PGA Professional

Head Professional – Simon Edwards

As a teacher, Simon has brought to Windermere Golf Club a wealth of knowledge gained from working with and observing some of the world’s finest teachers such as Jim Flick, David Leadbetter and Dave Pelz.

His simple approach to teaching the game, results in his students improving faster and having a lot more fun.

Simon turned professional in 1992 at Wrexham Golf Club.

In both 2010 and 2011, Simon qualified to play in the Open at St Andrews & Royal St Georges Kent respectively. He says this has been one of the highlights of his golfing career so far.

He has played in three BMW PGA Championships at Wentworth and was a member of three PGA Cup teams in 2003 & 2011 and in the victorious side of 2005.

Simon also won two PGA North Region Order of Merit titles in 2005 and 2006 and was Captain of the Cheshire and North Wales PGA in 2008.

The Pro Shop

Windermere Professional Shop stocks apparel and equipment by Callaway, Cross Sports, Cutter & Buck, Dwyers & Co, Ecco, Glenmuir, Mizuno, Scotty Cameron,  Titleist, and Taylor Made.

For the discerning lady golfer, we stock ladies golfing wear by Catmandoo, Daily Sports, Ecco, Green Lamb, Rohnisch and Surprize Shop.

To book an appointment or for any golfing requirements, please call the Pro Shop Team on 015394 43550 or email pro@windermeregc.co.uk.

Professional Shop Opening Times

TIME OF YEAR WEEKDAYS WEEKENDS
April 1st to September 31st 7am – 7pm 7am – 7pm
October 1st to March 31st 8am – 4pm 8am – 4pm
Christmas and New Year’s Day Closed

Tuition Rates

  • Tuition starts from £40.00 for a 45 minute sesssion
  • Short Game Golf School – £99
  • Playing Lesson – £65

Indoor Teaching Academy

State of the art computer equipment is used as a tool during lessons and is an ideal setting during the winter months to improve your game before the season starts.

The Huxley artificial putting green and Quintic Video analysis system is used for tuition on the single most important area of golf. It will also evaluate a client’s existing putter to establish if they are getting optimum performance on the greens.

Golf School Experience

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced golfer, our golf school experience will help maximise your golfing potential.  We are fully equipped to help you with all parts of the game including club fitting, full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker shots, on course strategy and creating a plan for you to reach your specific golfing goals.

The Academy has the most sophisticated video equipment to assist in improving all parts of your game. The video analysis is captured by the high resolution HUDL technique coaching software.  Your skills will be captured and analysed, utilising slow motion and stop action video to help every player understand the correct swing sequence.  The video will then be e-mailed to each student to re-enforce the learning process.

“Learning is only remembering” – Socrates

Golf School Schedule

  • Each student is required to register at the Pro Shop at Windermere Golf Club at 9 am.
  • Initial meeting with Director of Instruction, Simon Edwards, to discuss your golfing goals.
  • 3 hour Golf School begins at 9.30 am.

Golf School Experience Includes

  • 3 hours golf tuition with Director of Instruction, Simon Edwards.
  • Video drills and notes e-mailed to each student.
  • Price is £99 for per person.

The Golf School Experience is available throughout the year.

  • Add a round of golf to the Golf School Experience for £25 each,  tee times can be scheduled after the School has finished.

To schedule your Experience, please call the Academy team on 015394 43550 or e-mail pro@windermeregc.co.uk.

Please visit https://www.simonedwardsgolfacademy.com/ for further information about Simon.