Andrew Nicholson

Andrew is one of the most experienced golf coaches in the World of LGA. He is the European Head of Coaching for David Leadbetter and has been working for LGA since 1997. He has worldwide experience coaching in the USA, Europe, Asia and the UK. His home Academy at Wynyard, North East England is the longest serving Leadbetter Academy in Europe.

Andrew is acknowledged as one of the finest coaches in his field and specializes in elite development.

He is a Tour Coach, England Golf coach and past BBC Swing analyst. His passion is development and in particular developing children to Elite National levels. His alumni includes European Tour Winners, Multiple National Champions, National teams and squads. Top 10 World Ranked Amateurs and Champions of all age groups have been coached and mentored by him. However, despite Andrews worldwide reputation he gets as much satisfaction developing golfers of all ages and abilities. Indeed anyone with a desire to be theĀ "best they can be" are always welcome at his academy.

Get to know Andrew Nicholson

  • When was the first time you picked up a club? 11 years old
  • Who is your golf idol? Ben Hogan
  • Who would you most like to give a lesson? Bruce Springsteen
  • What is your favorite training aid or drill? The Mind...
  • What is one rule change you would make to golf? Make the ball Spin more to reward pure striking & elevate skill levels...
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