Golf Professional Staff

Kevin Cloud, PGA
Head Golf Professional
Farmington Woods Golf Club

Kevin Cloud, PGA Professional, is also the Owner and Manager of Cloud 9 Golf Shop in Avon.  With 25 years of experience, Kevin has been honored as one of the “Top 50 Kids’ Teachers” by U.S. Kids Golf, and he was also selected as the 2014 PGA Player Development award recipient for his efforts coaching golfers. His coaching includes full swing, short game, putting instruction, equipment analysis, and on-course playing lessons.

George Connor, PGA
George Connor, PGA, has been teaching and coaching for over 25 years. He runs Connor Golf with Farmington Woods Golf Club as his home base. He is currently working with players on the PGA LatinoAmerican Tour, PGA Tour Canada and the European Challenge Tour in addition to introducing players to the game and helping competitive players develop their golf skills. He has been named three times by the Connecticut Section PGA as the Teacher of the Year. George is a Certified Aimpoint Instructor, New Rules Golf Coach Certified and is certified by the SeeMore Putting Institute. He authored “Drill Your Way to Great Putting.”
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Eric Linsley
 Assistant Golf Professional
Farmington Woods Golf Club
Eric Linsley is PGA Associate working towards his Class A status.  His focus at Farmington Woods is tournament operations and junior golf. He has previously worked at Whitney Farms Golf Course, Rock Ridge Country Club, The Course at Yale and New Haven Country Club. Eric is a Level 1 U.S. Kids Certified Coach and is available for lessons.  Please call the Pro Shop at 860-673-0062 or email Eric directly at [email protected] to schedule lessons.

Golf Course Superintendent, Greg Bradley

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