Parker Hammond

Parker Hammond is a Class A PGA Teaching Professional and Director of the PH Golf School and Functional Golf School at DeLaveaga Golf Course. Growing up in Santa Cruz, Parker developed a love for the game at a young age and had a successful career as a Junior Golfer. He later attended the University of Idaho where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Business with and emphasis in Professional Golf Management. Mentoring under Rick Walker, nationally recognized as a top 50 instructor, Parker has helped hundreds of golfers improve including SCJG County Champions. His passion for teaching and approach toward making the game fun has made him one of the best golf instructors in Santa Cruz County.
Jonathan Hsu
Loving golf and my swing!
Thanks to Parker I am now comfortable with my swing and my game, he is truly a talented instructor!
George Mead
I dropped 24 strokes after one session!
When I came to class last I had shot a 118. After my lesson with Parker I shot a 94!
Ben Edens - Scott's Valley High
Ben Edens - Scott's Valley High
Made the #1 Position on my High School Golf Team!
Parker is a great golf coach. He keeps me on track and have confidence with every part of my game.
Janice Ickikawa
Janice Ickikawa
Rediscovering the joy of golf
Parker is the BEST golf instructor I have ever had! He made golf fun again!
Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts
Just Starting Out
I have played golf for 12 weeks and I just shot 96!

Awards and Certificates

PGA Class A Teaching Professional

Master FGS Golf Instructor

Certified Club Fitter for Ping & Mizuno

Certified US Kids Golf Instructor

2021 MBAC Youth Development Award