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Be the best by par and join the Golf Academy!

Golf club and ball

The Golf Academy at Middlesbrough College is based just 25 minutes away, at Stokesley Golf Range.

State-of-the-art facilities and analysis tools support players in identifying their strengths and weaknesses, along with suggested techniques to develop their skills. Players can also expect everything from support with collecting relevant performance data to the opportunity to develop your own skills tests and practice sessions.

With instructor James Atthey basing his coaching around the individuality of each player, he prides himself on his multi-disciplined approach that focuses on everything from the mental approach of players to improving swing technique. James believes each player has their own individual style, and with the help of the Academy students have the opportunity to nurture and develop this.

Meet the Coach

James Atthey – Head Golf Coach

James is a fully qualified Class AA PGA golf professional who has over 20 years experience behind him. James has helped numerous juniors achieve places in county and national squads, including boys and girls clubs and county champions.

James Atthey

Golf Academy FAQs

We are TASS Dual Career Accredited

TASS (Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme) is an athletic support programme, which helps talented athletes to balance their sport and studies, with the goal of them being able to reach their potential in both. The programme is open to all elite athletes on any course at Middlesbrough College, not just Sports and Leisure courses. For more information, contact the Sports Admin Team on 01642 333772 or

Dual Career Accredited TASS

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