Darren Read is the PGA Qualified Club Professional with over 25 years experience the last 20 having been spent here at Saltford.
Most of Darrens focus nowadays is centred around offering an excellent service to both Members and Visitors but his playing career highlights include:
- Over 50 Tournament Wins
- Gloucester and Somerset Champion (3 Times)
- Winner of the Cornish Festival
- West of England Assistants Champion
- West Region Order of Merit Tournament Winner
- Welsh Open Champion
- Achieved 10 Course Records
If you want to get your swing into shape or improve your short game, Darren is offering a course of 6 lessons for the price of 5, at only £125. This offer is also available as a gift voucher which makes an ideal present for new or seasoned golfers.
We strive to offer the highest level of coaching.
Club Professional, Darren Read, teaches all abilities from professional to juniors and beginnners, individual and group sessions.
He uses the latest technology with both iPad and flightscope available to ensure you get the most from your lesson. Darren will always strive to give you the best tailored packages available.
New floodlit driving range now open. Lessons available till 8pm daily.
Call in to discuss lesson options please speak to Chris or Darren in the pro shop or call 01225 873513 Option 5 Or email Dreadgolf@aol.co.uk
- Half hour lesson £30.00
- 8 hole playing lesson £50.00
- Group lesson price on REQUEST
If you want to get your swing into shape or improve your short game, Darren and Chris are offering a course of 6 lessons for the price of 5, at only £125. This offer is also available as a gift voucher which makes an ideal present for new or seasoned golfers.
Professional Shop Opening Hours
Monday - 8:00 - 5:30
Tuesday - 8:00 - 7:00
Wednesday - 8:00 - 7:00
Thursday - 8:00 - 7:00
Friday - 8:00 - 5:30
Saturday - 8:00 - 5:30
Sunday - 8:00 - 5:30 (May be closed between 4:00-5:00 due to Junior Coching)
Darren is a member of Foremost Golf, the UK's largest Professional Golf buying group with over 1,200 professional members.
This enables him to be highly competitive and offer you an impressive range of clothing and equipment at excellent prices.
He prides himself on always offering excellent product knowledge and high quality merchandise, brands stocked include, TaylorMade, Callaway, Srixon, FootJoy, Adidas, Cobra, Motocaddy, Footjoy, Galvin Green, Under Armour and many more.
Darren and his two assistant professionals Chris and Joe will always be on hand 360 days of the year to provide the best knowlage on clubs, Balls and many other products.
Darren and his team offer a range of cllub repars in store.
Head Re-glue - £5.00
Iron Re-shaft - £5.00 + Cost of shaft
Grip Removal - £3.00 Per club
Shaft Cutting + £2.00 Per club + Price of new grip
Loft and Lie check and change - £2.00 Per club
We also offer a huge range of Golf Pride and Lamkin Grips from £10 per grip