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Willie Pewitt Golf Academy
Willie Pewitt Golf Academy

Willie Pewitt Golf Academy

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Introduction: Willie Pewitt, from Detroit, Michigan grew up playing competitive golf from an early age. After spending some years playing Willie turned his focus to the coaching side of golf and always had an interest in helping people improve and enjoy golf. Willie quickly became a well-respected teaching professional in the Detroit and surrounding area and over a short period of time he was named the head professional at Links at Gateway Golf Club in Romulus, Michigan. Willie is the founder and Lead golf instructor at the WPGolfacademy and has 2 locations Links at Gateway Golf Course in Romulus, Michigan and at the Jackie Robinson Sports Complex in Detroit, Michigan. Here Willie continued to develop his knowledge and coaching skills while working with players of various levels including players from young elite amateurs up to experienced tournament players.

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Hired 20 times

Serves Romulus, MI

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11 years in business

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, work quality, and responsiveness.

Exceptional 5.0

20 reviews


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William M.

Golf Lessons

Willie is an excellent teacher and coach. I'm totally new to golf and with his suggestions I'm already hitting over 150 yards in just one session. Would suggest to anyone.
Jul 2, 2020
Evan G.

Golf Lessons

Willie really helped me learn the proper mechanics to improve my swing, he’s professional and took me step by step to develop good habits, the lesson started on time and was very informative.
Jun 15, 2020
Corey H.

Golf Lessons

I’ve been playing, and have been frustrated for some time - and like other players I’ve been trying to put it together to shoot lower and be more competitive. After one session with Willie I felt better, swing looser and had the best practice session in some time. 100% going back and would recommend to others - especially lefties
Mar 13, 2021
Robert P.

Golf Lessons

He really knows his stuff our first meeting he look at my swing very closely and came up with what the problem was.i look forward to him being my coach from now on ⛳️
Mar 4, 2021
Loretha F.

Golf Lessons

Willie was very nice and encouraging. He is able to understand what type of help I need and is able to teach me at my level.
Sep 3, 2020
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  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    $95 One Hour Private Adult Lesson $340 (4) One Hour Private Adult Lessons. $800 (10) One Hour Private Adult Lessons $75 One Hour PrivateJunior Lesson $290 4 One Hour Private Junior Lessons $680 10 One Hour Private Junior Lessons $175 On Course Playing Lesson Payment plan available.

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    Once the student warms up I am looking for the following in their swing 1.grip 2.stance 3.posture 4.ball position 5.body alignment and 6.take away those are my six fundamentals of golf.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    Certified instructor thru the Jimmy Ballard Academy of Michigan.

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