George Connor, PGA
Connor Golf, Farmington Woods Golf Club, Avon, CT
George is the owner and director of instruction of Connor Golf, located at Farmington Woods Golf Club in Avon, CT. A three-time Connecticut PGA Section Teacher of the Year (2000, 2011, 2018), George has been teaching golf professionally for more than 25 years. He has a PGA specialty certification in teaching and is also certified by New Rules Golf Coach, AimPoint Technologies (Level 2), SeeMore Putting Institute, Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) and K-Vest (Level 2).
Connor has a special interest in teaching putting, the short game and elite juniors, and is author of the book, Drill Your Way to Great Putting: Make Putting Practice Fun and Productive. While George teaches all aspects of the game, many of his students come to him specifically for his expertise in the mechanics and artistry of putting and the nuances of the short game.
His students include beginners, juniors, club champions and players on the PGA LatinoAmerican Tour, PGA Tour Canada and the European Challenge Tour. A number of his junior athletes have gone on to compete collegiately at Division I, II and III and NAIA schools.