Head Teaching Professional
Nicola comes with an abundance of experience, having secured a place in the first European PGA University course, pioneered by the PGA of Europe. She was the first female in Europe to graduate and qualify as a PGA Professional from the course in 1994; going on to become the PGA’s youngest female Head Professional at the age of 24.
Now devoting her time to coaching, she is an accredited Golf Psychology Coach, Golf Union of Wales accredited coach and former England and Wales County coach, sport UK disability coach and Golf Union of Wales ambassador.
Nicola is a former Welsh International player at junior and senior level, county golfer and has played in a few WPGA events, most notably qualifying for the Ladies British Open.
Highlights of her career so far are being accredited with the PGA Advanced Status for the “outstanding contribution” she has made to the development of golf; winning the Golf Foundation Presidents Award; Being named Golf Development Wales PGA Professional of the Year; becoming a finalist in the BBC sports awards for Community Sports Coach of the Year and winning the Swansea City & County Community Sports Coach of the Year.
Nicola’s style of coaching involves uncomplicated language and easy to practice techniques; and incorporating the mental approach to your golf game. She believes in coaching the whole game from tee to green.
Nicola is available for private and group lessons from beginner to experienced golfer. She also organises golf tuition breaks here at Burnham and Berrow, within the UK and in warmer climates, abroad. Mobile - 07508360151