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Carl Alexander, PGA

Director of Golf


PGA Crest

Purchase, NY
The Golf Club of Purchase

About Carl

Carl grew up working with his Dad, Jules Alexander who was a professional photographer on the PGA TOUR. Carl won the Westchester Country Club men's and junior Club Championship and set a course record 62. Playing competitive golf for for over 40 years and teaching for the past 30 years Carl's experience in coaching golfers is extensive. Having learned how to teach from legends, Jim McLean, Fred Griffin and Phil Rodgers among others, Carl's experiences range from teaching golf schools at Grand Cypress Academy of Golf to numerous private golf clubs. His history of helping junior players to PGA TOUR players allows him to help all levels of players improve and enjoy the game. As President of the Metropolitan PGA Section Carl is also a leader in the business of golf. Having won the Met PGA Teacher of the Year award, PGA National Professional Development Award and many professional and amateur golf tournaments, his experiences in golf are extensive and his goal is to help others play better golf. Carl is Certifed in Teaching/Coaching and Player Development by the PGA.

Carl in Action

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Carl'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

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

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Skills & Tools

Improve with Carl.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Wedge Play
Carl's Facilities

The Golf Club of Purchase

Purchase NY


10 Country Club Dr, Purchase, NY 10577-1125

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