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Zane Smith

Cupp Golf Academy Director


PGA Crest

Alpharetta, GA
The Golf Club of Georgia, Alpharetta, GA

About Zane

Zane Smith has studied golf coaching and instruction under a Top 50 Junior Golf Coach by US Kids Golf and Owner of US Golf Camps, Frank Mantua, and a Top 100 Golf Coach by Golf Magazine and whose players collectively have 8 major championships, Gary Gilchrist. Zane takes what he learned under the system of training under Gary Gilchrist and combines it with the flexibility of Frank Mantua's coaching method to help his players reach their full potential. Zane has coached several county champions and prominent junior Georgia golfers. He preaches short game and the cause-and-effect swing analysis he learned under Gary. His goal is to become a top 50 golf coach in the United States during his coaching career.






...very informative, and on time and really care about your progress in golf. They are great teachers and know exactly what they’re doing.

Truett Hoffman, High School Golfer

Zane's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Get comfortable for business golf

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

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Earn a college golf scholarship

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

Player Type







Playing with disabilities

Session Type



Skills & Tools

Improve with Zane.

Full Swing
Social Engagement
Wedge Play
Short Game
Course Strategy
Tournament Strategy
Club Fitting
Wind Play
Physical Assessment
Zane's Facilities

The Golf Club of Georgia

Alpharetta GA


Those looking to gain an introduction to the game of golf, address a recurring weakness, or shave a few strokes off your round will find no better training facility in Atlanta than The Cupp Golf Academy at The Golf Club of Georgia. There’s more to help you achieve your golf-centric goals. This staff of highly-skilled golf instructors has developed programs for all skill levels and age groups. The Academy has every possible resource for you to improve — from a dual-driving range and short-game practice facility to The Cupp Par 3 Course, Golf Fitness powered by EXOS, and more. Our state-of-the-art academy and innovative practice facilities create an environment where golf technology enhances golf performance for individual golfers, groups both large and small, and golf professionals. If it’s time you upped your game or gained an introduction to it, we look forward to meeting you at the Cupp Golf Academy!

*Coaching available to public


1 Golf Club Dr, Alpharetta, GA 30005-7426

Facility Offerings

RoboGolfPro is the perfect fit for the beginner or the dedicated golfer who is looking to improve their game quickly.

Latest in Monitor Technology | TrackMan and Swing Catalyst

The Swing Catalyst employs the latest technology to analyze your swing and deliver results. All Balance Plate and 3D Motion Plate data work with high-speed video images and data from TrackMan.

Executive 9 hole Par 3 Course

Mr. Cupp is responsible for the current redesign of the Lakeside and Creekside courses at The Golf Club of Georgia. He also designed the Cupp Par 3 Course, along with the Golf Academy.

SAM Putt Lab

The world's most comprehensive putt analysis and training system, SAM PuttLab delivers feedback on your putting stroke within seconds. Accurate to the smallest detail.

Roswell GA

*Coaching available to public


2100 Steeplechase Ln, Roswell, GA 30076-3547

Begin Your Journey

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