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Samuel J. Smit, PGA

Director of Instruction
PGA Crest

Fairfield, CA
Paradise Valley Golf Course, Fairfield, CA

About Sam

I specialize in all types of lessons including individual, groups, and camps. I have been a PGA Professional for the past 10 years obtaining certifications in Teaching & Coaching, General Management, and Golf Operations. My style helps students by teaching golf in a simple and attainable way. I am also an avid runner and bicyclist who likes to focus on the fitness part of golf as well.




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Sam'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

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

Make the high school golf team

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

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Coaching Services

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Sam's Facilities

Paradise Valley Golf Course

Fairfield CA


We have two facilities both with 18 Hole Championship golf courses and Restaurants

*Coaching available to public

3950 Paradise Valley Rd, Fairfield, CA 94533-9701

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