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Nate McChesney —

I had 3 great lessons so far with Gil. He has really ingrained in me the importance of a rock solid pre-shot and post-shot routine. When I first saw him I was hovering around a 9 handicap (going the wrong direction), and have quickly worked down to a 7 (with much better consistency in my […]

Merdad Meraban —

My name is Merdad Meraban and I am a professional realtor in the valley and I started playing golf about 3 years ago. I learned to play on my own and I got by but soon I  Found out that I can no longer improve my score since I was struggling with my putting pretty […]

Andrew Osburn —

My name is Andrew Osburn. I am the Assistant Golf Professional at Ken McDonald Golf Course. In my time here I have work with, played golf with, and enjoyed my time with Gil Benavidez. Over the last ten months I have witnessed Mr. Benavidez give quality golf lessons, sell merchandise to a majority of his […]

Kent Nelson —

Gil is better than “as good as it gets.”  Over the past 20 years I have taken a variety a golf lessons – some specific, some general, some singles, some as a series.  Gil is the best … by far.  We did a series of lessons at Ken McDonald Golf Course in Tempe, Arizona, covered […]

­Jason Johnson —

I started getting instruction from Gil a couple of years ago after a hiatus from the game of approximately 15 years. Previous of that I took many lessons/classes from numerous club professionals and must say that with Gil’s teaching he has helped me build a base that has allowed my game to grow into something […]

Marie Harder —

I have been taking golf lessons with Gil for years. Everytime I return to him its because an old “bad habit” has crept back into my game and I need his astute observation, diagnosis and correction. He is always friendly, helpful and genuinely interested in making sure that I return to hitting great shots and […]

Lenor —

Gil has been a fantastic golf instructor. I was fairly nervous to begin learning a new sport and originally began the sport for the ability to play at the conferences that I have to go to for work. I have met with Gil for 4 sessions already and have fallen in love with the sport. […]

Katrina —

I met Gil on the golf course when he was working with one of his students. They joined me and my husband and played a few holes with us. We liked Gil as soon as we met him, and after seeing his coaching style thought he could help me with my golf game. I have […]

Jim C. —

Gil is a wonderful golf instructor. He’s positive, knowledgable, and personable. I will definitely be working with him for the long term. He’s very welcoming to all skill levels and makes it easy for his students to fall in love with the game of golf. Jim C. Dec 9, 2014 Canadian snowbirds

Parag A. —

Gil has been my instructor for several years. He has been absolutely fantastic and has brought me along at a gradual pace. He has me playing golf for the fun of it,and now, thanks to him, I am really enjoying playing golf. Gil is a real student, he astounds me with his knowledge of every […]