Profiles of Clubgolf Coaching Staff

 

Junior golf is well supported and encouraged at Prestonfield Golf Club. Prestonfield GC has carefully chosen and developed a team of 15 enthusiastic and encouraging PGA qualified coaches and volunteer helpers to work with our young golfers of the future in the city of Edinburgh.

Scott Johnston

I have been a member of Prestonfield golf club for over 25 years, I am a past gents club champion and have been proud to represent the club in team matches throughout my time at the club. I have been a Clubgolf coach since April 2012.

Cameron Gray

Cameron joined Prestonfield GC as a Junior Member, and has represented the Club Team at both Junior and Senior Level. He is also a qualified football coach.

Liz Taylor

I have been a member of Prestonfield golf club for 15 years. I am a member of the Midlothian County Ladies Golfing Association and represent the Club in team matches. I have been a qualified Clubgolf coach since April 2012 passing both level 1 & level 1 plus.

Liz has won the ClubGolf ‘Volunteer of the Year’ award for 2013, sponsored by RBS. This annual award is made to reward individuals who demonstrate excellence and dedication to the development of golf in their clubs.

Neil Dall

I have been a member at Prestonfield GC since 2001 and play regularly in gents competitions. I joined the Clubgolf volunteer team in April 2016, after passing the PGA Level 1 course. My eldest son has recently started on the Clubgolf programme.

Rick Grevatt

Richard is in his third year of membership at Prestonfield, since moving to Edinburgh from Vancouver, Canada. Richard has been playing golf for over 45 years, has been a volunteer with the Club Golf program for the past 2 years and has recently completed his Scottish PGA coaching accreditation.

Cynthia Young

I have been a member of Prestonfield Golf Club for over 40 years and during that time have been a Committee member, Treasurer and Captain of the ladies’ section. I am also a member of the Midlothian County Ladies’ Golf Association. I qualified as a Club Golf, level 1 coach in 2016.

Kate Brannan

I have been a member of Prestonfield Golf Club for over 30 years and Lady Secretary for the past 10 years.

Glenis Williamson

I’ve been a member of Prestonfield for 10 years. Volunteer for 6 years and assist Liz Taylor with the admin of Clubgolf.

Charlie Williamson

I’ve been a member of Prestonfield for 10 years. Level 1 coach for 6 years, now Level 1 plus for 3 years.

Russell Bisset

Russell Bisset, joined Prestonfield GC 35 years ago, now a retired senior member playing 3 times weekly off 15 handicap. Joined Clubgolf team in 2017 as volunteer and qualified as Level 1 coach in February 2018. Looking forward to introducing new youngsters to a wonderful game.

Maureen Cranston

I have been a member of Prestonfield Golf Club for 40 years. I have been the Ladies’ Treasurer, Vice Captain & Captain in 2017. Also, a member of the Greens Committee and Administrator of the 100 club. I started playing golf with my family at 10 years old and I am delighted I have been able to help Clubgolf as a volunteer for the last 3 years.

Charles Granleese

I grew up playing the game of golf on the links golf courses of Northern Ireland. I have been a member of Prestonfield Golf Club for 3 years and enjoy sharing my passion for the game by coaching the juniors I am a level 1 Advanced coach and look forward to building on this in the future.

Maxine Nicholson

I have been a member of Prestonfield for 19 years now and am currently the Lady Captain. I have been helping with Clubgolf for a couple of years which I am really enjoying.