The Team

Bishopswood Driving Range

Gareth Johnston - Head PGA Professional

Gareth is armed with over 20 years of coaching experience. His recent roles as Senior Assistant Professional were at East Berkshire and The Wentworth Club before moving to Calcot Park as their Head Professional & Director of Golf for 9 years.

His breadth of coaching experience across all types of golfer, from novice to professional, prove invaluable from a service perspective.

Gareth is a panellist for the UK’s leading golf magazine, Todays Golfer, and is proudly ranked amongst their top 50 Coaches within the UK. 

He prides himself on evidence-based and simple coaching beliefs, utilising the industry-leading Trackman launch monitors and slow motion camera technology to bolster the learning experience for each of his students.

Gareth coaches all aspects of the game to any student that is willing to work hard and learn!

Claire Duffy - PGA Professional

Claire competed on the Ladies European Tour from 1987 – 2004 along with the Swedish, Asian & US Challenge Tours. In 2000 she won the South African Open & Player’s Championship in which her 1st round, shot a score of 63, 9 under par and is still the course record at Paarl Golf Course today!

Claire has also competed in the Women’s British Open Championship on many occasions with a 10th place at Royal Birkdale and 12th place at Woburn on the Dukes course. Her career best placing achieved on European Tour Order of Merit was 34th position. 

Wayne Owers - PGA Professional

Wayne is a talented and respected golf professional with over 35 years coaching experience.

His teaching philosophy is based on the fundamentals of the golf swing and tailored to your individual needs. Wayne welcomes beginners, intermediate and more experienced golfers of all ages with the very latest Trackman and video analysis teaching aids available to help accelerate your progress.