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Gary Sassu, PGA

Director of Golf & Instruction @ Chippanee CC
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Bristol, CT
Chippanee Country Club, Bristol, CT

About Gary

Over 40 years of teaching experience. Five years experience coaching PGA Junior League teams.
2018 Connecticut Section PGA Golf Professional of the Year. 2014 Inducted to the Bristol Sports Hall of Fame 2014 Connecticut Section PGA Bill Strausbaugh Award Winner (Distinguished Service in Mentoring Fellow PGA Professionals. Integrity and Character Reflecting positively upon the Profession and Outstanding Involvement in Charitable and Community Activities) 2009 Bristol Sports Hall of Fame Ed Lodovico Award ( Outstanding service to the community and support of Bristol sports) 2004 Connecticut Section PGA Junior golf development award winner 2002 Ping Club Fitter of the Year




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Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

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Connect with golfers of similar age

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Gary's Facilities

Chippanee Country Club

Bristol CT

Chippanee CC is a private golf club located in western Hartford county. I do offer lessons to the public at this facility. I also have an indoor teaching facility for the winter months located at the Bristol Sports Amory. I use a Flight Scope launch monitor and simulator at both facilities.

*Coaching available to public

6 Marsh Rd, Bristol, CT 06010-2223

Chelmsford MA

This is an indoor facility that we use for the winter months. It is equipped with a FlighScope launch monitor/simulator for giving lessons.

*Coaching available to public

66 Park Rd, Chelmsford, MA 01824-4331

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