CopperWynd Resort and Club serves as the lodging home base for the Scottsdale’s renowned Jim McLean Golf School, conveniently located just down the hill at SunRidge Canyon Golf Club. Students traveling to the Valley of the Sun may choose from a number of convenient packages combining the accommodations and amenities of CopperWynd Resort with spectacular golf at SunRidge Canyon and the stroke-saving instruction of the Jim McLean Golf School.
Jim McLean has long been recognized as one of the top golf instructors in the world, named 1994 PGA Teacher of The Year, and currently ranked No.3 by Golf Digest, among many other distinctions. Along with the world’s best database of golf swing clips and video content, Jim McLean has completed more than 35 years of research on the golf swing. Using corridors of success and safety zones, Jim McLean’s teaching system can accommodate a variety of golf swings. Every student that attends a Jim McLean golf school or lesson will improve their game and leave with an organized plan for improvement. On average students improve their handicap by 4.6 strokes after taking a golf school program. Golf Schools feature The 8-Step Swing®, The Slot Swing™, X-Factor®, Y-Factor™, and Powerline.
McLean has also authored more than a dozen golf books, including 8 Step Swing, X Factor, Book of Drills, Ultimate Book of Drills, The Slot Swing and 3 Scoring Clubs. And McLean has produced more than a dozen videos and DVDs, including “Building Block Approach to Golf.”
Current professional golfers under McLean’s tutelage include: Keegan Bradley, 2011 PGA Champion and Byron Nelson winner; Alexis Thompson, 2011 Navistar LPGA Classic winner, youngest in LPGA Tour history; Cristie Kerr, #1 Ranked US player and #3 ranked player in the world; and Erik Compton, 2011 winner of Nationwide Tour Mexico Open. Learn more about Jim McLean and his golf schools by calling 800-723-6725 or visit Jim McLean golf schools online.