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Jon C. Guntrum, PGA

Director of Instruction
PGA Crest

Richmond , CA
Richmond Country Club, Richmond, CA

About Jon

A PGA Member since 2011, Jon has spent his career working with students of all ages and skill levels. With over 15 years of teaching experience he has held positions as Lead Assistant at Burlingame Country Club in Hillsborough, CA. and Head Golf Professional at Berkeley Country Club, CA. In April of 2019 he was afforded the opportunity to open his own Golf Academy at Richmond Country Club, CA. and in May of 2019, The Golf Path Academy (GPA) opened its lesson book.

Focusing on teaching students the most efficient golf swing attainable, the GPA utilizes the latest in Flightscope X3 technology as well as V1 Pro video software to teach how and why the suggested changes will make you better. You will learn what to practice, how to practice and why to practice specific movements in multiple ways in an effort to speed up and ensure long term improvements.

https://thegolfpath.com/

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Testimonial:

Probably the best teacher of the game I’ve ever encountered. Jon uses video and training aids very effectively and communicates what he is trying to teach you in simple and understandable ways.

Barry B.

Testimonial:

Jon has the rare combination of expertise and leadership & a warm, laid back presence that makes taking direction easy and inspiring. He's a natural guide and lovely to be around.

Amy C.

Testimonial:

Jon is an excellent teacher. The video feedback along with his direct communication style puts you immediately on the path to improvement. No wasted time during a lesson. If you put into practice his recommendations, you will get better.

John D.

Testimonial:

Jon is that unique combination of talented golf educator, strong communicator and dedicated teacher. I am amazed at the level of effort he puts into each lesson. Jon's systematic approach to simplifying the swing has really worked for me.

John F.

Testimonial:

Jon is very easy to connect with and easy to understand.

Dino D.

Jon'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

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar age

Connect with golfers of similar skill


Improving Your Game

Get swing diagnostic testing

Make the high school golf team

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Earn a college golf scholarship

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Add 10 yards

Break 90

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type

Youth

Adult

Male

Playing with disabilities

Teen

Senior

Female

Session Type

Individual

Group

Jon's Facilities

Richmond Country Club

Richmond CA

Facility

Perched on a hill with views of San Francisco, its famous bridges, San Pablo Bay, and Mount Tamalpais, Richmond Country Club is just minutes from Marin County via the Richmond Bridge, and a gated enclave unto itself. We offer Bay Area golfers a playable, walk-able course with a rich history. Our practice facilities include an all grass driving range, a putting green and our 19th hole, a separate and dedicated short game practice area.

*Coaching available to public

1 Markovich Ln, Richmond, CA 94806-1825

Facility Offerings
Driving Range

Our facilities feature a full-size grass driving range for short or long shots.

18 Hole Golf Course

Available for playing lessons, Richmond CC’s golf course is a championship layout of beautifully maintained fairways, short rough, subtle greens, and bunkers that challenge the finest of players.

Putting Green

The spacious putting green adjacent to the clubhouse is the perfect spot to practice your putting expertise.

Short Game Area

Currently our new short game areas are in the design phase of a complete remodel.

Richmond CA

*Coaching available to public

1 Markovich Lane, Richmond , CA 94806

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