Mike Nokes is a PGA Teaching Professional and has been teaching since 1991. He worked at Stardust Country Club from 1991-1995 as an Assistant Golf Professional and Teaching Professional. In 1995 he made the move up to Stadium Golf Center and helped open up the Practice facility and has been Teaching there ever since. Mike was elected to membership into the PGA of America in 1996. Mike coaches golfers of all levels, beginners to Professionals. He has helped juniors obtain college scholarships. Mike has experience teaching golfers with disabilities, our brave young men and women who have served our country.

My goal is to make you an independent, confident problem solver. You will learn to trust yourself because you’ll trust your plan, drills, routines and techniques in a fundamental way that I teach you. Truth be told, your routines are your true teachers, but they are only as effective as you allow them to be. Learn to train smart and how to develop DISCIPLINE and mental toughness with your plan, body and emotions.


Teaching Professionally since 1991
1995-Present: Stadium Golf Center
1991-1995: Stardust Country Club
Experience Teaching Golfers With Disabilities. Brave Military Men and Women back from Iraq
Teach Golfers of all levels Beginners - Professionals
Have helped Juniors Obtain College Scholarship


2014 SCPGA Senior Section Champion
2013 4-Ball Ball Champion
2011 SCPGA Chapter Challenge Champions
2010 SDPGA Match Play Champion
2009 Golf Digests Best Teacher in California
2008 Sycuan Invitational Champion
2007 SDPGA 4-Ball Champion
2006 SDPGA 4-Ball Champion
Century Club Player since 1996
Caddied in 2008 US Open for Shingo Katayama
Caddied in several PGA Tour Events