• 2015 US Kids Golf Top 50 Master Kids Teacher
• 2013 & 2014 US Kids Golf Top 50 Kids Coaches in America
• Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Level 2 Certified- Golf Mechanics
• Certified FlightScope Professional
• Laredo Jr Golf Association Certified Coach
• Kwon Biomechanics Instructor Training Level 2
• Worldjuniorgolf.com Advisory Board
• Swing Catalyst Level 1
• Forces & Motion Certified
• Penn State: The Biomechanics of Golf Instructor Program
• 2017 Heartland Conference Men's Coach of the Year (NCAA Div. II)
• CAPTO Precision Putting Level 2 Certified
• PGA Class A Director of Instruction
Rudy is the Director of Instruction of the Golf Performance Center at Laredo Country Club, Owner of RG Golf Instruction, LLC., and Men's and Women's Golf Coach for Texas AM International University.
Rudy has worked as a golf professional at various golf clubs in the South Texas area since 1999. Rudy attended Cisco Junior College on a golf scholarship and eventually earning a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Rudy also has a multitude of certifications, including Titleist Performance Institute Level 2 Certified, FlightScope Certified Professional, PGA Apprentice Level 2, Penn State Biomechanics of Golf Program and Kwon Biomechanics Level 1 Instructor Certified. Rudy's competitive career started at Juco Division I Cisco Junior College "Wranglers" and later successfully Monday Qualifying for several professional events, and five years of mini tour professional experience.
Through his competitive experiences sparked a passion and journey in search of why the ball flies the way it does, the mechanics of the swing, and the movement of the body. This has lead him to a successful career as a professional golf instructor/coach.
Growing the game of golf to youth is close to his heart and he is considered a major contributor to youth in his community. Rudy provides a rewarding and enjoyable year round golf learning experience for kids in South Texas. Rudy offers many programs through the Laredo Junior Golf Association, Boys & Girls Club of Laredo, local school districts, and family oriented events promoting golf.
Rudy has worked with some of the best juniors, elite juniors, collegiate, and aspiring tour professionals in the country.
RG Golf Instruction is a versatile program with a proven track record of developing golfers of all ages and levels.