MMGE Clinics and Speakers

Due to unforeseen circumstances the Mid Maine

Golf Expo will be postponed.  We hope to return in 2016.

 

Saturday 10:00 am

Robs Jarvis “Driving Excellence – The Do’s and Don’ts to become a great driver of the golf ball”Simple tips to improve your driving that can be adapted to any swing style and any type of player.Rob Jarvis is an award winning Certified PGA Professional at the Bangor Municipal Golf Course in Bangor, Maine.

Accomplishments:

2003, 2011, 2012 – High School Golf Coach of the Year

2011 Maine Chapter PGA Teacher of the Year

2012 Maine Chapter PGA Teacher of the Year

2013 Maine Chapter PGA Assistant Professional of the Year

2013 New England Section PGA Assistant Professional of the Year

Taylor Made – Adidas PGA Assistant Professional of the Year – 2013

PGA Certified in Golf Operations and General Management

Saturday 11:00 am

Lisa Love, PMH CNS, BCLove Your Swing; Love Your Game.”  

  • Interactive, experiential clinic
  • How to use your focus productively and enjoyably
  • How mindfulness enhances the quality of your game
  • Cultivation of non-evaluative awareness to let go of the inner critic

Lisa Love is a Mental Skills Coach for golfers.  She draws on her extensive background in mindfulness, national sports competition, yoga and   meditation instruction.  She employs mind-body techniques to help her clients experience flow states and optimize their performance.  She has her masters in   Mental Health Nursing and is in private practice as a therapist as well.  She currently holds the title of Freeport Golf Club’s Women’s Champion, 2013.

Saturday 12:00 pm

Mike DugasPGA Professional J W Parks Golf Course, Making the Team Mike will be speaking on the recruiting process for Juniors.

  • Junior tours
  • Recruiting Website
  • Important Dates in recruiting
  • When to start
  • AJGA
  • Junior golf rankings
  • Academics
  • The role of Junior Coach

Mike is an accomplished PGA Professional who after college played on several of the mini-tours in the Orlando and West Palm Beach area prior to becoming a PGA Professional in 1994.  Over those years Mike has achieved many awards.

  • 1997 & 1998 KVAC B Coach of the Year
  • Team State Champions 1998 at Maine Central Institute
  • 2002 Maine PGA Player of the Year
  • 2000 & 2001 Maine Professional of the Year
  • 2003 New England Section Bill Strausbaugh Award Winner
  • Cape Neddick Course record 64
  • JW Parks Course record 61
  • Qualified for 2013 Club Professional Championship

Saturday 1:00 pm

Ron Bibeau PGA Professional and Executive Director of The First Tee of Maine, ” The First Tee and the Funds Needed for us to Succeed”

Ron Bibeau is an accomplished PGA Professional who has worked in all aspects of the business:

  • 2012 Nominated for Junior Golf Leader and Player Development awards
  • U.S. Kids Certified Instructor
  • 2012 Maine Chapter Senior Champion
  • 2011 Merchandiser of The Year (Public)
  • 2010 Maine Chapter NEPGA Golf Professional of the year
  • 2009 Maine Chapter NEPGA Junior golf leader
  • 2008 Maine Chapter NEPGA Golf Professional of the year
  • Numerous Maine Chapter NEPGA Tournament victories
  • Titleist Custom Fitting certified

Saturday 2:00 p.m.
Scott Mayer – PGA Teaching Professional, “The Fundamentals of the Mind – How to Play the Game of Golf” seminar with unique Hands Off Golf short game DVDshow special for $10.

  • Scott is a 2008 Ferris State University Professional Golf Management alumni.
  • Voted Maine’s 2004 & 2009 Teacher of the Year
  • 2008 Bill Strausbaugh Teacher of the Year award winner
  • Owner of Mayer’s School of Golf
  • Creator of the Hands Off Golf DVD series
  • Producer of The Maine Golf Challenge TV series
  • Author of Golf is a Concept & A Golfing Philosophy to Play A-Round With
  • Co-owner and operator of The Portland Golf Expo