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.

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 CusimanoDede 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.

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    Golf Simulator

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    General Program Info
    Location › Golf Shop @ the Aspen Golf Club
    Age Groups › Tots / Youths / Adults / Seniors
    Dates › December 1 – February 26, 2018
    Mondays › 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thursdays › 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    Fridays › 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    Saturdays › 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    Sundays › 11:00am - 8:00pm
    $20/half hour
    Andrew Firman / 1st Assistant Golf Professional
    Phone › 970-429-1949
    Program Info
    Join us this winter to keep the rust off your swing with our Full Swing Golf Simulator. Play famous courses, hit the driving range or work on your short game. NEW this year -- New ceiling lighting with cameras that track your swing path and club face angle through impact.  New courses and different formats of games to play! Located in the lower level of the Golf Course Clubhouse Restaurant service...