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New Golf Professional at Gleneagles

12.06am 18th April 2011 - People - This story was updated on Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Alan Beattie

The Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire has added another world class golfing talent to their existing team. Alan Beattie has been appointed as a PGA Professional at the PGA National Academy, Scotland based at Gleneagles. With his wealth of experience within the golf industry, Alan was a natural choice to join the talented team.

Alan began his career as a club professional before moving into full time coaching. He then gained experience within a golf operations and retail role before joining Worldwide Sporting Publications in a sales and marketing position. His wealth of experience combined with his commercial expertise makes him an extremely valuable and well-rounded addition to the team.

Alan’s main duties at Gleneagles will include coaching hotel residents, members and corporate guests. He will provide the full range of Academy services including tournament administration, custom-fitting and golf clinics.

Russell Smith, Gleneagles’ Head Professional commented: “We’re delighted to have Alan on board. His experience and friendly approach will be an excellent asset to the team.’’


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