Golf: Nemacolin Woodlands Golf Academy
The Nemacolin Woodlands Golf Academy offers a unique blend of golf instruction, club fitting and technology, designed exclusively to help your game. Golf is about consistency and the TrackMan® Golf Radar Solution provides our professional instructors with a state-of-the-art diagnostic tool that will measure everything in your swing as well as everything about the flight of your golf ball. From club and ball speed, distance, launch angles, spin rate, to swing plane, angle of attack, swing path and club face delivery, there is no aspect of your game or equipment we will not address. And all you have to do is hit balls and leave the rest to us!
Don't you owe it to your game to take advantage of the offerings provided by the Nemacolin Golf Academy? To schedule an appointment or for more information, please dial 724.329.6111.
The Nemacolin Coaching Program
Are you looking for results? This innovative golf instruction program guarantees you will see your score drop by 5-10 shots. Using a practical approach of off-course skill building and on course instruction, Nemacolin Golf Academy's program is perfect for the frustrated and beginner golfer alike.
TrackMan® Ball Flight Analysis
Golf is about consistency and the TrackMan® Radar Launch Monitor provides Nemacolin's professional golf instructors with a state-of-the-art diagnostic tool that will measure everything about your swing, as well as everything about the flight of your golf ball. Did you know you can actually gain an additional 20 to 25 yards distance with the same club head speed? It's true!
Nemacolin Golf Academy's 1-on-1 golf instruction can be tailored to work on any aspect of your golf game. Using our state-of-the-art TrackMan® and the V1 Video analysis system, our trained PGA golf professionals create a world-class lesson experience that will improve all areas of your game.
Corporate Instruction and Clinics
As with everything here at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, guest experience is of the utmost importance. If you are hosting a corporate outing or entertaining clients, we welcome the opportunity to customize an event before, during or after your round. From teambuilding events, to pre-round clinics, Nemacolin golf instructors will create an experience that your guests will never forget.
Looking for an in-depth golf experience? Golf Schools are a great way to spend a weekend at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. With golf schools ranging from 1 to 3 days covering a wide array of topics, our professional instructors can provide the ultimate experience in learning at the Nemacolin Golf Academy.
The First Tee Junior Program
The First Tee provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, junior golfers discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish in life.
Properly fit golf clubs are one of the most important parts of playing your best golf possible. The Nemacolin Golf Academy uses the state-of-the-art TrackMan® launch monitor to help you find the best golf clubs for you. Featuring Nike, Taylormade, PING, Callaway, Titleist and Cobra, Nemacolin's golf professionals can help you build the best golf set.
Lessons at the Nemacolin Woodlands Golf Academy are available by appointment only. For more information or to schedule a lesson, please contact the Nemacolin Golf Department at 724.329.6111.
Director of Instruction
Brian is a Class A PGA member. Originally from Pennsylvania, he joined the Nemacolin Golf Department from the Greater Cleveland area in 2013. Dedicated to helping golfers play better and enjoy the game, Brian has been selected as the 2014 Tri-State PGA Teacher of the Year. He has had success working with every level of golfer from top amateurs to beginner level golfers. Recently, Brian was recognized as "One of the Best Young Teachers in America," through his nomination for the Top 40 Teachers Under the Age of 40 List. Early in his career, Brian studied and learned from some of the top teachers in the nation, who he credits with helping shape his philosophy. Brian’s 360° approach is practical, focusing on the goals and needs of each golfer through customized instruction. In addition to his instruction background, he has established himself as a respected club-fitter, with certifications from nearly every manufacturer.
Joe is a Class A PGA member with more than 25 years of experience both as a teaching and playing professional. A New York native, Joe has taught at some of the premiere clubs in America, including Boca Raton Resort and Golf Club and the legendary Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. He has conducted golf clinics nationwide with the likes of Chi Chi Rodriquez, Tom Watson and John Daly. Joe has also worked closely with some of the finest teachers in the PGA.
Joe's playing credentials are no less impressive. He has competed professionally on four continents and was a top player on the South African Tour. He has played golf socially with none other than Sam Snead, Raymond Floyd, Julius Boros and Gene Littler.
The Nieporte family was the 1998 Golf Family of the Year as selected by Golf Writers of America. Joe resides in Boca Raton, Florida with his wife and three children.
Assistant Teaching Professional
Ben is currently a PGA apprentice working toward his goal of becoming a PGA professional. As an aspiring professional, Ben has a degree in Golf Management from California University of Pennsylvania. His golf experience includes playing on many junior golf tours throughout the east coast as well as on his club team at California University. In addition to his golf experience, he has also served as a rules official for Kings Junior Golf Tour. Ben now gives regular lessons at the Golf Academy and is greatly involved with the First Tee of Pittsburgh as a certified assistant coach.