Singapore Renowned Golf Pros in 1 Place

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Jason Tan
(Yishun)
David Ng
(Yishun)
Rick Jones
(Bukit Timah)
Fred Yit
(Bukit Batok)
Jonas Tan
(Bukit Batok)
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John Yu
(Mandai)
Ian Sim
(Seletar)
Jay Krishnan
(Warren)
Jack Solomon
(Punggol)
Kamisan
(Punggol)
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Daniel Chang
(Punggol)
Georges Hong
(Punggol)
Jeff Teo
(Punggol)
 Shah
(Punggol)

 


 

Yishun OCC

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Jason Tan

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Since opening his own academy, Jason has enhanced his reputation in the industry and his academy has quickly become one of the Asia’s finest. Granted certification as a Teaching Professional in 1999 which marked the beginning of his many recognized appointments in the golf teaching industry. Jason Tan went on the further his professionalism and attained certification as a Master Teaching Professional in 2001 (AMGTF) and in 2002 (EGTF). Having worked his way in 2002 from a AMGTF Staff Instructor and Examiner to AMGTF President for the Singapore Division. He later moved on as an International President of the AMGTF. He is also the EGTF representative for Asia since 2006.

  • USGTF Certified Teaching Professional since 1999
  • Singapore Sport Council NCAP Level 1 since 2008
  • USGTF Certified Master Teaching Professional since 2000
  • AMGTF Certified Master Teaching Professional since 2001
  • EGTF Certified Master Teaching Professional since 2002
  • Hank Haney Associate Instructor Level 1 since 2011
  • Singapore Sport Council NCAP Level 2 since 2011
  • Golf Referees Association of Singapore member since 2012
  • Singapore Sport Council NCAP Level 3 since 2012
  • Singapore PGA Professional ‘A’ since 2014

1999 – Current : JT Golf Academy as Director of Golf  

Jason also won the Teachers’ World Cup held in Hua Hin Thailand which organised by the AMGTF and EGTF in Year 2003

Hole In One Records

DateCourseLocationHole No.
28/4/2000Indah Puri Golf Resort BatamIndonesia5
30/10/2001Daiman 18 Golf ClubJohor Bahru, Malaysia3
13/02/2009Marina Bay Golf CourseSingapore2
31/10/2011Palm Springs Beach & Golf ResortIndonesia2
2/05/2016Palm Springs Golf & Beach ResortIndonesia7

David Ng

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A member of Singapore Professional Golfers Association (SPGA) since 1980, and also member of Hong Kong Senior PGA since 2010. David has played in numerous tournaments and has more than 20 years of experience under his belt.

Teaching Experience

  • 1997-2002 Golf professional at International Golf School
  • 2002-2010 Golf professional at Peter Senior Gary Edwin Golf Academy
  • 2012-Present Resident golf professional at Orchid country club

Qualifications

  • Year 2010 National Coaching Accreditation Program (NCAP)
  • Year 2009 David Milne Golf Academy Personal Development Program
  • Year 2002 “AA” Coaching Accreditation by Gary Edwin Golf Australia

Golf Tournaments

  • 2014 Winner of SPGA Senior tournament at Laguna Golf Country Club
  • 2013-April Participated in PTT Thailand Senior Open 2013
  • 2013-January Participated in Bangkok Asia Pacific Champions Tour 2013
  • 2012-October Finished Top 8 Hong Kong Senior PGA tournament
  • 2012-July Finished Top 5 Singapore Senior Asia Pacific Champions Tour
  • 2012-May Finished Top 8 China “Yin Li” Senior Asia Pacific Champions Tour
  • 2011-July Participated in The European Tour Senior Open Championships
  • 2011-July Participated in Senior British Open Qualifying
  • 2010-January Winner in SPGA Senior Division, Laguna National
  • 2009-April Winner in SPGA Senior Division, Sentosa Golf Club
  • 2009-October Winner in Asian Senior Masters (ASM) Batam
  • 2008 Winner in Senior event in Batam, participation of Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong
  • 2008 Finished Top 30 in AST Thailand Seniors Open, Chiang Mai
  • 2007 Ranked 30th in Senior Master PGA in Thailand
  • 2005 Participated in Senior Master in Malaysia and Thailand
  • 1986 Finished Top 5 SPGA International Professional, SICC
  • 1986 Ranked 14th in Singapore PGA Order of Merit
  • 1983 Participated in Rolex Master, BP Circuit Singapore Open

 


 

Bukit Batok

Fred Yit

Fred Yit

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Fred started golf in 1997 in his first private sector job. For the next 14yrs, he golf leisurely, entertaining Clients, Suppliers alike, closing deals, creating rapport, making friends while striving up the corporate ladder and pursuing a part time Biz Mgmt Degree. In 2011, he resolutely quitted Senior Mgr post to train full time to pursue his passion in golf coaching, achieved SPGA Pro Card in 2014 and graduated with a Diploma in Sports & Exercise Science from Republic Polytechnic. With these attained new knowledge, he is confident of performing better as a golf coach to the students.

Achievements & Appointments

  • Singapore Professional Golfers Association (SPGA) Pro Card – Jun 2014
  • National Standards for Youth Sports (NSYS) for Coaching – Nov 2014
  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme (NCAP) Level 1 – Sep 2013
  • Diploma in Sports & Exercise Science – Oct 2014 (Sports Coaching, Nutrition, Injury Prevention, Exercise Prescription, and Sports Psychology)

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Jonas Tan

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Jonas has been actively involved in the sport arena for the past 15 years at school and club level. His teaching has incorporated both children and adults in social and competitive levels. Renowned for his patience, he has the ability to communicate with children in making it more enjoyable and with adults he is able to translate the technical side of the game in simple terms.

Jonas involvement in the school programme had led him to be one of the selected few that had qualified the National Coaching Accreditation Programme.

National Coaching Accreditation Programme (NCAP) by Singapore Sports Council American Golf Teachers’ Federation (AMGTF) certified since end of 2008. Singapore Professional Golfers Association (SPGA) on 2016.

 


 

Bukit Timah

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Rick is originally from Dallas Texas and a Class A Member of the PGA of America Since 1989. Being based in Singapore, India, Japan, Indonesia and Malaysia for the past 26 years, promoting and teaching golf to an international field of clients.

Being highly recognized in Asia by many as an innovator in the development of National Junior Golf Programs in and around the region. Having worked with players of all abilities, from Beginners to State Champions as well as fellow PGA Professionals.

Achievements  and Appointments

  • Class A PGA of America Member since 1989
  • 2006 PGA Presidents Council on Growing the Game
  • 2010 PGA Presidents Council on Growing the Game
  • Director of Golf Asia Junior Golf Academy 2000-2005
  • Director of Golf and Advisor SJGFA 2004 – 2014
  • Played on Professional tours in America and Asia

 

Mandai

 

John Yu Golf Pro

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John Yu is the one of the rising star in golf teaching arena. For many students, he is a great communicator and teacher. His teaching is straight to the point and easy to pick up by students. Your golf learning experience is always his top priority!

  • American Golf Teachers’ Federation Certified Teaching Professional since 2012
  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme Level One since 2012

 

Seletar

 

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Ian Sim

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An adaptable and responsible young coach who constantly better himself to inspire his students, and he enjoys sharing his knowledge with others. Ian uses outstanding and imaginative communication skills as well as many different training aids in all his lessons. His belief is that the focus should on the ability to shoot lower scores consistently.

Coaching Profile:

  • 2010—2013 – Professional golf coach at Stargolf Academy, Marina Bay Golf Course
  • 2013—2015 – Train full time as a student at Pro Tour Golf College in Perth, Australia, alongside other touring professionals
  • 2015—Present – Professional golf coach at Absolute Golf Academy

 

Warren Golf & Country Club

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Jay Krishnan

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Jay started playing golf at the age of 14 years old and he is, 29 years in Golf Industry. He played a lot of amateur events, including in SINGAPORE NATIONAL TEAM. He is, Crowning Achievement winning the amateur championship at ORCHID COUNTRY CLUB SINGAPORE (OCC) in 2003. He turned to be a Certified Singapore Golf Professional Association (SPGA) in 2003. 7 Years, Head Coach at HOLE IN ONE ACADEMY in 2003 to 2009. And he is also teaching golf for 4 years in GOLF KAKI ACADEMY in 2010 to 2014. And he coaching Beginners, Juniors, Intermediate and Professional.

Achievements:

  • David Milne Golf Academy Personal Development Program (Oct 2009)
  • Singapore Professional Golf Association (SPGA) Committee Member (2010-2012)
  • National Coaching Accreditation program (NCAP1-Feb 2010)
  • Certified Standard First Aid and NSYS

 

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Jack Solomon

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Member of Singapore Professional Golfers’ Association since 2003. The only recognised professional golfers’ association in Singap[ore and the Asian Tour, European Tour and the USPGA.

Jack started playing golf at 14 years of age an since then he’s been in the same industry working in golf retail and golf related jobs, Golf is his passion since then and till now.
His years in the industry and playing experience ( 25 years will enable him to guide you to play and reach you golfing potentials. No false claims, he have a proven track record. And he got the experience and documents to back it up.

Achievements & Appointments:

  • Penang Amateur Open
  • Singapore Amateur Open
  • Trengganu Masters (Pro event)
  • ISPS Handa Classic, qualified for 3 years (Asian Tour Event)
  • Asean Tour member since 2006
  • Top 10 in local order of merit in 2010
  • Personal record of -10 under par at NSRCC Kranji

 

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Daniel Chang

Daniel is a competent and forward-looking coach that devotes his time to guide his students in achieving their set goals in golf. He really enjoys the challenge of elevating his students to be as best golfers as they can be. His patient and encouraging coaching style was moulded after years of teaching experience.

Achievements & Appointments:

  • 2002 – Attained AMGTF Certification

  • 2009 – Upgraded to Master AMGTF

  • 2004 – 2014: Golf Coach at Asian Golf Academy, Bishan Golf Driving Range

  • 2014 – 2016: Golf Coach at Absolute Golf Academy, Punggol Driving Range

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Georges Hong

Hong is an encouraging and responsible coach that dedicates his time to guide his students. Through patience and fundamentals, he enjoys the challenge of nurturing juniors, moulding them into talented golfers.

Aside from coaching, Hong also possesses a Professional Club Fitting & Building skill. Thus, combined with his video analysis aptitude through Flight Scope / Trackman, he is well able to show you which areas of your swing you can improve on.

Achievements & Appointments:

2013 – 2014
• Certified PING Professional Club Fitter at Bukit Batok Driving Range
• Assistant Coach for ‘HOLE IN ONE’ Golf Academy at Fairway Club
• Completed AimPoint Level 1 & 2

2014 – Present
• Certified Club Fitter with Wizgolf at Bukit Batok Driving Range
• Assistant Coach for Raymond Pro Golf School at Bukit Batok Driving Range
• Coach for Golfer’s Place Golf Academy (School CCA)
• Completed Level 1 of R&A Rules of Golf
• Completed Basic Sports Science course

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Jeffrey Teo

Jeff is a veteran in junior coaching. Given his long history in working with children, he is known to be very patient, encouraging and a committed coach. He has completed the National Coaching Accreditation Program (NCAP) Levels 1, 2 & 3.

In 2008, Singapore Sports Council appointed him as a Sports Education Provider. And in 2014, Jeff completed National Standards for Youth Sports program (NSYS).

Achievements & Appointments:

2002 – 2004
• Coach at Golfer’s Academy in Arena Country Club & Sembawang Country Club
• Head coach to various local schools
• Conducted corporate golf clinics
• Coach at Naval Base Primary School & pioneered golf program for all P1 students

2005 – 2007
• Head Coach to Green Horns, Novice & Elite teams at Naval Base Primary School until 2014 (3 Golds, 2 Silvers in 2008, 3 Golds, 1 Bronze in 2009, 2 Silvers in 2010)

2008 – 2014
• Coach at Tanglin Secondary School until 2010
• Coach at Compassvale Primary School until present (1 Gold in 2009)
• Coach at St Gabriel’s Primary School until 2013 (1 Gold in 2009, 1 Bronze in 2014)
• Coach to Concord Primary School until 2012

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Shah

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Shah has an abundance of golfing experience and excels in working with junior to professional golfers. He has an adaptable teaching style, accompanied with a relaxed and friendly attitude. He constantly encourages students to achieve the most from their ability in order to gain maximum enjoyment from playing golf and achieving their goals.

Achievements & Appointments:

  • 2003 – Turned professional
  • 2005 – 2006 – Assistant teaching professional at TMCC
  • 2006 – 2008 – Coach at Star Golf Academy
  • 2008 – 2009 – Coach at Heritage School of Golf
  • 2009 – 2015 – Worked with Asian Tour playing professional, Lee Sung Mun
  • 2015 – 2016 – Coach at Absolute Golf Academy

Kamisan Bin

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A highly engaging and extremely friendly person with over 35 years of experience within the golf industry, Kamisan has created an excellent reputation as a coach for himself. His in-depth knowledge of golf is able to develop any novice golfer into a seasoned one.

Achievements & Appointments:

  • 1976 – Turned professional

  • 1982 – 1988 Assistant Golf Coach at SICC, alongside Allan Murray

  • 1993 – 2009 Coach at Honshin Golf Academy in Safra Resort and Country Club

  • 2013 – 2016 Coach at Absolute Golf Academy at Punggol Driving Range