Gavin, originally from Solihull, joined the club in January 2016. Prior to that Gavin was Head PGA Golf Professional at The Carrick on Loch Lomond for 6 years during which he was the county coach for Dunbartonshire and Argyll Girls and Ladies and also a Bunkered Golf Magazine Teaching panellist for 6 years. Prior to joining the Carrick on Loch Lomond, Gavin spent two years as Qualified PGA Golf Professional at Royal Troon Golf Club.
Gavin started his PGA training, after completing an honours degree in Sport Management, as an Assistant Professional at Cocks Moors Woods Golf Course in Birmingham. Gavin spent 5 years here and during this period played full time on the PGA Europro Tour and also caddied on the European Tour on and off for nearly 10 years.
Gavin has vast experience coaching golfers of all ability levels, from complete beginners to fellow golf professionals and is also highly trained in custom fitting using launch monitor technology.
DANIEL BILLS - QUALIFIED PGA GOLF PROFESSIONAL
Daniel joined the team in April 2016. Previously Daniel was Qualified PGA Golf Professional at Dunham Forest and prior to that Daniel spent 12 months at Bourn Golf and Leisure. Daniel completed his training at Heyrose Golf Club where he was for 5 years.
Whilst at The West Lancashire Golf Club, Daniel will be concentrating on assisting Gavin to run the retail side of the business and utilising his custom fitting and coaching experience to help all sections of the membership and visitors.
Lewis joined the team in January 2016. Previous to this Lewis spent 7 years working in the RAF. Having a keen interest in golf and also being a member of the club Lewis is now looking to embark on a career in golf and has hopes of joining the PGA. Over a very short period of time Lewis has built up an extremely good reputation for custom club stamping and paint fill and has also shown a very keen interest in the club repair side of the business. In addition to running our workshop, Lewis is also the golf clubs Caddie Master.