Aviara Golf Academy in Carlsbad

Kip Puterbaugh’s Aviara Golf Academy, located at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, is the longest running golf school in the Western United States.  Specializing in one, two and three-day golf schools, Aviara Golf Academy ranks in the Top 25 for U.S. golf schools in GOLF Magazine and Kip Puterbaugh consistently ranks as a Top 100 golf instructor, with all 7 of his teachers ranked Top 50 in the state.

Opened in 1991, Kip Puterbaugh and his staff of golf professionals have created a combined curriculum that gives golfers of all playing abilities a great opportunity to learn all aspects of playing better golf in small group settings. Private Instruction, Customized Schools, Corporate Outings, Junior Camps and Clinics also available. Visit aviaragolfacademy.com for more information.    

The Aviara Golf Academy is also home to the Gears Performance Center. GEARS gathers vital swing and club information and statistics using multiple high speed 3D motion cameras. GEARS distills that information to create a remarkably sophisticated three dimensional computer animated image of your swing viewable from every angle. GEARS also executes a multitude of calculations and measurements to develop a data driven personal club recommendation. 

As the only GEARS system open to the public in Southern California, golfers can expect unparalleled service in club fitting. The Gears Performance Center offers the best brands in the industry including Callaway, Taylormade, PING, Titleist, PXG and Mizuno. The full 3 hour fitting experience combines the 3D club fitting followed by validating your specs outside on our grass driving range with your recommended clubs. 

Visit aviaragolfacademy.com/gears-custom-club-fitting

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7100 Aviara Resort Drive, Carlsbad, California, USA, 92011

  • Tel: +1 760 448 1234
  • Fax: +1 760 603 6801