JD Cline Golf operates the Bear Creek Learning and Fitting Center. JD brings an extensive playing and teaching background to the Center. J.D. has trained and worked with some of the best instructors in the world, including Jim McLean, Carl Welty, Jerry Mowlds, Bill Harmon, Jackie Burke Jr. and the late Rick Acton. With a blend of technical expertise and a well-developed sense of humor, he can help you play better golf and enjoy it more.

JD Cline Director of Instruction, PGA Teaching Professional

JD became the Director of Instruction at Bear Creek Country Club in January of 2003 and teaches their full time. He has been playing golf for thirty-seven years and teaching for the past eleven years in Washington, Florida and Arizona.

JD’s an experienced teacher who has appeared on The Golf Channel and as a featured instructor on Dr. Craig Farnsworth’s best-selling video, “See It and Sink It.” J.D. has trained and worked with some of the best instructors in the world, including Jim McLean, Carl Welty, Jerry Mowlds, Bill Harmon, Jackie Burke Jr. and the late Rick Acton.

Professional Accomplishments

  • 2010 Opens Bear Creek Learning and Fitting Center
  • 2003 Director of Instruction at Bear Creek Country Club
  • 2000, 2001, 2002 Hudson Cup Member
  • 2000 Featured Instructor for PGA.com Northwest Section
  • 1999 US Senior Open Participant
  • Featured Instructor with Dr. Craig Farnsworth on “See it and Sink it” Instructional Video
  • 1997 Golf Channel Appearance
  • 1996 PGA Central Washington Chapter Teacher of the Year
  • PGA of America Class A Status