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B.J. McCranie, PGA

PGA Teaching Professional & Coach

PGA Crest

Canton, GA

About B.J.

B.J. McCranie is a Class-A PGA member and has been in the golf business for over 14 years. He previously served as Head Golf Professional at Idle Hour Club in Macon, GA and Big Canoe in Jasper, GA. He was instrumental in the success of the nationally recognized Blum Golf Learning Center at Idle Hour Club as well as strengthening the instruction program at Big Canoe, teaching all ages and skill levels. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia earning a Bachelor’s in Science and Education, with a major in Recreation and Leisure Studies. He has been recognized by his peers throughout his young career by being awarded 2012 PGA Central Chapter Assistant Golf Professional of the Year and 2016 PGA Central Chapter Head Golf Professional of the Year. He has a passion for growing the game of golf and helping players have more fun through instruction. He is proud to be a U.S. Kids Golf Certified Instructor and feels that a flourishing junior program is paramount to growing the game. B.J. has an approachable and genuinely caring personality and he looks forward to getting to know you and helping you exceed your goals!


B.J.'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

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill


Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Add 10 yards

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type

Youth

Adult

Male

Teen

Senior

Female

Session Type

Individual

Group

Skills & Tools

Improve with B.J..

Skills
Full Swing
Short Game
Putting
Course Strategy
Social Engagement
Wedge Play
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