100 Must Play Courses of Philadelphia

2012 Top 100 PGA Play Golf America Award

Bethlehem, PA

Paul Viola

Paul Viola, Director of Golf

Paul Viola, 2016 Lehigh Valley Golf Hall of Fame Inductee, is a dedicated instructor that brings 20 years of teaching experience to the table. While attending the Golf Academey of the South in Orlando, Fl, Paul studied under the tutelage of teaching professionals Carl Rabito, Master Teaching Professional and a Golf Magazines Top 100 Teachers and Coach Conrad Rehling, Master Teaching Professional and Former Golf Coach of the University of Florida and the University of Alabama. Over the years Paul has developed his own philosophies and techniques on the golf swing that are quickly making him one of the most sought after and trusted teaching professionals in the area. “When it comes to the golf swing, I do not address one flaw or give quick fixes. I teach my students a proven and repeatable method that builds consistency from day to day.” Some of the students that Paul is currently working with…

Kevin Scherr

Samantha Fritzinger

Noreen Mohler

“I wouldn’t be the same person or golfer today if it wasn’t for my good friend and golf coach Paul Viola. His instruction and methods on the golf swing have really made the difference in my game.” Noreen Mohler – 2010 Curtis Cup Team Captin

Robin McCool

Jesper Bentsen – European Tour, Ecco and Challenge Tour Player
  • Holds The Course Record at Bethlehem Golf Club – 63
“Paul has helped me reach a new level with my golf swing. I gain more confident each and every day. Thanks Paul for your help but most of all thank you for beleiving in me” Scott McCool – Cal State-Chico University
  • District 11 Champion
  • 2008 Morning Call Player of The Year

“I began working with Paul in June of 2008. Making Paul my swing coach was the best decision for me. My high school match scoring average went from 70 to 68, and I won my first district title. I now have confidence in my swing and overall game. Paul has also helped me understand my swing, and how to correct my problems on my own during a round.”

 Jessie Bingaman -West Chester University “Paul has helped me improve my game more dramatically than any other person in just a few months of working with him”