RNGA Cypress Lakes at Ormond

Craig Trahan, PGA Director of Instruction RNGA Cypress Lakes

Craig has dedicated the past 13 years of his life to the art and science of teaching golf and has been with the Rob Noel Golf Academy for the past 7 years. As a PGA member, Craig has been recognized on the section level for his growth of the game. Craig is a Golf Machine Authorized Instructor as well as Trackman, Aimpoint, TPI, Swing Catalyst, Blast Motion Golf, SAM Putt Lab and Edel Golf certified. Craig is also a Henry Griffitts Certified Fitter and loves blending teaching and proper club fitting together as one.

 Junior Golf is his passion and was the reason Craig and Rob Noel partnered together to bring the Junior Champions Academy to the south shore. This program has produced many champions as well as lifelong golfers for the past 7 years.

Book here with Craig.

To find out more about improving your game or joining the junior champions academy

Please contact Craig Trahan Jr, PGA

Or Book a Session With Craig Now

(985) 809-0043

Initial Evaluation

All Rob Noel Golf Academy programs begin with an initial evaluation for first-time students. 

This is a crucial first step for us to begin to understand not only your game but to learn more about you as a unique golfer. 

We invite you to review our program offerings below and choose the one that fits your goals and commitment level.  

The evaluation includes basic video analysis, PLUS a TrackMan and equipment assessment, and a short game analysis.

Coaching Programs

The Birdie Program

We know that coaching is the quickest route to improvement and the Birdie program can help you save 3-5 shots per round by focusing on areas where you can improve.  

An initial assessment will create a roadmap for us to follow and we'll build your confidence, shot making and scoring ability to take you to your next level of improvement!

The focus of the Birdie program is building your basic motion for your golf swing in both full and short game strokes.  

The Birdie includes: 
- 6 hours of instruction
*Trackman
*Video Analysis

Contact us to start your Birdie Program now


The Eagle Program

You're ready to make a huge jump in your skill level, and the Eagle Program is the perfect custom coaching plan for you.  Climb over your personal development plateau and choose to improve your scoring and strategy levels. 

The Eagle covers all aspects of your game with the primary focus is building a precision golf stroke for all shots.  We will assess your skill areas and detail a plan to help you knock shots off your card and manage your game like a pro.

The Eagle includes:
- 12 hours of instruction that includes:
*TrackMan Analysis
*Blast Putting Analysis
*Blast Training

PLUS....
- AimPoint Green Reading
- Course management concepts

Contact us to start your Eagle Program now


The Double Eagle Program

If you've ever thought, "I wonder how good I can get?", the Double Eagle is the choice to make. The Double Eagle is the ultimate in coaching guidance, fine-tuning your game to meet your personal goals and abilities. 

This is a program for those golfers looking to inject their game with real precision, covering all aspects of your game on and off the golf course. Ideal for competitive juniors and amateurs or aspiring Tour professionals! 

The Double Eagle includes:
- 24 hours of instruction that includes:
*Trackman Analysis
*Trackman Yardage Assessment
*Blast Putting Analysis
*Blast Training; 

PLUS...
- AimPoint Green Reading
- Course management concepts

Contact us to start your Double Eagle Program now


Individual Instruction is available for all our Programs

Improve with us!

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The Rob Noel Golf Academy at Cypress Lakes is in full swing and is a huge success.

Our move to a green grass facility has proven to be a great benefit to each of our students. With the success of our Junior Champions Academy, summer camps, junior elite training, and private adult coaching, our students are playing better golf and shooting their personal best scores. Private golf coaching has shown results such as a State Amateur Champion and State Mid Am Runner-up.  


Our club fitting experience has been outstanding thanks to our partnership with Henry Griffitts, JC Video and TrackMan.


If you would like to play your best golf, here is a list of our current class offerings, including our private coaching programs. 


Golf Schedule offered at Cypress Lakes

Tuesday 4-5pm Short Game Sick Bay ~ September 18th and September 25th

Thursday 4-5pm  Women’s Golf School ~ September 20th and Ending October 11th

Wednesdays 4-5:30 Jr Elite Program Ages 8-16

Fridays 5-6pm Ignition Golf Program Ages Four and Up

Saturdays 9-10 am Ignition Golf Program Ages Four and Up

Saturdays 10-Noon Jr Elite Golf Program Ages 8-16

Saturdays 1-3pm Girls Elite Program Ages 13-18


Please contact Craig Trahan Jr, PGA

Or Book a Session With Craig Now

(985) 809-0043

Additional Services for all Programs

- E Golf Plan
- Practice Plans
- Equipment Assessment/Fitting
- TPI Fitness Assessment
- Aimpoint Green Reading
- On Course Training

Junior Programs

Ignition Program
Progressing junior golfers to par or better!

The Ignition Program is a great program to get your child, ages 6 - 12, involved with the game of golf. The academy is structured using the Operation 36 Junior Development Platform!

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Junior Elite
Get ready to have some game!

The Junior Elite Program has been specifically designed for those juniors ages 12 - 15, who have chosen golf as their primary sport and have aspirations of playing at the high school or possibly ... See more

Elite Champions Program
Making Champions!

The Elite Champions Program has been designed for those committed golfers who would like to play at the national or collegiate level. This is a highly competitive program and admission is ... See more