Jimmy Ballard is considered one of the greatest and most influential golf instructors in game of golf. His track record of resurrecting golf swings of the games most storied champions is remarkable. Major Champions such as Curtis Strange, Seve Ballesteros, Sandy Lyle, Paul Azinger, Hal Sutton, Johnny Miller, Hubert Green, Chi Chi Rodriguez, Gary Player, Tommy Aaron have all spent time with Jimmy Ballard.
Ballard's generations of experience provide him a perspective very few, if any, golf instructors can offer to their students. His 1981 book, "How to Perfect Your Golf Swing" is still very much relevant today. (Purchase a copy of the book by clicking the image below).
Following the release of his book and noticeable improvement in the players Ballard was working with, the register of visiting tour players began to read like a virtual "Who's Who" in golf. His numerous articles have appeared in nearly every golf publication worth mentioning, including Golf Magazine, Golf Digest, Golfweek and Golf World. Named by Golf Magazine, the 80's "Teacher of the Decade", Ballard began setting his sights to the future which included work on television and the development of directional videotapes such as his 1989 release of "The Fundamental Golf Swing".
Making the game easier to learn for the average player continues to be a passion of Ballard's. Known for his swing aids and development tools, it's Ballard's simple way of communicating the proper technique to be a better ball striker that resonates with students and fellow golf instructors.
Jimmy Ballard, the highly acclaimed "Pioneer of Connection" has withstood the test of time without the faintest waiver from his convictions concerning the golf swing. On Saturday, July 15th, Jimmy Ballard will be holding a private golf school for up to 12 individuals. The event will take place at WingHaven Country Club, located in O'Fallon, MO and offer participants an up close and very personal chance to learn from one of the greatest golf instructors of all time.
The private golf school with Jimmy Ballard will be 10:00am - 3:00pm and include lunch at WingHaven Country Club. Cost for the day is $695.
To register for the Private Golf School hosted by Jimmy Ballard at WingHaven Country Club go HERE. If you want to hear directly from Jimmy Ballard in advance of registering for the July 15th clinic, be sure to listen to The Back Nine Radio Show on 101.1 ESPN this Saturday at 9:00am CST. Or, download a copy of the interview at The Back Nine Radio Show Facebook Page.