The Royal Winchester PGA Golf Shop & Performance Centre

Meet The Team

Elliot Coates PGA


Elliot Coates is the Head PGA Professional of Royal Winchester Golf Club.  Elliot heads up our team of staff and is always on hand to help our customers get the great service they require.  Elliot is a fully qualified PGA professional who has worked at RWGC for over 5 years.  Elliot offers bespoke coaching programmes using the latest technology as well as being a highly trained custom fitter.

James Scott PGA


James joins us to offer Coaching and Custom Fitting.   James loves looking at all the latest gear to see what each brand is offering and how it can help improve your golf.

James started his professional golfing career at Tidworth Garrison Golf Club where he worked for two years building his knowledge.  After a successful spell at Tidworth, James joined Winchester Golf Academy which helped him to develop himself as a golf coach and a custom fitter.

Peter Hickling GCMA


Peter spent 14 years as General Manager of High Post Golf Club and we are delighted to welcome him to the team at RWGC.  Peter is passionate about customer service and helping organise your events.

Liam Spencer


Liam is starting out on the road PGA Professional. Liam will be developing his skills as a golfer and coach over the coming years at RWGC as he completes the 3 year PGA Diploma. Liam’s background consists of 7 years in the golfing industry, developing his skillset in multiple areas of the golfing world. His focus is to provide unbeatable customer service to members and visitors of Royal Winchester Golf Club.  Liam is enthusiastic to showcase everything he has learnt in the first year of being professional from product knowledge to helping you with your game!