Aspen Golf Club Academy Dede Cusimano

Designed to teach everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. Our PGA and LPGA Professionals will show you that there are lots of ways to play by combining fun, friends and fitness.

Dede Cusimano 

The Dede Cusimano Golf Academy's mission is to provide quality golf instruction and quality service to all her students. The goal is to teach the fundamentals of the game to players of all levels and develop each students ability beyond their expectations. Every aspect of the services offered is part of an unparalleled golfing experience that will help players cultivate their talent and capitalize on their potential. This goal is accomplished by world-class instructional programs and state-of-the-art technology using FlightScope Launch Monitor and JC Video high speed cameras. 

Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting. For more information about the Dede Cusimano Golf Academy, please click HERE.

Dede Cusimano has been a Class A Life Member of the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional Division for more than 20 years. She was awarded the 2013 LPGA Western Section “Teacher of the Year” and was recognized by Golf for Women Magazine as one of their Top 50 Golf Instructors from 2004-2009.

Currently, Dede is the Director of Instruction at the Dede Cusimano Golf Academy at the Aspen Golf Club in Aspen, Colorado during the summer months.

In 2013, Dede won the LPGA National Teaching & Club Professional Senior Championship & the LPGA Western Section Championship. In addition, she also won the 2012 LPGA Western Section Senior Championship, 2011 LPGA Central Section Senior Championship, 2009 & 2010 LPGA National Teaching and Club Professional Senior Championship and the 2008 LPGA Southeast Section Championship. Dede became the first LPGA Teaching & Club Professional Member, in history, to win both the National Championship, in 2003, and the Senior Division Championship in 2009. Additionally, she has played in seven major championships, including five LPGA Championships and two United States Women’s Opens. She still competes on the LPGA Legends Tour.

Jack Small has been a PGA Member since 1981. From 2001 - 2006, Jack was the Lead Instructor for the Mike McGetrick Golf Academy in Denver, Colorado, which was a Golf Digest Top 5 Golf Academy. He conducted and lead the ESPN “Three Club Tour Golf Schools”. From 2007 - 2013, Jack was one of the Lead Golf Instructors at Roaring Fork Club in Basalt, Colorado.

Nominated for West Chapter PGA “Teacher of the Year” 2011-2013, Head Golf Professional - Cedar Ridge Golf Course, Head Golf Professional - Aspen Golf Club, Head Golf Professional - LaPaloma CC, Tucson, AZ.

Callaway Golf Certified Club Fitting Facility

Our instructors can custom fit you with the NEW Rogue equipment through Flight Scope technology.

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    Adult Golf Clinics

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    General Clinic Info
    Location › Practice Facilities @ the Aspen Golf Club
    Age Group › Adults
    Dates › May 22 – June 08, 2019 / May 22 / May 25 / May 29 / June 1 / June 5 / June 8
    Times
    Wednesdays › 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    Saturdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
    Cost
    Individual › $30
    Contacts
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Instructor
    Phone › (914) 924-2126
    Jack Small / PGA Instructor
    Phone › (970) 987-4285
    Clinic Info
    Different topics each week. Wednesday, May 22 -“FULL SWING” /IronsSaturday, May 25 - “PUTTING” Wednesday, May 29 - “CHIPPING” Saturday, June 1 - “ALIGNMENT/TARGETS” Wednesday, June 5 - “DRIVERS/DISTANCE” Saturday, June 8 - “FAIRWAY WOODS”
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    Full Swing Golf Clinic

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    General Clinic Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Date › May 27, 2019
    Time
    Monday › 10am - 12pm
    Cost
    $100
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Director of Instruction Instructor
    Phone › (914) 924-2126
    Clinic Info
     This full swing golf clinic will work on irons and long game to achieve better ball flight and lowers scores.
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    LPGA Golf 101

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    General Clinic Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Dates › June 1 – June 29, 2019
    Time
    Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:30am
    Cost
    $225
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Director of Instruction Instructor
    Phone › 914-924-2126
    Clinic Info
    This Intro to Golf Program - conducted by your LPGA Professional - will guide you through a comprehensive, 5-module, “Welcome to Golf” program for new, or relatively new, female golfers. Through this program, you will take your first step in your journey to learn, play and enjoy the game of golf. We will provide you with a base of knowledge, golf skills and most importantly the confidence required...
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    Play with the Pro

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    General Clinic Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Date › June 06, 2019
    Time
    Thursday › 8:30am - 11:00am
    Cost
    $150 ( admission required)
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Director of Instructions Instructor
    Phone › 914-924-2126
    Clinic Info
     THURSDAY, JUNE 6 8:30 - 11:00 am / $ 150 Play the “Back Nine” with LPGA Professional Dede Cusimano. Work on Course Management, Short Game Shots and Putting! (3 students only)
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    Short Game Workshop

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    General Clinic Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Date › June 09, 2019
    Time
    Saturday › 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Cost
    $100
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Director of Instructions Instructor
    Phone › 914-924-2126
    Clinic Info
     Join us for this workshop focusing on the short game skills to lower those scores around the green.
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    Game Improvement Workshop w Cindy Rarick

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    General Class Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Dates › June 27 – June 28, 2019
    Times
    Thursday › 9:00am - 3:00pm / 9:00am - 3:00pm
    Cost
    $500
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano / LPGA Director of Instructions
    Phone › 914-924-2126
    Class Info
     Come experience first-hand from LPGA Tour winner, Cindy Rarick, what it takes to play your best golf!  Join Dede & Cindy for this 2-Day Game Improvement School working on full swing fundamentals and plenty of short game skills around the green to help lower your scores!! 9-Hole On-Course learning with Pro’s in afternoon!  Cindy will be giving an exhibition talking about the mental side of golf an...
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    Game Improvement featuring Dede & Cindy Rarick

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    General Program Info
    Location › Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Adults / Seniors
    Dates › June 27 – June 28, 2019
    Times
    Thursday › 9:00am - 3:30pm
    Friday › 9:00am - 3:30pm
    Cost
    $500
    Contact
    Dede Cusimano Instructor
    Phone › 914-924-2126
    Program Info
    Come experience first-hand from LPGA Tour winner, Cindy Rarick, what it takes to play your best golf!  Join Dede & Cindy for this 2-Day Game Improvement School working on full swing fundamentals and plenty of short game skills around the green to help lower your scores!! 9-Hole On-Course learning with Pro’s in afternoon!  Cindy will be giving an exhibition talking about the mental side of golf and...