Ed Oldham, Director of Instruction

The Art of Achievement

"Real improvement doesn't happen with one lesson. Real improvement comes through consistent coaching, feedback and practice."

I set up my learning programs with this mind. Real improvement comes through working on all parts of the game, not just the full swing. We can make progress in your short game, practice techniques, the mental game and your on-course decision making. This is your road map for better golf.I have several options to choose from. Let's get together, discuss your goals for this year then put together a customized improvement program for better golf.

A Storied Career

Ed Oldham, a two-time Colorado PGA Teacher of the Year and a PGA Master Professional, brings a love for the game of golf and teaching the game to The Ranch Country Club in Westminster, Colorado. Ed's many accolades include being named to every Golf Digest Top Teachers in State list since they started the list in 2000.Ed has been a coach to high school, collegiate and state champions.

Ed's students have won Colorado Player of the Year awards on ten different occasions and he has coached two different golfers into the top 20 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings including Jennifer Kupcho who spent much of 2018 ranked #1 in the world. Jennifer Kupcho won the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur in 2019 and is now competing on the LPGA Tour. You don't have to be a great player to learn and improve with Ed. He enjoys teaching and helping players of all abilities.Ed has been a teacher of teachers through speaking at education programs through the Colorado PGA and Proponent Group Teaching Summits. Ed has been a lifelong learner and continues to learn and improve every day.

A native of North Platte, Nebraska, Ed grew up learning the game from his father who was a college golf coach and later, a PGA Member and from Rich Skinner who was the Head Golf Professional at North Platte Country Club and was recently inducted into the Nebraska Golf Hall of Fame.

A Storied Career

Career Highlights

  • PGA Member since 1986
  • PGA Certified Master Professional in Golf Instruction, 2013 & 1999
  • Colorado PGA Teacher of the Year award, 2001 & 02
  • Colorado PGA Golf Professional of the Year, 1997 & 98
  • Horton Smith award winner
  • Top Teacher in the SW Region by Golf Magazine
  • Best Teachers List in Colorado by Golf Digest
  • US Kids Golf Top 50 Coach, 2018 & 2019
  • Colorado Avid Golfer – Top Teacher for Juniors
  • Colorado Avid Golfer – Top Mental Coach
  • Proponent Group Member
  • US Kids Golf Certified Coach
  • K Vest Level 2
  • TPI Certified Level 2
  • GSA Certified Level 2
  • Golf Psych Certified


June Events with Ed

Green Reading Clinic
Saturday, June 13 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Learn to read any putt you will ever have on any green in just one class. This method is easy to apply and accurate. According to the Book, Lowest Score Wins, green reading is one of the skills that can make the biggest difference in your scores. Tuition: $180. The maximum number of participants is 4 to ensure social distancing. The cost of the clinic includes a Husky Digital Level so we won't need to share during the clinic. You can also use to practice on your own.

Chips and Sips - Driving and Daiquiris
Friday, June 26 Chips and Sips 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
It's full swing fun at the range while you enjoy a daiquiri and get some tips from Ed Oldham. Minimum 3, maximum 5 participants. Cost to participate is $50.

To register for a clinic, go to http://edoldhamgolf.com, click on Book Now then on Book Clinic and select the clinic you wish to sign up for. You may also contact me at edoldhamgolf@gmail.com or 303-250-5256.  

Ed Oldham Golf Program Overview

Ed Oldham Golf is your source for better Denver Golf Lessons and Golf Instruction. Take your game to a new level with Ed Oldham. Whether you need adult golf lessons or junior golf lessons, Ed Oldham Golf is your source for a better game. Ed is one of Denver's best golf instructors providing golf lessons and coaching to meet your needs and accomplish your goals. Get started today, and work with Ed to see where you are now and where to want to be! From there, Ed will help you to establish a game plan to accomplish your goals.

Oldham is recognized as one of the top golf instructors in Colorado, and provides golf lessons and golf instruction at The Ranch Country Club in Westminster, Colorado. Experience the difference. Better Coaching for a Better Game at edoldhamgolf.com.

Ed Oldham Golf Program Overview

For Juniors 

Recognized as one of the best junior golf coaches in the country, Ed offers Ranch Members two programs for your junior golfer!  Please contact Ed at edoldhamgolf@gmail.com for pricing information!

New Competitive Golfer (ages 9-13)

The New Competitive Golfer program is designed as a high school golf prep program and for golfers who compete in organized events such as the Junior Golf Alliance events. NCG is a specialized coaching and training program for aspiring young golfers ages 9-13. Led by Ed Oldham, PGA Master Professional, a two-time Colorado PGA Teacher of the Year and a US Kids Golf Top 50 Coach, the New Competitive Golfer Program provides kids with an opportunity to receive professional, age appropriate coaching and training in a fun and safe environment. This is program will help boys and girls to acquire the necessary fundamentals, skills and confidence to become outstanding golfers.

Elite Jr Golf Development Program (ages 14-18)

The Elite program is designed for the serious junior golfers ages 14-18 who are actively participating in competitive events, will be playing or are playing high school golf and have the intention to possibly play at the collegiate level. The Elite Program is taught by Ed Oldham, PGA Master Professional, two-time Colorado PGA Teacher of the Year and US Kids Top 50 Coach.

Elite Jr Golf Development Program