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Steve Dresser, PGA

Director of Instruction


PGA Crest

Pawleys Island, SC
Steve Dresser Golf Academy, Pawleys Island, SC

About Steve Dresser

Class “A” Member of the PGA, Steve has been teaching golf for over 30 years and estimates to have conducted over 30,000 private lessons and 7,000 golf school sessions.

He co-hosted “Celebrity Tee Time,” with Mickey Jones of TV’s “Home Improvement,” and his own cable TV instruction program “The Way to Better Golf.” He is author of the book “Golf From the Ground Up” and has written articles for Senior Golfer, Travel Host, On the Green Magazine, Golf Digest and Today's Golfer. (Europe)

Steve received the prestigious Palmer Maples Award from the Carolinas PGA Section for Teacher of the Year, is a 4-time finalist for best instructor on the Grand Strand and is listed in the book “America’s Greatest Golf Instructors.” Golf Digest annually ranks his teaching abilities as tops in the state and Golf Magazine considers him one of the best in the Southeast.





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Steve Dresser in Action

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Steve Dresser in Action

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Thank you for making golf fun again!

Sarah, Ohio


I am now a 13 handicap after just 2 short years.

Jerry, SC

Steve Dresser'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

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Make the high school golf team

Earn a college golf scholarship

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Steve Dresser's Facilities

Steve Dresser Golf Academy

Pawleys Island SC

*Coaching available to public

80 Pinehurst Ln, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-6815

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