There are two top golf instructors who have been voted several times the best golf teachers in America.
Butch Harmon and Sean Foley are the most important figures when it comes to making a top of the best golf instructors. They occupy the first positions in the list of the most important personalities that work in this field, especially since they have worked with big names like Tiger Woods, David Leadbetter, Todd Anderson and Justin Rose. These are the not the types of people that provide golf tips for beginners. They are the type of people that push players to be the best possible versions of themselves.
Nowadays, there are a lot of online magazines that provide golf tips for beginners. However, once you reach a certain level, you need something more than some basic tips. According to the voting panel, Butch Harmon has been elected for a seventh time the No.1 golf teacher in America. It is no wonder that he is so successful and famous since he was a professional player, and especially because he is the son of Claude Harmon, who is the 1948 Masters Tournament champion.
Butch Harmon has been in the industry of golf since 1965. However, he began practicing this sport since he was a little child along with his brothers who also became professional golf players. He went to New Rochelle High School, where he excelled at all sports and became the star of the football team that registered a 5-2-1 record. Later, he went to the University of Houston, and he served in the army for three years, participating in the Vietnam War.
This reputable instructor started as a PGA Tour player, but his ascension in America was interrupted due to the fact that he moved to Morocco where he spend several years teaching the art of golf to King Hassan II. However, he became very known because of his work with Greg Norman in the 90s, and he got famous after becoming Tiger Woods’ coach in 1993. Although in 2003 he was announced the top golf teacher in U.S.A. by the Golf Digest magazine, the collaboration between him and Tiger Woods lasted only until 2004, when they have gone their separate ways. He has won the title of one of the best top golf instructors each year since 2003, and now he is running the Butch Harmon School of Golf at the Rio Secco Golf Club.
Sean Foley is one of the top golf instructors who has amazed anyone with his perseverance, as he was voted the No. 2 teacher in America which means that he advanced from the 35th previous position directly on top of the classification of the most important golf couches. He has Canadian origins and he worked with personalities like Sean O’Hair, Stephen Ames, Parker McLachlin and Hunter Manah. Now he couches the secret of golf in Florida by coaching at Core Golf Junior Academy at Orange County National.