- Turned Professional in 2006 and has been Head Professional at Swansea Bay Golf Club since 2016.
- Golf Development Wales PGA Professional of the year 2015.
- Class AA PGA Professional.
- GC2 Launch Monitor qualified custom club fitter.
- Level 1 and 2 Inclusive coaching qualification.
- First Aid qualification.
- Develops games of both beginners and elite players of all ages.
- See-More Putting Lab Qualified fitter.
Mathew Rees is a year one PGA professional. Mathew Joined the Professional staff at Swansea Bay in June 2020. Before joining the team, he spent six years in American on a golf scholarship, playing for 4 years as a member of the golf team at Hastings College before moving on to become the graduate assistant for the next 2 years.
Mathew started playing golf at the age of 7 and has dedicated the past 17 years improving and perfecting his understanding of golf through playing and coaching. Mathew brings this experience to help coach the junior section through small group training focusing on what it takes to be a successful player. He also helps with advancing the game of golf for women through the New2Golf scheme.
Mathew hopes to become a successful coach in the future and has aspirations to one day teach at the elite level of PGA and LPGA players.