Ryan Taraskiewicz, PGA

Ryan grew up in Everett, Massachusetts and has worked in every part of the golf industry since his initial days as a caddy at age 13. He went to Florida State University and become a member of the PGA of America on August 8, 2005.

Since then, Ryan has taught over 30,000 hours of instruction and has joined the elite status of Master Professional of golf instruction. He is currently one of less than 200 individuals in the world and the second youngest ever to receive this honor.

Ryan joins Cedar Knoll for his second year, returning from the warm weather of Naples, Florida. He plans to bring the best techniques and practices with him in order to serve you and help take your game to the next level!

Basic Lesson Pricing
60 Minute Individual Session
30 Minute Individual Session
9 Hole Playing Session
Equipment Fitting Session
Services Offered
  • Private Lessons

  • Group Classes

  • Play with the Pro Program

  • Swing Videos of Before and After Technique

  • Gift Certificates

  • Re-gripping ($8 w/ grip, $16 includes grip and install)

  • Private Group Instruction

  • Playing Lessons on Course

  • Mental Training

  • Equipment Fitting

  • Accepting Previously Used Equipment 

Lesson Packages
The Easy Breezy: 3 Hour Package

Designed for the player needing a quick tune-up.

The Chittenden Six: 6 Hour Package

Designed for the player looking for a brush up in various areas of the game including full swing, short game, and mid game.

Nine is Fine: 9 Hour Package

A fine package, the most popular offering. This will work on all area's of someone's game including golf course lesson time.

Feel Like a Champ: 12 Hour Package

The committed golfer will strongly benefit from this package. Works for the best new golfers and intermediates who desire to establish a handicap and/or lower their average scores.

Perfect Score: Weekly Lessons All Season

This package is available for the golfer desiring to make lifelong improvement while never taking one step back. A weekly lesson all season will keep the game sharp. Those engaged in this program have never felt better.

*Prices are adjusted if two or more individuals participate in a lesson series together. Ryan's recommendations will always encourage the best option in regards to your realistic goals in respect to investment*

Junior Week-long Golf Classes
$450: Includes Choice of Lunch Each Day
Week-long Camp 1: June 22nd - 26th
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Week-long Camp 2: July 27th - 31st
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Week-long Camp 3: August 17th - 21st
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Open to first 10 signups. More than 6 participants will include an additional instructor.

The classes offered are unique and unlike anything available anywhere. The life-long benefits gained from my teaching has and will continue to be prosperous in many ways. I (Ryan) have designed junior golf to be specific to the children in the local area and would like to keep things within. All support from the parents and guardians is much appreciated and will serve as a very special attribute to current and future educational growth and sports development.

Overlook of the Junior Golf Program

The Cedar Knoll Junior Golf Programs will be building blocks of progress with checkpoints transitioning from the basics to the master levels. Each of the 4-week after school sessions, week-long summer and April break camps will include a testing checkpoint on the last day.

Level 1 Juniors - Tadpoles

Major Skill: Full Swing

Focus on team skills, basic shots, safety, and on course experience

Level 2 Juniors - Warriors

Major Skill: Chipping

Focus on individual skills, intermediate shots, knowledge of rules, scoring on golf course

Our Level Two Juniors

Level 3 Juniors - Generals

Major Skill: Putting

Focus on team development, courage, leadership, nine-hole rounds on course

Level 4 Juniors - Masters

Major Skill: Pitching/Sand

Focus on resilience, character, personal, and competitive strengths

Online Sign-Up

Contact Ryan


Phone: (239) 776-9536


"Ryan has saved my game!  I was about to quit golf for good until a series of lessons with Ryan.  He works magic."

- Tina B.

"I wanted to learn golf because my business partners always played when they traveled.  I was recommended to go to Ryan by a friend and he got me dialed into the game.  Now I can play with my partners when we travel for business."

- Mary D.

"I sliced the ball 30 yards each time I hit my driver until ryan fixed me up.  Now I hit a baby draw right down the middle.  Thank you, Ryan!"

- Robert L.

- Hours -
Closed for the Winter Season!
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13020 Route 116
Hinesburg, VT 05461

Tel: 802-482-3186