Inspired Purposeful Action

To 'Make The Turn' is to possess the knowledge, tools and support to go the distance in dedicated pursuits on and off the golf course. Itʼs when goals are authentic and within reach as you play with passion and purpose.

Founded by Golf Digest Top Ranked instructor and Golf Channel Lead Coach, Jeff Ritter. 'Make The Turn' curriculum utilizes cutting edge practices in learning and skill development to make the road to achievement both simple and doable for every golfer.

An accomplished coach, author and speaker, Ritter is known for his unique approach to teaching the game. His passion for inspiration, body health and mental flexibility has set him apart as a purveyor of not only playing well but living well.

A consistent presence in the world of golf media, Jeff is a regular featured guest on Golf Channel appearing on programs such as Morning Drive. In 2016 he was studio host of PGA National Instruction Day on Golf Channel, the most watched golf instruction event in history. In 2014 he created the Make The Turn Weekly Challenge Series for Golf Digest TV. The program was the most successful series on the Golf Digest platform, garnering 20 million viewers. His inspiring perspective on game and lifestyle development has Jeff traveling internationally to share the Make The Turn message of living more powerfully through the game of golf.

MAKE THE TURN Performance LLC operates in partnership with the Golf Channel Academy network out of Pronghorn Resort in Bend, Oregon.

Golf Academy


Our "Pronghorn Academy" location is proud to be Central Oregon's exclusive Golf Channel supported facility. The Golf Channel Academy network is comprised of carefully selected, top-tier golf coaches across North America. Each coach has been carefully vetted to be considered the best of the best. As part of this Golf Channel initiative, Pronghorn Academy is featured in regional & national Golf Channel related media. In addition, look for Jeff and the team in Golf Channel’s digital media as well as television programs such as Morning Drive.



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