March 28, 2018

We look forward to having another top instructor,  JON TATTERSALL, PGA , present at this year’s OPGA Spring Teaching Summit on March 28th at Royal Oaks Country Club in Vancouver Washington.  This event is open to anyone of our OPGA members as well as those who would like to learn from one of the best in the business.

Since 2007, Jon has owned the Fusion Performance Center (http://www.fusionatlanta.com/) in Atlanta, Georgia, that includes seven performance trainers and five physical therapists.

He has studied 3D motion capture in the golf swing and other sports since 2003, is part of the TPI Advisory Board, and a Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher.  Jon has coached winners on the PGA, LPGA and Web.com Tours, NCAA medalists, as well as Ryder Cup winning team members, a Web.com Player of the Year, a PGA Tour Vardon Trophy Winner, and an Open Champion.

Additionally, Jon places a large focus on corporate events which allows him to see and coach players of ALL abilities and competitive levels, using knowledge of 3D and human movement to optimize their golf.  On the non-physical side, he has investigated optimizing mental performance by spending time with Dr. Richard Coop, Dr. Bob Rotella, Dr. Brhett McCabe and Dr. Bill Moore while working with a variety players.

Jon has prepared a special message for the OPGA below.

8:30AM Registration

9:00AM Bob Duncan, PGA “GPS – The Golfer Positioning System

A system designed to position golfers for success where they most need it: on the golf course!

10:30AM Jon Tattersall, PGA “Swing Fundamentals,”

“The Performance Pathway: from Assessing to Playing”


1:00PM Jon Tattersall, PGA “Live Lessons”

4:00PM Depart

 6 PGA Required MSR’s |1 AMP Education Credit

OPGA Professional Spotlight – Shanda Imlay

The OPGA Golf Professional Spotlight is where we would like to showcase and feature our many outstanding professionals across the Oregon Chapter of the PNWPGA.  The golf professionals wear many hats and are they are dedicated to making golf a better game for everyone.  Make sure to keep your eyes peeled and learn a little bit more about these incredible people.  This month we would like to feature Shanda Imlay of FUNdaMental Golf and Learning Center.

Oregon Chapter PGA Spring Meeting – February 26

The 2018 OPGA Spring General Meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 26th at Shadow Hills Country Club.  We look forward to seeing many of you, as well as our new faces to the OPGA.

We will begin with a hosted breakfast, compliments of Tim Reardon and PING Golf, available at 8:15am with the meeting to begin at 9:00am.  Our OPGA Board and Committee Chairs will review some of the highlights for the 2018 season.

At this meeting, we will also be presenting our 2017 OPGA Annual Award Winners with their plaques as well as our 2017 Pacific Golf & Turf Player’s of the Year and Most Improved awards.

We hope that many of you will be in attendance.  There is no need to RSVP for the meeting, simply show up.

Following the OPGA Spring General Meeting, we will be conducting the OPGA Pro Spring Kickoff, presented by Golf Scorecards Inc.  For this event, if you would like to play, simply sign up by clicking the link below and we will pair you up with you friends or mix it up where you will have the opportunity to meet some new professionals.  We will randomly draw four person teams and the TEAM FORMAT will be 1 Gross & 2 Nets – Stableford Points.

Oregon Chapter Professionals who have their playing privileges will be eligible to play.  Please note, if you are planning on playing, you MUST attend the meeting.

The sign up DEADLINE is Thursday February 22nd at 5pm.  Simply click the online entry link below to get yourself signed up.