Nicole Weller, PGA


2016 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Nicole Weller, PGA

The Landings Club

71 Green Island Rd.

Savannah, Georgia 31411

(912) 695-5211

Nicole Weller is the PGA/LPGA head teaching professional at The Landings Club in Savannah, Georgia, where she enjoys working with members’ games through technical skills, mental and emotional focus, youth golf (especially ages 2-5), motor skill practice and more. Nicole’s mission statement is to educate golfers while enhancing lives!

Facility Type: Private

Past awards/recognitions:

  • GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
  • PGA Junior Golf Leader
  • PGA Section Horton Smith Award
  • PGA Chapter Teacher of the Year
  • LPGA Section Teacher of the Year
  • LPGA Section Junior Golf Leader
  • Golf Digest Top 50 Women Teacher
  • Golf Digest Best Young Teacher
  • Golf Digest Top 40 under 40 Teacher 2010
  • PGA & LPGA National Youth Golf Leader Awards 2013
  • LPGA awards

Technology used in instruction:

  • Coaches Eye App
  • Eyeline Golf
  • SNAG
  • ES14
  • Parkit Golf
  • Birdie Ball
  • SNAG
  • USKG Fit Stick and Speed Sticks
  • Grip It Rite
  • Orange Peel & Whip Trainer
  • Teach N Towel
  • AimPoint Express

Approximate number of free “tune-ups” and lessons given per year: 250+

Growth of the game initiatives:

The Pathway to Golf at TLC (a new 8 step program instead of just a school and follow up league)… now more steps to start into golf and take baby steps along the way. More practice, play with the Pro, CHIP & SIP new golfer summer league, Spring and Fall Launch into Golf Leagues, Golf Lunch Chat monthly. etc. More info:

Also purchased a Birdie Ball inflatable shark…
Growing our LPGA*USGA Girls Golf new ideas (fieldtrips, bring more guest days, Foot Golf)
With more students now playing outside of the club and doing Drive Chip Putt, we hosted 2 DCP practices.

Added “The Tall & The Small” (Adult child tournament with 3/6/9 hole divisions and team scrambles with follow up family bbq) and “The 2 Kid Kontest” (2 kids pair up to play a format of match play or scramble in 3/6/9 hole divisions)