Alan White turned pro in 1982 when he became an assistant at Gleneagles Hotel and Golf Courses in Perthshire. In 1989 he left Gleneagles and moved to Aberdeen to be head pro at Murcar Golf Club. After a successful 7 years there, Alan moved to Lanark Golf Club where he has been since.
In 2001 Alan was given the honour of being the Centenary Captain of the Scottish PGA. He then served as Chairman of the Scottish PGA until 2014 and now sits on the Board of the PGA of GB&I. To recognise Alan’s experience as a Golf Coach as well his work with the PGA he was made a Advance Fellow of the PGA, which he was presented with at the "Open" at Turnberry in 2009
Alan is much in demand as a teacher and coach. With his Assistant Professionals, he provides a comprehensive teaching service to suit players of every standard, from beginners to highly accomplished golfers, including some of Scotland’s best amateurs and young tour professionals.
Book your session by calling 01555 661456 .
Your PGA Professional
From the man himself:
"I have coached and coach both Scottish Professional and Scottish Amateur Champions. Also European Tour Players, Senior European Tour Players, Challenge Tour ,Europro Tour and Tartan Tour Players. Walker Cup Players. Ladies European Tour Players, and Ladies Senior Internationalists. Also Lanarkshire Gents and Ladies County Champions, and Ayrshire County Champion.
Over 50 golf professionals have travelled to Lanark Golf Club for tuition. I have been named one of Golf World's Top 100 UK golf coaches and Today's Golfer Top 50 coach. And South Lanarkshire / Sports Scotland, High Performance coach of the year."
Take your golfing experience to the next level with the FlightScope X2, the world’s most accurate and portable golf launch monitor. Alan also uses video analysis with all of his lessons utilising the best video equipment available including IPad with V1 software, or Casio FX1 Camera for super slow mo swing analysis.
£35 for 30 minute lesson(video analysis available using IPad V1 or Casio FX1 Camera)
£60 for 60 minute lesson(video analysis using IPad V1, Casio FX1 Camera and/or FlightScope X2 launch monitor available)
Meet the rest of the team
Jackson joined us from Craigmiller Park Golf Club where he was a PGA Assistant Golf Professional.Previously he was a member at Mortonhall Golf Club, where he played off a handicap of scratch.
Adam started with us at the start of the 2016 season as our new Assistant Professional. As an amateur Adam held a +3 handicap at Sandiway Golf Club in Cheshire and played for England 3 times but we wont hold that against him!
Junior Coaching/Academy If you have a child who would like to take up this great sport, why not let them have some individual or group lessons to set them on the right track. If they don’t have any equipment, don’t worry we can sort them out with clubs for lessons so they can see if they enjoy it or not. If they do, we have a great range of junior equipment available at very affordable prices.
Invidual lessons are available for children who are new to the sport or have been playing for a while with Adam or Jackson for £19.50 per lesson Lanark Golf Club Junior Academy Lessons Ideal for all ages and abilities. Open to girls and boys, members and non members. The academy runs throughout the year in blocks of 6 lessons. Lanark Golf Club regularly hosts open days for children to come along and see if they think they would like to take the game up.
Call the Pro Shop on 01555 661456 for further details.