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Evan Silkworth, PGA

Head Golf Professional/Owner


PGA Crest

Castleton on Hudson, NY
Hudson Valley Indoor Golf, Valatie, NY

About Evan

Evan Silkworth, a Poughkeepsie native, began tournament golf in high school and graduated to NCAA competition before turning professional in 2009. In addition to serving as the Head Golf Professional at Marine Park Golf Course, Evan founded the Silkworth Golf Academy, and has been teaching golf for over a decade. Evan also spent several years as the Operations Manager at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie Florida and as the Head Golf Professional/Director of Golf at Columbia Golf & Country Club

In addition to being a PGA Professional, Evan is a certified NY State Teacher and has his Masters of Science in Educational Leadership and Theory. Beyond his love for the game, Evan combines teaching experience with refined techniques from classroom instruction to ensure that all students not only learn how to hit better golf shots, but understand how the swing works. These methods produce results and let players have more fun on the course.

He and his wife, Elisabeth, are the the owners of Hudson Valley Indoor Golf. They reside in the Hudson Valley with their two children, and enjoy being a part of their local community.





Begin your journey
Evan's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Improving Your Game

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Get swing diagnostic testing

Make the high school golf team

Improve your Short Game

Break 80

Break 100

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

Evan's Facilities

Hudson Valley Indoor Golf

Valatie NY

*Coaching available to public

3143 Route 9, Valatie, NY 12184

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