Elite Teaching Professional for Todays Golfer Magazine
Gareth is the Head PGA Golf Professional at Bishopswood Golf Course, Hampshire. Gareth is also the leaseholder of the Bishopswood Driving Range; home of The Gareth Johnston Golf Academy. This superb facility has 8 undercover practice bays, is floodlit and has recently constructed new, private indoor coaching bays to enable the delivery of premium coaching services on a daily basis.
Gareth only believes in evidence-based coaching. He utilises market leading 'Trackman 4 Dual Radar Launch Monitor' equipment with 'High Speed/Slow Motion Camera's'. Each client departs with the knowledge behind the reasons why their faults were occurring as well as the video footage and drills to correct their ailments in a simplistic and understandable manner.
The following lessons are available:
- 1/2, 3/4 or 1 Hour individual lessons
- 6, 9 or 18 Hole on-course tuition
- Corporate Golf Day/Society Clinic
- Bespoke personal and holistic Winter Development Programme (available from October)
Individual, Package and Bulk Buy Discount lessons are also available.
Gareth is a qualified ACSM Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer with expertise in strength and conditioning, as well as training technique and prescription.
Gareth teaches any standard of golfer from Absolute Beginner to Professional, Male or Female, Young or Experienced.
Gareth is one of the most dedicated enthusiastic, and focused people I have ever met, he has helped me with his great knowledge of the full swing fundamentals and short game techniques.
"Having only worked with Gareth for only just over a year he has helped me reduce my handicap from 3 to +1. Having done a lot of work on my game, he has made me understand my swing a lot more and how to hit certain shapes."
"Many thanks for your help in resolving my quest to find a new driver. I know how fussy I can be so I appreciate the time and effort you put into the fitting process. The state of the art GC2/HMT providing all the empirical data combined with your expert knowledge narrowed the model and shaft down and I now stand over the ball full of confidence - once again many thanks."
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