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Ryan D. Szydlowski, PGA

Director of Golf


PGA Crest

Palm Desert, CA
Desert Willow Golf Resort

About Ryan

Ryan Szydlowski, Director of Golf at Desert Willow Golf Resort, attained PGA membership in 2009. Ryan was born in Alpena, Michigan and graduated from Ferris State University’s Professional Golf Management Program. Ryan has a passion for teaching the game of golf and especially enjoys helping students take their game to the next level. He will help you create a game plan to reach your personal goals and better understand how to practice properly! Specialty Video Swing Analysis | Short Game | Scoring Zone | On - Course Management



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Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Improve your Short Game

Break 80

Break 100

Break 90

Add 10 yards

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

Desert Willow Golf Resort

Palm Desert CA


The Palm Desert Golf Academy at Desert Willow is a World-Class golf instruction facility providing the finest in instruction and group clinics. PGA Certified Instruction has been an important component in the twenty-year success of the Desert's premier golfing destination. Our PGA Professionals believe that using the correct equipment, proper physical conditioning and having a structured environment for practice is as important as sound technique when taking your game to the next level. They offer state-of-the art video computer swing analysis, golf fitness evaluations, and teach innovative swing drills accelerating the learning process. The Palm Desert Golf Academy is a great resource for every facet of your game. The Palm Desert Golf Academy is located at 38-500 Portola Avenue | Palm Desert, CA | 92260

*Coaching available to public


38995 Desert Willow Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1674

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