Over 30 Years of Teaching People to Play Better Golf
- For new golfers just learning to play the game
- For intermediate golfers striving for consistency
- For experienced golfers trying to master the game
Our golf schools feature highly personalized instruction designed for each golfer’s unique needs and skill level. Programs and schools, such as our Two and Three-Day Golf Schools are tailored to enhance the skills of beginners, recreational players and even the most talented single-digit handicappers. Scheduled programs run from March through October, and students are placed according to ability. (Private Lessons are given year-round.)
Whether you come specifically to tune up your game, or simply want to work a lesson or two into your vacation or meeting schedule, Dana Rader Golf School will make you a better player, and let you better enjoy the game.
A low student teacher ratio ensures a personal hands-on approach!
Dana Rader Golf School at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge
Selected to Golf Magazine’s prestigious list of Top 25 Golf Schools in America and #1 in North Carolina, Dana Rader Golf School boasts the region’s most complete state-of-the-art teaching and practice facility with an award-winning team of certified LPGA and PGA instructors. We are the only Golf Channel Academy in the Carolinas, to date! Our expert instructors can accurately analyze your swing with the latest in video technology on the market for swing analysis and feedback including FlightScope X2, and V1 Pro swing analysis software.
Dana Rader Golf School is conveniently located in South Charlotte, just 20 minutes from Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. The school is on the property of the Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, next to Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne. Facilities include a private range, 3 chipping-pitching-putting practice greens and bunker, video swing analysis, custom club fitting, and an indoor training area with covered all-weather hitting bays in the event of inclement weather. In addition, we use the beautiful 4.5-star Golf Club at Ballantyne course layout for on-course training.
Rated as one of the best school values according to Golf Magazine; Dana Rader Golf School offers a variety of quality programs.