Professional Team

Under the expert guidance of our PGA Professionals and benefiting from our state of art facilities, you will improve and refine all the aspects of the game of golf.

Darren Griffiths

Director of Golf, Darren Griffiths grew up in Wales and was introduced to golf by his father at a late age of 16. Having a natural flare for the game 2 years later he joined the Professional ranks at the prestigious links fairways of Ashburnham Golf Club. Since turning Professional Darren has built up an outstanding track record in the golf industry gaining awards for "Welsh Professional of the Year" and being responsible for achieving Welsh Golf Club of the Year at his previous two venues. Get in touch darren.griffiths@monterei.com.

Neil Turley

Head Professional and our golf operations manager Neil has 30 years of experience as a golf professional and brings a wide variety of knowledge to Monte Rei. Neil has enjoyed his tournament golf, including time on the European Challenge Tour.
He moved to Bulgaria where he was involved in the opening and the running of two Gary Player Signature courses as director of golf and was very instrumental in the growth of the game in the country. Neil became the chairman of the Bulgarian PGA, coached the Bulgarian National Golf Team and established the first ever school's golf program. After 8 years abroad, Neil returned to the UK and joined XSEM, a corporate event and marketing company, heading up their golf division.
Neil is looking forward to seeing the completion and opening of the second golf course at Monte Rei and developing the full golf services across the two courses. Get in touch neil.turley@monterei.com

 

Bradley Dye

Assistant Golf Professional, Brad joined the Monte Rei team in 2015 as an Assistant Professional from Rockliffe Hall Golf Club having turned Professional in 2015. Brad grew up in Darlington, North East, England and started playing golf at the age of 10 at Dinsdale Spa Golf Club and fell in love with the game. Brad is currently studying to become a PGA Professional in correspondence with the University of Birmingham. Get in touch golf@monterei.com