Rob Leonard is our Head Professional at Harpenden Common Golf Club. As a junior he was a member at Harpenden Common and his amateur career highlights were winning the Hertfordshire County Championship, The Roseberry Cup and the South of England Championship, having a handicap of plus 3. Rob qualified as a Professional through the PGA programme and since turning Professional in 2007 he has enjoyed some notable achievements including multiple Pro-am victories, two East Region Order of Merit Wins and two Hertfordshire Professional Championships. Available for lessons for everyone
Louis Hindle is the Custom Fitting specialist in The Tour Shed. He has lots of experience In custom fitting and is always looking at new learning opportunities and ways to further improve on his knowledge. I
It is his role to ensure you walk out of The Tour Shed confident in the clubs you have tried, but also having gained knowledge on how and why the clubs will help your game.
People always ask why is custom fitting becoming so important? Well here is why…
There are many reasons why custom fitting is so important. The main reason being is it allows your golf clubs to be set up, for you and you only. This means Louis looks at every detail during the fitting, the heads, shafts, length, lie and weight. All these are looked at as they have a direct effect on how you strike the ball, he then looks at the best options to best maximize your performance and make the clubs completely personal to you and your golf.
Alex Crawford is the Director of the Tour Shed Academy which is a growing junior section designed to help Juniors get into golf, along with helping those who have already played improve their golf to the next level! Alex runs Junior academy coaching courses throughout the year during term time and during the holiday season.
Alex also offers lessons to people of all ability levels and ages and always wants to make sure they improve to the best of their ability while under his coaching. He is currently training to be a fully qualified PGA Professional and will start his Level 2 at the end of 2020. He has a huge passion for coaching and really enjoys engaging with his clients as they improve their golf, and he’s always looking for ways to further improve his coaching skills.
Mark Laskey has been a playing professional for most his life with some very impressive scores and wins on different tours across the world. He now offers lessons to share his experiences and knowledge with all his clients. Through playing on tour Mark has learnt the importance of fitness in the golf swing and now specialises in TPI.
TPI stands for Titleist performance institute and is a qualification on how the body is used during the golf swing. It goes in-depth into how limitations in physical attributes directly affect parts of your golf swing. It is then Mark’s job to assess your physical conditions and come to conclusions on where you can improve physically to improve your golf swing!