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     Eric M Colchamiro

PGA Teaching Professional

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Eric Colchamiro grew up in South Florida, participating in a junior golf program and playing all four years on the Palm Beach Gardens High School Team.

After graduation, he joined the U.S. Army, serving proudly for ten years.   After his military career, Eric went through the PGA's rigorous training program becoming a Class A Member in 1996 and is certified with the Titleist Performance Institute as a Golf Fitness Instructor and Junior Coach.

Before becoming the Director of Instruction, Eric taught for six years at the Everglades Club in Palm Beach, Florida, where he had a big impact in lowering the members’ handicaps.  He then taught as a Master Instructor at the Jim McLean Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Eric held the position of the first Head Golf Professional at the Nicklaus-designed Bear Creek Golf Course in Chandler, Arizona -- a 36-hole facility.  Eric also spent eight summers teaching at the Stratton Mountain Golf School in Vermont.  

Eric participated as member of ClubCorp Academy’s Board of Advisors whose mission is to ensure world-class golf instruction throughout its clubs nationwide.

Eric has the distinction of being one of the highest rated teachers.  Knowing the learning process, Eric’s students can expect immediate results and long-term benefits.  His manner of presenting information is enlightening, entertaining, and therefore effective.    Having competed in numerous State Open Championships, Eric understands the world of competitive golf and the need to define and improve each student’s limitations.

       Robin M Rasch

LPGA Director of Golf

Robin Rasch grew up in New England and while living on a golf course,  was introduced to the game by her grandfather at the age of 11.  Childhood summers were spent on the course, while winters were spent downhill skiing – developing a lifetime passion for both sports.  

Robin comes from Southern Vermont, where she held the position of Director of one of the largest golf schools in the country founded by Arnold Palmer.  Robin also teaches at various national locations for the LPGA Golf Clinics for Women and American Express.  

Robin is an LPGA Class A Teaching & Club Professional and enjoyed being a member of the Proponent Group, reserved for the top 350 golf instructors in the world who are passionate about their profession and teaching.  Certified with the Titleist Performance Institute as a Golf Fitness Instructor and Junior Coach, Robin has developed many adult and junior clinics, schools, and camps. Robin has been recognized as a Top 50 Kids Teacher Honorable Mention for 2013, been an LPGA Member Advisor, and nominated for the Northeast Section Teacher of the Year Award and Mid-West Golf Professional of the Year Award. Robin has also taught in Phoenix/Scottsdale and Southern California, including the Exclusive Golf School for Women.

Robin participated as a member of ClubCorp Academy’s Board of Advisors whose mission is to ensure world-class golf instruction throughout its clubs nationwide.

Robin welcomes all students into an environment that is fun, yet challenging and productive.   She respects each student, involving them in setting the direction and goals for the lesson.  Robin stresses the importance of fundamentals and mechanics, creating a practice plan, acquiring a good mental game, course management, and the importance of Fitness -- helping players to discover and develop their finest game.