Leeds Golf Centre and Leeds City College is set to help teach the next wave of the region’s elite golfers after agreeing a unique partnership, to introduce a new Elite Student Golf Programme from September.
Students who elect to take part in the programme will take full advantage of state of the art facilities and receive coaching and tuition from the fully qualified staff at The Leadbetter Golf Academy at Leeds Golf Centre.
Andy Herridge, Head Professional at Leeds Golf Centre said: “We’re delighted to announce this partnership with Leeds City College. It’s important for the next generation of golfers that the sport is part of the further education curriculum. This course will introduce players to elite level facilities, official course etiquette and qualified teaching, ready to inspire the next wave of pro-ready golfers.”
Anthony Gallagher, Head of Leeds City College Academy for Sport, said: “We are always striving to offer the best possible experience and environment for our students. Many pupils are already keen golfers and working alongside Leeds Golf Centre and the prestigious Leadbetter Golf Academy will offer a great chance for participants to improve their game and leave Leeds City College with a well-rounded elite qualification.”
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