Mike Adams, PGA


2016 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Mike Adams, PGA

Hamilton Farm Golf Club

1040 Pottersville Rd

Gladstone, New Jersey 07934

(561) 602-2476

Mike Adams is the director of instruction at The Medalist Golf Club in Hobe Sound, Florida, and Hamilton Farm GolfClub in Gladstone, New Jersey. Mike was named the 2016 PGA Teacher of the Year, a 2016 World Golf Teachers Hall of Fame inductee, a Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher, a Golf Digest Top 50 Instructor (currently ranked No. 6), a four-time Section Teacher of the Year. Some of his students have included presidents George H. Bush, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Gerald Ford, and celebrities Jack Nicholson, Michael Douglas, Willie Nelson and Glen Frye. Students also have included LPGA and PGA Tour stars Betsy King, Michele McGann, Rosie Jones and Briny Baird. His students have won 22 USGA events and over 120 Tour events. He has written 20 books including Golf Magazine books of the year “Play Better Golf’ and “The Laws of the Golf Swing.”

Facility Type: Private

Past Awards/Recognitions:

  • PGA National Teacher of the Year
  • PGA Section Teacher of the Year
  • Golf Magazine Top 100
  • Golf Digest Best in State
  • Golf Digest Top 20
  • World Golf Teachers Hall of Fame