Coach Portrait

Christina Ricci

Golf Coach / Author


PGA Crest

Newburyport, MA
Atkinson Resort & Country Club, Atkinson, NH


Christina took up the game in 2000 and dropped to a 5 handicap in five short years. She published her first book A Girl’s On-Course Survival Guide to Golf in 2008 and never looked back. Her most recent More Pars books (3) can be found on Amazon or She has a loyal social media following with her Tip of the Weeks featured on and her More Pars YT Channel:

She teaches locally at the beautiful Atkinson Resort & Country Club located in Atkinson New Hampshire, 45 minutes north of Boston and hosts player development branded More Pars Camps at golf resorts and clubs across the country.

She also offers More Pars Virtual Camp experiences. All her offerings can be found on Her (app) is where players can stream all of Christina’s video content (golf and golf-fitness) from any device.

Her teaching philosophy is student-centered with a focus on fun. She believes that when a player is having fun, they are more engaged in the learning process. She coaches adults of all skill levels.

She’s been featured on the cover of GolfTips magazine and her popular golf tips are featured on the Golf Channel, and online portals such as as well as and LPGA Women's Network.

Prior to golf, Christina had her own design firm that helped small to mid-sized companies get better branding. She graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor's degree in Business with a focus on marketing. A past president of Women in the Golf Industry and served as a Board member for over five years.






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Thank you, Christina!  I had the most wonderful time last week!  Thank you for your great coaching (and patience).  You have a great eye for the small things that make a big difference. A true gift. 

Tiffany / California

CHRISTINA'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 age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Get swing diagnostic testing

Add 10 yards

Break 90

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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CHRISTINA's Facilities

Atkinson Resort & Country Club

Atkinson NH


Whether you are new to the game or an avid golfer the path to a better game starts here. Offering award winning 18-hole public golf course and a family friendly 9-hole par 3 public course, the perfect way to get the entire family involved in the game. The Willowcreek Golf Academy and its PGA professionals are dedicated to providing golf lessons and clinics for all skill levels and abilities. Christina conducts her Camps and Private Lessons from June through December.

*Coaching available to public


85 Country Club Dr, Atkinson, NH 03811-2383

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