Bob Doria Golf Academy



Bob’s PGA career encompasses private, semi private and high end public. He was most recently the GM and Head Golf Professional at Makefield Highlands Golf Club in Yardley, PA. In seven years, he and his staff grew rounds and participation each year. Prior to Makefield Highlands GC, Bob was Director of Golf at Bucks County Country Club in Jamison, PA as well as French Creek Golf Club in Elverson, PA. 

During his tenure at Makefield Highlands he welcomed the local USGA US Open Qualifier in 2015 (Chambers Bay), the GAP Philadelphia Open Qualifier (2014), the Philadelphia Mid-Am Qualifier (2016), and was awarded the 2017 local USGA Junior Qualifier. Bob has been recognized by the Philadelphia Section of the PGA for Player Development (2008 and 2010) and most recently Merchandiser of the Year-Public Facility (2007, 2013 and 2016). Currently, he is a Master Staff Professional with Callaway Golf, and was awarded 2016 Callaway Professional Honors by the company. 

He served as the Philadelphia PGA Chairperson on the section's "Growth of the Game” committee from 2008-2012. He is certified on the V1 Golf Coaching Software, True Temper Shaft Fitting and SeeMore Putting Institute Fitter, as well as USKids Certified Golf Coach. He is also a Master Staff Professional with Callaway Golf since 2013. 

Bob spent his early professional years on the TPS/Suncoast Tour (1981 and 1982) and continues to play in Philadelphia PGA Section and Senior Events. Bob and his wife, Lisa (a human resources consultant, professional photographer and golfer) reside in Westampton, NJ. They enjoy spending free time with their nieces and nephews as well as Philadelphia sporting events.


What’s In The Bag (2017 Season):  

Callaway Great Big Bertha EPIC SubZero 10.5, Graphite Design Tour AD Di-6 Stiff Shaft 

Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 816 (14.5), Aldila Rogue 110MSI Stiff 

Callaway Heavenwood (20.5), Graphite Design Tour AD Di-7 Stiff 

4 Rescue: Callaway Big Bertha (23), UST Mamiya Recoil460 Stiff 

5-PW: Callaway XR Steelhead, Aerotech Steelfiber i110cs Shafts Stiff 

50 degree: Callaway MacDaddy2, 12.5 bounce, DG Pro S300 

54 degree: Callaway MackDaddy3, 10 Bounce - “S” Grind Custom (“Lee Lee”) DG Tour Issue Onyx 

58 degree: Callaway MackDaddy3, 8 Bounce - “C” Grind Custom (“Bobby D”) DG Tour Issue Onyx 

Putter: Odyssey Works Versa 9 – 34”, bent 2 degrees flat, 1.5 loft, SuperStroke Slim 3.0 grip 

Glove: Callaway Apex 

Ball: Callaway ChromeSoft 

Grips: Golf Pride Multicompound Blue/White