Golf Lessons

Golf Lessons

“Golf lessons are all about you and what you want to get out of your game. We pride ourselves on being good listeners and aim to provide the best possible professional advice whilst making each lesson as enjoyable and rewarding as we can for each of you.”

— Stephen, Keiran, Roger, James and Jack
Birchwood Park’s PGA Professionals

Group Golf Tuition

A group session is good fun, great for meeting people and perfect if you want to get started and find out more about the game. You can just roll up for a group session.

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Individual Golf Coaching

Your own golf coach for one off sessions or a series of sessions will ensure you focus on what matters to you and your game. Our friendly PGA Professionals will help you be your best. Prices start from £25 for 30 minutes.

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Golf for Beginners

Golf for Beginners

Many beginners enjoy group golf lessons to get started and our flexible options make it easy for you to choose. However, groups are not for everyone and with individual golf coaching from the word go you’ll build a strong foundation for your game.

Golf for Juniors

Golf for Juniors

The Junior Golf School at Birchwood Park has great facilities for developing juniors, from complete beginners to elite young players. Group lessons run throughout the week and at weekends throughout the year. Also dont miss out on our very popular Junior holiday camps which are held in all School holidays.

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Golf for Women

Golf for Women

We run relaxed and friendly group golf lessons for women where the focus is on techniques and skills that women in general find most helpful for learning and improving their game. Whether new to the game or not, you can just roll up to one of these sessions.

Learn Golf in a Day

A fun way to pick up the essentials of the game and walk away with a good feel for what golf can offer you.

Price: £49 for the day including food and refreshments.

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Prices and Timetables

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Meet the PGA Pro Team

At Birchwood Park Golf & Country Club, we have a team of fully qualified PGA golf professionals who are available 7 days a week to help enhance and assist you.

Stephen Lee

Stephen Lee

PGA Golf Qualified Head Professional

Stephen has been at Birchwood Park since 2012. He turned pro in  2001 after a relatively short playing  career as a very capable regional  professional. Since 2003, has held  the roles of Head Professional and  Director of Golf at some very popular  local golf courses. He has taught and  improved a number of elite junior  golfers who have since gone on to  turn professional themselves.

Keiran Poole

KEIRAN POOLE

PGA Head Teaching Professional

Keiran studied sports science and development coaching at Bournemouth University before embarking on his Professional golfing career studying for his PGA degree at Birmingham University. 

Keiran had dedicated the past 10 years to coaching all levels of golfers, from players on the European Challenge Tour to total beginners. Keiran is also currently a Kent County Junior Coach. 

Keiran has experience in both traditional and modern techniques and teaches using Flightscope and Video analysis to deliver a quality coaching experience. 

Roger Cornwell

Roger Cornwell

PGA Golf Qualified Professional

I have been a PGA qualified Golf Professional for 42 years and have a wealth of knowledge coaching all ages and levels of golfers. I believe you are never too young or old to improve and have fun whilst doing so. I keep all swing thoughts very simple and easy to understand. I am the new boy at Birchwood Park but hope I will have many years here to help you improve and enjoy your game more.

I am a very patient coach with a good sense of humour.

James McGilvray

JAMES MCGILVRAY

PGA Golf Qualified Professional

At the tender age of seven James entered the golfing world through his family’s passion for the game. He continued at Thorndon Park Golf Club where he went on to become junior captain and a vital member of the men’s first team.

James attended USA-based Campbell University Professional Golf Management degree, which included studying coaching, player development and the rules of golf. On returning to England 2007 James obtained a degree from Buckinghamshire New University in Sports Management: Golf Studies.

James continued to keep a great record with the Universities first team and regularly competing in regional and national tournaments. During this time he also became a golf ambassador for the Golf union, helping clubs in their Golf Mark accreditation.

It was in August 2012 James started his journey in becoming a full member of the PGA as a qualified PGA Professional after completing his degree from Birmingham University. James is a highly active member of the team, and if he’s not behind the counter or coaching you will find him practicing and playing golf. He lives for the game.

James States “I understand that no one person is the same and employ various teaching styles and equipment to suit each individual player and their golf swing. I am driven to improving all areas of my player’s games to achieve their goals. I have competed on the ALPS Tour, EuroPro Tour and South Region and am looking to progress further in the coming year”

 

Jack Ryan

Jack ryan

PGA Golf Assistant Professional

Jack turned professional in 2015 and is currently enrolled on the PGA degree at Birmingham University. Jack has had success at both amateur and professional level and is a driven player and coach. Jack uses V1 video analysis with his clients to deliver a good customer experience.

His focus at Birchwood Park Golf and Country Club is to help develop his players and expand our successful junior programme.

Golf Membership

BENEFITS
  • Book tee times up to 14 days in advance
  • Hold an official handicap
  • Take part in regular club competitions
  • 10% discount in the Café Bar & Grill
  • Discount on Health & Fitness membership
  • Complimentary golf at 8 other BGL venues (up to 12 times a year, excluding Burhill)
  • 2 x Complimentary One Ball Vouchers at Burhill Golf Club
  • Membership of Kent Golf Union and English Golf Union
  • Discounted rate of £49 per night at Thornbury Golf & Lodge, Bristol (room rate only & subject to availability)

From just under

£13

per week

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Please call us on 01322 662038 or send us your details.

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