Golf Academy
The Professional Team

Winners of the Critchley Community Award from the Golf Foundation for being the best in the UK for coaching junior golf. Click HERE to see the full story.





Rob Bluck

Academy Director & Head PGA Professional

Age: 39

Specialises working with Elite level players including all club / recreational golfers who are serious about their golf development. Rob is exceptional at structuring Individual Development Programmes and working as a mentor to players to help them get the very most from their golf. 

With 19 years of golf coaching experience, Rob as worked with some the worlds best coaches. Rob is currently the Head County Coach for Staffordshire Under 18’s Girls & Under 14’s Boys and works with some of the regions finest players and some of the finest up and coming players of the next generation. 

You are guaranteed to receive an informative experience with Rob and a very good understanding of what you need to do to improve your golf game.

Golfing Qualifications & Achievements

Level 3 Class AA PGA Golf Professional

Staffordshire County Boys U14's Head Coach

Staffordshire County Girls U18's Head Coach

Leadbetter Certified Instructor

Competed at EuroPro & Challenge Tour Level

DBS/Safeguarding & Protecting Children Certified





John Cheetham

Academy Director & Ladies Love Golf Director

Age: 33

Specialises working with all levels of golfer, male and female. John is also a County Coach for Staffordshire Boys Under 14’s. John has a wealth of experience in playing competitive Professional golf, himself competing up to Challenge Tour Level. 

John also created role our unique Ladies Love Golf Academy and is very successful in helping female golfers improve and release their full potential.

Golfing Qualifications & Achievements

Level 3 Class AA PGA Golf Professional

Ladies Love Golf Director

BA 2:1 Applied Golf Management Studies

Staffordshire County Boys Development Coach

Competed at EuroPro & Challenge Tour Level

2008 Lancashire Open Champion

DBS/Safeguarding & Protecting Children Certified



Rory Haigh

Senior Instructor & Events Co-ordinator 

Age: 30

Rory works with all golfers of all abilities. In particular he specialises with beginners & golfers with higher handicaps. He is a lead coach in our award winning Learn 2 Play programme. Having been a full time coach here at 3 Hammers for nearly 3 years he is a very popular figure around the Complex. 

He has a huge passion for all things golf. Helping people improve their techniques and their knowledge to the game is Rory's aim throughout his sessions.

Golfing Qualifications & Achievements

Level 2 Class AA PGA Golf Professional

TPI Qualified Instructor

Undertaking Level 3 Qualification at University of Birmingham

Staffordshire County Boys Ryder Squad Coach

Tri-Golf Instructor

DBS Safeguarding & Protecting Children Certified




Iain Seath

Senior Instructor & Junior Co-ordinator

Age: 33

Specialises working with all levels of golfer, male and female but mainly focuses on improving beginner level golfers and juniors.

Iain is Senior Instructor & Junior Co-ordinator and has a passion in coaching the future of golfers. 

Iain is very personable coach that creates a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere for his clients, whilst imparting a sense of interest and enthusiasm in what is being delivered. 

Ultimately, enjoying is the key focus in Iain's session.

Golfing Qualifications & Achievements

Advanced Class AA/AAT PGA Golf Professional

Certified Advanced Coach

Staffordshire County Boys Ryder Squad Coach

Tri-Golf Instructor

Advanced DBS/Safeguarding & Protecting Children Certified



Kyle Cooper

Academy Instructor

Age: 22


Golfing Qualifications & Achievements

Level 2 Class A PGA Golf Professional

BSc Hons Applied Golf Management Studies

DBS/Safeguarding & Protecting Children Certified









 Assistant Golf Professional Level 1

 Working towards of Level 2 PGA

Staffordshire County Girls Solheim Coach

Ladies Love Golf Instructor

ALL Coaches are using the very latest Analysis technology and will share all session notes and videos via email.  

All coaches are NOW using the All New Trackman 4 with clients to give them the ultimate learning experience to help them unleash their true potential of their golf game.