O.J. Amaya- PGA Teaching Professional
OJ is a graduate of the San Diego Golf Academy (now Golf Academy of America) & began his PGA apprenticeship here at EastLake Country Club in 1992. OJ became a Class A PGA Member and returned to the San Diego Golf Academy as an instructor in 1996. In 1999, OJ went to work for Henry-Griffitts, the company that pioneered custom fit golf clubs, training other golf instructors in the art and science of teaching and club fitting. OJ returned to EastLake Country Club as a teaching professional in 2005 and was honored as the San Diego Chapter PGA Clubfitter of the Year that year. OJ was also an assistant golf coach at Francis Parker School from 2006 – 2014 working with the Boys & Girls Varsity, JV and Middle School teams.
In addition to OJ’s extensive experience, he is one of an elite team of Master Clubfitters for Henry-Griffitts, Inc., a Golf Machine Authorized Instructor, a TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor 2 & Golf Mechanics 3 and a US Kids Golf Certified Instructor. OJ is fluent in English & Spanish.
- US Kids Golf Certified Instructor
- TPI Certified
- The Golfing Machine: Authorized Instructor