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Ben Pellicani, PGA

Teaching Professional

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO 3 TEAM 615 PLAYERS MAKING THE TN JUNIOR CUP TEAM!!!

To book a lesson:

CALL (410) 533-7805 or email: ben@pelligolf.com

 Screen shot of a student from Hong Kong who was able to get top level coaching from the other side of the globe!!

Screen shot of a student from Hong Kong who was able to get top level coaching from the other side of the globe!!

Online lessons

Technology has provided the opportunity for anyone worldwide to get coached by Ben Pellicani, PGA. Using the platform of Edufii, Ben is able to provide swing anaylsis, drills and practice plans for anyone within the world!

Weekly program

Student is able to upload unlimited swings for analysis, with once a week video analysis and one practice plan provided. Cost: $100/week

Monthly Program

Student is able to upload unlimited swings for analysis, with a minimum of twice a week video analysis and multiple practice plans provided for each skill set. Cost: $400/month

 

WHY PELLI GOLF?

From individual lessons to junior development programs you will find that your time learning from Ben Pellicani, PGA is different from other instructors in Nashville. He is a coach first which means you will learn not only why you need to make certain changes but will learn how to practice and incorporate them into your game.

Ben has had the opportunity to learn from some of the best teachers in the world and worked directly with Mike Bender (Ranked #4 by Golf Digest) for three years before moving to Nashville. This has allowed Ben to develop a system that incorporates time proven methods with state of the art teaching technology.

“Ben helped me reach new levels of my game, helping me with all aspects from full swing to putting. Without Ben's help I might not of reached my goal of making the national team.”

Michael Fehringer, Austrian Junior National Team

 

 

Phone

(410) 533–7805

Email

ben@pelligolf.com

Location

Westhaven GC

4000 Golf Club Ln

Franklin, TN

Hours

T–Sa: 8am to dark
Su & M: upon request

For lessons please call or email.

Don't forget to check me out on Twitter or Facebook

NCAA Approved Club Golf Team for Junior in Nashville

The mission of Team 615 is to develop committed golfers in a team environment to improve technical skill sets, practice habits, knowledge of the game and develop character in youth golfers.

Who is eligible to join?

Any golfer who is currently enrolled in 8th thru 12th grade who resides in a 50 mile radius of 1 University Drive, Nashville, TN (Lipscomb University) who wants to compete in local, regional and national junior events.

What is team practice?

Team practice is 90 minutes of guided and supervised practice for each student. The student to teacher ratio typically is 12:1. Practice can include but not limited to full swing, short game, practice strategies, and course management. 

Who are the coaches?

The lead coach is Ben Pellicani, who has worked with multiple students who have been in the top 10 AJGA Rolex Rankings and is currently the Associate Men's Head Golf Coach at Lipscomb University. Guest coaches will be used for their expertise on a periodic basis. Fitness is directed by Mike Wilson a TPI level 3 certified golf fitness specialist.  He currently is the lead trainer for multiple Web.com/PGA Tour players and travels to a dozen tour events a year to be the fitness liaison for the PGA Tour.

Why join the team?

The goal for most junior golfers is to play high school then pursue the opportunity to play NCAA college golf. One of the hardest adjustments for players to make at the college level is learning to play in a new team environment. Having the experience of coaches who have coached players at every level: junior, college and professional level, help the players to better prepare to make the jump to the collegiate game.

Why not just take individual lessons?

The saying "iron sharpens iron" directly applies to developing junior golfers. This team environment allows for the players to have friendly competition on a regular basis where everyone has the goal of improving. In addition, team practices allows for an economical way for golfers to be seen and observed by qualified professionals.

Can I have a different swing instructor then Team 615 coaches?

Yes you can. The coaches at Team 615 will communicate with outside swing instructors to see what the drills and technical areas the student is working on.

Note: Commitment to each training period is made prior to the start of the training period. Any missed practices can not be made up unless injury or prolonged sickness have occurred. Family vacations will be handled on a case by case situation.

NEW 2018 Winter Session

Golf Practice Times (subject to change)

  • Wed 11/7

  • Wed 11/14

  • Wed 11/28

  • Wed 12/5

  • Wed 12/12

  • Wed 12/19

1 individual lesson to be used by Dec 31

Location: Westhaven GC

Wednesday 3.30-5p

Fitness Practice Times (subject to change)

Location: Ignite Fitness (1724 Carothers PKWY, Unit 600, Brentwood, TN 37027)

Wednesday 3.30-5p

Cost: $550

NEW for 2019!!!!! - Flexible Scheduling

More information to come

2019 Schedule Practice Sign ups

January Practice schedule

February Practice Scehdule

March Practice Schedule

April/May Practice Schedule

Prices for 2019season

 

Individual Lessons

All individual lessons include range balls and a video summary sent to your email at the conclusion of your lesson using V1 video software. 

Adult

Westhaven GC Member 1 hour lesson: $100

Non-member 1 hour lesson: $125

Junior (21 or younger OR active student)

1 hour lesson: $80 

30 minute lesson: $50 (for those under the age of 10)

 

TO SCHEDULE YOUR LESSON CALL OR EMAIL TODAY!

Phone: (410) 533–7805

Email: ben@pelligolf.com

 

 

Students

I have had the privilege to work with some of the best players at every level: junior, collegiate, national team, and professional levels. Below you will see some of the accomplishments they have earned while I had the privilege of working with them. Thank you  to all my students for working hard and believing in the system.

 

Professional

Wins

Long Island Open

West Florida Match Play

Providence Open

Symetra Tour: 1

Moonlight Tour: 4

Swing Thought Tour: 1

Accomplishments 

National Senior Player of the Year PGA of America

Qualified for USGA events: US Senior Open, US Amateur, US Mid-Am

Monday Qualified PGA Tour events, Web.Com

Qualified National Club Pro Championships PGA of America

Member of PGA Tour Latin America: 2

Member of PGA Tour Canada: 3

Member of LPGA Tour: 1

Amateurs

2016 Jacksonville Area Match Play Championship

2015 Western Amateur Champion

2015 Dogwood Invitational Champion

2016 & 2017 Tennessee Golf Association Amateur Player of the Year

Top 10 player World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR)

National Teams

Austrian Junior National First Team

Walker Cup alternate

College Scholarships

Vanderbilt University

University of Virginia

Bucknell University

College of William & Mary

Johnson and Wales University - North Miami

South Alabama University

University of South Florida

Lipscomb University

Memphis University

Air Force Academy

Austin Peay University

University of Chattanooga

College Awards

Freshman of the Year Atlantic Sun - First Team Atlantic Sun - First Team Atlantic Sun Championship

Player of the Year - Atlantic Sun Conference 3x

Scholar Athlete of the Year - Atlantic Sun Conference 2x

NCAA Regional Individual At Large Bid

NCAA National Championship Appearance

NCAA All-American 2x

All-ACC Team

College individual titles: 10

Juniors

AJGA Tour Victories: 3

AJGA First Team Rolex All-Americans: 1

Junior Tournament Victories: 90+

Runner up Austrian Amateur Championship

Runner Up Player of the Year FCWT

Participant in TOYOTA Junior Golf World Cup

Tennessee Junior Cup Participants: 2014 - 1, 2015 - 3, 2016 - 3 (MVP), 2017 - 3, 2018 - 3

Amber Pellicani, RD/LD

Nutrition is vital to peak performance and Pelli Golf consults with one of the best dietitians in the country. Amber Pellicani, RD/LD has been an advisor for multiple top golf instructors, collegiate players, professional golfers and individuals looking to better their health. A graduate of Lipscomb University, Amber did her residency at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas, TX, before heading to Orlando, FL. While heading the largest NICU in the country at Winnie Palmer Hospital, she was the lead nutrition consultant at Mike Bender Golf Academy. Since moving to Nashville, TN she has appeared multiple times on Golf Channel's Morning Drive. For more information about golf nutrition or general health improvements please contact: amber.pellicani@gmail.com

Golf Channel Jan 18

Pelli Golf is a Proud Partner of Mike Wilson Fitness

Mike Wilson is a TPI Level 3 Certified Golf Fitness Specialist.  He currently travels on the Web.com Tour working with some of the best golfers in the world while also overseeing all Trevecca Nazarene University athletes as Head Strength Coach for the Trojans.  All Pelli Golf students will receive a TPI Evaluation that specializes in finding any movement limitations the golfer might have that could be inhibiting their swing.  Strength and power assessments will also be conducted to further personalize each athlete's workout program.  Training will be done both in person and through Coach Wilson's mobile app.  Players will have access to him for any questions they might have.  Each program will be tailored to the specific athletes needs.  

For more information on Mike, please visit www.coachmikewilson.com.