Paul Carpenter PGA AA Qualified Professional
Paul started his career at The Gleneagles Hotel; he spent six successful years there and during that time and achieved many accolades. Paul graduated in 2003 as a fully qualified professional and was involved in the successful bid for the Ryder Cup 2014. He supported many junior golf activities, becoming a Tri-Golf Instructor for the Golf Foundation and acted as technical advisor for Sport Scotland.
Paul was promoted to the head teaching professional at Gleneagles and coached many players of all abilities which include the County Teams and Golf Professionals as well as visiting parties, hotel residents and members. He continued to develop his golfing career, enjoying an experience as teaching professional at the Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club. He also spent two years at the Berkshire Golf Club in Ascot before returning to Scotland to become the Senior Professional at Royal Troon Golf Club.
Paul enjoys delivering a wide host of golf tutorial experiences to his pupils, offering lessons to suit all standards of golfers and applying methods to make the learning and understanding simple to follow. Paul continues to work in Troon throughout the summer season in the UK and has built up a strong rapport with the town residents and is highly respected as the leading golf coach within Ayrshire.
He has encouraged many youngsters to take up the sport and has reached ground breaking attendances for junior golf which occupy group classes, summer camps and golf course experiences. Paul designed a “young golfer” membership enabling golfers as young as five years old to play amongst friends on the golf course; this to date is fully subscribed and highly successful. Paul, along with his team would like to bring their expertise to the academy and make it the most desirable venue for golf tuition, golf practice, golf play and golf entertainment.