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Dan Drake


PGA Crest

Miramar Beach, FL
Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort-Burnt Pine Course, Destin, FL

About Dan

I am a Class A PGA professional who is also a Certified Sommelier. I have been coaching golfers for the past 7 years with a passion for short game work as well as course and expectation management and mindset!



Dan's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Connect with golfers of similar skill

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

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Skills & Tools

Improve with Dan.

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

Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort-Burnt Pine Course

Destin FL

Burnt Pine is a high end semi-private Rees Jones designed golf course on the amazing Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida. The most beautiful beaches in the world offer a fantastic backdrop for four wonderful courses. Burnt Pine offers the sternest test of golf while also framing some incredible views of Choctawhatchee Bay and the surrounding areas right from the course. Keep your eyes onf the shot at hand!

*Coaching available to public


3300 Burnt Pine Lane, Destin, FL 32550

Facility Offerings
Putting green

A large, putting green with multiple slopes and tiers to allow for excellent short game and putting practice.

Practice Tee

Beautiful practice tee with 5 target greens and one pitching/short game green.

Begin Your Journey

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