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PGA LIVE - The Podcast

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

A podcast series for PGA Members and the wider golf industry, discussing timely topics and analysing trends.

A podcast series for PGA Members and the wider golf industry, discussing timely topics and analysing trends.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

A podcast series for PGA Members and the wider golf industry, discussing timely topics and analysing trends.

Language:

English


Episodes

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 11

2/24/2021
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by Dave Fanning (PING Marketing Director), Marty Jertson (PING Vice President – Fitting and Performance) and The PGA’s new Head of Commercial Partnership David Adams. The group discuss PING’s approach to driver fitting as well as the hot topic of distance. PGA Principal Partners PING also provide listeners with some interesting takeways to help them sell more PING drivers.

Duration:00:47:01

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 10

2/16/2021
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by members of the team at golf travel experts and PGA Principal Partner Golfbreaks.com. Sam Barker (Sales Director), Ben Foster (Head of Pro Travel) and Tim Coxon, head PGA Professional at Mickleover Golf Club and Golfbreaks.com Pro Travel Partner, discuss the travel industry, which has been one of the major industries affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We get an update from the experts and learn how they...

Duration:00:31:22

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 10

2/16/2021
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by members of the team at golf travel experts and PGA Principal Partner Golfbreaks.com. Sam Barker (Sales Director), Ben Foster (Head of Pro Travel) and Tim Coxon, head PGA Professional at Mickleover Golf Club and Golfbreaks.com Pro Travel Partner, discuss the travel industry, which has been one of the major industries affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We get an update from the experts and learn how they...

Duration:00:31:22

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 9

2/3/2021
David Colclough, Head of Coaching & Sports Science at The PGA, is joined by special guest and PGA Member, Dr Nicky Lumb, Nicky specialises in golf practice and how it can optimise performance. She provides a fascinating insight into her area of expertise, including effective practice and the psychology of challenging golfers during practice sessions. Nicky's first book 'Better Practice Better Golf', written with Dr Dave Alred (MBE), has recently been published and is now available on Amazon....

Duration:00:36:16

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 8

1/25/2021
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by special guests, Titleist duo Jan Diprose - Head of Golf Ball Category (UK) - and Joe Smith - Golf ball Product Specialist. Jan and Joe speak exclusively to The PGA about the launch of Titleist's brand new Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls. They also explain what's involved with a product launch, what goes into researching and developing a well established product, and they discuss the concept of ball fitting and why it's...

Duration:00:36:03

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 7

12/2/2020
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by co-host David Colclough, Head of Coaching & Sports Science at The PGA and PGA Master Professional Phil Kenyon. Kenyon is Principal Owner of Harold Swash Putting Ltd and is one of the most sought-after putting coaches in the game, having worked with many of the world's leading players. Before developing a career as a coach, Kenyon was a professional golfer that competed worldwide as a tournament professional. Prior to...

Duration:00:30:40

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 6

11/25/2020
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by Doug Poole, CEO of the UK Golf Federation. Doug explains why he believes The PGA’s new Business Management Group can help bring the golf industry together.

Duration:00:31:26

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 5

11/18/2020
Richard Barker, PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by Jim Croxton, CEO of BIGGA (The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association). Jim provides an insight into how the current COVID-19 situation has impacted BIGGA, how the organisation has supported its members throughout the pandemic, and BIGGA is supporting The PGA's new 2020 Vision initiative.

Duration:00:29:28

PGA LIVE - The Podcast -Episode 4

11/6/2020
Shona Malcolm, The PGA’s resident financial expert, explains what COVID-19 financial packages are available to PGA Members in the UK and Ireland.

Duration:00:14:39

PGA LIVE - The Podcast -Episode 3

10/27/2020
In the latest instalment of PGA LIVE - The Podcast, Richard Barker - PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by Tristan Crew, PGA Executive Director - Member Services. Tristan has been heavily involved with The PGA's 2020 Vision initiative and he explains more about the changes to the Association's Membership structure and what it means for Members and the wider golf industry.

Duration:00:19:33

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 2

10/16/2020
In the latest episode of PGA LIVE The Podcast, Richard Barker - PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by Paul Wiseman - PGA Executive Director - Education. They discuss The PGA’s new digital CPD platform, which represents a fundamental change to how the education department delivers learning and education to meet the changing personal and professional development needs of Members.

Duration:00:17:05

PGA LIVE - The Podcast - Episode 1

10/14/2020
In the first episode of PGA LIVE The Podcast, Richard Barker - PGA Executive Director - Business Development, is joined by PGA Chief Executive Robert Maxfield and PGA Chairman Alan White at The PGA's headquarters located at The Belfry. Robert and Alan speak more about the Association's new initiative - 2020 Vision - which launched last month. They discuss the reasons for changes, expand further on specialisation for PGA Professionals, plus share more information around the new membership...

Duration:00:32:49