Darren Read is the PGA Qualified Club Professional with over 25 years experience the last 20 having been spent here at Saltford.
Most of Darrens focus nowadays is centred around offering an excellent service to both Members and Visitors but his playing career highlights include:
- Over 50 Tournament Wins
- Gloucester and Somerset Champion (3 Times)
- Winner of the Cornish Festival
- West of England Assistants Champion
- West Region Order of Merit Tournament Winner
- Welsh Open Champion
- Achieved 10 Course Records
If you want to get your swing into shape or improve your short game, Darren is offering a course of 6 lessons for the price of 5, at only £125. This offer is also available as a gift voucher which makes an ideal present for new or seasoned golfers.
We strive to offer the highest level of coaching.
Head Club Professional, Darren Read, teaches all abilities from professional to juniors and beginnners, individual and group sessions. Darren uses the latest technology with both iPad and Skytrak available to ensure you get the most from your lesson. Darren will always strive to give you the best tailored packages available.
PGA Professional, Chris Coles also offers lessons for every golfing ability, using video analysis to provide the best lesson possible on all occasions. For Chris’ price list please see the golf lessons and tuition page.
Assistant PGA Training Professional, Joe Bray is offering lessons to all golfers. Joe is a fully qualified level 2 putter fitter and has a keen passion and wide knowledge that allows him to specialize in putting tuition. He is currently going through training with The PGA to obtain full PGA Membership. - VISIT JOE'S WEBSITE & BOOK YOUR LESSONS ONLINE - BOOK NOW
FULL PRICES FOR ALL PROFESSIONALS >> CLICK HERE
New floodlit driving range now open. Lessons available till 8pm daily.
Call in to discuss lesson options please speak to Darren, Chris or Joe in the pro shop or call 01225 873513 Option 5 Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Professional Shop Opening Hours (1st April - 31st October)
Monday - 7:30 - 5:00
Tuesday - 7:30 - 6:00
Wednesday - 7:30 - 6:00
Thursday - 7:30 - 6:00
Friday - 7:30 - 5:00
Saturday - 7:30 - 6:00
Sunday - 7:30 - 5:00
For golf availability please contact the proshop either by phone 01225 873513 or by email email@example.com
Darren is a member of Foremost Golf, the UK's largest Professional Golf buying group with over 1,200 professional members.
This enables him to be highly competitive and offer you an impressive range of clothing and equipment at excellent prices.
He prides himself on always offering excellent product knowledge and high quality merchandise, brands stocked include, TaylorMade, Callaway, Srixon, FootJoy, Adidas, Cobra, Motocaddy, Footjoy, Galvin Green, Under Armour and many more.
Darren and his two assistant professionals Chris and Joe will always be on hand 360 days of the year to provide the best knowlage on clubs, Balls and many other products.
Club Repairs (PRICE LIST)
Darren and his team offer a range of club repars in store.
RE-SHAFT BROKEN IRONS - FROM £28.00
SAVE GRIP - £5.00
LOFT AND LIE ADJUSTMENTS PER CLUB - £3.00
EXTEND GRAPHITE SHAFT & SAVE GRIP - £10.00
EXTEND STEEL SHAFT & SAVE GRIP - £7.00
SHORTEN CLUBS & SAVE GRIP - £7.00
EPOXY LOOSE HEADS - £6.00
FIX RATTLE IN WOOD - £10.00
THICKEN GRIPS - £3.00 PER CLUB
RE GRIP USING YOUR OWN GRIPS - £3.00 PER GRIP
RE-SHAFT IRONS USING YOUR OWN SHAFTS - £60.00
We also offer a huge range of Golf Pride and Lamkin Grips from £8.00 per grip