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Daniel M. Ross, PGA

PGA Head Professional & Director of Instruction
PGA Crest

West Lafayette, IN
Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, West Lafayette, IN

About Daniel

Dan is the Head Golf Professional & Director of Instruction at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. He has been a PGA Member since 1995 and joined the BBGC staff in 2004. He and his wife Luci, a graduate of Purdue, have two children, Ally and Jackson.

Currently, Dan offers the First Tee Program, PGA Junior League and summer camps for Juniors.

In 2004, Dan became the Head PGA Professional at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, and in 2006 added the title of Director of Instruction. Each year Dan coordinates and teaches eleven collegiate level golf classes per semester called, "Golf: For Business and Life". Dan has worked with thousands students in this class alone. Dan utilizes the V1 Video system for those wanting swing analysis. In addition to his teaching expertise, Dan is also proficie.

Awards from Indiana Section PGA: 2008 Horton Smith Award 2014 Player Development Award 2015 PGA Professional of the Year 2018 Merchandiser of the Year - Public Course





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Daniel in Action

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Daniel in Action

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Daniel's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Get comfortable for business golf

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Daniel's Facilities

Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex

West Lafayette IN


*Coaching available to public

1300 Cherry Ln, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2019

Facility Offerings
Indoor Hitting Bays

During the winter and bad weather days, we have indoor heated hitting bays.

Grass Hitting Range and Mats

Over 150 yards of grass tees to hit balls during the season April -October. 100 yards of mats for use when grass is not usable.

Short Game Practice Areas

2 putting greens and one short game chipping and pitching area.

Championship Golf Courses

The BBGC offers 2 championship level golf courses. The Kampen Course, est. 1998, and has hosted the 2003 Women's and 2008 Men's NCAA Championship. Ackerman-Allen, est. 2015, has hosted Indiana Open.

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