The Leadbetter Golf Academy World Headquarters - ChampionsGate

Welcome to the World Headquarters for The Leadbetter Golf Academy! As the crown jewel of our 34 golf academies worldwide, LGA at ChampionsGate offers the very finest learning and practice facilities to help students "Build a Lifelong Game."

About our Golf School in ChampionsGate

Located just outside of Orlando and minutes from Disney World, our golf school in Orlando is proud to provide the world's finest instruction at a location that was hand selected and designed by David Leadbetter himself to give his students the ultimate learning experience. As you approach the golf academy, you'll notice our spacious four-acre practice area designed to accommodate groups of all sizes. With two putting greens (16,000+ sq. ft.), two chipping greens (8,000+ sq. ft.) as well as a pitching area with 12 target bunkers, each and every student will be able to develop and perfect all aspects of their golf game.

When you enter The Leadbetter Golf Academy at ChampionsGate, you will be warmly greeted by a member of the LGA staff in our Pro-Shop, complete with Jos. A. Bank apparel, David's books, DVD's, training aids and Callaway Golf clubs - all to help you look and play your best. Inside the Academy, you will also find seven state-of-the-art video rooms, an indoor/outdoor hitting bay, a Biomechanics and Golf Performance Studio, a Strength, Flexibility and Fitness Studio, an indoor putting room, and a full-service Club Fitting and Repair Shop. 

LGA ChampionsGate Memberships

Junior Summer Camps


LGA ChampionsGate Memberships

LGA Memberships


LGA ChampionsGate Memberships

Lesson Programs


ChampionsGate Golf Resort in Orlando

Surrounded by 36 holes of championship golf and 15 acres of recreation, the Four Diamond ChampionsGate Golf Resort in Orlando is one of the nation's premier golf, meeting and leisure retreats. Guests looking for Orlando resort accommodations will find the 720 guest rooms and suites, as well as two and three bedroom villas, equipped with every modern convenience and a host of luxury amenities. In addition to walk-out golf, guests may choose to relax in the European-style spa, dine in one of five restaurants and enjoy 15 acres of pools and recreation activities.

In addition, shuttle transportation is provided to all four Walt Disney World® Theme Parks and Downtown Disney® Pleasure Island. The resort is located just 25 minutes from the Orlando International Airport, and just 20 minutes from Universal Studios and SeaWorld.

For more information on our combined Omni Stay and Golf Lesson Packages click here.

Certified Instructors at this Academy

    Bob Lohr

    Brett Meyer

    Jana Peterkova

    José Maria “Txema” Sánchez

    Mike Sanabria

    Mitch Farrer

    Ron Grotjan

    Sean Hogan

Specialists at this Academy

    Aaron Schultz

    Anthony Pragano

    David Donatucci, M.Ed., CSCS

    Dr. Robert K. Winters

    Steven Yellin