Paul Horton

Paul Horton, Professional Golf Coach
PGA of Canada



Phone: 403-585-0166


Twitter: @PaulHortonGolf


Paul Horton - Professional Golf Coach
Paul has dedicated most of his 36-year professional career to teaching. In 2009, Paul moved from teaching players to coaching players in all aspects of their game, including mental, fitness, nutrition along with tactical and strategies to play the game.   “Master your game, not just your swing.” Paul coaches many elite players including Stephen Ames (PGA Tour Member) along with other professionals, top amateurs, collegiate, NCAA and several highly competitive Junior players. Paul also enjoys working with other players of any skill level that show a commitment to improving their game.
Teaching Credentials and Development
  • PGA of Canada Member since 1981 - 31 Year Class “A” Member   
  • Owner - Paul Horton Golf - 1987-present (Based out of Heritage Pointe since 2011)
  • Director of Instruction - Golf Canada Centre Calgary - 2002-2010
  • Highest Certified AimPoint Instructor in Canada since 2011
  • Certified Golf Coaches Association Member
  • Certified TPI Golf Coach Level 2
  • Proponent Group Member (300 of the top teachers in the golf industry) since 2009

Professional Accomplishments and Awards
  •  PGA of Canada 2017 "National Coach of the Year"
  •  PGA of Alberta 2017 "Coach of the Year"
  •  Named “FCG (Future Champions Golf) Top 50 Elite Jr Golf Coaches in USA” 2017
  •  PGA of Canada 2016 Finalist “National Coach of the Year”
  •  PGA of Alberta 2016 “Coach of the Year” Inaugural year
  •  PGA of Canada - 2011 “George Knutson National Teacher of the Year” Award Winner
  •  PGA of Alberta - 2 time “Teacher of the Year” Award Winner
  •  PGA of Alberta - 13 Time “Teacher of the Year” Finalist
  •  PGA of Alberta - Education Committee Member 2005 - present
  •  One of 5 Evaluators in Canada for the PGA of Canada CDC Candidates
  •  Nominated Top 100 Teachers in America - Golf Magazine
  •  Top 50 Instructors in Canada - National Post
  •  PGA of Alberta Guest Speaker at Education Seminars and Consumer Golf Shows
CLICK HERE to watch Paul's interview with CTV after being named PGA of Canada National Coach of the Year - 2017

CLICK HERE to watch Paul's interview with CTV after being named FCG Top 50 Elite Jr Golf Coaches in USA - 2017

CLICK HERE to watch Paul's interview with Global TV after being named FCG Top 50 Elite Jr Golf Coaches in USA - 2017

Paul’s Notable Students
  • Stephen Ames - PGA Tour / Champions Tour - Full Time Coach
  • Tim Wilkinson - PGA Tour
  • Steven Bowditch - PGA Tour - AimPoint Express
  • Jason Zuback - 5 Time World Long Drive Champion - past student
  • Lisa “Long Ball” Vlooswyk - 7 Time Canada Womens Long Drive Champion
  • Many Local Alberta Professionals along with a few PGA Tour Canada Members
  • Several Elite Juniors that have Represented Canada and competed at the Provincial, National and International levels and won events world wide as well as many victories in North America
  • Many of Paul’s Juniors have graduated and received scholarships to top level Division 1 NCAA Schools
  • Paul has taught and coached numerous local Calgarians and Business Executives that are committed to improving their games


For more information on AimPointe clinics coached by Paul, please visit the Golf Academy/AimPointe Clinics page.