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Royal Troon Golf Club

Welcome on board to Royal Troon Golf Club who proudly hosted The 145th Open Championship in July of 2016. It was the ninth occasion The Open had been held at Troon. Considering the Club’s humble beginning in 1878, the journey has been remarkable with great credit due to some forward thinking members during the Club’s early years.

Kieron was appointed Professional to the Club at the start of 2008.  Hailing from Ayrshire and a BSc (Hons) graduate in Sports Science from Nottingham Trent University, he qualified as a Professional at Turnberry Hotel after two spells at Oakmont Country Club in the USA. Further positions at Gleneagles Hotel and Old Thorns Golf Club led to five years at Murrayfield Golf Club in Edinburgh.

An avid teacher, retailer and player he is particularly enthusiastic about the junior side of golf and the encouragement of new juniors in to the game.

Kieron is a specialist tutor of the short game and his unique scientific approach has helped many golfers successfully improve and develop their putting, chipping, pitching and bunker play. Kieron is a qualified putting instructor.