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Save money with PGA Benefits

  PGA Benefits gives you access to a range of benefits and discounts designed to support members both personally and professionally. This month’s highlights include: Save money on gym memberships Save money on gym memberships with My Gym Discounts! It is a voucher-based or discount code scheme which offers members the

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Golf and Health Week – Get involved!

  PGA Members in golf facilities across the UK, Ireland and the rest of the world are encouraged to support a dedicated campaign to raise awareness of the health benefits of golf. The first ever Golf and Health Week will take place from April 15-19 and will aim to encourage

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Masters winner challenges Huxley Golf

Masters winner challenges Huxley Golf

  So impressed with the impact that his Huxley Golf indoor putting green had on his game before going onto win The Masters, Danny Willett returned to the world leading golf surfaces company to challenge them to create a new practice area. Willett had one a very specific brief. This

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Working with the yips CPD course

  Course Title: Working with the Yips Date: 24/4/2019 Cost (Member): £42 Venue: PGA National Training Academy, The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield   Course introduction This CPD workshop is aimed at all PGA Professionals that coach or play and have an interest in the yips and the effects of anxiety and/or

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A fitting sign off for Wixon

  Nigel Wixon is retiring when he reaches the age of 70 in August after 55 years as a PGA Professional. He has been at Enmore Park for 47 years after starting with Richard Bradbeer at his home-town Bristol and Clifton club for four years. He accompanied him to Burnham

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Brooks returns to his roots

  Michael Brooks started his career as a PGA Professional working for his dad Andrew at Royal St George’s in Kent before moving to Castletown on the Isle of Man then on to Malton & Norton in Yorkshire. Now his travels have brought him home to Scotland, where he has

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Coates lands top role at Royal Winchester

  With big plans for the future, Elliot Coates has been appointed to become the new PGA Head Professional at Royal Winchester Golf Club. As he explains: “After working here for six years, first as a PGA Assistant and then as the Head PGA Assistant, this is a fantastic opportunity

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Ilkley – home to the great and the good

  It reads like a who’s who of golfing legends when you study the names etched on the honours board at Yorkshire club Ilkley. Many of them graced the original Rombalds Moor course prior to switching to its present location which included such luminaries as James Taylor, James Braid, Harry

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Alison Johns – First lady

  Alison Johns has set her sights on spending her reign as PGA Midlands captain as a world champion, writes Adrian Milledge. Honoured, surprised and cautious are just three of the reactions Alison Johns experienced when she was invited to become PGA Midlands captain next year. In doing so, Johns

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McGeady chasing hat-trick

  Michael McGeady will be chasing a remarkable hat-trick of titles at the Walled City of Derry & Strabane Pro-Am on August 24th and 25th. The tournament, sponsored by Bishop’s Gate Hotel and Frylite and supported by Derry City and Strabane District Council is one of the largest events on

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