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PGA Crest

Bend, OR
Bend Golf Club, Bend, OR

About Nate

Golf is a game for the masses. It is a game that I am proud to be associated with via my profession. However, there are certain stigmas that come with the game and the lifestyle surrounding golf. We founded The Modern Golf Club with the mission to alter these elitist stigmas and offer the game’s great transformative powers to all that want to seek them out.

I have spent the past 15 years working in the golf industry starting as a weekend caddie at the local country club in New York during my high school years. With the character traits I learned from golf itself (strength in handling difficult situations, ability to relate and converse with others, unrelenting integrity and a tremendous appreciation for being in the great outdoors) I earned a title as First Assistant Golf Professional/Interim Head Golf Professional at a “Top 100” club.

Even though many people would have said that is a great career path, I felt there was something missing. Today’s golf industry is too dollar focused – the very nature of the business is that golf is a GAME!

So, let’s play!

And let’s allow for everyone to have that great opportunity to enjoy the game you and I love so much.





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The best part of this was the personal, quality presentation by Nate. He is very articulate and personable. With Nate's person touch you get more hands on instruction then an usual golf lesson.

Bill Givens


Thanks for a great afternoon of learning! Really appreciate your time, energy and optimism!

Ellen Wolff


Thank you, Nate! It was a fantastic afternoon of learning and building community!

Patty Ross


We are all creatures of habit and breaking the bonds of those habits is hard. Speed Camp lets you experiment with your golf swing and helps you understand where speed and power comes from. Most important, I’m smashing it off the tee.

Geoff Cederholm

Nate's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Connect with golfers of similar skill

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

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Nate's Facilities

Bend Golf Club

Bend OR

​Located in the wooded southeastern part of town and easily accessible from the Bend Parkway, BGC’s tree-lined setting feels secluded and tranquil. The Chandler Egan-designed golf course is the centerpiece of the BGC experience. Since 1925, our 18-hole, 7,000-yard course layout ​has offered the ideal blend of walkability and playability. Our green complexes are among the most pristine you’ll find anywhere. It’s the kind of course you want to play every day, and many of our members do just that.

*Coaching available to public

61045 Country Club Dr, Bend, OR 97702-2698

Facility Offerings
Practice Hole

This multi-green practice area allows you to practice hitting shots with your own golf balls into a real green with slope and bunkering from the rough or fairway up to 225 yards away.

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