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How to pitch and run it up to the hole with Eddie Doyle, PGA Professional, Heritage Golf Resort

By Eddie Doyle  

Eddie Doyle is a member of the coaching team at Golf Digest Ireland and will be exclusively be giving the best coaching tips every Monday on www.golfdigest.ie.

Eddie has been a PGA Professional for the last 31 years. He started out his career as an assistant in Carlow Golf Club. It was in Carlow Golf Club where he began to make a name for himself as one of the country’s leading players. Throughout his playing career, Eddie has won numerous Pro-Ams and other Irish region events. He played in four Irish Opens as well as the Volvo PGA Championship at Wentworth, which is a flagship event on the European Tour. 

 Eddies true passion lies in the teachings of golf and has become one of Ireland's leading coaches. Over the past 17 years, he has been a Leinster GUI Coach and has been in the envious position of having worked with and gained extensive knowledge from some of the best international players and coaches including Seve Ballesteros, Keith Williams (European Tour Coach). Luther Blacklock (inventor of Explanar Training System) and other European Tour players associated with the Seve Trophy and The Heritage International Challenge.

Eddie has also have been instrumental in the design, development and delivery of a key module in the MSc Sport and Exercise Management (Golf Management Stream) for University College Dublin. This innovative and original module has made a significant contribution to the professional development of golf managers in Ireland. 

Eddie has worked at The Heritage since September 2002 and now runs the very successful Eddie Doyle Golf School, which offers golfers the best in golf tuition at his top class practice facility. Eddie is currently coaching some of Ireland’s leading professionals and amateurs, playing on a variety of circuits both here in Ireland and throughout the world.


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