Meet the Team
The Head Professional, Jeffrey Sim has been professional now for over 30 years and 23 off those at Cooden Beach Golf Club, having qualified through the PGA in 1979. The pro shop is very well stocked out by Jeff with everything you could ask for at great low prices. Jeff can offer members and guests top class custom fitting for any of the products he stocks, making his service very highly regarded. Jeffrey had a brief spell on the European tour when he was 18-20 having got his card through the qualifying school at Quinta Do Lago in Portugal. Since then he has dedicated his time to teaching and running the shop. When it comes to teaching Jeff is very highly rated especially when it comes to the short games aspects of the golf.
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Shaun has been a full time coach for the twenty four years and has coached numerous golfers of all ages from beginners though to Professional golfers and has vast experience of coaching golfers of all abilities. In recent times Shaun has developed a very busy Mens and Ladies Golf Academy here at Cooden with many golfers progressing into club membership. For more information on Shaun's coaching programmes, please visit Shaun's website or alternatively contact details below.
PGA Professional Paul Nessling joined Jeff in late 2009 to finish his PGA training, since then he has finished and now is a fully qualified PGA Pro. For the last few years Paul has helped Jeff run the pro shop and at the same time offer teaching and custom fitting to members. Paul is now trying to become a touring professional and has had great success in recent years. He is the Current PGA Sussex Open champion, Professional champion and Order Of Merit winner.
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Colton Alleyne-Davis rejoined us here at Cooden Beach in September 2016, this time as a fully qualified PGA Professional. Previously a junior member, Colton has now become a key figure in the pro shop alongside Jeff, improving his knowledge and his understanding of being a well rounded professional golfer. Colton offers lessons to all levels and ages tailored to the clients needs, from complete beginners to experienced club members. In his first year of training, Colton achieved the PGA South Trainee of the Year Award. This award is assessed not only on his playing record for the year but also his academic results. Colton is ambitious and driven towards a playing career and will be looking to pursue this path in the future.