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Years teaching golf: 31 years



About Kathy O’Kelly

Kathy was nationally recognized by her peers in 2012 as one of Golf Digest’s “50 Best Women Teachers in America”.  In 2008, LPGA members voted her a “Top 50 Teacher in the LPGA”.

Kathy brings to the lesson tee many innovative ways of communicating. She is dedicated to making the game rewarding, fun and accessible for everyone! She currently teaches Private Lessons, Clinics and Schools at Tumwater Valley Municipal Golf Course in Tumwater, Washington.  Kathy supports the community by providing group lessons through the Olympia and Tumwater Parks and Recreational Departments. Check out her new classes where you explore your game while on the golf course.

Programs: For information click the descriptions at the top of the page that interests you:

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Contact Information

Kathy’s Number

Phone 360 701 2295



Phone at the Tumwater Valley  Course is

360 943 9500

Phone 360 701 2295

Golf For Women 2005, 2006

Golf Digest  2000, 2001

Top 10 instructors in Washington State