About Jon

Currently based in Miami, Jon is the Director of Instruction and Master Instructor for the Jim McLean Golf School at Miami Beach.  He coaches all levels of players with an emphasis on elite junior golfers.  By the time he was 24, Jon had been trained by 3 Golf Digest Top 50 Instructors, 3 Golf Magazine Top 100 Instructors, a Golf Digest Top 50 Club Fitter, and worked directly with 7 of the 40 Golf Digest Best Young Teachers.  He has also worked at some of the country's premier golf resorts such as Reynolds Plantation and The French Lick Resort. Jon has also performed extensive research about the golf swing with a variety of 3D Motion Capture Systems such as Gears, Golf BioDynamics, and Qualisys.  In addition to being a PGA Class A Professional, Jon is a:

  • TrackMan Certified Instructor

  • Swing Catalyst Certified Instructor

  • US Kids Certified Instructor

  • TPI Certified Instructor

  • Callaway Club Fitting Specialist

 

With regards to club fitting, Jon was trained by Golf Digest's only Top 50 Teacher and Club Fitter, James Leitz.  That, combined with being a Certified Callaway Club Fitting Specialist and doing extensive club shaft testing on the Gears 3D system, makes him the perfect choice to check to see if you're playing clubs that fit your swing.

 

Jon has experience teaching all levels of players and is especially passionate about coaching elite juniors.  He has assisted Jim McLean with numerous lessons that include tour professionals such as Gary Woodland, Keegan Bradley, and Lexi Thompson.

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