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THE PLAYER APPROACH
My personal experience as a professional golfer and son of golfing legend, Gary Player, led me to create a simplified approach to the game: The Player Approach. I have had more access to golf gurus, legends and sports psychologists than maybe anyone. You name them, and I spent my dad’s money there as a young man. There are so many golf gurus out there that the golf world seems to be inundated with a bunch of instructional malarkey. So who is the guru of the gurus? I don’t know. But I do believe in a simplified, three-pronged approach to eliminate paralyses of analysis: a flat front foot, athleticism and a positive attitude. Click Here to learn more.
MEET WAYNE GARY PLAYER
Eric Johnson, PGA, has been the Director of Instruction at Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, PA since 2004. A Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher since 2011, he is the only Top 100 Teacher in the Tri-State area and was also recognized by Golf Digest as a Top 40 Under 40 Teacher. Eric's award winning instruction combines the latest technology with a clear approach to the fundamentals of golf.
Having served as the Education Chairman on the board for the Tri-State PGA Section, Eric is also on the National Advisory Staff for TaylorMade Adidas Golf. A three time Tri-State PGA Teacher of the Year, he has also been honored twice by the Tri-State PGA Section as the Horton Smith Award Winner for his contributions to education.
A BioSwing Dynamics Certified Master Instructor, Eric has been featured in numerous magazine articles, radio broadcasts and has been seen on The Golf Channel as well as in the PGA of America's Instructional DVD Series.
Formerly the Director of Instruction at The Breakers Palm Beach, Eric was also a lead instructor for the PGA of America. He played on the Canadian Tour, the Sunshine Tour and the Golden Bear Tour and was a four year lettermen at Mississippi State University, where he graduated with a degree in Professional Golf Management.
Eric Johnson lives near Oakmont, PA with his wife, Hannah, and their three boys.