Steve North - Director of Instruction
Steve North is responsible for the delivery of the world class coaching at St Andrews Links. He is one of Golf Monthly’s Top 25 Coaches and was also awarded a Top 25 Most Admired Operator in Golf Award, by Golf Inc magazine (US) in 2008.
Steve moved to the Home of Golf to build and develop the Golf Academy after many successful years as David Leadbetter’s Director of Instruction. As one of the youngest golf professionals to complete the rigorous David Leadbetter training, Steve went on to conduct golf clinics all over Asia for some of the world’s leading corporations and continues to do so at St Andrews Links. His clients include Allianz, Brooks Brothers, HSBC, Credit Suisse, RBS, Chase Manhattan Bank, BMW, Audi and FedEx.
Specialising in the use of analysis software and technology, Steve continues to keep the Golf Academy at the very forefront of instruction and has gone on to play pivotal roles for the Scottish Golf Union and University of St Andrews development / coaching programmes. He has also coached numerous players to national titles throughout the world.
Steve currently writes for several publications including Golf Monthly, Asian Golf Monthly, the St Andrews Links Yearbook and St Andrews Links News.