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- $39 for one 60-minute private golf lesson (up to a $100 value)
- $99 for three 60-minute private golf lessons (up to a $300 value)<p>
Riley Kurtz Academy of Golf
Riley Kurtz’s love affair with the game of golf began when he was all of 13. His mentor Scott Duerscherl showed him how to hammer long drives, master short-game strategy, and everything in between, which sparked a passion for the game that would stay with him throughout his career. One year later, Riley made his high school's varsity squad and won the Most Valuable Player award multiple times after posting the team's lowest stroke average for three straight years. He turned professional in 2008, and a year after that passed the PGA’s playing aptitude test, which assesses a professional golfer’s skills and ability to properly pronounce Louis Oosthuizen.
Today, Riley splits time between PGA qualifiers and teaching the game to others and has given more than 5,000 lessons to both professional and amateur players. His academy, which has a sheltered area so that lessons don't get deterred by weather, even offers high-speed video and computer analysis to enhance traditional teaching techniques.