university golf academy

BUCS league and cup winners

If you’re playing golf competitively or you have the talent and drive to do so, you’ll want to join our Golf Academy. Train with specialist PGA-qualified professionals and access state-of-the-art facilities.

You’ll learn from some of the best golfing talent at Hartpury. We’ll support you to achieve excellence in your academic studies and your golf. Our students often represent their country and many of our graduates go on to achieve scholarships in America.

Our staff are among the best in their respective fields. They’ve competed or worked at professional levels. You’ll enjoy access to a PGA professional technical coach, as well as a putting expert to improve your short game. A sports psychologist will improve your mental strength for the competitive world of golf, while our biomechanist is on hand to help improve your swing.

You’ll also benefit from access to our performance services. Strength and conditioning coaches, physiotherapists, and nutritionists to lifestyle management and game analysis will keep you performing at your peak.

We design your timetable with you in mind, meaning you'll get the best from your qualification and your training. As well as weekly sessions from dedicated coaches, you’ll have opportunities to compete at your level of university sport. The British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) leagues and the BUCS Tour are your chance to compete at some of the UK’s top courses.

Facilities

 

Improve all aspects of your game on-site with access to our specialist facilities. Focus on your putting with our USGA-specification green and indoor putting hub, or fine-tune your swing using our 10-bay driving range. Our short-game area has everything you need to develop your touch around the greens.

You’ll also become a member of one of our local courses, giving you access to an 18-hole course whenever you need it. Our Sports Academy facilities give you access to treatment suites, human performance and biomechanics labs.

SPORT DEGREES

Our students go on to change the lives of professional athletes, as well as the people involved in community and school sports. They also graduate with valuable skills to succeed in a range of different careers.

We're home to top-level coaches, sport and exercise scientists, nutritionists, conditioners, medics and athletes, across 10 Sports Academy programmes, as well as our student-led rugby team, Hartpury RFC. Our Sports Academies have produced over 200 international sports stars over recent years.

Our outstanding sports facilities mean you can develop your skills as an industry specialist would.

You’ll benefit from some of the UK’s most advanced sports technology including an anti-gravity treadmill, altitude chamber, high-tech 3D tracking cameras and high-resolution digital mirrors.