The Golf Academy
Arthur Scarbrough, Teaching Professional, at The Golf Academy.
The Golf Academy at The Houstonian Golf & Country Club provides the ultimate golf learning experience combining personalized instruction with computerized diagnostic equipment for swing analysis. The Golf Academy opened in 2001 as The Dick Harmon School of Golf and originally designed for and by the late Dick Harmon, one of America’s top teaching professionals and golf legends.
The state-of-the-art teaching facility features two indoor practice bays with an outdoor instruction tee with access to the expansive golf practice facilities offered at The Houstonian. Private golf instruction is available for golfers of all levels or in a group setting for for corporate clinics and outings.
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Arthur J. Scarbrough
Director of Instruction, The Golf Academy
Director of Instruction, Dave Williams Golf Academy at Redstone Golf Club
Arthur Scarbrough is a native Houstonian and a graduate of the University of Houston. Arthur is a PGA Golf Professional who began his golf career at River Oaks Country Club as Assistant Golf Professional prior to moving with Dick Harmon to The Dick Harmon School of Golf as Teaching Professional upon its opening in 2001. Throughout his career, Arthur has maintained the teaching philosophy of his mentor, Dick Harmon, who he worked closely with for almost twenty years. Arthur teaches players of all levels including some of the area’s most notable juniors, collegiate players, amateurs and tour professionals.
Beginning February 2012, Arthur will serve as Director of Instruction at the Dave Williams Golf Academy at Redstone Golf Club. Art will work closely with Charlie Epps, Director of Golf, to lead the team of teaching professionals as they debut Houston area’s premier golf teaching facility. Along with his new role at Redstone Golf Club, Art will continue to provide private instruction at The Houstonian Golf & Country Club on a limited schedule.
Against the Wind – Golf Tip with Bob Slovak, ABC13
A Step Forward for UH Golf, Houston Chronicle, June 2011
Local Golf Notebook, Houston Chronicle, January 24, 2012
Junior Golfers fine-tune swings with eye on future, Houston Chronicle, January 25, 2012