Stan Utley

Internationally Recognized Short-Game Coach

Welcome to the Team, Stan Utley

“Stan calmed my brain down. He said, ‘Hey man, you can’t think about 10 things over the ball.’ That one thing calmed me down.”

Charles Barkley – from


Find Your Feel — Stan Utley Video Series


About Stan

Stan Utley is a player and instructor we’ve admired for a long time. His passion for the game and purpose – helping golfers understand and execute better golf – is one we share and live every day. We are thrilled for Stan to join the Lamkin Research and Development team and are excited to collaborate with him on the next grip innovations you’ll soon be feeling for yourselves.

Stan’s Accomplishments

  • Internationally recognized short-game coach
  • Golf Digest’s ’50 Best Teachers in America’
  • Author of 4 golf instruction books (The Art of Putting, The Art of the Short Game, The Art of Scoring, The Art of the Swing)
  • Two time All American at University of Missouri
  • Winner on the PGA TOUR in 1989
  • 3 wins on what is now the Korn Ferry Tour
  • Students include tour players Sergio Garcia, Darren Clarke, Jay Haas, Joaquin Niemann, and NBA All-Star Charles Barkley
  • Holds the PGA Tour record for fewest putts in nine holes with six at the 2002 Air Canada Championship

New insights and instruction videos from Stan posted monthly.