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David J. Wurzer, Ph.D. PGA Master Professional

Golf Educator and Coach


PGA Crest

Los Angeles, CA
Golf Performance Lab, Lost Angles, CA

About David

Dr. David Wurzer is a PGA Master Professional and Certified Golf Coach at Golf Performance (G P) Lab. He is an Assistant Women’s and Men’s Golf Coach at Pomona-Pitzer Colleges. David is a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) G 3, JR 3, GM 2; K-Vest Certified, Level 1; BodiTrak Certified, Golf Ground Mechanics; Blast Putt Certified, Level 1; Opti Certified Professional; GolfPsych Mental Game Instructor, and US Kids Certified Junior Instructor. Some of the technology used for instruction include Swing Catalyst and V1 High Speed Video, GC Quad Launch Monitor and Simulator, K-Vest 3D, BodiTrak Pressure Mat, Blast Motion Swing Analyzer, and Opti Brain Performance Optimizer. David has provided instructional segments to USA Today, The Golf Channel, National University Golf Academy, YouTube, and the Southern California Golf Show. David is an exceptional student and coach of the great game of golf.

Dr. Wurzer has earned a B.S and M.A. from Northern Michigan University, has earned a Ph.D. from the University of Utah, and completed Post Doctoral Study at The Ohio State University. He is Professor Emeritus, Department of Kinesiology, California State University, Long Beach. Previously he was an Associate Dean at National University Golf Academy and a Core Adjunct Faculty at National University. Education credentials include Community College Instructor, Community College Supervisor, and CSU, Los Angeles Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate. His specialties include sport pedagogy (science and art of coaching), sport psychology (mental training), and golf educator.

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David'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

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities


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David's Facilities

Golf Performance Lab

Lost Angles CA


High technology indoor coaching

*Coaching available to public

2400 South Hill Street, Lost Angles, CA 90007

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