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Ryan E. Martin, PGA

Director of Instruction

PGA Crest

Chesterfield , MO
Forest Hills Country Club

About Ryan

Ryan has been a PGA member since 2000, and teaching regularly for the past 20 years. He began his pursuit of golf instruction as a young pro at Bellerive Country Club, where both Mike Tucker and Brian Fogt were important mentors to him. Additionally, Ryan sought out Butch Harmon who allowed him to visit and learn from him in 2014 and 2015.

Ryan has been listed as a Golf Digest “Best in State” Instructor since 2019 2017 GPGA Teacher of the Year 2015 GPGA Youth Player Development award

Ryan has enjoyed success as a player with two professional wins, and a handful of other top finishes. With compliments from many peers about his strong wedges and putting, he has seen much success helping golfers improve their short game..



Ryan'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

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type




Playing with disabilities




Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Ryan.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Wedge Play
Wind Play
Ryan's Facilities

Forest Hills Country Club

Chesterfield MO

Upscale private 18 hole facility, with a 9 hole executive course

*Coaching available to public


36 Forest Club Dr, Chesterfield, MO 63005-7122

Facility Offerings

Indoor Trackman teaching studio

Begin Your Journey

Work with Ryan

Contact Ryan
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