Michael S. Breed (born May 14, 1962, in Greenwich, Connecticut) is an expert golf teacher and tv host. In 2003, he was chosen as a Top 100 Instructor in America by Golf Magazine, in 2011, he was voted one of many Top 50 Instructors in America by Golf Digest (now thirteenth on this listing, and #1 within the state of New York.), in 2012, Breed was chosen because the PGA’s National Teacher of the Year. Prior to his time as a tv host, Breed was the Head Golf Professional at Sunningdale Country Club for 12 years from 2001–2012, and the Head Golf Professional at Birchwood Country Club, in addition to the Assistant Professional at Deepdale Golf Club and Augusta National Golf Club. He has served on completely different boards for the Metropolitan PGA for over 10 years and has represented the PGA of America on the National Golf Day in Washington D.C. since 2012. He is concerned in charities resembling The First Tee, Folds of Honor, Hope for the Warriors, Wounded Warriors Foundation and Salute Military Golf Association.
Breed has labored with many tour professionals through the years on the PGA Tour, Web.com Tour, LPGA Tour and mini excursions. Players embody: Shaun Micheel, James Vargas, John Kimbell, Meaghan Francella, Jay Williamson, Chris Smith, Kyle Reifers, Chris Parra, Scott Sterling, J.J. Henry, Joe Ogilvie, Bubba Dickerson, Doug Labelle, David Branshaw, Kyle Thompson, Jeff Gove, Tom Byrum, Ron Whittaker, Darron Stiles, Curt Byrum, and Kevin Johnson.
Breed’s first ebook (co-authored with Greg Midland), Picture Perfect Golf Swing: The Complete Guide to Golf Swing Video Analysis, was launched by Simon & Schuster/Atria Books on May 13, 2008. Breed is the inventor of the placing and chipping brace for golfers. He additionally hosts a radio present referred to as Tee Time. Breed additionally contributed to writing No More Slice for Dummies. In September 2011, his second educational ebook The 3-Degree Putting Solution was launched by way of Penguin Group. In 2014 he launched the video collection “Effect to Cause”.
In 2008, Breed grew to become the host for The Golf Fix on Golf Channel an educational tv present geared toward fixing the widespread errors in each course administration and swings from amateurs. Originally debuting solely within the United States, the Golf Fix is now in its seventh season, and may be seen in over 80 nations. Breed has additionally hosted Golf Channel’s Big Break Academy, through which he helped eradicated contestants on the areas that had been featured within the earlier present. He has additionally been part of the printed group for Golf Channel’s protection of the Nationwide Tour and PGA Tour serving as an heading in the right direction commentator, since 1999, and serves because the analyst for PGA.com in its protection of the PGA Championship, PGA Professional National Championship, and the Ryder Cup.