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Jon Decker , PGA

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Jon Decker Golf Instruction

2015 Southern Ohio PGA Teacher of the Year
Jon is currently a Teaching Professional at the New Albany Country Club in New Albany, Ohio. He has held this position since 2007 (Teaching Professional and Director of Instruction). He has been a member of the PGA of America since 1997. He began his teaching career at the Grand Cypress Academy of Golf in Orlando, Fl. , where he worked for 20 years as a Teaching Professional and Head Instructor. Jon worked under Top 100 teacher Fred Griffin, former PGA tour player Phil Rodgers and learned the biomechanics of the golf swing from Dr. Ralph Mann (co-author with Fred Griffin, Swing Like A Pro). In 2015, Jon was named the Southern Ohio PGA Teacher of the Year. From 2003 to 2011, he was recognized as one of the Best Teachers in the State of Florida by Golf Digest. In 2008 he was a full time teacher on the PGA Tour. His students have also competed on the Champions Tour, LPGA Tour, and various other men’s and women’s professional tours. He has coached at the PGA Championship (2011-2014) as well as the Women’s U.S. Open (2007). Although Jon has taught at the highest levels of professional golf, he enjoys teaching players of all ages and abilities, including the beginners. Jon has written articles for Golf Digest and been featured in Golf Magazine and on the Golf Channel. Jon is author of the book Golf Is My Life: Glorifying God Through the Game. This Christian book highlights scripture, his life stories as well as his golf stories as both a player and a teacher. Jon has traveled the country as a motivational speaker, promoting his book as well as hosting book signings. He is a monthly guest on the podcast Golf Talk Live and has been featured on local ESPN Radio affiliates throughout the country. His book is designed to grow both the game of golf as well as Christianity. If you are interested in having Jon speak at your club, church or civic organization or have him host an instructional clinic/book signing at you club, please email him at [email protected] Read More Read Less
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87 Golf Instruction Videos from Jon Decker , PGA
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3 Warm-up Exercises that are a Must to Play Better Golf

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3 Warm-up Exercises that are a Must to Play Better Golf
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Feb 2018

Practice Using Bounce Correctly with this Simple Sand Drill

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Practice Using Bounce Correctly with this Simple Sand Drill
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Use the Clock Drill to Groove Your Putting

3:48

Use the Clock Drill to Groove Your Putting
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Simple Routine to Get Left Hand Grip Perfect Every Time

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Simple Routine to Get Left Hand Grip Perfect Every Time
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Execute a Low and Slow Takeaway with this Easy Drill

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Execute a Low and Slow Takeaway with this Easy Drill
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

How Much Break to Play in Breaking Putts

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How Much Break to Play in Breaking Putts
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

4 Corners of the Cup Drill for Better Putting Precision

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4 Corners of the Cup Drill for Better Putting Precision
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Medicine Ball Drill to Help Fix Common Takeaway Flaws

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Medicine Ball Drill to Help Fix Common Takeaway Flaws
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Move the Sand to Hit Great Bunker Shots

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Move the Sand to Hit Great Bunker Shots
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Play a Bunker Shot from Compacted Sand

3:52

Play a Bunker Shot from Compacted Sand
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Alignment and Set-up in a Fairway Bunker

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Alignment and Set-up in a Fairway Bunker
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

Maintain Spine Angle in Your Full Swing

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Maintain Spine Angle in Your Full Swing
Jon Decker
Jon Decker

Nov 2017

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