Marty Joyce Golf Academy
Marty Joyce and Paul Skinner are based at Spring Valley Golf Club and is located next to the Heatherton Road (entrance) ‘South’ Range.
Operating from a high performance studio, it features indoor and outdoor hitting bays and is complemented with the latest technology including Trackman and Sam PuttLab.Next to it is the Heatherton Driving Range, a 300 metre full length driving range with a 1200 square metre turf tee and is available for use 7 days a week, all year round.
The practice facility also includes full access to the club’s short game hole complete with pitching/chipping areas and bunkers. A large putting green is also located in front of the clubhouse.
Marty Joyce profile
After ten years playing amateur golf, having represented Victoria five times and competing in high level amateur tournaments throughout Europe, the USA and Australia, Marty spent three years getting his professional qualification via a PGA traineeship. During his traineeship he was awarded Victorian Trainee of the Year and Australian Golf Digest Trainee of the Year.
Travis Harrison Golf Academy
Travis Harrison is based at Spring Valley Golf Club and is located next to the Heatherton Road (entrance) ‘South’ Range.
Travis Harrison profile
Travis is an enthusiastic person who takes a holistic approach to my coaching, which guarantees all students leave with a complete understanding of improvements made to their games. He utilises the latest technology and all students receive access to video reviews of their lesson so information covered during the lesson can be re-visited at anytime.
Travis is passionate about running specialty coaching programs and this ensures a variety of topics are covered in fun filled group environments.
- Full PGA member since 2008
- Diploma in Sports coaching and administration Deakin University
- 2007 Victorian PGA trainee of the year
- 2016/17 Victorian PGA club professional of the year
- 2018/19 Victorian PGA game development coach of the year
- PGA of Australia trainee mentor and lecturer
For more than 10 years Paul competed professionally on both a National and International level. He has turned his experience/knowledge into establishing himself as a renowned golf instructor throughout Australasia.
A golf coach and AAA rated Australian PGA Member specialising in player development and education within the industry. As recognition of his commitment and expertise Paul was awarded a 2014 contract with Golf Australia as a High Performance Coach (Tournament Coaching Consultant) providing hands-on approach coaching for young elite amateurs in Australia.
With an eye for detail and refreshing approach he’s left no stone unturned when it comes to delivering quality golf instruction to players of all levels. He is renowned for his swing knowledge, communication skills and dedication to his own personal development.
Paul employs an integrated approach to coaching and is on a constant pursuit of education gaining valuable coaching knowledge from some of the world’s leading instructors. Individual knowledge will be gained from exposure to all facets of the game including, technical, physical, tactical and physiological.