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Bryan J. Dougherty, PGA

Director of Instrction
PGA Crest

Deal, NJ
Hollywood Golf Club, Deal, NJ

About Bryan

2022 NJPGA Teacher of the Year '22-'23 Golf Digest Best Young Teachers in America

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Bryan is currently the Director of Instruction at Hollywood Golf Club in Deal, NJ. Bryan is a true student of the game, learning from all the best in the industry the past 10 years. With more than 50,000 instruction hours under his belt, Bryan is sure to help you reach your goals, no matter what level of golfer.

From the school of Mike Adams and Terry Rowles, Bryan will screen and asses you based on your biodynamics, which will ensure that your movement patterns will be optimized. This process helps create YOUR best golf swing, which makes reaching your golf dreams that much easier. Bryan is also TPI certified, Fluid Motion Factor certified, part of the Skilled Coaching Alliance, and has been nominated for several awards, including Golf Digest's Best in State, and Teacher of the Year for the NJPGA.

If you'd like an in-person session, Bryan teaches at Hollywood Golf Club year round. If you'd like to work online with Bryan, please visit the Skillest app to connect.






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I’ve worked with Bryan as a young junior and recently started back with him this past year. I currently play D1 golf, and as my game since I re-joined Bryan’s team, my scores have been dropping dramatically!

Amanda H


Working with Bryan the past couple years has taken my game to a level I never thought possible. I spent years putting bandaids on with quick fixes, but Bryan changes all that and showed me the WHY’s and the HOW’s

Mike P


My swing speed has increased from 105 to 115 these past two seasons all thanks to Bryan. I can now compete at a D1 level” — JOSH H.

Josh H

Bryan's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Improving Your Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Break 80

Break 90

Break 100

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Add 10 yards

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

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Bryan's Facilities

Hollywood Golf Club

Deal NJ

Hollywood Golf Club is the premier golf facility on the Jersey Shore. It is continually ranked among the best in state and has been on Golf Digest's Top 100 Classic Course list since its inception.

*Coaching available to public

510 Roseld Ave, Deal, NJ 07723

Facility Offerings
Grass Range

56,000 sq.foot driving range equipped with Trackman and many other technologies

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