Teachers and Members List

Here is an alphabetical list of golf Teachers who are affiliated with our group. If you are a golf teacher and want to be part of our group please click on the “Join” tab at the top of the Homepage.

There is also a list of non-teacher Golfers who have a fondness for Manuel de la Torre and his teaching system and want to be a part of the group to be able to access all of the archives at this website and to support our ability to add more videos, articles, notes and photos in the future.

We thank the Teachers and Golfers listed below for their support but being listed here does not mean that we have researched or give a “seal of approval” to the products or services listed below.

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TEACHER'S LIST

Trish Beucher
8:15 Tee Time Inc.
NA
Royal Palm Beach, FL
(561) 632-8206
NA
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1991
Professional Affiliation: LPGA Member and USGTF Member
David Furlong
Ballwin Golf Club
333 Holloway Rd.
Ballwin, MO 63011
(636) 227-2532
www.ballwin.mo.us
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1985
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Jim Gregory
Millwood Golf & Raquet Club
3700 East Millwood Dr.
Ozark, MO 65721
(785) 410-5512
www.millwoodgolf.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2009
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
John Hayes
Chi Chi Golf Range & Sports Complex
2987 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 692-4679
www.johnhayesgolf.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1983
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Bryan Heim
Columbine Country Club
17 Fairway Lane
Littleton, CO 80123
(303) 407-6285
www.columbinecc.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2004
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Garrett Holt
Horton Smith Golf Course
2409 S. Scenic Ave
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 874-2971
www.parkboard.org
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2008
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Van Johns
Golftec
3712 Galena Hills Loop
Round Rock, TX 78681
(512) 246-6330
vanjohnspga@yahoo.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2001
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Ed Lebeau
Annbriar Golf Course
1524 Birdie Lane
Waterloo, IL 62298
(314) 453-0705
www.heartlandgolfschools.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1999
Professional Affiliation:
Martha Nause
Mendakota C.C. or Tonto Verde G.C. (winter)
2705 Mendakota Dr.
Mendakota Heights, MN 55120
(612) 308-5867
lpga.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1977
Professional Affiliation: LPGA Tour
Bill Newkirk
Storms Golf Range
16210 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Brookfield, WI 53005
(414) 840-9904
www.stormsgolf.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1988
Professional Affiliation:
Craig Palmer
Green Valley Ranch Golf Academy
4900 Himalaya Rd.
Denver, CO 80249
(720) 231-3562
www.gvrgolfacademy.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: NA
Professional Affiliation: PGA Master Professional
Glenn Paulus
Maryville University of St. Louis
650 Maryville University Dr.
St. Louis, MO 63141
(636) 795-6294
www.maryvillesaints.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2002
Professional Affiliation: GCAA and WGCA
Dave Pedersen
Chi Chi Golf Range & Sports Complex
2987 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 512-1949
www.chichi.org
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2006
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Ted Purdy
Purdy Enterprises, Inc.
6040 N. 22nd Pl.
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(606) 549-8903
www.tedpurdy.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1991
Professional Affiliation: PGA Tour
Erin Szekely
Twin Rivers Golf Course
4446 Preston-Fall City Rd. SE
Fall City, WA 98024
(425) 273-4948
www. golfingwitherin.com or www.northwestwomensopen.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: NA
Professional Affiliation: LPGA Life Member
Rodd Slater
Two Rivers Golf Club
150 S. Oak Tree Ln.
North Sioux City, SD 57049
(605) 232-3241
www.golftworivers.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2000
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Dustin Snay
The Golf Center at Sports Ohio
6100 Dublin Park Dr.
Dublin, OH 43016
(216) 551-0056
www.dustinsnaygolf.com
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2012
Professional Affiliation: PGA of America
Bill Terasa
Neumann Golf Course
7215 Bridgetown Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45248
(513) 545-2164
www.neumann.cincygolf.org
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 1964
Professional Affiliation: PGA Member
Matteo Verardo
Adriatic Golf Club
Via Leopardi 12
San Mauro Pascoli, (FC) 47030 Italy
+393341151601
matteoverardogolf@libero.it
Year of first clinic/lesson with Manuel de la Torre: 2015
Professional Affiliation: PGA of Italy

Excerpts from Manuel’s book,
“Understanding the Golf Swing” published in 2001

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What Does a Golf Swing Look Like, Page 58

Restricting the Backswing Size, Page 84

The Most Common Cause, Page 143

Maintaining Purpose, Page 193


Articles written about Manuel de la Torre

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"The Learning Tree" by Jaime Diaz, May 1, 2001, Sports Illustrated Golf Plus

“The Love of Teaching” by Gary D’Amato, May 12, 2015, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

“Manuel de la Torre passes at age 94” by Bob Denney, June 2016, PGA Magazine