Leighann believes in a commitment to lifelong learning and continuous self improvement in order to coach her students and players to reach their full potential. The list below is proof that she lives the statement:

 

“Those who dare to teach must never cease to learn.” 

  • Attended Flatstick Level 2 Academy Certification (February 2018)
  • Attended Flatstick Academy Certification (December 2016)
  • Attended & Presented at the MAPGA Teaching & Coaching Summit (November 2016)
  • Attended PlaneTruth Instructor Summit (October 2016)
  • Attended MAPGA Spring Teaching Seminar (May 2016)
  • Speaker MAPGA One Day Teaching Workshop (February 2016)
  • Little Golf T.R.A.I.N. Certified Instructor (January 2016)
  • Attended Certified Golf Coaches Association Seminar; The Shift to Modern Coaching (January 2016)
  • Attended & Served as a panelist at the MAPGA Teaching & Coaching Summit (November 2015)
  • Attended & Presented at The East Coast Jr Golf Summit (November 2015)
  • Attended Proponent Group Summit (Nov2015)
  • Hosted Cutting Edge Coaching Seminar at Independence (Speakers: Michael Jacobs, Kevin Weeks, Matt Rudy) (October 2015)
  • Attended & Spoke at Plane Truth Instructor Summit (October 2015)
  • Attended BioSwingDynamics Seminar (February 2015)
  • Attended Certified Golf Coach Seminar; Building a World Class Jr Golf Program (January 2015)
  • Attended PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit (January 2015)
  • Attended MAPGA Teaching & Coaching Summit (November 2014)
  • Attended Plane Truth Instructor Summit (November 2014)
  • Attended MAPGA Spring Teaching Summit (April 2014)
  • Attended Proponent Group Continuing Education (January 2014)
  • Attended BioSwingDynamics Seminar (January 2014)
  • Attended Plane Truth Level 2 (December 2013)Leighann Albaugh, PGA and a putting lesson with Coach Potato head in Richmond Virginia
  • Attended Golf Magazine Top 100 Summit (November 2013)
  • US Kids Certified Instructor Training (February 2013)
  • Attended Proponent Group Continuing Education (January 2013)
  • Attended The Plane Truth Certified Instructor Summit (November 2012)
  • The Plane Truth Certified Instructor (November 2012)
  • Attended PGA Magazine Clubfitting Conference (October 2012)
  • Host of Coaching Fore Success High School Coaches’ Seminar (July 2012)
  • Observed Jim Hardy during a two-day school (May 2012)
  • Attended MAPGA Shortgame Summit (April 2012)
  • Attended AimPoint Level 1 Training Seminar (March 2012)
  • Observed Chris George during several lessons at Kingsmill Resort, Williamsburg, VA (March 2012)
  • Panelist for MAPGA College Golf Recruiting Workshop (February 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • Graduated from VCU M.Ed. Sport Leadership (December 2011)
  • Attended MAPGA Teaching Summit (2005, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • Observed Kevin Weeks during several lessons at Cog Hill, Lemont, IL (November 2011)
  • Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Instructor (January 2010)
  • Attended NCAA Women Coaches Academy (December 2008)
  • Attended “Coaching Fore the Soul” workshop (December 2008)
  • Attended NGCA Coaches’ Convention (2004-2009)                                                
  • Completed additional coursework in Organizational Psychology, Developmental Psychology & The Psychology of Women, University of Richmond (2008- 2009)
  • Completed additional coursework in Relational Psychology, Abnormal Psychology & Research Methods in Psychology, John Tyler Community College (2006-2008)
  • Attended National PGA Teaching and Coaching Summit (2004, 2013)
  • Attended LPGA Workshop: Sports Nutrition for Optimal Performance/Club-fitting for Students (2005)    
  • Attended LPGA Workshop: A New Era in Golf Performance: A Training Perspective (2004)

Short game shots including the flop shot and pitch shot are best learned during golf lessons in Richmond Virginia from PGA professional Leighann Albaugh