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Cutts Benedict, PGA



PGA Crest

Destin, FL
Cutts Benedict Golf Instruction, Freeport, FL

About Cutts

Cutts has been a full-time PGA Golf Professional since 1982 and has been coaching golf for over 40 years. He currently spends his time teaching players of all ages and skill levels in Destin, Florida.

Cutts' current programs include:

  • Private 1-hour lessons
  • On-Course playing lessons
  • Online “virtual” lessons
  • College Golf Consulting program

During the past 10 years, Cutts has instructed over 30 junior boys and girls who have all earned college scholarships at D-1, D-2, D-3 and NAIA levels Previously, Cutts was the head professional at Jennings Mill CC in Athens, GA for 10 years and also served as tournament director for the PGA Korn Ferry Tour Athens-event from 2006-2009. Cutts is a past Georgia PGA board member who was honored in 2003 & 2004 with the Horton Smith Award, in recognition for his contributions with golf instruction education programs for PGA professionals.

As a player, Cutts has won several professional events, competed in 10 Georgia Open Championships, 5 National Club Pro Championships and is a former 3-year letterman and member of the 1981 Southwest Conference Champion team for the University of Texas Longhorns.



Cutts's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

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

Earn a college golf scholarship

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type





Playing with disabilities



Session Type


Cutts's Facilities

Cutts Benedict Golf Instruction

Freeport FL

*Coaching available to public


11 Club House Drive E, Freeport, FL 32439

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