Class A - PGA Professional
Originally, from New York, Ryan Alvino is a graduate of Penn State University's Professional Golf Management Program. Ryan has worked and taught at such exclusive private clubs as Deepdale Golf Club and Friar's Head in New York, as well as the Country Club of Ocala in Florida. Ryan also became a Certified Instructor for the Jim McLean Golf School at Doral and was most recently the Teaching Professional and interim Head Golf Professional at Pine Tree Golf Club in Boynton Beach.
Very passionate about junior golf, Ryan has focused much of his teaching efforts toward juniors and is excited to take the lead of the Junior Program at John Prince. Ryan's teaching experience has also allowed him to work with players of all abilities ranging from beginners to collegiate and tour players. Ryan is looking forward to working with juniors and golfers of all abilities in Palm Beach County.
|IN THE NEWS
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - Ryan Alvino, the head golf pro at the John Prince Golf Learning Center in Lake Worth, volunteers to teach golf to sick children at St. Mary's Children's Hospital every Wednesday.
The program is set up through a partnership between the South Florida PGA and the Parent-Child Center.
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AMF Golf Management Instructor Division member
Certifications and Awards
2012 Growth of the Game Top 50 Teaching Professional
2009, 2010 and 2011 Honorable Mention
Top 50 Kids Teacher by U.S. Kids Golf
Jim McLean Golf School Instructor Certification
2007 PGA President's Council for
Growing the Game
Teaching Influences and Experience
John Elliott Jr.
Attended numerous teaching and coaching seminars
Ryan Alvino has been my golf instructor for two years, and I have learned so much from him. He is such a great instructor. He is a very patient teacher and he knows what he is doing. He has the uncanny ability to pin-point the exact thing wrong with your swing and he will work tirelessly to fix. He is my first and only choice when it comes to golf.
Michael Habib (January 2012)
"Got a great start on the basics with Ryan's Get Golf Ready Class! Thank you!"
"Having taken many lessons from a variety of instructors over the years, I can truly say, without qualification, that Ryan is the best yet. He has a unique knack for discovering issues with my mechanics and recommending understandable and effective means of correcting them. I came away from each lesson with a new discovery that significantly improved my swing. This was true for all aspects of my game from driver down to the putter. I am again excited to go out golfing!"