The Omni La Costa Golf Performance Institute and Our Experts




The Omni La Costa Golf Performance Institute is led by Director of Instruction, A.J. Avoli. As a Golf Digest "Top 40 Young Instructor in America", Avoli continues to teach well-known players of all levels. His teaching staff includes Head Golf Professional Ken Simonds(Class A, PGA), First Assistant Professional Gavin Parker (Class A, PGA). Jeff Larsen (Class A, PGA), Michael Mulford (Class A, PGA).


The Omni La Costa Golf Performance Institute has a newly renovated 8 acre practice facility with both turf and mat surfaces. The short game facility boasts a 8,000 sq ft practice green accepting shots of 70 yards in length. Players will get to master their short game by playing from multiple lies as there are over seeded and non-over seeded areas.  The green is also guarded with two large bunkers were players can accomplish their sand play implementing both green-side and fairway bunker shots to their arsenal. Our putting green is 10,000 sq ft where you can fine tune your putting skills.

Placed in an iconic setting with an incredible climate, golfers will be delighted to utilize instruction with state-of-the-art computer technology that offers visual learning, such as Trackman and FlightScope launch monitor systems that give players the most accurate ball flight data. Other amenities include covered hitting bays in the event of inclement weather and over night accommodations at the legendary Omni La Costa Resort & Spa.