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Daniel W Lock

Director Of Instruction


PGA Crest

South Lyon, MI
Lock Golf Academy at Tanglewood, South Lyon , MI

About Daniel

Dan Lock Is a PGA Specialized Professional "Teaching & Coaching". Lock Golf Academy is founded on 4 generations of golf professionals dating back 1930’s.

Dan Lock is driven by a passion to help golfers evolve into the best players and people they can be. Dan Lock is renowned for his unmatched work ethic and ability to connect with students of all backgrounds.

Dan spent his early teaching career studying the mechanics of the golf swing and a range of different teaching philosophies. Over the years Dan has been successful in both individual and competitive golf.

Dan’s teaching style and technique are inspired by the great coaches and teachers he has had over the years playing competitive golf and hockey.

Nominated for 2020,2021, and 2022 PGA Teaching Professional Of the the Year (Michigan Section)





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"Dan has provided excellent coaching for my daughter 4th grade - HS. He provides world class instruction and because he stays up-to-date on the latest golf technologies every year, I would highly recommend LGA for golfers of all ages."

Adam C.

Daniel'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

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Have more fun on the course

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

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Playing with disabilities

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Daniel's Facilities

Lock Golf Academy at Tanglewood

South Lyon MI


Full service Driving range and learning center

*Coaching available to public


22805 Country Club Dr, South Lyon , MI 48178

Facility Offerings
Private Setting / Grass & Artificial tees

Grass & Artificial tees Private Setting

Livonia MI

*Coaching available to public


33463 8 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48152

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