Bob Burns, PGA


2012 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Bob Burns, PGA

Bob Burns Golf & Learning Center

428 W Edgewood Dr

Appleton, WI 54914

(920) 997-9663

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Bob is a PGA Master Professional and 2007 Wisconsin Section PGA Teacher of the Year. Bob founded Bob Burns Golf & Learning Center in 1975. The company designs and manufactures its own lines of custom golf equipment and training aids including the famous No Bananas Anti Slice golf equipment. Bob and staff develop successful, individualized instructional programs to each individual golfer which includes high speed video analysis, training aids, club fitting, fitness, flexibility and beyond. Bob has also been recognized for his work with golfers with disabilities and the wounded warriors.

Facility type: Public

Past awards/recognitions:

  • PGA Section Teacher of the Year
  • Golf Range Magazine Top 50 Instructor

Technology used in instruction:

  • Zelocity
  • P3 Pro
  • Tomi
  • JC Video
  • Training aides

Approximate number of free “tune-ups” and lessons given per year: 300

Growth of the game initiatives:

  • Free program for wounded warriors
  • Junior clinics
  • Free after school programs
  • Women’s clinics
  • Boy and Girl Scout programs
  • Autism clinic
  • High school PE classes
  • Rawhide Boys Ranch clinic