8 Gradys Golf Mission
We are a golf academy that coaches golfers to lower their scores, by developing golf skills, practice habits and decision making ability, in order to provide a better golfing experience.
8 Gradys Golf Philosophy
We believe the result is inside the player and its our job to pull it out of them through great questions, learning environments, and on course sessions. Golf should be fun and exciting to learn, with a clear roadmap to success for all players
Gerome Espinoza, PGA
Director of Instruction
A lifelong teacher / coach in New Mexico, Gerome has taught numerous golfers including having some of the biggest and most successful PGA Junior League teams in the Sun Country. He has coached both golf and basketball at the varsity level in Albuquerque for over 15 years. He is a competitive golfer in the Sun Country PGA and enjoys playing in tournaments, winning the Pro-Pro three times as well as the Assistants Championship in 2020.
His love for golf and teaching the game is obvious in his passionate teaching style. He has high expectations for his students and expects their best effort in every session. Gerome believes that golfers need to play the game, not be beautiful swingers of the golf club.
Robby Pernell, PGA
Golf Coach / Instructor
Robby was born in Wichita, KS and raised in San Antonio, TX where he picked up golf at the age of 10. He started playing competitively at 13 and still competes in tournaments to this day. Robby attended Sam Houston State University and graduated in 2018 with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration along with his Class A PGA status. He learned the love for teaching the game of golf early in his career and has had a successful teaching business for the past 4 years.
Are you looking to lower your scores?
We will simplify and accelerate the learning process so you will achieve lasting results faster than any other form of golf instruction available.
How do we accomplish these results
We know how great players think, practice, and play. So rather than reinvent the wheel, we coach our players in a collegiate style team environment.
This allows for consistent weekly coaching sessions,
a competitive team environment, performance class weekly, mental performance class
and most importantly time with your coach on the course!
A plan fit for you:
Step 1. We assess your current game, fitness & define your golfing goals.
Step 2. We create an individualized improvement plan to achieve your goals/results.
Step 3. We determine which sensory teaching method best enables your learning process.
Step 4. We give you the tools, skills, and routines that will unlock your potential.
(skill levels: all, beginner, intermediate, advanced, competitive)