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For the best rates book a tee time online. Tee times may be booked one week in advance. To book a tee time over the phone please call (831) 423-7214.

Book a Tournament
DeLaveaga is the perfect location for your next corporate or fundraising golf outing. Book your tournament today! For more information, call (831) 423-7214 or email tournaments@delaveagagolf.com.

Golf Instruction

Rick Walker

Founder of Functional Golf
PGA Class A Teaching Professional

Nationally recognized as one of America’s top golf instructional programs. Guaranteed to help any player improve their game. We have helped thousands of golfers improve their swings and scores. Programs are available for adults, juniors, new golfers, experienced golfers and the executive golfer. Additionally, we offer training in the short game, sand bunker and on-course instruction.

Rick Walker is a former PGA tour player and has spent the past 30 years as a PGA class A Teaching professional. He is also the Director of Instruction for Functional Golf. Johnny Miller, PGA Tour Hall of Fame member and TV Analyst says “Rick is one of the top 5 teachers in golf”. The PGA has recognized Rick for his contributions to Junior Golf and is the author of “The Functional Golf Swing”. He is a Master FGS instructor and has coached students to the PGA tour, Hogan / Nike / Buy.com tours, US Women’s National and State Amateur Championships.

Rick can be reached via email at rick@golfcoach.com or by calling (831) 818-8010. Lessons are conducted at the far-end of the driving range (on the lower level). For more detailed program descriptions and course schedules, visit www.functionalgolf.com or www.functionalgolfsc.com.

 

Parker Hammond

PGA, Class A Teaching Professional
Certified Golf Instructor
Certified Club Fitter for Ping & Mizuno
Vice President of the Santa Cruz Junior Golf Association (SCJG)

Parker Hammond is a Class A PGA Teaching Professional and Director of Instruction for the Parker Hammond Golf School at DeLaveaga Golf Course. He has helped thousands of golfers improve their games and worked closely with Rick Walker, Founder/Author of “The Functional Golf Swing.” His passion for teaching and approach toward making the game fun has made him one of the best golf instructors in Santa Cruz County.

Parker can be reached via email at parker@functionalgolfsc.com or by calling (831) 423-7214. Lessons are conducted at the far-end of the driving range (on the lower level). For more detailed program descriptions and course schedules, visit www.functionalgolfsc.com.

 

Dodie Mazzuca

LPGA Tour Player
Founder of Golf PROformance
Golf Instruction. Golf Fitness. Mental Strategy.

Dodie Mazzuca is a former LPGA Tour Player and the founder of Golf PROformance. She is an NCAA Academic and Athletic All-American at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. Her background in competitive golf, golf fitness, yoga, technical training, and mental strategy assists her students in accelerating their learning process. She resides in Santa Cruz (May – October) and Scottsdale, AZ (November – April).

Dodie can be reached via email at dodiemazzuca@live.com or by calling (831) 423-7214. Lessons are conducted at the far-end of the driving range (on the lower level). For more information about private coaching, lessons, clinics and Dodie’s Golf PROformance programs, visit www.dodiemazzuca.com and www.golfproformance.com.

 

Bruce Vieira

Instructor of Functional Golf
PGA Class A Teaching Professional

Bruce can be reached via email at bruce@delaveagagolf.com or by calling (831) 423-7214. Lessons are conducted at the far-end of the driving range (on the lower level). For more detailed program descriptions and course schedules, visit www.functionalgolf.com.

 

Luke Silberman

PGA Golf Assistant Professional
Santa Cruz City Instructor

Luke can be reached via email at luke@delaveagagolf.com or by calling (831) 423-7214. Lessons are conducted at the far-end of the driving range (on the lower level). Click here for a current City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation golf class schedule and to register.

Beginning/Intermediate Group Lessons

City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation offers adult beginning and intermediate golf classes by a DeLaveaga Golf instructor. Click here for a current class schedule and to register.

Evaluation Lessons

Schedule an evaluation lesson to analyze your swing, alignment and equipment. Contact the Golf Shop at (831) 423-7214 and make an appointment with one of our Golf Professionals.