Profile

1997 – 1999
Developed my own junior coaching programme and set up group coaching sessions
Began coaching individual members and visitors
2000
Started to get involved with The Golf Foundation Passport Programme
Given money from EGU to set up junior sessions during half terms
Continued to grow weekly junior coaching sessions
2001
 Represented the PGA at Kids into Sport Not Drugs
 Continued to grow weekly group coaching sessions by adding 3 new Ladies groups
2002
Involved in the process of Weston golf club becoming a Junior Golf Foundation Academy
Increased the number of juniors coached to over 65
Qualified as a PGA professional, obtaining a distinction in teaching
2003
Recruited by The Players Club
Provided a first class coaching service to a wide range of members and visitors
Invited by the PGA to coach at the Royal Welsh Show on the Bryant Homes road show
Introduced V1 digital software to my coaching and became an IGA Golf Coach
2004
Senior Teaching professional
Top 20 finish in the West Region Championships
Helped develop The Prodem Golf Academy producing one of the best facilities in the South West
Set up a YMG junior academy
Putting coach to Gordon Brand Jnr & Paul Barrington 2x British Long Drive Champion
2005
Obtained a Full Euro Pro Tour Card in a 6 way playoff
Head Teaching Professional of the Prodem Golf Academy
Putting Coach to Mark Sanders, Martin Sell & many other Professionals & top amateurs
Full Time Coach to Gordon Brand Jnr
Moving G.Brand Jnr into the top 50 putters and top 5 bunker players on The European Tour
EGU South West Boys Assistant Coach
Top 3 finish in the West Region Tour Championships
2006
Golf Events Manager Golf Director organising golf days at The Players Club
Putting coach for John Jacob’s Elite EGU under 18’s West of England Coaching 
Set Up new Ladies coaching groups
Devolved junior coaching to a point where other coaches where brought into help with the numbers
Top 3 finish in the Players Club Europro Pro-Am
2007
Developed my office role with Paul Barrington Golf Director organising all events The Players Golf Club
Shoots lowest score of 8 under at the Players Club in a pairs Competition
Set Up coaching sessions for Yate Deaf Society
Represented Somerset Professional against Somerset Amateurs in the Centenary match
2008 – 2010
Injured
2011
Joined Bleadon Hill Golf Course as Club Professional
Set up Platinum Golf Academy
Attended Andrew Caldwell Athletic Golf Performance Part 1 
2012
Attended Andrew Caldwell Athletic Golf Performance Part 2Attended ‘Developing your
Swing Knowledge’ With Keith Williams PGA Master Professional
Became a Somerset County Golf Partnership Coach
2013
Increased the size of the Platinum Golf Academy to over 360 active pupils
Set up custom fitting facilities
Brought in Sarah Burnell to assist with the setting up of the Junior Academy
Somerset Golf Academy Coach
2014
Somerset Golf Partnership Committee Member
Somerset Golf Partnership Academy Coach
Joined Mendip Spring Golf & Country Club as the Head Professional
Set Up junior Passport programme
Bristol & District Team Coaching
Introduced a pathway for juniors to gain a CONGO handicap
 
Notable students:
European Tour – Gordon Brand Jnr, Mark Sanders, George Ryall
Europro Tour – Martin Sell, Danny White
West Region Tour – Paul Barrington, Mark Brookes, Adam Dart, Alex Murray
Top Amateurs – Max Brittan, Rodney Hair
 
Accomplishments:
PGA Qualified
PGA Europro Tour Card
Head Teaching Professional at the Players Golf Club
Course Manger at Bleadon Hill Golf Course
Head Professional of Mendip Spring Golf & Country Club
 
Philosophy:
Many people believe putting is an art that cannot be mastered. My objective is to dismiss this myth!