The Iowa PGA Teaching and Coaching Summit will be held on Tuesday, March 20 at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort! This year’s event will feature Michael Breed, the 2012 PGA National Teacher of the Year, a top 50 golf instructor voted on by Golf Digest (currently ranked 13th), previous host for Golf Channel’s The Golf Fix and host of SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio’s A New Breed of Golf.
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$75 – Member only Event
Registration fee includes continental breakfast and lunch.
Dress Code: Golf attire, dress for the weather in case we are able to go outside for the live lesson portion of the event in the afternoon.
Members will earn hour for hour required education MSR for their attendance
Registration deadline is noon on Friday, March 16. Late entries will not be accepted under any circumstance. A full refund, minus $10 processing fee will be provided for anyone who cancels prior to the deadline.
Schedule of Events
- 8:00 a.m. Registration / Breakfast
- 8:30 a.m. Sponsor Presentation – 4D Motion
- 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Michael Breed Putting Presentation inside, breaks as needed.
- 11:30-12:30 Lunch – using Robert’s buffet
- 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Michael Breed (at range covering full swing and will include live lesson)
- 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Iowa PGA Education Panel
- Ken Schall, 2017 Iowa PGA Teacher of the Year
- Mark Egly, 2016 Iowa PGA Teacher of the Year
- Sarah Bidney, 2015 Iowa PGA Teacher of the Year
Michael will be joined by a local Iowa PGA Professional teaching panel with multiple points of discussion. Complete details will be posted here when finalized. All events will be hosted by and held at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. A special hotel rate of $79.95 is available for attendees on both Monday and Tuesday night. Please call the resort directly at (877) 677-3456 to reserve.
Michael Breed Bio
For over 30 years this great game of golf has played a starring role in Michael’s personal and professional life. One of Michael’s most recent endeavors includes opening the Michael Breed Golf Academy at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point. Michael received the highest honor of his career when he was chosen as the PGA’s National Teacher of the Year 2012. It is an award that he holds close to his heart and is very proud to be a PGA Professional for over 20 years now. In 2003, he was selected as a Top 100 Instructor in America by GOLF Magazine. In 2011, Michael was voted into the Top 50 Instructors in America by Golf Digest, now ranking 13th on this exclusive list, and #1 in the state of New York.
Formerly, Michael was the Head Golf Professional at Sunningdale Country Club for 12 years from 2001 – 2012. His experience includes five years as the Head Golf Professional at Birchwood Country Club and Assistant Professional positions at Deepdale Golf Club and Augusta National Golf Club.
In 2008, Michael became the host for The Golf Fix on Golf Channel. It originally aired only in the United States. However, now in its ninth season, The Golf Fix is one of the most popular original broadcasts for Golf Channel and can be seen in over 80 countries. Michael also hosts A New Breed of Golf on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio where he covers the latest headlines around golf and offers listeners swing tips.
Michael Breed is a dynamic instructor that has presented at numerous PGA Sections to rave reviews. Again, mark your calendar for Tuesday March 20, 2018!