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New head joins Royal Golf Club
By: dt news , Posted on 17-Feb-2017
Manama : The Royal Golf Club have welcomed new PGA Head Teaching Professional Nikki Hunter to the Academy team.
Hailing from from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne in the UK, she started playing golf at the age of 12 and carried out her PGA training in Newcastle, specializing in junior and ladies coaching programmes.
Upon qualifying, she started work at The Address Montgomerie in Dubai where she successfully managed the Ladies Development Programme as well as helping individual clients.
Hinter is also a TPI level one instructor and continues to develop her coaching techniques through research, drills and coaching aids.
“I’m delighted to be here in Bahrain and look forward to working with Juan and Zander, our two PGA Teaching Professionals, on growing the game of golf here,” said Hunter.
“There hasn’t been a female teaching pro at the Club for a number of years I believe and I look forward particularly to encouraging greater numbers of women to giving this wonderful sport a try.”
Manama : Bahrain’s JC’s Tennis Academy are hosting the inaugural Alba Interpros Tournament featuring the top tennis academies from around the Gulf and set to be a most thrilling few days of first class tennis from March 2 to 4. The tournament also includes young talent from the Bahrain Tennis Club,...Read More
Manama : With less than a month for the next edition of Brave Combat Federation, the top Middle Eastern MMA promotion, founded under the patronage of HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the host country Brazil is caught by ‘Brave Fever’ as the nation`s biggest celebrities have joined...Read More
Manama : Bahrain Merida Pro Cycling Team are in action this weekend in Flanders, Belgium which, Tristan Hoffman, sports director of the team noted the chance to see the classic style of racing and a rehearsal for the whole 2017 classic season. The race start is usually very fast in Belgium and the breakaways...Read More
Manama : The organising committee of the Fourth School Mini Olympics, due to take place in April have approved an all-new medals design for this year’s event. This is the fourth edition of the Mini Olympics and is organised by the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) in cooperation with the Ministry of...Read More
Manama : Husband and wife Rob and Debbie Lane (33.375 nett) clinched first place in the penultimate competition of the Coca-Cola Monday Madness Night Golf Series at the Royal Golf Club, followed in second by Dave Fernie and Adam Wells (34.125) with third place going to Naeem Khan and Rajinder Sachdeva...Read More
Manama : Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is getting all geared up to host this year’s biggest and most awaited event: the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix as the 50-day countdown begins today to the Formula One weekend which takes place from April 14 to 16 in Sakhir. The Bahrain Grand Prix...Read More
Manama : The penultimate round of the 2016/2017 Bahrain Drag Racing Championship-Arabian Pro Series starting tonight, with a special never-before-seen Jet Funny Car Show making debut. This week’s events start tonight and tomorrow with two evenings of Test and Tune from 5pm to 11pm. Qualifying is on...Read More
Manama : Second seed Hamad Abdul A’al defeated top seed Yousef Ashraf 6-4, 6-0 to clinch the Boys under 18 years title yesterday of the 22nd Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK) Juniors Open Tennis Championship 2017 at the Bahrain Tennis Club (BTC) premises in Juffair. The opening set began with both players...Read More
Manama : Bahrain has been granted of 89.1 percent points by the Ironman Company for organising the Ironman 70.3 Middle East Championship. The current rating is 2.92 pc above the global average. Supreme Council for Youth & Sport Chairman, Bahrain Olympic Committee President & Royal Charity...Read More
Manama : Indian Anshuman Sonawane defeated Italian Alessandro Bellato in straight sets 6-4, 6-2 to clinch the Boys 14 years and under singles category yesterday in coolish conditions on tenth and penultimate day of the 22nd Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK) Juniors Open Tennis Championship 2017 at the Bahrain Tennis...Read More