About the GPC

Located in Ridgefield, CT, The Golf Performance Center is the Northeast’s leading full-service golf academy for athletes of all ages and skill levels.

Our mission is to provide valued instruction, guidance, support, in state-of-the-art facilities to holistically develop each athlete while they discover their love for their game and reach new heights.

For over 20 years, we have coached elite juniors to win tournaments, helped over 100 athletes play college golf, helped golfers reach the PGA Tour players and helped everyday players reach their goals. 

Discover the GPC Difference

Our golf facility offerings are just one of the things that distinguishes the experience at GPC. From world-class technology to analyze and improve your game to a variety of training and performance spaces to enhance your swing or develop strength and conditioning.
8 Indoor Golf Hitting Bays
Indoor hitting bays for
year-round golf instruction and practice
Outdoor Driving Range
Practice on our full outdoor range with TopTracer technology
World-Class Technology
Analyze your game with Foresight, GEARS, K-VEST, V1,
and the SAM Putt Lab
9-Hole Short Course
Play “GPC National” for our short course experience
State of the Art Performance Gym and Locker Rooms
Improve your movement, strength, power and cardio in our performance gym.
On-Site Physical
Therapy and
Clinical Psychology
Nurture every aspect of your golf mental game with in-house professionals

Meet the GPC Experts

Roger Knick- Founder

Roger Knick

Founder/CEO

Charlie Wampfler

Director of The Academy

Nick Novak, PGA

Director of Coaching

Kyle Panek

Director of Performance

Stephanie Molloy

Director of Operations

Dr. Josh Brant

Clinical Psychologist

Dennis Hillman

Director of Player Development

Tyler Campbell

Director of Player Development

Leslie DiNapoli

Chef Manager Sr.

Will Del Santo

Manager, Student Success

Dr. Kate Campbell

Physical Therapist

Tim Keane

Customer Experience Manager

Ali Brochu

Performance Coach

Wally Gonzalez

Golf Coach

Alex Hume, PGA

Golf Coach

Max Jewett

Tournament Director

Scott Ferguson

Director of Outside Operations

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