Pin High Golf Center4701 N. First St. San Jose, Ca 95002 (click for map)
Ken Helwig is a Class A PGTAA Master Teaching Professional teaching at Pin High Golf Center. Ken, also known around the course as Coach Ken, is the Founder of Inside Out Golf Academy or IOGA. Since founding IOGA in July of 2012, Ken has given lessons to over 400 different clients with amazing results. A strong reputation as one of the Top Amateur golfers in the Unites States the past twenty years brought many clients to IOGA upon them hearing that Ken was turning professional and teaching the IOGA system that has proven so successful for him over the years – and proven results have kept them coming back for more and sharing their experiences with their fellow golfing buddies.
During his tenure as an amateur, Ken was recognized for years locally by the NCGA as one of it “Top Players”. Nationally, Ken participated in the 1999 USGA Amateur at Pebble Beach; played in 3 British Amateurs; and 2 USGA Mid-Amateurs while at the same time competing in five California State Amateur Championships held at Pebble Beach.
Before starting to play golf at 30 years of age, Ken was a Top Junior College basketball player and weaves his experiences playing “under pressure” on the court into proven IOGA techniques that allows you as a golfer to player “fear-less golf” – and playing “fear-less golf” allows you to make major breakthroughs in your game.
Prior to founding IOGA, Ken was a business owner and Sales Executive in Silicon Valley after graduating from USC in Accounting – GO TROJANS!!!
Ken lives at and is a member of Silver Creek Valley Country Club where he is the current and 11-time Club Champion. Ken grew up in Saratoga and is a native Northern Californian.