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Dr. Mac Powell, PGA


PGA Crest

Los Angeles, CA
Golf Champions Magazine, Fullerton, CA

About Charles

Dr. Mac Powell is a PGA Master Professional, Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC®) from the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, and founding dean of the National University Golf Academy.

He has served as Director of Golf and/or Head Professional at multiple facilities in Southern California and as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Performance Psychology. The author of Inner Game: Breaking Golf’s Unbreakable Barriers and The Ball is the Enemy, he has been among golf’s most prolific writers and speakers, publishing over 100 articles and working in countries around the world building performance psychology programs for elite athletes. In addition to corporate events, Dr. Powell consults with professional and amateur athletes seeking to achieve their performance goals.

Dr. Powell holds bachelor's degrees in philosophy and sociology; master's degrees in business, sociology, and clinical psychology; and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Missouri.






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Dr. Powell has one of the finest minds in golf. He can translate the complexity of the golf swing with amazing precision - and has produced amazing results with players of all abilities.

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Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Get comfortable for business golf

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

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

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Golf Champions Magazine

Fullerton CA

*Coaching available to public

1941 W Commonwealth Ave, Fullerton, CA 92833-3042

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