"If you don’t sacrifice for what you want, then what you want becomes the sacrifice.”

Blake Denney

Blake was born and raised in West Central Illinois. He took up golf while in college and decided that he wanted to work in the golf industry. Blake graduated from Western Illinois University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis of Exercise Science. He then went on to intern at Cantigny Golf Academy working with their physical therapist Paul Callaway. In 2014 Blake moved to the Chicago area and started working for SMART Golf & Fitness Instruction.

While with SMART, he has worked with golfers of all ages and abilities. Blake is a TPI Certified Instructor and currently working on becoming a Tathata Certified Movement Specialist. He enjoys golfing, tennis, basketball, hunting, fishing, playing guitar and spending time with friends and family..