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Golf Academy

 Sharing our knowledge and growing the game

Welcome

Our certified golf teachers not only offer private lessons, but also offer group courses, junior clinics, demo days and individual club fitting.
On appointment we will teach you with video analysis or on the Explanar Swing Trainer.
For lessons or club fitting please contact the Pro Shop.

Head Pro, Bruno Herrmann

Our Pros

Bruno Herrmann

As the son of founding member Walter Herrmann, Bruno began his golf career over 50 years ago as a caddy on the golf course in Saanenmöser. In addition to his training to become a Swiss PGA golf teacher, he completed two 6-month internships at Charlotte Country Club in North Carolina USA and Elm Park in Belfast Irland.
Bruno has been working at the Golf Club Gstaad-Saanenland since 1982 as Head Pro where he also runs the Pro Shop. He also completed a further education in golf psychology (The Mind Factor) with the two well-known psychologists Karl Morris and Dr John Pates.
As we all know, the most important 11 inches are between the ears., Bruno describes the 2 rounds of golf with Arnold Palmer and David Feherty as a highlight of his career.

Christian Lüdemann

As a former golf teacher on the cruise ship MS Europe, he taught for several years on every continent. Since 1986, Christian is enthusiastic about constantly further educating himself by visiting the most successful pros in the world. His biggest passion is teaching the juniors. Christian teaches in German, English and French. During winter he offers golf trips to Portugal and Spain. Christian's goal for the future, in addition to teaching in Gstaad, is to actively play on the senior tour. His teaching motto is: Good players are fast players.

Graham Townhill

As former Head Pro at GC Silkeborg in Denmark and Head Coach of the Danish National Team, he coached Thomas Björn at the start of his career. With 55 years of experience at different golf clubs across Europe, Graham continues to pass on his knowledge to avid golfers. During Summer he teaches in Gstaad and in Winter he is in the south of Spain at Valderama or Sotogrande. As a native English, he speaks fluent English, Danish, a bit of German and Spanisch. Whilst teaching he manages to change complicated matters into feelings. His teaching motto is: simple is better.

Packages for beginners

Beginners Package Medium

Saison 2019

The Beginner Package Medium gives you the opportunity to learn the game of golf with a Qualified Golf Instructor. After 4-5 weeks, you could be eligible to play on the course. With the playing permission, you can play on the golf course for 3 months as much as wish.

CHF 1'290.- per person

Beginners Package Mini

Saison 2019

The Beginner Package Mini gives you the opportunity to learn the game of golf with a Qualified Golf Instructor. After 4-5 weeks, you could be eligible to play on the course. With the playing permission, you can play on the golf course for 2 months as much as wish.

CHF 890.- per person

Golf Courses

  • August

    Trial course

    Contents
    You get an overview of all topics related to golf:
    • Introduction into rules and etiquette
    • Basic technique of the full golf swing
    • The short game and putting

    Target group
    • A course for beginners with no knowledge of golf who specifically want to learn the different golf shots.

    Additional benefits
    • Free use of the practise facilities including practice balls and rental clubs during the course
    • 10% discount in the Pro-Shop

    Duration
    • 5 x 1 ½ hours

    Participants
    • 2 – 6 persons

    Costs
    • CHF 280.- per person. The amount must be paid directly on site in the Pro-Shop

    Dates
    31. July 2019 – 18h00 – 19h30
    7. August 2019 – 18h00 – 19h30
    14. August 2019 – 18h00 – 19h30
    21. August 2019 – 18h00 – 19h30
    28. August 2019 – 18h00 – 19h30

    Inscription
    • Mail: info@golfclubgstaad.ch
    • Phone: 033 748 40 30

Lessons

  • 1 Person

    • Private lessons for club members 1 Person 25 Min. CHF 55.- (Rental Clubs not included)
    • Privat lessons for non Members 1 Person 25 Min. CHF 60.- (Rental Clubs not included)
    • Privat lessons for club members 1 Person 50 Min. CHF 110.- (Rental Clubs not included)
    • Privat lessons for non Members 1 Person 50 Min. CHF 120.- (Rental Clubs not included)
    • On the course lessons for club members 1 Person 9 holes max. 2 h CHF 200.-
    • On the course lessons for non members 1 Person 9 hole max. 2 h CHF 250.- (Greenfee included)
  • 2 people

    • On the course lessons for 2 people 9 holes max. 2 h CHF 250.00 for Members
    • On the course lessons for 2 people 9 holes max. 2 h CHF 300.00 for non Members  (The 2nd person pays 50% of the Greenfee)
  • Group

    4 - 10 Pers. 60 Min. CHF 250.00  incl. Driving Range balls & rental clubs

    Groups of more then 10 people need to contact the head pro and need a 2nd teacher.

Contact

Business Partner

As a partner of the Golfclub Gstaad-Saanenland we offer you the ideal platform to combine your business- and professional contacts with your leisure activities. There are several partnerships and benefits to choose from to present your business in a casual and sporty environment. Our outstanding restaurant and infrastructure make it inviting for you to organize meetings and events surrounded by stunning views of the mountains free from traffic and noise.

Golfclub Gstaad-Saanenland
Golfstrasse 4 - 3777 Saanenmöser
Postfach 421 - 3780 Gstaad

+41 33 748 40 30
info@golfclubgstaad.ch

1 May - 31 May 09.00 – 17.00 h
1 June – 30 September 08.00 – 18.30 h
1 – 31 October 09.00 – 17.00 h

Please note that the opening hours may change due to weather conditions.