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Wade Martin, PGA

Golf Academy Instructor


PGA Crest

The Villages, FL
The Villages Golf Academy

About Wade

Wade has been a member of the PGA since 1990 and is currently an instructor with The Villages Golf Academy. In 2018, he was recognized with the Youth Player Development award for his PGA Chapter. In 2019, he became a US Kids Top 50 Master Instructor. He believes that every golfer learns and performs differently. Through this understanding, his goal is to create customized skill development instruction that is beneficial to all body types, physical attributes, and methods of learning.

Wade's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Add 10 yards

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Wade.

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

The Villages Golf Academy

The Villages FL


The Villages Golf Academy is a stand alone facility offering indoor teaching bays for full swing as well as grass option. It includes a putting green, pitching area, and bunker. We use the V1 video technology, launch monitors, and various training aids.

*Coaching available to public


1625 Palmer Way, The Villages, FL 32162-6421

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