David La Pour

David La Pour

Mission Golf Academy at Pinecrest Golf Club

1 Pinecrest Way

1 Pinecrest Way, Bluffton, South Carolina 29910, US

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Please indicate past awards won/recognitions:
GRAA Top 100 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional, Golf Digest Best in State, Other (Indicate specific awards below in 3-a)

Other awards won:
Operation 36 Top 50 Master Coach

Total number of individual lessons given per year:
Male: 600
Female: 700
Junior: 400

Total number of individual clinics given per year:

Please indicate any Growth of the Game initiatives your facility/academy has launched over the past year (please give specifics on such programs):
We offer PGA Jr. League in the spring, summer, and fall along with PGA Family Cup. We also run a 12-month Operation 36 program for junior golfers and adults. We also host and coach two local high school golf teams, the Bluffton Bobcats and the Hilton Head Christian Academy golf teams.

Please share any programming you have made to keep your customers & students engaged:
The Operation 36 program is a great way for us to engage juniors as well as adults with 100 clinics, and 26 9-Hole Challenges. We currently have 110 kids and 75 adults in our programs all year.