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Golf Instruction at Lacoma

Lacoma Golf offers the best golf learning and improvement environment in the Dubuque area with golf lesson programs for junior golfers, beginning adult golfers, and experienced players.  Lacoma Golf is the only Dubuque area golf facility that combines complete golf practice facilities with fully open to the public instruction programs which are developed and executed by an experienced PGA Golf Professional – Will Clopton 

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 includes not only a series of golf lessons, but practice facility access, complimentary golf rounds and free access to our Par 3 course.

Junior Golf at Lacoma

The best way to get the Junior Golfer in your life on the path to golfing success are golf lessons provided by an experienced PGA Golf Professional.  At Lacoma we offer two different junior golf lesson programs both taught by Will Clopton our golf professional.  Both junior golf programs teach the game in a fun but structured environment on Lacoma’s unmatched golf practice facilities. 

Private Golf Lessons

Lacoma Golf’s PGA Golf Professional, Will Clopton, offers private, one-on-one golf instruction tailored to your specific golf needs.  Whether you’re just getting started in golf or experienced player seeking improvement, Will can help you improve. 

PGA Teaching Professional – Will Clopton

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Will Clopton

Will, joined the Lacoma team in 2019, brings over 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.



8080 Timmerman Drive
East Dubuque IL 61025
Phone: 815.747.3874
Fax: 815.747.6164