- PGA Director of Instruction 2012 Northern California PGA Teacher of the year
Don’s career spans over 25 years of golf instruction and he serves as the PGA Director of Instruction at Coyote Creek Golf Club. Voted one of Northern California’s top ten Instructors, Don was also the recipient of Silicon Valley’s top instructor in 2003-2006.
Renowned for working with legendary instructors such as Jim Flick and Hank Haney, Don has also been the lead instructor for the ESPN Golf schools working throughout the U.S. In 2001, Don was the lead instructor for the Nicklaus/Flick Faults and Cure Schools at Coyote Creek as well as the lead instructor for the Nike National Junior Golf Camps. Don recently received his level 2 certification from the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI). By assessing a total picture of the body, swing, equipment, and instruction, Don will create a program that will help you optimize your performance.
Since 1995 Don has worked with local hospitals and the American Heart Association throughout Northern California coaching golf therapy for stroke and accident patients. Don’s instructional tips and articles can be found in local publications and newspapers.
For rates, information and/or clinic schedules
Don Leone, Director of Instruction
408.463.1800 x118 __________________________________________________________________________________
Steve Vigiano PGA
- PGA Director of Golf
Steve comes to Coyote Creek with over 25 years of teaching experience and specializes in teaching golfers with physical handicaps. Steve spent over 6 years conducting a program called challenge golf where he worked with stroke patients from the local hospital to rehabilitate them and teach them how to play golf once again and according to Steve it was the most rewarding experience of his career.
Steve’s area of expertise has always been the short game and golf course management this is where he has focused his teaching for the past 15 years.
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Steve Vigiano, PGA Director of Golf
- PGA Teaching Professional
Kelly is a PGA Class “A” Professional. He has been teaching group lessons, and providing individual instruction to players of all levels for over 7 years. While working as the First Assistant Golf Professional
at Santa Teresa Golf Club, he earned his degree from the Professional Golf Management Program in 2009. “I find great enjoyment in all aspects of teaching golf, but the thrill of watching my students achieve their goals is immeasurable.”
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Kelly Kahihikolo | PGA Teaching Professional
Haeyoung Lee PGA
- Head Golf Professional
Haeyoung earned his PGA membership in 2008. As an Assistant Professional, he has assisted Don Leone, PGA Director of Instruction, in a number of junior programs and golf clinics. Haeyoung was a Member of New Mexico State Men’s Golf Team from 2002-2006. He continues to compete in local professional events and Northern California PGA Section events.
He had a very successful year in 2010, finishing 4th in the NCPGA Player of the Year and placing in the top 10 of the Assistant Division Player of the Year. He also participated in the Hanna-Wehrman Cup and Assistant Cup Match in 2010.
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Haeyoung Lee PGA