Getting to Know: St. John Golf and Fitness

This weekend’s Rochester Open at Mendon Golf Club is presented by St. John Golf and Fitness. Many former St. John students have won IJGT events. In fact, a few years ago their Membership Services representative, Matthew Van Niekerk, won the IJGT’s AB Golf Designs Junior at Ravenwood Golf Club.

St. John’s Director of Instruction Jeffrey St. John is a Rochester native and currently serves as the Junior Golf Academy Director at the Country Club of Rochester. He is a Class-A PGA professional who is TPI certified, K-VEST certified, US Kids certified and Positive Coaching Alliance certified.

Located in Rochester, N.Y., St. John Golf and Fitness is the premier indoor golf facility in upstate New York. Their 3,000 square foot indoor facility features all of the latest golf technologies. Two state-of-the-art golf simulators allow athletes to view accurate ball flight and play golf indoors. Courses are displayed in three dimensions, using the latest in 3D graphics advancement.

For biomechanics, they use K-VEST’s cutting edge technology at St. John Golf and Fitness. 3D biofeedback allows golfers to feel different positions in their swings. A short game area and putting green are also available for golfers to work on touch.

This is the first year of the partnership between the IJGT and St. John Golf and Fitness and we look forward to a long and productive relationship!