Daniel Gregory, Michael Beck and Jonathan Pyle are regarded as three of the most enthusiastic and motivated Golf Professionals in South Yorkshire. All having a passion for teaching and playing, as well as running a successful retail business. Mike and Dan both started their golf at Thorne GC, a small municipal course based in the Doncaster area, and ever since then have gone on to form a formidable partnership both on and off the golf course.
As a player, Mike represented Yorkshire at boy’s level before going on to represent the Sheffield Union on many occasions. At 19 he joined Doncaster GC where he became part of a successful scratch team and went on to win many trophies. These include; Club Champion 3 times, Sheffield 1st Division Team Championship, Yorkshire 4th & 3rd Division Team Championships and his most memorable, the Sheffield Alliance Championship, a trophy that Lee Westwood has won.
Mike is well known in the South Yorkshire area for having a fantastic array of shots in his game, especially on and around the greens. Over the last 5 years, Mike has made it his mission to pass his skills and knowledge on to his pupils and has seen some staggering results with the players he has worked with.
Starting golf at the age of 7 years old Dan always dreamed of being a golf professional. At the age of 17 he joined Wheatley GC where his golf went from strength to strength. He represented the scratch Team for Sheffield Union and in 2000 went all year without a single loss recorded.
He is now gaining a reputation as one of South Yorkshire's most up and coming golf coaches, His work with top coaches like Keith Williams, Graham Walker and Gary Allis has been pivotal in shaping his views on the golf swing. At present Dan is teaching players of all abilities, from beginners to challenge tour players and prides himself on his goal oriented approach.
In the Bag - Michael
Bag - Titleist S83 Tour Bag
Driver - Taylormade RBZ 10.5 degree stiff shaft
Fairway Wood - 3 wood Tour Edge exotics Graffaloy Blur stiff shaft
Hybrid - Taylormade RBZ 19 degree stiff shaft
Irons - Ping I10 stiff shafts
Wedges - Titleist Vokey Chrome 54, 58 c-c groves
Putter - Ping Anser milled
Ball - Titleist Pro v 1
Waterproofs - Galvin Green
Shoes - Footjoy ASport
And of course - 2 x water, Lucozade and Jaffa Cakes.
In the Bag - Daniel
Bag - Ping G15 Tour Bag
Driver - Ping G15 9 Degree with A Aldila Serano 75x
Fairway Wood - 4 Wood Ping with A Aldila Serano 75x
Hybrid - Ping 18 Degree with A Aldila Serano 85x
Irons - Ping I20 KBS stiff shafts
Wedges - Ping Tour 54 and 58 Degree
Putter - Yes Tracy 2
Ball - Titleist Pro v 1X
Waterproofs - Galvin Green
Shoes - Footjoy Sport
And of course - 2 x water, Powerade and a Banana!