Golf Lessons


Private Golf Lessons, Group Instruction and Junior Golf Schools are offered by two great golf academies’ that call Birkdale Golf Club their home. Jay Reid School of Golf and the Tiffany Anselment Golf Academy. Both learning experiences are run by highly certified PGA and LPGA Golf Professional Staffs.

Jay Reid School of Golf   

  • Jay Reid – PGA Professional
  • Blair Smith – PGA Professional
  • Dalton Carr – PGA Apprentice Professional

Tiffany Anselment Golf Academy 

  • Tiffany Anselment – LPGA Professional

Our Instructors

Jay Reid joined Dana Rader and Julie Cole in 1995 at the golf school's original location at Raintree Country Club in Charlotte.  He was instrumental in the school's growth and relocation to the Ballantyne Resort in 1997.  As the Senior Instructor, he was selected in 2006 to head the Statesville CC location that opened January 2007.  His use of video and ability to communicate a clear understanding of the swing correction have brought him students of all levels from beginner to professional. Jay enjoys teaching all areas of the game with his emphasis being on student improvement and lower scores.