Suzanne P. Strudwick, PGA, MSc.
LPGA Tour Member & PGA of America Member
Suzanne Strudwick, PGA founder of GolfAcademyONE and Co-Founder of Junior GolfAcademyONE. She is a member of both the LPGA Tour and the PGA of America and has more than 28-Years of relevant and elite-level professional golf and coaching experience. More recently Suzanne is regularly consulted on Junior Coaching programming. Strudwick turned professional in 1983 at the age of 17. She proceeded to win three tournaments on the European Tour and becoming one of the top European players. In 1993 Suzanne earned the LPGA Rookie of the Year award. Suzanne has career earnings to date of $1.5M and over Five World Wide wins.
“Coach Suzanne has the unique ability to make any student feel comfortable during a session. She will help you in half the time of any other teacher I’ve been too and my game is already 10 shots better a round” Dwayne
Suzanne has not given up on her own playing career! In 2017 she competed on the LPGA Tour once again and finished T-21 in the LPGA Senior Championship and in 2018 she qualified for the Inaugural USGA Senior Women’s Open at the prestigious, Chicago Club. She made the cut and finished T-21 once again! Watch out in 2019!
Strudwick turned professional in 1983 at the age of 17 and proceeded to win three tournaments on the Ladies European Tour before qualifying for the LPGA Tour in 1992. Suzanne proceeded to win the LPGA Rookie of the Year in 1993, over $1.5M in worldwide career earnings and a playoff record 1-3. Strudwick spent 13 successful years on the LPGA circuit, before turning her focus to another one of her passions: teaching & coaching golf. Strudwick is a native of England and currently resides in Knoxville, Tenn.
2018 MSc. Coaching
2016 SAC Conference Coach of Year
2015 SAC Conference Champions
2014 PGA Jr League Captain Tennessee Team 4th in National Championship (First appearance for any Tennessee team).
2014 SAC Conference Coach of The Year
2015 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher of Year ‘Honourable Mention’
2014 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher of Year
2013 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher ‘Honourable Mention’
2012 PGA TN Junior Leader of Year
2012 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2011 PGA Tenn Junior Teacher of the Year
2011 US Kids Top 50 Kid Teachers
2011 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2010 PGA Knoxville Chapter Junior Teacher of the Year
2010 US Kids Top 50 Kids Teacher “Honourable Mention”
2010-2013 PGA Tenn Junior Committee Member
1993 LPGA ROOKIE of the YEAR