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Katherine Marren

Master Instructor

Katherine Marren, Impact Zone Golf Master Instructor, is the Director of Instruction at Quail Lodge Golf Club in Carmel, CA.

Katherine Marren, Impact Zone Golf Master Instructor, is the Director of Instruction of the Golf Academy at Quail Lodge Golf Club in Carmel, CA. Prior to joining the Quail Team, she was Lead Instructor for 16 years at the Pebble Beach Golf Academy, where she was involved in many aspects of teaching, program development and teacher training. Recently, the Northern California PGA Section selected Marren as the “2008 Teacher of the Year.” This coveted honor is awarded for excellence in all facets of instructing the game of golf in conjunction with a professionals overall performance as a PGA professional. She is the first women to be awarded that honor in Northern California Her teaching philosophy emphasizes a student friendly approach that fits each student’s personality, goals and time commitment to the game. Katherine’s teaching specialties are many: low handicappers, juniors, short game improvement and beginner golfers; but her students love her relaxed manner, clear teaching style, patience and genuine care for them and their improvement. Marren had a long standing relationship with Golf for Women magazine and was one of their most frequent and recognizable contributors. She was rated a Top 50 Teacher every year they had a ranking from 2000-2008 and was also an elite member of the GFW Instruction Panel and Staff Advisor since 1999. Katherine, who has been teaching golf for over 20 years, is known for speaking easily about the game and has received accolades for her efforts in teacher education, growth of the game events, women’s golf and junior golf. She has been recognized as a top teacher by Golf Digest, Golf Magazine, the San Francisco Examiner and the California Golf Guide. As the Director of Instruction at Quail Lodge, Marren will create a fresh and exciting new Golf Academy offering expert instruction and a unique menu of learning experiences to all levels of golfers, coupled with the best technology for teaching and club fitting available in the golf industry. Marren, well known as a student of the golf swing and swing methodologies, has worked and trained with many of the top instructors in the world, including these PGA National Teachers’ of the Year: Laird Small, Jim Hardy, Hank Haney, Jim Flick, Chuck Cook, Craig Shankland, Mike Hebron and Bill Strausbaugh, Jr, just to name a few. Whether a golf student is looking to build their basic fundamentals and understanding of the golf swing or aspires to play serious competitive golf; Katherine is a master at meeting her student’s distinctive needs and getting them to the next level.

Find Katherine at CA, Carmel – Quail Lodge Golf Club | Phone: (831) 620-8859

Website: http://www.quaillodge.com