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Chris Gabriele

1st Assistant Golf Professional

PGA Crest

Briarcliff Manor, NY
Sleepy Hollow Country Club

About Christopher

Chris Gabriele grew up in Cold Spring Harbor, NY on the North Shore of Long Island. After graduating from Clemson University in 2018, he became a member of the PGA of America and began working for David Young at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Scarborough, NY.

While at school, Chris was a student intern at The Creek , Deepdale Golf Club, Sleepy Hollow Country Club and Royal Poinciana. Chris assisted with golf operations, club tournaments merchandising, golf lessons, clinics and junior golf programs.

Chris has had the opportunity to work and learn with a number of great professionals including; Sean Farren, 2017 PGA Professional of the Year, Darrell Kestner, and Master Professional and Met Section Professional of the year 2019, David Young. Other mentors and junior golf coaches include: Kevin Hinton, Kirk Oguri, and Top 100 Instructor, Kevin Sprecher.

Chris is currently a US Kids Certified coach and Trackman Certified Professional Level 2.





I had a few specific things I wanted to work on with Chris and he made sure those things were the priority of the lesson. He is knowledgeable and makes the lessons fun. Looking forward to my next one!

Christopher'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 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

Player Type







Playing with disabilities

Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Christopher.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Club Fitting
Wedge Play
Christopher's Facilities

Sleepy Hollow Country Club

Scarborough NY

Sleepy Hollow Country Club was founded in 1911 and was designed by famous Golf Course Architect CB Macdonald and recently renovated by the widely respected and talented Gil Hanse in 2017. Located on the Hudson River about 50 miles north of New York City, Sleepy Hollow has always been known as one of Westchester County's best golf courses. Since the recent renovation, Sleepy Hollow is not only one of the best in New York, but now the world! Gold Digest ranks Sleepy Hollow No. 62 on its Top 100 Course in America. Golf Magazine ranks Sleepy Hollow as No. 36 in the United States. Sleepy Hollow has an active golfing membership with over 350 golfing members who play approximately 23,000 rounds annually across its 27 holes. Yearly golf activities include member tournaments, outings, summer camps, clinics, and private lessons.

*Coaching available to public


PO Box 9245, Scarborough, NY 10510-9245

Facility Offerings
Learning Center

Area designated for teaching and learning golf.

9 Hole Course

Our Lower 9 Hole Course at Sleepy Hollow allows for worry free playing lessons. Learning to play the game of golf on course vs training on the range only, is a vital tool to becoming a better player.


Trackman is a launch monitor that provides 15 different data points about the golf ball and golf swing that allows us as the coach and student to pin point what needs to be worked on in the Golf Swing

Club Fitting

We offer full bag club fitting here! Need new clubs? We have all the newest equipment from all major brands including Titleist, Taylormade, Callaway, PING, Mizuno and more!

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