After leaving Chiltern Edge School Glenn joined the British Forces in 1987, Glenn joined the Duke of Edinburgh’s Royal Regiment in 1988 where he was based in Hong Kong for 18 months, followed by two years at Catterick Garrison.
He had numerous exercises in Malaysia, Hawaii, Germany and in February 1991 he received his General Service Medal for a 6 month tour of duty in Northern Ireland.
Whilst serving his time in the Armed Forces he played golf for the Army in Hong Kong.
After leaving the forces in May 1991 he became the Assistant to the Professional at Drayton Park Golf Club where he played in many PGA tournaments as well as Pro-Ams.
Glenn joined Hennerton Golf Club in 1993 as Head Assistant Professional to William Farrow and later that year qualified as a PGA Professional.
In 2010 Glenn became the Club Professional and Golf Manager for Hennerton.
Glenn is a passionate golf coach and has been coaching for over 25 years, and brings a wealth of experience from coaching beginner through to tour players.
He has been very fortunate to attend seminars from the likes of Pete Cowan, Karl Morris, Jamie Edwards and Scott Cranfield, he has also on numerous occasions been asked by the BBC to deliver instructions and talk on golf matters.
He is fully up to date with DBS, safeguarding and child protection guidelines and his current PGA grade is AAT.
To contact Glenn about golf lessons on the course, in the driving range or in the Golf Studio please: Email Glenn or phone 0118 9401000
Michael Critcher – PGA Professional
& Putting Coach
Soon after leaving secondary school Michael got straight into the golfing world with a job at Bearwood Golf Club. Michael joined Bearwood in 2008 where he became the Professionals Assistant gaining over 5 years of experience in the golfing industry, whilst acting as the Junior organiser.
In April 2014 Michael moved to Badgemore Park Golf Club as a Assistant PGA Professional to start his PGA training which he passed in 2017. After three successful years as the Assistant gaining vital knowledge of the golfing industry including; business management, running of a golf club, excellent coaching knowledge from his time of coaching beginners and juniors to seasoned touring professionals.
Michael got offered the opportunity to become the Head PGA Professional which he took with open arms after completing his PGA Training. Although Michael looked after the whole golf side of the business, his main passion is for coaching. Michael has built up a very good client base during his time at Badgemore and is hoping to grow this during his time at Hennerton.
Michael also regularly competes on the PGA South Region and BB&O circuit, playing a mix of individual events and Pro-Am's, achieving a number of top 10 finishes as well as a win at the BB&O PGA Henley Pro AM in 2018.