The Team

Jeff Barton- Swing Coach
JeffBartonGolf.com

Jeff Barton played collegiate golf at the University of Texas at El Paso where he received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.  In 2004 he joined Preston Trail Golf Club in Dallas as an assistant golf professional and was promoted to head of instruction in 2009.  In 2012 Mr. Barton joined Nike Golf’s Research and Development Facility (“The Oven”) in Fort Worth as a tour specialist.

 As Tour Specialist for “The Oven,” Jeff worked with over 50 worldwide touring professionals, as well as dozens of professional and collegiate athletes on their equipment needs. This elite group included Rory McIlroy, Paul Casey, Seung Yul Noh, Nick Watney, Kevin Chappell, Kyle Stanley, Michael Jordan, Jason Whitten and many others.

In 2014 Barton returned to Preston Trail Golf Club as PGA Director of Instruction, where he leads the quality training, development and fitting programs for which the club is renowned.  Jeff also teaches several students of note, including the NHL’s Brett Hull and Brendan Morrow and Web.com tour winner, Roger Sloan.

Mr. Barton’s professional associations include being a Class A Member of the PGA of America, a member of The Proponent Group and a NG360 Performance Specialist.  He has published articles in Golf Illustrated and PGA Magazine.  When not playing or teaching golf, Jeff enjoys playing tennis with his wife.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pam Owens- Fitness Instructor
http://PamOwensFitness.com

Pam Owens is a personal trainer, a nutrition coach and a proponent of all things FITNESS.

Pam is passionate about powering up others to find their best in health and fitness. She employs simple, historically-successful, and scientifically based programs. Her nutrition and fitness coaching is results-based and constantly evolves to incorporate the best tools and methods available to help you reach your destination.

Pam Owens has more than twenty-four years of fitness experience with a specialization in golf-specific fitness training since 2007. As the first Level-3 Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Golf Fitness Professional in Texas, Pam is an industry leader in results-based training, designing fitness programs and nutrition coaching for golfers. Pam conducts group fitness classes and stretching clinics, gives educational presentations, is a frequent radio guest, and writes for golf publications with more than 70 articles published since 2007.

Pam owns Pam Owens Fitness and is Fitness Director for Royal Oaks Country Club where she trains and teaches. In 2008, Pam joined Black Hawk Country Club (formerly The Houstonian Golf & Country Club) to develop the fitness and golf fitness programming then moved into the role of Director of Golf Fitness for the other local Escalante Golf (formerly Redstone Companies Hospitality Houston) golf properties Golf Club of Houston (formerly Redstone Golf Club), Shadow Hawk and BlackHorse Golf Clubs. Pam has been recognized by TPI as a contributing writer, selected as TPI Golf Fitness Professional of the Week and selected as a contributor of more than 20 new exercises for the MyTPI.com golf fitness library.aboutpam-img2

Also in 2008, Pam and Charlie Epps (Angel Cabrera’s coach) began teaching a fun group golf fitness class that develops cardiovascular conditioning, tempo and timing, posture balance, stability, mobility and strength. Pam also created stretching routines for the driving range and the “3D Stretching and Recovery” class, which safely develops flexibility for all ages. In 2010, Pam designed and began directing “Jr. Golfletics”, a long-term athletic development program for increasing athletic and golf skills for young junior golfers. In 2011, under Pam’s direction, Redstone Companies Hospitality launched the opening of two new golf fitness training centers at Redstone Golf Club and BlackHorse Golf Club, which are designed specifically for golf performance improvement.

Pam’s mission is to work as a team alongside golf instructors and medical professionals to achieve success for golfers. Using sound scientific research and over 20 years of experience, her customized training programs maximize power and decrease risk of injury to enable a sustained high level of play for many years. Programs include one-on-one training, corporate or member clinics, travel programs, group training and nutrition support for body composition, health and performance. Pam has extensive experience with the over-40 golfer targeting what they need to gain mobility and power or regain his/her performance, health and body composition.

In 2012, Pam instituted telephone coaching and online program delivery to keep clients on track when they need it most. Clients now have a steady source of relevant fitness information, fresh workouts and timely nutrition advice that works everywhere.

Pam is married to her college sweetheart and has three grown children and is an avid speed golfer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Dewland- Mental Performance Coach
PaulDewland.com

Paul has over 20 years in performance coaching. His client list includes players from the PGA Tour, European Tour, LPGA Tour, Ryder Cup team members, Web.com Tour, Champions Tour, Symetra Tour, European Senior Tour, PGA Tour Canada, PGA Latino America, and several other professional tours. Paul also works with top level amateurs including several National Amateur Champions, Division I and II college players, and two National Golf Teams. Paul lives in Orlando, Florida and is a Certified Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (INLPTA).