Golf Instruction at Lacoma
Lacoma Golf is your place for quality golf instruction in the Dubuque area, led by PGA Professional Will Clopton. Lacoma offers options for players of all abilities. While private instruction is always available, our Get Golf Ready program for new or beginning golfers & Tuesday Junior golf are the highlight of the instruction offerings (see below for a preview of our offerings).
Now Offering Instruction with FlightScope
What is FlightScope? It is a 3D tracking device that utilizes Dopplar Radar to track Ball Flight & Club and Swing Measurments.
Get Golf Ready
“Get Golf Ready” is a national golf instruction initiative of the PGA of America. This program provides beginning golfers or those who have never played golf, a comprehensive golf lesson plan so that new golfers can learn and begin to enjoy the game as quickly as possible. Lacoma’s version of Get Golf Ready will include a tour of the facility, how to make tee times, different formats of play, along with general instruction for beginning golfers. The idea for this program is to have fun and learn how to enjoy the game!
The objective of the Junior Golf Program is to introduce new players to the great game of golf and to further the development of young men and women. Juniors will be taught general etiquette, fun aspects of the game, & friendly competition!
Private Golf Lessons
Lacoma Golf is proud to offer golf instruction for golfers of all ages and skill levels. Whether you are a beginner looking to learn the fundamentals of the game or an experienced player who would like to shave a few strokes off your handicap, let our PGA Professional Will Clopton, get your game on the right track!
PGA Teaching Professional – Will Clopton
Will, joined the Lacoma team in 2019, brings 20 years of professional golf experience, a game he’s played since age 7. Most recently, Will was the Head Golf Professional at Meshingomesia Golf Club in Marion, Indiana. Will has been a class A PGA member since 2009 and has broad experience as both and instructor and club fitter.
Additionally, Will is an excellent player having won the Central Illinois PGA Assistant’s Championship in 2004 and 2007 and, more recently, having qualified for the Indiana Open in 2015 and 2018. Will was named Central Illinois PGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year in 2003 and 2004 and was the Central Illinois PGA Junior Golf Leader in 2011.