Mark Pirie - PGA Professional
Mark has been in the golfing business for over 22 years and brings a wealth of experience to Pitlochry Golf. Having qualified to be a full PGA member in 1997, he has continually kept up to date with the latest PGA developments, courses and teaching techniques, and is always on the look-out for extra qualifications to improve his skills.
Mark has had varied success in playing competitions on the assistants tournament circuit, on the main Tartan Tour and more recently in the Midland Golfer’s Alliance programme with some recent wins and top 5 finishes too. However, his main concentration and efforts go into helping to develop Pitlochry Golf into one of Scotland’s leading golfing tourist destinations
Graeme Leggat - PGA Teaching Professional
From Blairgowrie and former mens' club champion at The Blairgowrie GC. Graeme did his PGA training under A. P. Thomson at Inverness GC before progressing on to both Loch Ness GC and Muir of Ord GC. Whilst working in the Highlands he did a lot of private lessons and Junior group coaching for the ‘Golf Foundation’ and Highland & Lochaber District Councils at many golf clubs throughout the Highland Region. In early 2000 he made the decision to go overseas to work as a full time PGA Coach in Holland where he worked for 11+ years coaching golfers of all levels in the form of 1-to-1 lessons , group coaching and corporate golf clinics - in all facets of the game. Graeme has attended self funded education seminars throughout Europe with The Titleist Performance Institute (TPI), PGA of GB & PGA Holland to improve his knowledge of golf coaching, Biomechanics, Sports Science & club fitting. Graeme has played in tournaments in both Scotland and Holland. Besides English he can count on Dutch as a second language.
PGA Advanced Professional 'AA' (PGA Member since 1991)
TPI Golf Professional Levels I , Level II & Junior Level II
Trackman Certified Level I, Level II & Operator. NLP ‘ Trained Brain’
Ping Club Fitting, Plane Truth level 1
1988-1991 PGA Trainee Golf Professional Inverness GC
1992-1997 PGA Golf Teaching Professional Loch Ness GC , Fortrose & Rosemarkie GC
1998-2000 PGA Club Professional Muir of Ord GC
2000-2006 PGA Head Golf Professional NGH Ameland, NGH Aelderholt
2006-2010 PGA Head Golf Professional Het Golfcentrum Vossenhole
2010-2011 PGA Teaching Professional GC Princenbosch
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