Grant Griffiths, Master Golf Teaching Professional
Driven by a passion to help golfers become the best players they can be, Grant is renowned for his unmatched work ethic and ability to connect with students of all backgrounds and ages. As evidence of his cutting-edge teaching philosophy, Grant takes a unique approach to instruction, incorporating his engineering studies and life experience into his teachings.
For over ten years, Grant Griffiths has been directing junior golf camps on the Main Line. From South Africa, Grant is a master golf teaching professional and has been featured on NBC10 and Philly 17 for his involvement and commitment to junior golf. Grant brings an exciting and innovative approach to his proven teaching methods, which are targeted to develop and enhance the fundamentals of golf regardless of age or skill level. Stop by and let Grant help you take your game to the next level.
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Jim Parella, PGA Professional
Director of Instruction - Malvern
With over 15 years of teaching experience as a PGA Professional Jim continues to excel as one of the area’s top Junior Golf Instructors.
Jim comes to us from Blue Bell Country Club where he oversaw and instructed their entire Junior Golf Program. Prior to that he has worked at other clubs such as Squires Golf Club, White Manor Country Club, Bala Golf Club, Lu Lu Country Club, and Valley Forge Golf Club. His Instruction has not been limited to kids as he has designed and instructed many developmental programs, women’s and corporate clinics in addition to giving thousands of hours of private instruction for all ages.
As a proud member of the PGA, Jim is also a Certified US Kids Golf Coach as well as being AimPoint Certified, a TPI (Titleist Performance Institute) Certified Fitness Expert, and Positive Coaching Alliance Certified.
Jim has been a member of the Philadelphia PGA Junior Golf Committee for the past four years as well as a member of the Philadelphia PGA PAO (Philadelphia Assistant’s Organization) Committee for Junior Golf, Finance and Charity.
He has been recognized by US Kids Golf Top 50 Teachers in 2012, 2015, and 2016 and has most recently been nominated for the 2017 Philadelphia PGA Youth Development Award.
Throughout his career Jim has spent a great deal of time learning to improve his own game while sharpening his teaching skills. He has spent time with Mike Adams (2017 Golf Digest Top 50 Instructors – Ranked #2), James Sieckmann (2017 Golf Digest Top 50 Instructors – Ranked #16), Marc Durland (2017 Golf Magazine Top 100 Teachers), Ron Cerrudo (2 Time PGA Tour Winner), and Bud Lewis (Philadelphia PGA Legend and Hall of Fame). Jim has also completed Ken Venturi’s Golf Academy in Rio Pinar Golf Club in Orlando, Florida.
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