Our PGA qualified teaching professional, Wayne Bradley caters for golfers of all ages. Wayne was awarded the highest honour for a teaching pro, the PGA of SA Coach of the Year 2010 – voted by his peers and the board of the South African PGA.
He offers a range of services including a complete video analysis of your golf swing. Bookings for Wayne can be made in the Royal Cape Golf Shop – 021-7616551.
Wayne Bradley - PGA ProfessionalWayne was born in Johannesburg and started golf at the age of 3. He became more serious about his golf in High School and played junior golf as a member of the junior foundation.
In 1983 he represented the then Southern Transvaal at Junior, under 23 and senior Level. At junior level that same year he had many wins in the Junior Golf Foundation. Wayne has represented South Africa and gained his junior springbok colours alongside his good friends Jamie Gough, Des Terblanche & Andre Cruse.
At the end of 1983 he obtained a Golf Scholarship to the United States at the United States International University (USIU) in San Diego, California. He returned to South Africa in 1985 and captained the Transvaal U-23 Team to victory in an interprovincial in Natal with inclusion of a very young Ernie Els in the team.
In 1986, Wayne turned Professional and played the Sunshine Tour. He was 4th in the Minolta Match-play, beating John Bland and Hugh Baiocchi but going down to inform Mark McNulty in the semifinal.
Whilst playing the Canadian Tour in 1988 he recorded placing’s of 2nd, 5th with 3 Top 10 finishes.
In 1994 he won the Ivory Coast Open and received a 2 year exemption to the Sarazen World Open in Atlanta, Georgia (USA). He has won 5 times on the winter leg of the Sunshine Tour and a number of top 5 and 10 finishers.
He finished 3rd at the Asian Tour School and spent five years on that Tour. His best finish was 3rd in the Singapore Open and a host of Top 5 finishes.
His coaching career started at the World of Golf in Johannesburg where he stayed for 6 months before relocating to Cape Town to work with Jamie Gough at his golf School of Excellence, coaching the Tygerberg College students. Wayne qualified as a member of the South African Professional Golfers Association in 2006 and in 2008 qualified as an Assessor for the PGA‘s teaching program.
Wayne was awarded the highest honour for a teaching pro the PGA of SA Coach of the Year 2010 voted by his peers and the board of the South African PGA.
Wayne is also Coach to the Ernie Els Foundation Juniors in the Western Cape. He has been Coach of the Western Province junior Girls Squad for the last four years as well.
Wayne is really passionate about teaching all levels of golfer. Getting a beginner to understand the basics and mechanics of the swing is really what Wayne enjoys. He encourages all golfers to learn the sequence of movement to becoming a better golfer. Wayne has helped many youngsters play and improve their game and three of his students are now on Scholarships in America.
With his 17 years of tour experience, 5 being on the Asian Tour he hopes to enlighten his students with this experience, knowledge and passion for the game.
½ Hour lesson R 300 1 Hour lesson R 600 5 Lesson package R 1350 10 Lesson package R 2700 9-Hole playing lesson R 1350 18-Hole playing lesson R 2700
Non-Member Rates (Visitors)
½ Hour lesson R 350 1 Hour lesson R 650 5 Lesson package R 1500 10 Lesson package R 3000 9-Hole playing lesson R 1500 18-Hole playing lesson R 3000
Please contact the golf shop on +27 (0)21 761 6551 and book a lesson with one of our friendly staff members
Kurt StrippKurt who is originally from Port Elizabeth and started with the Junior Golf Foundation, has been playing golf for 25 years. He started his journey at school where he also played at WP championship level. Kurt has been coached by Cobie Le Grange as a junior who hosted Golf TV shows during this time. Kurt is one of a few Pros who have completed a level 2 qualification in coaching, namely the Long Term Athletic Development programme and has completed 3 years of his PGA diploma.
In addition, Kurt also runs the junior development programmes at Royal Cape Golf Club as well as the BradleyHeitz Golf Academy at The Momentum Driving Range in Wynberg. Kurt is also part of the Coaching team for the WP Junior girls squad. He is also the convenor of the golfing tournaments in the Western Cape for SA Kids Golf, an NGO that runs golf tournaments for kids. Kurt's Passion for coaching all ages especially working with juniors has made him a household name in the industry