Joe Plecker, PGA


2014 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Joe Plecker, PGA

Elkridge Club

6100 N Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21212

Joe provides innovative programs to help grow the game.  Joe is a lifelong teacher, he is a National PGA Faculty Member, Golf Radio Host and featured author.

Facility type: Public

Past awards/recognitions: 

  • GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
  • PGA Section Teacher of the Year
  • Golf Digest Best in State
  • President’s Plaque for Growing the Game

Technology used in instruction:

  • Casio High Speed Camera
  • FlightScope
  • Science & Motion Putt Lab

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

Growth of the game initiatives:

  • Ladies Clinics
  • Guest Instructor
  • Pee Wee Free Clinic
  • Product Demonstration
  • Adaptive Golf
  • John Hopkins Child Life Golf Program
  • The Better Golf Show