Neil Holman Golf Academy at Torbay Golf Centre


Both PGA Fellow Professional Neil Holman and current WPGA Chairperson Tracy Loveys have a passion for teaching.


They can help you with any aspect of your game. From driving and fairway woods, to iron play, right through to pitching, chipping, awkward lies and putting.


Neil turned Professional in 1991 whilst at Tall Pines GC in Bristol. He also taught at Clevedon Driving Range in Somerset for 2 years before progressing on to Head Assistant at the club where he was an amateur; Burnham and Berrow GC. Whilst there, he used to teach at as Weston Driving Range in the evenings too. After becoming a fully qualified PGA Professional in 1996 he took the position of Head Professional at Churston Golf Club in Devon, where he served for 8 years before moving to his current position at Torbay Golf Centre in 2004.


Tracy turned Professional in 1992 whilst at Broadstone GC in Dorset. Passing her PGA qualifications in 1996, with a Grade A in teaching, she remained there until 2006. Within that time, she also spent 3 years on the Ladies European Tour. She had short stints at both Sturminster Marshall GC where she was part of a team delivering coaching to over 100 juniors each week, before moving on to the exclusive club of Remedy Oak GC. In 2008 Tracy was appointed Club Professional at Bigbury GC, working alongside Nigel Blenkarne, before moving up into the role of Head Professional in 2017. Her career highlights are being a 4 time WPGA Club Professional Champion, 2 time West Region WPGA Champion, being honoured with the non-playing Captain’s role of Team GB&I in the inaugural Women’s WPGA Cup in Texas 2019 and she is also the current Chair of WPGA.

Lessons are available all year round, as the range and short game area are both flood lit. Last appointments on weekdays are at 7.15pm and at weekends it’s 5.15pm.


CALL NEIL ON 07799 403813
OR TRACY ON 07798 871226

One to One Tuition

40 minute Lesson £40
Course of 6 x 40 minute lessons £240 (Includes free playing lesson at Dartmouth)
Course of 12 x 40 minute lessons £320

Junior Tuition

  • 10 and Under – £10 for 30minutes
  • 14 and Under – £14 for 30minutes
  • 18 and Under – £18 for 30minutes
  • 25 and Under – £25 for 30minutes
  • For two, a £5 surcharge and a 40minute lesson

Specialist Academies

  • Tuesdays 5pm-6pm, Girls after school club only £5.00.
  • Wednesdays 4.30pm-5.30pm, Boys after school club only £5.00.
  • Saturday morning with Neil Holman – 10am to 12noon, individual junior coaching only £5.00 for 10 minutes – no need to book, just turn up
  • Sunday morning with Tracy Loveys – 10am to 12noon, individual junior coaching only £5.00 for 10 minutes – no need to book, just turn up.


Vouchers are available for every occasion. Please ring Neil or Tracy.

Playing Lessons

Playing lessons available with either Neil or Tracy at Dartmouth G&CC 9 hole golf course:

£75 one person
£50 each for two
£40 each for three