Coaching & Lessons

Improve your game


Here at The Chase our PGA Professionals have a wealth of knowledge and experience offering an extensive range of programmes to cater for all abilities and ages. We know people learn differently and also like different styles of coaching – we have it covered with a range of one-to-one and group coaching programmes. Meet our team below.


Daniel Davis

Daniel Davis

Club PGA Professional

Dan is committed as the figure head of the professional team to ensure both the Members & Visitors experience here at The Chase are at the highest standard.

Dan is a fully qualified Class AA PGA Professional, holding a level 2 PGA Professional coaching qualification. Dan is also highly qualified in custom fitting holding: PING Custom Fitting Qualification, Titleist Golf Ball Certification, Scotty Cameron Special Select Putters Certification, SM8 Vokey Certification, Diploma in golf club building & repairs.

Dan has a passion for coaching, helping you achieve your goals. Whether you are a complete beginner or and experienced player. All with the aim of helping you play better golf. Lessons will be tailored to your needs in a relaxed environment, giving you a clear understanding on how progress will be made. Including video analysis when required. The main focus for all lessons is to help you play better golf!

Tom Cheetham

Tom Cheetham

Head PGA Coach

With over 15 years of coaching experience with golfers of all ages and abilities, Tom applies an holistic approach to his coaching.

With a passion to helping golfers achieve their goals each session is tailored to each individuals needs.

Tom specialises in elite coaching, both adult and juniors from coaching adult county champions to European winning juniors.

Tom will be happy to discuss your coaching needs and tailor programmes to meet your needs for achieving your golfing goals.

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Katrina Holford

PGA Professional

Katrina has been a fully qualified Professional for 13 years. Holding a class AA status. She has a very fine playing career with County and Country honours turning Professional off plus 1.

Katrina’s philosophy is simple – to maximise every pupils potential, from beginner to professional and for all ages. She believes in strong and basic fundamentals allowing a golfer to swing in a natural way. She has gained a reputation for giving clear and concise easy to understand instructions.
Katrina is available 7 days a week

Olivia Raybould

PGA Professional

As an amateur golfer Olivia played in a winning county team, played in international competition, won multiple club championships, uk long drive finalist. Since turning professional Olivia plays in WPGA events, midlands OOM and also has competed in LET access events.

Olivia has worked in the golf industry for 10 years working in all sectors of the industry finding a passion for coaching and helping golfer’s reach their full potential and enjoy the game.

Olivia is a level 2 golf coach, using video analysis in lessons Olivia teaches all levels of golfers to maximise potential, by using simple drills and techniques that can be easily taken out on the range / golf course.

Olivia also enjoys helping you find the correct clubs for your golf game, holding a PING custom fitting qualification”


Alex Hodson

PGA Trainee Professional

Alex started his golfing journey at the age of 15 becoming a members at Beau Desert Golf Club and Penrhos Golf & Country Club in Wales. Alex enjoyed his golf and wanted to further his knowledge, he did this by attending a golf college in Derby. Starting off a playing handicap of 19, Alex quickly improved and achieved a handicap of 5 after the second year of collage.
Alex then decided he wanted to become a PGA Professional, this required a handicap of 4 to be accepted onto the course. Alex quickly achieved this and passed his PAT (Playing ability test) in October 2019. Alex is currently finishing Year1 and will complete the course in 2022. Alex will then be fully qualified as a PGA Professional allowing him to pursue his dream to become a top level coach helping golfers achieve their goals.

Alex also has completed the PING custom fitting qualification, allowing him to help golfers find the correct equipment for their game. Alex is available for custom fitting sessions, please speak to The Professional Team for more information.

Gizelle Basson

Golf & Fitness coach

Unlock the secret to your perfect golf swing.
19 of the last 20 Major champions have utilised a TPI certified Coach. You can now join these champions and be assessed by a TPI certified Fitness Coach, Gizelle Basson, here at The Chase Golf Club.

TPI Philosophy
“We don’t believe there is one way to swing a club, we believe there are an infinite number of ways to swing a club. But we do believe that there is one efficient way for everyone to swing a club, and it is based on what they can physically do.”

For more information and to book your TPI evaluation, visit


A comprehensive, progressive, structured program designed to help young people learn about playing the game of golf. The program encourages and motivates beginners through the achievement of attainment targets combined with rewards and the most important element – FUN! The program covers the five core elements of the game: Putting, Short Game, Long Game,

Playing and the Golfers Code. For each of these levels there are a series of targets that get progressively more challenging. The targets are grouped into six levels to be completed. We cater for all individual needs so please contact Tom or Katrina for more information.

5 individual 30min jnr lessons for £50.00

Age 4–9 : £40

Saturdays – 9.00am-9.45am & 1.00pm-1.45pm
Wednesday – 4.45pm-5.30pm
Sundays – 10.00am-11.00am
Mondays – 4.45pm-5.30pm

Age 10-14 : £45

Saturdays – 10.00am-11.00am
Sunday – 11.00am-12.00pm
Wednesdays – 5.30pm-6.30pm


Seniors Coffee Mornings

Seniors coffee mornings are a great opportunity for you to come along and get some great tips to help with your game and meet new friends. Seniors coffee morning takes place at 10am every Thursday, there is no need to book just turn up.

The Seniors coffee mornings is an hour long session and includes coffee and range balls.

Every Thursday 10am – 11am

£5 per session

Ladies Coffee Mornings

Come along to our Ladies Coffee Morning held every Tuesday at 9am, It is designed to help new golfers improve their technique and jog the memories of the more established golfers of things that may have slipped their mind. Anyone is welcome to come along and it is an ideal way to improve your golf under the watchful eye of our Lady PGA Professional Katrina Holford. Price includes coffee and range balls.

Every Tuesday 9am – 10am

£5 per session


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