Ryan Alvino, PGA


2012 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Ryan Alvino, PGA

John Prince Golf Learning Center

4754 South Congress Avenue

Lake Worth, FL 33461

(561) 966-6666



Ryan Alvino teaches year-round for Golf Professional Services Inc. at John Prince Golf Learning Center. The facility, which has been named a Top 100 Range, is a comprehensive golf learning center managed by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department. Ryan has been teaching players of all ages and abilities at John Prince for the past four years and head golf professional for the past two. He is a graduate of Penn State’s PGA Golf Management program, and has been named an honorable mention for the US Kid’s Top 50 Kids Teachers award from 2009-2011.

Facility type: Stand alone

Technology used in instruction:

  • V1 Pro
  • Vector Launch Monitor
  • Training aides

Approximate number of free “tune-ups” and lessons given per year: 150

Growth of the game initiatives: 

  • St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital programs
  • Special Olympics
  • Palm BEach Country Therapeutic Recreation
  • The Arc (Palm Beach County)
  • Patriot Golf Day
  • PGA Welcome to Golf Month
  • Family Golf Month
  • Halloween Golf Festival
  • Adult education classes