Coach Portrait

Barbara A. Blanchar, PGA

PGA Teaching Professional


PGA Crest

O'Fallon, MO
WingHaven Country Club, O Fallon, MO

About Barbara

Barbara Blanchar is the PGA Director of Instruction at WingHaven Country Club. She has been the Gateway PGA Female Player of the Year 19 years, the 2010 Gateway PGA Junior Golf Leader, the 2013 Gateway PGA Teacher of the Year, and the 2015 Gateway PGA Horton Smith Award, and 2021 Gateway PGA Professional Development Award recipient. She was inducted into the 2007 Rock Bridge High School Sports Hall of Fame and the 2014 Columbia Golf Foundation Hall of Fame

She is a graduate of the University of Missouri. She played for the Mizzou Golf Team and was All Big Eight 3 times. She is a 5-time Missouri State Champion. She is the 1990 USGA Women’s Public Links Runner-Up. She became a PGA Member in 1995 while at Isleworth Country Club. She returned home to Columbia, MO to be the Head Golf Professional at Columbia Country Club. In 1999 she came to St. Louis to pursue her passion of helping others reach their golf goals.

Barbara in Action

Recent Photos


I cannot say enough great things about Barbara and how great she is with developing the kids' entire golf game, taking them to whatever level they would like to play.

Jill Gould (Shannon's mom)

Barbara'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

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Barbara's Facilities

WingHaven Country Club

O Fallon MO


7777 Winghaven Blvd, O Fallon, MO 63368-3788