A golfer has to train his swing on the practice tee,
then trust it on the course.
Dr. Bob Rotella

Golf Instruction

Our professional team has developed an instructional program to pass on their extensive knowledge and experience. If you’re just starting out, our beginner sessions are perfect. If you’re ready to take an already good game to the next level, join our advanced scoring series. If you’re just looking for one-on-one instruction, our teaching professionals can arrange private lessons as well.

Regardless of age, our extensive instructional program is available to Members and their families to improve your skill. Detroit Golf Club knows you don’t have to be a pro to enjoy the game, but shaving a few strokes off your score makes the competition that much sweeter.


KEN ALLARD, PGA Member 
Teaching Professional 
kallard@detroitgolfclub.org
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Ken has been a member of the PGA since 1982, serving in various capacities in Michigan including Birmingham Country Club, Oakland University Golf Club, The Wyndgate and Wabeek Country Club. Ken has a long history of exceptional competitive play including:


- Two U.S. Opens

- Six PGA Championships

- One U.S. Senior Open

- Two Senior PGA Championships

- Three Buick Opens


Ken also won the Michigan PGA Championship three times (1989, 1991 and 2002) won the Michigan PGA Match Play Championship in 1992 and was named Michigan PGA Player of the Year in 1991. Ken also competed in seven National Club Pro-Championships. Ken is returning to Detroit Golf Club for his fourteenth season. He and his family reside in Rochester, MI.