A common thing for golfers to do when they miss the green is to choose the lob wedge. However a very reliable shot to have in the ...Continue Reading →
Mums, Dads, Kids, Grannies and Grandads are all welcome to join in our Family Fun morning Sunday 19th November 2017. Tea/Coffee on arrival followed by awesome Putting challenges (lets see if mum really is good at everything!)… Then a family Golf Lesson with a PGA Professional and 3 Holes on our Par 3 Course!!!! – A much better way to spend a Sunday morning compared everyone watching a repeat of X Factor….
We welcome golfers and non golfers to ‘have a ...Continue Reading →
Burgess Hill Teaching & Playing Professional Jay Taylor took the 1st place cheque at the Sussex Professional ‘Riseborough’ Tournament.
A fine round of 67 (-3) saw Jay scoop the winners cheque by 2 strokes.
The event which is played annually at Bognor Regis Golf Club hosted a strong field of Sussex players including Challenge Tour player Paul Nessling. Other notables included Burgess Hill’s own Jonny Elliott finishing 3rd and Big hitting Jon Deare.
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England (South) Region PGA
18 Apr 17
Burgess Hill’s Ryan Fitzgerald, the current PGA South Assistants & Trainees champion, shot a flawless five-under-par 67 around Farnham to win Titleist & FootJoy A&T BetterBall Pro-Am by two strokes and notch up his first victory of 2017.
The event marks the finale of the 2016-2017 Titleist & FootJoy PGA South Winter Series, and the third time the Battle Bowl has been ...Continue Reading →
The over the top move.. As familiar to the human race as the common cold…
Many pupils tell me that they understand the ‘basics’ or the ‘fundamentals’ of the game. But if you understood the REAL fundaments of the game that I believe and teach, you will understand where the over the top move comes from and how to fix it.
It really isnt rocket science!
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4 Ways to improve your GOLF this Winter?
Structured Practice sessions
Short game variety
“The quickest way to improve your scores is by improving your short game” Jordan Speith, Maters Champion
Written by Bruce Whalley PGA Professional
Before I start rambling about anything and everything to do with Golf let me start by supporting the title of this post! … Golf, it involves relaxation, exercise, fresh air, meeting with friends, business, pleasure, focus, intelligence, strength, finess, confidence, ‘getting knocked down but getting back up’ (alot), individual and team competitiveness, success, failure, confidence, anxiety. When you think you have cracked it, it will ‘pull the rug from under your ...Continue Reading →
Burgess Hill’s Golf Professional, Ryan Fitzgerald shared 1st place in the 2016 PGA Cottesmore Pro Am this week with a superb 4 under par.
Ryan had a fast start making birdies at holes 1,2,5 and 9 and then secured the top spot with a steady back nine finish.
“I holed a handful of good putts on the front nine and gave myself more chances of birdies on the back nine but could not convert, so in hindsight ...Continue Reading →
(Contact Ryan for a Lesson [email protected] or text/ring Ryan 07557042181)
The Fine Margins of European Tour Qualifying School
This week I played in a four round event which was part of The First stage of European Tour Q School. Tour school is a grueling test of your golf game with the end goal being one of 25 European Tour Cards, the format of the school is played over three stages and a total of 16 rounds ...Continue Reading →