Junior Leader: Lester Mccalmon
Lester was the main driving force for the junior academy getting off the ground in 2016. Since then the academy has grown with over 50 current members.He is a level 1 qualified coach. Lester organises all of the fixtures for all of the Junior team games including our new GolfSixes team.
Head Professional: Lewis Jones
Lewis is the head coach for the Junior Academy alongside his PGA Assistants and our volunteer coaches. He has been a part of the Junior Academy team since 2016. Lewis won Wales Golf professional of the year in 2015 mainly for his work with junior golfers. Lewis also has a level 2 inclusive coaching qualification.
PGA Professional and Junior Coach: Hannah Bowen
Hannah is now a fully qualified PGA professional. She has been a part of the Junior Academy team since 2016. She runs the New2Golf sessions at the club, and works closely with the Golf Union of Wales at increasing junior participation in golf by running workshops and running coaching sessions at local schools. and is very popular with the Junior girls in our academy and alongside Lester is involved in the development of the girls golf team. Hannah also has a level 2 inclusive coaching qualification.
PGA Assistant Professional and Junior Coach: Lloyd Williams
Lloyd is a training PGA professional. He has been a part of the Junior Academy team since 2016. He has a great relationship with the juniors in the academy and was the captain for the Junior team from 2015 to 2017. He takes individual coaching sessions in a one on one basis to help build junior confidence and skill.
Level One Qualified Junior Volunteer Coach: Carl Matthews
Carl is a level 1 qualified coach. He has been a part of the Junior Academy since 2016. Carl is very popular with our tots group and is the leader of their coaching sessions.
Level One Qualified Junior Volunteer Coach: Kyle Williams
Kyle is a level 1 qualified coach. He is the current junior captain and has been a part of the Junior Academy since 2018.