Bob Beach, PGA


2015 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Bob Beach, PGA

Braintree Municipal Golf Course

101 Jefferson Street

Braintree, Massachusetts 02184


Bob Beach was the winner of PGA of America’s Patriot Award in 2013. Most recently, Bob was also the winner of the Conrad Rehling Award for contributions to the Special Olympics in 2014. In 2014, Beach was inducted into the New England PGA Section Hall of Fame.

Facility Type: Public

Past Awards/Recognitions:

  • PGA National Patriot Award
  • PGA National Conrad Rehling Award (Special Olympics)
  • GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
  • New England PGA Section Teacher of the Year
  • 2011 and 2012 Golf Digest No. 1 teacher in Massachusetts
  • 2014 New England PGA Hall of Fame Inductee

Approximate number of free “tune-ups” and lessons given per year: 400

Growth of the game initiatives: 

  • We started SNAG golf to reach younger golfers from five years old and up.
  • We started a PGA Junior League this season.
  • We started a five team league with the Special Olympics based on PGA Junior League