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Matthew J. Stoughton

Teaching Professional


PGA Crest

Hilton Head Island , SC
Hilton Head Island Golf Shop , Hilton Head Island , SC

About Matthew

A driven and passionate Academy Owner, Manager, Marketer, Golf Instructor, Performance Coach and Brand Ambassador, Matthew holds many advanced certifications to help you play better golf. As a TPI Golf Level 3 Certified Professional and Golf Digest Certified Instructor, Matthew has a passion for continuing education. In addition, Matthew holds Master Fitting Certification from many top equipment manufacturers and is also Maltby Club Builder Certified, actively building and repairing golf clubs for clients on a daily basis.




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Super knowledgeable, personable and can help fix even the worst golfer (me) and turn them into a decent player!

Hunter Sherwood


Matt is very knowledgeable in the realm of kinematics and movement analysis. He’s a skilled instructor that can help all athletes achieve improved performance and skill acquistion.

Danielle Elise


Matt is best golf instructor there is! couldn't ask for a more friendly, fun and knowledgeable golf instructor.

Noah Mitchell


Matt stoughton of matt stoughton performance golf helped me advance my abilities as a golfer. He took my fundamentals to the next level. I now feel like a confident and successful golfer.

Rachel Vail


Matt is a phenomenal instructor. He takes the best interest of each student into account. His knowledge is outstanding…helps you to understand what he means by not just talking, but demonstrating…through videos. Highly recommended.

Josh Horton

Matthew'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

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Add 10 yards

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Matthew's Facilities

Hilton Head Island Golf Shop

Hilton Head Island SC

*Coaching available to public

890 William Hilton Parkway , Hilton Head Island , SC 29926

Bluffton SC

*Coaching available to public

4 Clubhouse Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910-5731

Hilton Head Island SC

11 Broomsedge Court, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

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