Andrew Pickering

Andrew Pickering

Director Penrith Golf Hub & PGA Professional 

With over the 25 years as a qualified PGA Professional, Andrew has a wealth of experience in golf-business management and professional coaching. Andrew has established an outstanding reputation in the North of England for his ability to take a players golfing ability to the top level, coaching EuroPro, Challenge Tour and Senior European Tour Players, members of the England Golf Women’s Squad and elite county players that have gone on to achieve National titles.

Andrew continues to be a long-standing Adidas and Callaway ambassador here at Penrith Golf Hub in the Lake District.

Lee Edwards

Director Penrith Golf Hub & PGA Professional 

Beginning his career as a PGA Professional in Liverpool, Lee has spent the last six years immersed in Cumbrian Golf. Lee has coached elite golfers who have graced the amateur and professional circuits at County and National level as well as the EuroPro and Senior European Tour. With an abundance of experience in golf retail and business management, Lee’s drive is the force that will put Penrith Golf Hub on the map.

 

Lee is a proud Adidas and TaylorMade ambassador here at Penrith Golf Hub.

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Mike Newton

Mike Newton

PGA Professional & Club Fitting Specialist

Michael is an experienced Golf Professional with over 23 years coaching & custom fitting golfers of all abilities delivering his sessions in a golfing language that everyone understands. 

 

Michael also has a successful YouTube channel (Michael Newton Golf) & growing with over 40,000 subscribers & has golfers travelling great distances to seek his knowledge both coaching & fitting. To watch Mike's latest Pro's Tips, head to our dedicated page under 'Lessons'. 

Mike is a dedicated Galvin Green Ambassador and Your Golf Travel Ambassador.

James Wilkinson

PGA Professional

After a successful amateur career, James achieved his PGA Professional status in 2015, securing multiple international wins on the EuroPro Tour.

All the experience James gained through playing internationally has given him an outstanding understanding of the game and instils this into his coaching style. As a coach, James has a passion for seeing his pupils achieve their golfing goals with a simple yet effective approach to the technical side, this gives the pupil the knowledge and understanding they require to learn and improve. 

James is our lead Junior coach, running group coaching for all ages and abilities.

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Stewart Wilkinson

 PGA Professional

Starting his career at Downfield, Stewart is a renowned PGA Professional across Cumbria and Scotland with 47 years experience in the industry.  In his youth, Stewart has experienced two wins on the European Tour, and has beaten Nick Faldo twice to achieve superb playing titles. 

Stewart is known for his traditional teaching style and has coached Walker Cup players that achieved World Number 1 Status, European and EuroPro Tour players.  Stewart continues to instil his wealth of playing experience in County Players and up and coming golfers here at Penrith Golf Hub

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Emily Ingham

Emily Ingham

Store Manager

Emily has been immersed in Golf Retail from the start of her career. Managing our Golf Store here at Penrith Golf Hub, Emily is continually on top of the latest hardware and golf-clothing trends in the industry to bring them directly to you.

 

A member of Appleby Golf Club and Windermere GC in Cumbria, Emily is supported by Galvin Green, J Lindeberg and Cobra.

Jonathan Graham

PGA Professional

Before turning Pro Jonathan competed at a high level for the County at all levels, winning the northern rock and north east/west champs.

Jonathan has been a PGA Professional for 25 years which has allowed him to embrace the modern swing techniques and incorporate these into his teaching using the Boditrak, TPI and Hack motion technology to enhance the experience for his clients.

Jamie Sowerby

Retail assistant 

As a scratch golfer himself, Jamie uses his knowledge and experience in golf to assist our customers finding the product in the shop.

Jamie also works alongside the greens team in keeping the golf course and driving range to the best standard.

Jamie is supported by Ping for the 2021 season.

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Nikole Nelson

Retail Assistant 

From a golfing background having previously played for local junior teams and having spent the last few years in retail, Nikole will be a warm and friendly face in the shop to help you with any questions.