Our Approach

"Golf is a game that is played outdoors, cohesive with nature, and one that mirrors life in personality and ethics. Over the years, the Academy has helped our students to develop their character and friendships, as well as to develop a healthy sense of competition. Our mission is to encourage individuals to come out of their homes to play a game that will not only exercise their body and their minds, but will also provide them with a lifetime of enjoyment."

Our Story

Bruce Chelucci is the founder and director of the New Jersey Academy of Golf, which is based at Blue Heron Pines Golf Club. A teaching professional for over 16 years, Chelucci is the long-time instructor for local South Jersey standout and former NCAA individual champion Joanna Coe, whome turned professional and qualified for the 2011 U.S Women's Open.

Director of Instruction

Bruce Chelucci

Founder and Golf Director

Chelucci has worked extensively with golf professionals, collegiate and high school golfers, and aspiring young players. He is equally comfortable in working with professionals and high level amateurs as he is with golfers of all ages and abilities, including beginners.

Golf Digest 2015-2016 Best Teacher's in State

Golf Digest 2015-2016 Best Teacher's In State