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Keep it on course, 

Mike Brabenec, PGA & Billy Gibbs, PGA

Sep 18, 2010


Rick has been the Head Professional at Randalls Island Golf Center since 1998 and is the co-founder of the East River Golf School. Previously, Rick was the Head Professional at Smithtown Landing CC on Long Island. Rick is a Class "A" PGA Professional with over 22 years of experience. He is an authorized instructor of The Golfing Machine and one of only 62 worldwide with the designation, Master in Golf Stroke Engineering (G.S.E.M.).

During his career, Rick has coached many professionals, men, women and juniors to championship levels. Rick has produced two instructional DVD's, Power Golf Dynamics and Shrink Your Score featuring Dr. Phil Lee, renowned Sports Psychologist. Rick is a frequent speaker for both professional and amateur organizations and has also hosted his own radio show, GolfTalk. Rick has written articles for numerous golf publications and has sat on the Metropolitan PGA Board of Directors.

 Rick is a Certified Pilates Instructor, receiving his training from Core Pilates NYC, the premiere Pilates instruction studio in the country. Rick is also a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Professional Fitness Instructor.    Rick utilizes methods and techniques originally published in The Golfing Machine by Homer Kelley. He is a certified Golf Stroke Engineer Master.

Private Instruction

We offer private instruction for any skill level from beginner through advanced. All lessons include digital video, range balls during lesson, and clubs if needed.

  • All private lesson students can access their swing on our database.
  • All packages must be completed within 4 months of purchase.
  • Instruction payments should be made directly to the instructor (all major credit cards, checks and cash accepted)
For more information about lessons or gift certificates please call 631.428.4653.

Mike & Billy also play the PGA Mystery Tour Player, Driver of the Day and Who Beats Whom.

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