designed by Gil Hanse, Streamsong Black offers golfer of all skill levels the opportunity to play a premium course that rivals the greatest golf venues in the world.

*Coaching available to public

Location

3000 Dunes Pass, Bowling Green, FL 33834-0196

Facility Offerings
World Class Practice Facility

Including the 2-acre "Gauntlet" putting course and the multi-hole "Roundabout" course.

5-Star Accommodations

The Lodge at Streamsong provides a one-of-a-kind lodging experience. Spa, pool, and other amenities, along with unique dining experiences await each guest.

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