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Player Development

No clinic, school, camp, or individual golf lesson is better than the qualifications of these instructors. The Heritage Golf Club has assembled a team that is unparalleled in the instruction of golf.

David Sykes, Director of Golf

David is the Director of Golf at Heritage Golf Club. A Class A professional, he has been a member of the PGA for 22 years. David has managed the Golf Schools at Heritage since its inception in 2002. He has been teaching golf to players of all levels since 1987. Golf runs in David's family, his father is the men’s golf coach at NC State. As a father of three, he especially enjoys teaching children.

Richard Delfs, Head Golf Professional

Richard is the Head Golf Professional at Heritage Golf Club.  He graduated from the PGA Golf Management Program at Sam Houston State University and elected into mebership in 2012.  He has played golf for over 20 years and has taught for nearly 10 years.  Richard teaches golfers of different ages and all levels of experience

Robert Satterwhite, Assistant Golf Professional

Originally from Bunn, NC, Robert graduated from NC State in 2016 with a degree in Professional Golf Management, earning PGA membership.  He loves working in the golf industry as it allows him to share experiences and connect with people who enjoy golf as much as he does.  Robert enjoys skiing and spending time with family and friends.

Heritage Junior Golf Schools

Taught by our PGA staff, Heritage Junior Golf Schools are designed to teach children, ages 8-13, the game of golf. Students learn fundamentals all while improving techniques and skills. They are also taught proper golf etiquette and care for the golf course. Most importantly - students will have fun while learning a sport that can be played with the whole family, for a lifetime!
Click here for the 2024 Junior Golf Brochure

Lessons are available by appointment only. Please call the golf shop to schedule 919-453-2020 

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