• The Glenister Golf Academy

    • Free taster sessions available now!

      Get into golf with no initial cost or commitment! Take advantage of our special offer and let Head Professional Graham Glenister guide you into the wonderful world of golf. Call us on 01905 620747 to book your appointment Today!

    • The Glenister Golf Academy boasts 3 experienced PGA Professional's offering first class instruction in the fun, friendly and relaxed environment at Ombersley Golf Club.

      Lessons are taken on our undercover driving range, short game area, putting green or first class all weather 18 hole golf course.

    • The academy caters for all abilities, whether you're new to the game, or have high hopes of competing at tournament level, then our Professional's will put you through your paces to ensure maximum success. There are also regular group sessions available, including the Ladies Coffee Morning on Wednesdays with Jamie Hodges and the Junior Academy on a Sunday morning with Mark Nelson.

      So whatever it is you are looking for in golf instruction you can guarantee The Glenister Golf Academy can provide it. Please give us a call today to see how we can help.

    • Graham Glenister: General Manager & PGA Professional

    • Graham has been at Ombersley Golf Club since 1990 and is passionate about teaching golf to absolutely everyone who wants to play the game. He gets as much enjoyment from teaching a complete novice to hit a cracker as he does showing a single figure handicapper how to shave a couple of shots off his or her round. Graham’s in depth studies of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) have combined to increase his communication skills to enable him to work faster and in tune with his pupils best learning method.

      He believes “simple is brilliant” and the best teacher is the one who makes you both understand and better in the easiest possible way.

    • Graham Glenister
      General Manager & PGA Professional
    • Jamie Hodges: PGA Professional

    • Jamie began his golf career at a young age playing for the county of Worcestershire and competing in regional and national amateur ranking events. He won his regional section of the Independent Golf Schools Association Championship in 2010 and later finished runner-up in the national finals contested between the best schoolboy golfers’ from all over the British Isles. At the age of 18 he joined Ombersley Golf Club and turned Professional in order to undertake his PGA training. As a Professional he competed on the WPGA & Midlands PGA Tour as well as The Open Championship.

      As a PGA Class A Professional with ASQ Level 1 & ASQ Level 2 golf coaching qualifications, as well as many more. He now enjoys teaching a vast array of golfer’s from the absolute beginner to elite player level. Jamie‘s coaching philosophies centre around optimising an individual’s movement to fit to their own unique physical characteristics and identity. By teaching the golfer to effectively use the correct body parts to increase speed whilst maintaining control, this gives them the best chance possible of performing a repetitive action.

    • Jamie Hodges
      Assistant General Manager & PGA Professional
    • Mark Nelson: PGA Professional

    • Mark has been part of the Glenister Golf Academy team since 2014. During this time he has developed an extensive client base of all ages and abilities and helped many golfers reach their potential and achieve their goals. He has also created a junior academy and unique structure which aims to develop all aspects of young aspiring golfers.

      Mark specifically has an interest in the biomechanics of the golf swing. His knowledge of which has been developed through his own research into the effects of training on golf swing kinematics using 3D biomechanics to analyse the results.

      Marks bachelors degree in Golf Management, PGA class A qualification and years of experience have created an approach to coaching that can be adapted to suit any individual. If you would like to discuss what options are going to benefit you please pop into the golf shop to see Mark or give him a ring on 07534 933187.

    • Mark Nelson
      PGA Professional