Ed Hanczaryk, Canadian PGA (Nova Scotia Section)
Also a member of the PGA of America.
About Ed Hanczaryk.(scroll down in this sub window for all of Ed's info)
Ed Hanczaryk is a top 50 teacher in Canada, and four time Teacher of the Year in Eastern Canada. Ed Turned professional in 1979, in Boulder Colorado; Member of the US PGA as well as Canadian PGA.
He was the Low qualifier, PGA playing ability test, top 5% of class in PGA written exam.
Served his apprenticeship at Sawgrass Country Club, Ponte Vedra, Florida, site of the Tournament Players Championship.
Ed was the Head Professional, Pine Lakes Country Club, in North Florida
He Coached The Jacksonville University Mens Golf Team, a Division 1 School.
Ed has Worked one-on-one with David Ledbetter, Bert Yancey, Craig Harmon, Paul Runyan, Davis Love Senior, Jack Lumpkin, Mitchell Spearman, and many other top instructors.
He has also Co-produced a video "The Wright Swing"; a video textbook on a legendary teacher in North Florida, Norrie Wright.
Ed Taught in Nova Scotia since 1988; coached the NSLGA Teams for 5 years.
He has Worked closely with Dr. Joe Parent, coach of Vijay Singh, and author of bestselling book Zen Golf. Annual Short Game/ Mind Game School held in Nova Scotia with Dr. Parent.
Ed was Recently named first Certified Zen Golf Instructor. www.zengolf.com
Named by the RCGA as Provincial Coach of the top 30 elite junior players in Nova Scotia, one of only 14 coaches in Canada. www.rcga.org/english/PlayerDevelopment/coaches.asp
His Students locally have won Provincial championships, many club championships, accepted college scholarships, played in Canadian Open, web.com tour, and other events. Greatest successes are with the average golfer playing the best golf of his or her life.
Eds Indoor training facility "Ed's Golf Studio", expands the season for thousands of golfers in the province.
Named Top 50 Teachers in Canada by The National Post
Voted by peers Top Teacher in Eastern Canada 4 years in a row.