Des Moines Golf Lessons and Coaching with Sarah Bidney, PGA. One of Golf Digest’s ’18-’19 Best Young Teachers in America and ‘19-‘20/22-23′ Best Teachers in State

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November 15, 2022

Sarah Bidney named the Iowa PGA Section 2022 Youth Player Development Award recipient. This is the 3rd time receiving this honor and her 6th Iowa PGA Section award since 2010.

December 7, 2021


Sarah Bidney named a Top 50 Master Operation 36 Coach! This new designation is for coaches who have received this award for three years in a row. “These coaches have been providing at Top 50 experience for families, and it is backed by year-over-year results.”

November 30, 2021

Sarah Bidney named to 2022-2023 Golf Digest’s Best Teachers by State list for Iowa!


November 10, 2020

Sarah Bidney named the Iowa PGA Section 2020 Youth Player Development Award recipient.

November 26, 2019

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Sarah Bidney named to Golf Digest’s Best Teachers by State list for Iowa!

November 1, 2018

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Sarah Bidney named to Golf Digest’s Best Young Teachers in America list for 2018-2019! She is the only Teaching Professional from Iowa to ever make this prestigious list! Click here to see the Golf Digest article

Thank you for visiting – website of Sarah Bidney, 3-time Iowa PGA Teaching Professional of the Year, 2015, 2020, & 2022 Iowa PGA Youth Player Development award recipient, a GRAA Growth of the Game Teaching Professional Elite Member Status (7-time GRAA award winner), 6-time U.S. Kids Golf Honorable Mention Top 50 Kids Teacher, a Golf Digest’s Best Young Teacher in America, and most recently a Golf Digest’s Best Teachers in State for Iowa. SCHEDULE YOUR SESSION WITH SARAH TODAY! 515-491-0940

Please browse the links above to learn more about what Sarah Bidney has to offer year-round and check out the new Coaching Programs available for enhanced learning and skill development – let’s start taking your range game to the course! Non-member lessons are available – please call Sarah for lesson availability! 515-491-0940

At no extra charge
  • TrackMan – the best launch monitor in the industry 3_TrackMan_logo_badge
  • Free CoachNow private training space with lesson recaps: videos, notes and images (easily accessed online or through a free app – see your personalized instruction and practice plans anywhere, at any time)edufii-3-iphone
  • Bring your own Apple device with the free TrackMan app and sync to the TrackMan to have your own swing data to take home with you. Or let Sarah send you a customized PDF with your swing data.

Taking advantage of these tools is 100% optional but do know – they aren’t just for the advanced player but a great tool for all golfers.

“The grass is greenest in your own fairway, lets work to find it more often” ~ Sarah

Why choose to improve your game with Sarah?

If you’re pounding balls at the range and seeing little improvement, Sarah can set you on a pathway to success through knowledge, better practice habits, and mental skills. Sarah offers easy to understand golf coaching in every session with satisfied clients throughout the Des Moines area, Iowa, and the country. You will leave your golf lesson with a better understanding of your issues and even more importantly, the knowledge of how to practice to transfer your skills to the golf course!

“The Grass is Greenest in Your Own Fairway” – if you’re ready to improve your golf game, score better, reduce frustration from you game, or maybe even learn how to golf for the first time, Sarah is the PGA Coach for you.

All ages and all ability levels take lessons with Sarah – Men, Women, Juniors, Seniors. Why?

Sarah offers a variety of lessons, from individual to large groups, she has taught 3 year old twin boys, 87 year old retirees and everyone age group in between. Lesson formats include individual golf lessons, small group lessons, a summer golf team, corporate golf lessons, golf schools, women’s only lessons & play program, short game clinics, junior golf camps, supervised practice sessions and more. Whether you’re a 20+ year golf enthusiast or a new-comer wanting to just hit the ball, Sarah can help you and is excited to do so!

“Sarah is patient, persistent, communicates exactly what needs done, and has an eye faster than my swing. With an outstanding personality and credentials to back up what she teaches there is no doubt Sarah will improve your game. I looked forward to each lesson because of the tangible results I could see and Sarah’s great personality.

I have graduated from embarrassing to keeping up with the pack and with practice I will make people nervous because I may win a round soon. Thank you Sarah!” – Troy M. series of 5 lessons

“Sarah’s course management lessons have given me the confidence to keep going if I have a bad shot, not give up on the hole but continue with the course strategy she has taught me.” – Cyndi C. Drop 10 Shots Program