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Patrick J. Kilbride, PGA

PGA Golf Coach


PGA Crest

Aurora, CO
Murphy Creek Golf Course, Aurora, CO

About Patrick

With over 27 years as a PGA Member, Patrick's passion has always been coaching golfers to improve their golf game both physically and psychologically. With a B.A. in Psychology, Patrick looks to find the best way for his students to learn and understand the complexity of the golf swing. He enjoys teaching all levels of golfers from beginners, seasoned players, and high-performance tournament player. In addition, he expertly teaches all of the different facets of the game of golf, especially the short game.

Patrick's Playing Accomplishments as a Professional: -3rd Place Iowa Section PGA Assistants Championship in 1992 -3rd Place Nebraska Section PGA Assistants Championship in 1995 -1st Place Nebraska Section PGA Shadow Ridge Pro-Am 2001 (Score 65) -Qualifier for National PGA Professional Championship in 2001 -3rd in Nebraska Section PGA Match Play Championship in 2008 & 2009 -1st Place Nebraska PGA Senior-Junior Championship at Wild Horse Golf Club in 2015 -Qualifier for National Senior PGA Professional Championship in 2016 & 2017 -1st Place Nebraska Section PGA Vegas Classic in 2021




"Has a remarkable ability to simplify the swinging of a golf club. Identified easy, practical changes that instantly improved iron striking. I recommend Patrick to anyone looking for golf instruction regardless of their skill level."

Andrew L.

Patrick'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

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Connect with golfers of similar age

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Get swing diagnostic testing

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Patrick's Facilities

Murphy Creek Golf Course

Aurora CO

An 18-Hole Championship Golf Course that hosted the 2008 USGA Men's Amateur Public Links Championship. The most impressive part of the facility is the incredible practice facilities. The practice tee is 80 yards long and 50 yards wide. With multiple target greens, golfers can practice varied distances and directions. The practice facility also has a dedicated chipping and pitching green with two sand bunkers. Also, there are two distance wedge practice areas with target greens. To round out this wonderful practice facility, there is a 12,000 square foot dedicated practice putting green.

*Coaching available to public


1700 S Old Tom Morris Rd, Aurora, CO 80018-3089

Facility Offerings
Murphy Creek Practice Facility

1) Full swing analysis and instruction 2) Incredible short game area for teaching and practice 3) Teaching programs for adults, high schoolers, juniors, and beginners

Begin Your Journey

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