PGA Head Professional – Joel Saunders
Joel has been attached to Verulam as a PGA Professional since 2001 having been a Junior Member of the Club.
Following qualification to the PGA in 2004, Joel has developed a busy teaching schedule combined with playing in PGA Tournaments within the East Region PGA and in various National Events.
Laurence Allen - Academy Managing Director & PGA AA Class Professional
Laurence has recently joined the team having been based at Brookmans Park Golf Club for 6 years. Coming to Verulam Golf Club as PGA Academy Managing Director his key roles are, driving the Academy & Tuition forward being proactive and innovative in creating and delivering golf development initiatives.
Having completed his PGA Degree in 2012 he has been applying his trade as the Teaching Professional and Junior Co–Coordinator whilst also finding time to play events on the PGA East Region.
Playing golf from the age of 4 through to a top amateur career accompanying the likes of Rory McIlroy has driven his passion for teaching the game of golf.
“I bring expertise and skills to deliver top class coaching, strategies to enhance grass roots golf and building an environment that every golfer will want to be a part of”.
Carl Morf00t - PGA Assistant Professional
Carl has recently joined our professional team at Verulam Golf Club having spent time coaching at Oak Leaf Golf Complex and Quinta Do Lago. Carl is passionate about practicing and playing, having competed at national level as an amateur.
Carl graduated from the Applied Golf Management Studies degree at the University of Birmingham in 2016. He brings a wealth of knowledge to the team, allowing him to provide an outstanding coaching service to both members and visitors.
Our Professional’s Shop has recently being completely refurbished, so why not pop in and see the new and extensive range of clothing and equipment on offer. Tel: 01727 853327 – Option 1 Direct Tel: 01727 861401
Here at Verulam we stock a wide range of the top brands in golf including: Callaway, Ping, Footjoy, ECCO, IJP, Under Armour, Glenmuir and many more! We are also members of Foremost, which is the leading buying group for golf shops like ourselves across the whole of Great Britain. This means we are able to get hold of any product you desire!
We are an authorised Ping, Callaway and Mizuno fitting centre. We are fully equipped with the latest in launch monitor technology with the GC2. There truly is nowhere better to go to be fitted with a game changing set of golf clubs!
The importance of custom fitting is becoming a more and more important part of the game as people are reaping the benefits of having a set of golf clubs that match their height, build and swing speed. If your clubs are not right for you it will make the game incredibly hard and make being a consistent golfer virtually impossible! With a set of clubs that are right for your unique person you will find that your bad shots become better and you will see your good shots turn great! Come and see our experienced professionals to make sure that you are fitted with the correct equipment to shave shots off of your score!
We have the latest technology in coaching with the Foresight GC2 HMT (Head Measurement Technology) combines with the GC2 to precisely capture club head data with an ease and accuracy never before seen. With HMT, the most comprehensive analysis of a player's swing and club head performance is at your fingertips. Instantly see critical data such as club head speed, horizontal club path, smash factor, dynamic loft and lie - even impact location - with the same unmatched accuracy.