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Janet Coles

LPGA Class ‘A’ Tour and Teaching ProfessionalJanet Coles

Ranked among the best instructors in America by Golf Digest, Golf for Women and the PGA for her excellence in teaching, Janet has a proven method for honing a player’s swing quickly and effectively. Teaching all skill levels using video and computer analysis, Janet has a knack for knowing where to start, what to change and how to make practice effective and fun. She believes encouraging solid fundamentals and sound swing mechanics will produce consistent and accurate golf shots. She is also a master at teaching short game and putting skills.

Awards and Achievements:

  • Golf for Women - Top 50 Teachers in America
  • Over 40,000 private lessons taught
  • PGA of America - Top 25 Elite Teachers in Northern California
  • Golf Digest - Best Teachers in California
  • Golf Digest and Golf for Women Pro Panel instruction staff
  • Golf Range magazine - Top 50 Teacher
  • GOLF magazine - Top Teacher Northern California Region
  • Golf Digest - Best Teachers - California
  • Author, Three Shot Golf for Women
  • Trained by Jim Flick, Mike Adams, Chuck Hogan, and Chuck Cook
  • Past instructor Atlantic Golf Club, NY, and Lost Tree Golf Club, Florida

Janet Coles

Janet ColesJanet competed for 13 years on the LPGA Tour. She is a 4-time winner and has played in over 300 LPGA events and 55 majors, including 15 US Opens, finishing 4th in the Open at Baltusrol in 1986. With a low competitive round of 62, and three-time USA vs. Japan Pioneer Cup Team member, Janet twice achieved the Tour’s Golden Putter Award for low putts. Janet played 4 years on the UCLA Golf Team and as a junior golfer was the 4-time Northern California Junior Champion.

Awards and Achievements:

  • California Golf Hall of Fame Inductee
  • 13-year LPGA Tour Player
  • 4-time LPGA Tournament Winner
  • Lowest Competitive Round - 62
  • Twice Named the "#1 Putter" on Tour
  • 15 US Opens; Best Finish - 4th
  • Sports Illustrated College Athlete of the Year
  • UCLA golf team - 4 years
  • Author, Three Shot Golf for Women


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