PGA Head Golf Professional
Marti O’Neill has been a teaching professional at Riverbend for 16 years and a lifelong protégé of the Northwest’s leading golf instructors and club designers. His teaching background was greatly enhanced while working as a junior at the City of Seattle’s golf courses under the supervision of Tom Sovay, Western Washington PGA’s 7-Time Teacher of the Year. He also spent 3 seasons working alongside Chuck Evans who holds a Doctorate in Golf Stroke Engineering and was listed as Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Teachers in 2009. As a result of his experience and devotion, Marti attained his Class “A” certification from the PGA in an unprecedented 9 months, graduating in the top 5 percent of his class and obtaining scholarship honors from Titleist-Footjoy Worldwide. His ability to distinguish the strengths and weaknesses of each individual and to create an instructional regimen accordingly is second to none. Marti’s personality, teaching diversity and patience has helped elevate the game of golf to students of all abilities with an accumulated 13,000 lessons to his credit. In 2008 he was awarded the Western Washington PGA’s President’s Plaque for his extraordinary and exemplary contributions and achievements in the area of Player Development.
Call 253-859-4000 to book a lesson.