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Yorkshire Coaching2024

Lead Coaches

Graham Walker

Graham Walker’s Golf Academy at The Oaks

PGA Master Professional (2017)

Head Professional at the Oaks Golf Club & Spa

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

England Golf Coach of the Year – 2015

England Golf Lead Coach – 2011 to Present

Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs Lead Coach

Coach to European Tour Players: Paul Waring & Garrick Porteous

Short Game Coach to Tommy Fleetwood (French Open Champion 2017, Race to Dubai Winner 2017 & Abu Dhabi Champion 2018)

Former Coach to Danny Willett (Winner of 2012 BMW International) & David Horsey (Winner of BMW International in 2010 & Hassan II Trophy in 2011)

Steve Robinson

Sandburn Hall Academy

Fellow of the PGA

England Golf Women’s national coach 2007 – Present day

European Team Champions Coach 2016, 2017, 2021 & 2022

Head Teaching Pro at Sandburn Hall Golf Club

Yorkshire Men’s Lead Coach

Yorkshire Boys Lead Coach

Coach to European Tour winners, Challenge Tour winners and LET Access Tour winners.

Performance coach to Matt Fitzpatrick, US PGA Tour winner & US Open Champion 2022 from 2019 – Present day.

England Golf Coach of the Year 2016, 2017, 2021 & 2022.

Personal Coach to 4 Curtius Cup players, 2 Walker Cup players, 2 Amateur Champions, 3 English Amateur Champions and 1 European Amateur Champion.

Graduate of UK Sports Aspire World Class Coaching Programme 2017

UK Sports Ambassador 2021 – Present day.

Coaches

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

Craig Fricker:

Head Professional at Styrrup Hall Golf Club.

Member of the PGA

England Under 18 Regional Coach 2014 – 2018

Yorkshire Boys County Coach

Sheffield University Lead Coach

Master’s degree in Sports Coaching University of Birmingham

Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Coaching

ASQ Level 3 Coaching Certificate

Winner of Multiple Yorkshire PGA Events

Professional Winner of Yorkshire Open 2016

Andrew Rossington:

Head PGA Professional at Lindrick Golf Club

Accredited PGA Professional

Coached players winning high level amateur and professional events and on numerous tours(DP World tour, Challenge Tour, Asian Tour, Europro Tour)

Winner of multiple county and national events

Gareth Davies:

Head teaching professional at Abbeydale Golf Club

PGA Advanced Professional

Yorkshire boys and men’s coach

Yorkshire Ladies girls coach

PGA Assistant of the Year 2017 (leading PGA graduate in the UK)

2-time winner on the European Challenge Tour (2004 and 2005)

Competed in 40 European Tour events and 100 European Challenge Tour events

Winner of numerous PGA events at National, Regional and County level

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