We are pleased to have Ryan offering lessons at The Sweet Spot, using Topgolf simulators, manufactured by Full Swing.
Ryan is originally from the Lehigh Valley, graduating from Northwestern Lehigh High School in 1995.  After attending Penn State University’s Professional Golf Management Program, Ryan accepted a position at Hudson National Golf Club in Croton, New York and remained in the New York area for over twenty seasons.  During that time he was fortunate to gain access to many of the Top 100 Teachers in the game, taken their insights and developing them into his own style and philosophy. 
Locally, Ryan has served as the Head Golf Professional at Woodstone Country Club in Dainelsville, PA. and a teaching professional at the Bethlehem Club.
He is a Certified Instructor for Plane Truth Golf, Certified Level 1 TPI Fitness, and uses a Trackman launch monitor.
Ryan is eager to be a big part of your journey in this game.  Whether you are a beginner looking to sample the sport or a high level competitor looking to WIN, Ryan’s passion for teaching and coaching will help take you to the next level. 

Career highlight

*Having student, Matt Camel, qualify for the Finals of the 2014 Drive, Chip and Putt Competition held at Augusta National Golf Club.  At 15 years of age, Matt won the long drive portion of the competition with a drive of 281 yards.
Please contact Ryan directly at shaughnessygolf@gmail.com to schedule a lesson.



Our very own Event Manager, Christina Smale, is now offering golf lessons at The Sweet Spot!  Christina is from the Lehigh Valley and played high school golf for Notre Dame Green Pond.  She is currently enrolled in the LPGA Teacher Education Program.  She is a certified USKids Golf Coach, as well as Titleist Performance Institute certified.  Christina earned a Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management from DeSales University and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Sports Psychology.  She uses her Sports Psychology education to offer her students an enhanced level of golf instruction. 
Christina has 15 years of experience in the golf industry giving private lessons and running junior golf clinics, including local LPGA & USGA Girls Golf programs.  She enjoys working with all golfers, but has a passion for working with junior golfers. 
Email christina.smale@thesweetspot.golf to book your lesson today!