Who is James Sieckmann?


Rated as the #1 Short Game Expert by Golf Digest
(12th best teacher overall)

2018 PGA of America National Teacher of the Year


James Sieckmann currently operates the Shadow Ridge Golf Academy in Omaha, NE.  Recognized by Golf Magazine as a Top 100 Teacher in America and Golf Digest Top 50, he is a nine time PGA Section Teacher of the Year.  He currently instructs eighteen PGA Tour, Web.com and LPGA Tour Players who have combined to over twenty tour events. James has presented coaching methods at the World Golf Fitness Summit, TPI Level 3 Golf Professional Certification Courses, and done education for PGA Sweden, PGA Spain and the Federation De Golf Columbia.

He has appeared on The Golf Channel’s “Golf Academy Live” and has had numerous instructional pieces published such as in the USA Today Newspaper. James co-founded and developed The Speed Stik, a training aid that simultaneously improves balance, flexibility, technique and strength, the product has been used by many of the best players in the world and  was endorsed Vijay Singh. Prior to his current position, James taught golf schools in Florida and played professionally in Asia, South America and throughout the world.


For golf school schedules and information call James directly at (402) 333-1100 or complete the form below.