Zoe attends Coaches Camp with top instructors in Surrey
Zoe recently attended “Coach Camp” a two day coaching seminar at Drift Golf Club, Surrey with five other Golf coaches from N Ireland.
Coach Camp, run by several high profile coaches, aims to make a significant change in the way Golf coaches and professionals help students improve.
The feature presenters at Coach Camp were:
Chuck Cook from Austin, Texas
Chuck is instructor emeritus at the University of Texas Golf Club and is currently the #2 ranked instructor on the Golf Digest Top 50 list. Chuck’s pupils have won 7 majors, over 70 tournaments on the PGA Tour, 3 US Amateurs and 5 NCAA individual championships.
Chuck has worked with Major winners Payne Stewart, Tom Kite and Corey Pavin. More recently Chuck has assisted US PGA Winners Keegan Bradley and Jason Dufner and has also worked with Luke Donald.
Andrew Rice from S. Africa
Andrew is now Director of Instruction at The Club at Savannah Harbor, Georgia. Andrew is highly acclaimed for using cutting edge teaching technology to help golfers of all skill levels control the flight of their ball and improve their game.
David Orr from North Carolina
David Orr is a renowned putting coach and is Director of Instruction at Campbell University’s PGA Golf Management Programme in North Carolina. David specialises in 3D Human Motion Analysis in putting and has worked with Justin Rose helping him perform at the 2013 US Open and Rio Olympics. David has also coached 60 top Tour professionals including Hunter Mahan, Suzann Pettersen and Cheyenne Woods.
Scott Cowx from Ontario, Canada
Scott Cowx, based at the Hamilton Golf & Country Club in Ancaster, Ontario, Canada, is one of Canada’s top Golf Coaches and a biomechanics expert. Scott’s coaching has brought Canadian Rookie Mackenzie Hughes from a 15 year old Junior Player to a PGA Tour Winner. Scott has also worked with PGA and European Tour Players Eduardo Molinari, Grant Waite, Mike Weir and Robert Rock.
Dr. Scott Lynn from California State University
Scott is the associate Professor at California State University, Fullerton and Research Director at Swing Catalyst.
The seminar included presentations, live lessons, Q&A sessions and putting demonstrations. There were also demonstrations from event sponsors
Zoe was able to hone her putting skills with a lesson from putting Guru David Orr.
Stephen Gordon – Holywood Golf Club, Zoe Allen Lurgan Golf Club, Coach Camp Coaches Andrew Rice - Savannah Harbor, Georgia, Scott Cowx - Hamilton Golf & Country Club, Canada, David Orr - Campbell University, N Carolina, Chuck Cook – Austin Texas, Michael McGivern and Chris Carvill both from Belvoir Park Golf Club
Tags: Golf Coaching