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Steve Goforth, PGA

Owner of Goforth Golf Instruction


PGA Crest

Greenville, SC
Willow Creek Golf Club

About Steve

An Upstate, SC native, Steve has over 25 years experience in the golf industry. Steve was introduced to the game of golf at the age of 8 and experienced a lot of success through his junior and adult playing years. Steve began his golfing career at Slazenger Golf from 1994-2000, where he was a custom club builder, certified fitting professional, and provided golf instruction. Steve has attended numerous club fitting schools and seminars and earned the recognition as a World’s Top 100 Club Fitter in 2007 and 2008. Steve served as the General Manager and Director of Golf at The Eagle Zone Golf Center located in Greenville, SC for 7 years. He helped many golfers with every aspect of their game while at The Eagle Zone. Steve became the Head Golf Professional Hejaz Golf Club in 2009. At Hejaz, Steve was in charge of golf operations and he continued to expand his teaching philosophy and student base. In 2014, Steve accepted the position as General Manager/Head Golf Professional at Willow Creek Golf Club where he currently teaches. Steve is a Class “A” PGA Professional and is available for individual based lessons. He is dedicated to providing quality golf instruction along with a true sincerity for each of his student’s success.

Steve is also the host of the popular "Goforth & Golf" Podcast. You can listen to his podcast on all major podcast platforms

Steve'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

Earn a college golf scholarship

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Add 10 yards

Break 90

Make the high school golf team

Improve your Short Game

Break 80

Break 100

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type




Playing with disabilities




Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Steve.

Full Swing
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Club Fitting
Wedge Play
Wind Play
Steve's Facilities

Willow Creek Golf Club

Greer SC


*Coaching available to public


205 Sandy Run Dr, Greer, SC 29651-7410

Facility Offerings
Course Amenities

18-Hole Golf Course with 5 different tee-box options for various skill levels Premier driving range, short-game area, and putting green Private tee-box for golf lessons

Begin Your Journey

Work with Steve

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