Joe Caruso has been involved in the development of top amateur, junior and professional PGA players for over 20 years. He began his professional career by playing on the South African and Nationwide tours. Joe began teaching at Northern Hills Country Club in San Antonio, Texas as an assistant Professional in 1993. He moved on to the La Cantera Golf Academy as Head Instructor in November 1999 only to move to the Director of Instruction position at Diamondback Golf Academy in 2001.

In 2004, Joe founded Joe Caruso Golf Academy at Olympia Hills Golf Club and then moved on to build an independent facility in North San Antonio. Over his 20 years of teaching highly competitive clients, Joe believes that one never stops learning about the development of the golf swing or the ever-changing strategy of playing the game. He has developed his own philosophies from the greats of the game. His no-nonsense approach to the game gives his students the edge to compete at any level.

  • Professional Teaching Accomplishments
  • 58 High School State Wide District Champions
  • 37 High School State Wide Regional Champions
  • 7 San Antonio City Junior Boys Champions
  • 12 San AntonioCity Girls Champions
  • 6 High School State Champions
  • 10 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Champions
  • 5 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) All Americas
  • 2 College All-American Division I & II
  • Swing Instructor of #1Ranked Ametuer in Texas
  • Swing Instructor of 5 Futures Tour Players
  • 3 time winner PGA Tour Player Cameron Beckman
  • Highlights of Tenure
  • 2004-Present Joe Caruso Golf Academy
  • 2002-2004 Joe Caruso Golf at Olympia Hills Golf Club, Owner
  • 2000-2002 Diamondback Golf Academy, Director of Instruction
  • 1997-2000 La Cantera Golf Acaemy Tutored Bryan Gathright Golf Magazine Top 100 Instructor Jor Caruso, Head Instructor
  • 1996-1997 Northern Hills Country Club, San Antonio, Texas Joe Caruso, Assistant Golf Professional Bob Mahon, Head Golf Professional Woodlands Golf Magazine, Instructional Staff Writer Conducted annual corporate clinics for Mercedes Benz Trophy Cup
  • Woodlands Golf Magazine, Instructional Staff Writer
  • Mercedes Benz Trophy Cup
  • Bob Mahon, Head Golf Professional
  • Professional Accomplishments
  • Played Professional Tournament Golf for 9 years
  • Top 50 Golf Instructors by US kids Golf
  • Top 50 Golf Instructor by Golf Range Magazine