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Award-Winning Academy at De Vere Oulton Hall to Host Nike Golf Speed Trials

8.01am 16th May 2012 - Course Development

Bays at De Vere Oulton Hall Golf Academy

The innovative Nike Golf Speed Trials are coming to the award-winning Golf Academy at De Vere Oulton Hall throughout May. Offering golfers the chance to experience the latest golf equipment from Nike the speed trials allow golfers of all abilities the chance to test the new Nike VR-S woods, hybrids and irons and learn how their game could benefit from the technology in Nike’s latest product line. The Speed Trials are a great example of the added-value opportunities De Vere Oulton Hall is providing to its members and golfers in the surrounding area. A host of gifts and prizes are available to those who undertake the trial, including Nike Golf equipment and the chance to tee it up alongside one of Nike’s Tour Staff.

“This is a great opportunity for local golfers to visit Oulton Hall and try the latest equipment from one of the world’s leading manufacturers, for free,” commented Keith Pickard, Oulton Hall’s Golf & Leisure Director. “We’re delighted that we’ve been selected as Nike’s host venue for the trials, and I’m sure golfers from across Yorkshire and the north ofEnglandwill benefit from a session with one of the fitting technicians.”

Open to the public, the Nike Golf Academy at Oulton Hall is home to some of the country’s leading PGA Professionals, including Head Professional Mark Pearson who has coached European Tour and Challenge Tour winners at the award winning academy. On several occasions Oulton Hall’s Academy has been named the country’s leading Golf Academy and supplements the venue’s stunning 27-holes of golf, unique 18th Century Mansion Hotel and luxurious Spa, making it Yorkshire’s most complete premier leisure destination.

To book an individual Nike Speed trial experience at De Vere Oulton Hall, simply call the Pro Shop on 0113 201 4477, email or visit

De Vere Oulton Hall offers golfers of all standards a testing layout in stunning surroundings and sit alongside 10 other De Vere venues which boast 14 courses in the UKas part of the innovative De Vere Club membership. Offering golfers the chance to play year round golf at some of the UK’s best known courses, such as European Tour venues Slaley Hall and WychwoodParkfor just £295, the De Vere Club has welcomed almost 10,000 members since being launched in March 2010. For more information visit:

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