2018 Yorkshire Coaching

Lead Coaches

Graham Walker

The Oaks Academy

Qualified AA P.G.A Professional

Former Head Professional at the Hillsborough Golf Club

  • Yorkshire Open Champion (three times!)
  • Yorkshire Classics Champion (three times)
  • Yorkshire PGA Champion

England Golf Coach of the Year - 2015

Head Professional The Oaks Golf Club & Spa

Coach to European Tour and Challenge Tour Professionals including former Amateur Champion Garrick Porteous and Walker Cuppers Danny Willett and David Horsey amongst others.

England Golf Men’s’ Lead Coach; 

Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs Lead Coach; 

Callaway Golf Technical Advisor.

Steve Robinson

Sandburn Hall Academy

Fellow of the PGA

England golf coach of the year 2016 and 2017

Head Pro Sandburn Hall Golf Club

England Women's performance coach

Yorkshire boys and men's coach

Graduate 2017 UK Coaching world class coach development program.

Experience working with Challenge tour player LET Tour and Access tour players

Personal coach to 4 Curtis cup players 2 Walkser cup players two past British Amateur champions

Winner of County and National events.



Gary Brown:

Head Professional at Ganton Golf Club.

Class AA PGA

Yorkshire County Coach

Yorkshire Regional Coach

East Riding Union Boys’ Coach

East Riding Union 1st Team Coach

Coached Juniors who now play on Tour

Winner of County & Regional events

John Green:

Head Professional at Alwoodley Golf Club

Fellow of the PGA

ASQ Level 3 Coaching Certificate.

Yorkshire Boys Coach

Coached Juniors that now have plus figure handicaps.

Coached and mentored young assistant professionals through to full PGA Membership.

Winner of multiple Yorkshire and Northern Region Events.

Craig Fricker:

Head Professional at Styrrup Hall Golf Club.

Member of the PGA

England Under 18 Regional Coach

Yorkshire Boys County Coach

Sheffield University Lead Coach

Assistant Coach at England Internationals 2017

Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Coaching

ASQ Level 3 Coaching Certificate

Winner of Multiple Yorkshire PGA Events

Professional Winner of Yorkshire Open 2016

John King:

Head Professional at Lindrick Golf Club

Fellow of the PGA

Yorkshire County Coach

Yorkshire Regional Junior Coach

Sheffield Junior Coach

Coached Lee Westwood from Junior Golf through to European Tour

Coach to professionals at different levels

Former European Tour player

PGA Regional Order of Merit Winner 1990 & 1995

Notts. Open Champion 4 years in succession

Yorkshire PGA Champion 2008