North Foreland Golf Club

What's In Store?

At North Foreland Golf Club, we pride ourselves in offering our customers the very best the golf industry has available.

Our Pro Shop is a superb retail outlet that carries an extensive range of golfing products and equipment from leading suppliers at competitive prices. These include brands such as TaylorMade, Titleist, Ping, Callaway, Yonex Cobra and Mizuno. We also stock popular clothing brands for men, ladies and juniors too, including Hugo Boss, Galvin Green, FootJoy, Glenmuir, ProQuip, JRB and Swing Out Sister.

Tailor-made Information Our PGA professional golf shop also serves another important purpose – an information resource for our members. Considerable knowledge and specialist advice is readily available on all aspects of the game, from providing the latest in golfing equipment to offering expert tuition.

As Alex Blown says, “As your golf professional, "I’m passionate about maximising your enjoyment of this fantastic game.”

We believe it’s through imparting our knowledge that you will fulfil your golfing potential.

What’s more, we have the proof it works. A recent survey discoverd the fact that 91% of golfers experienced a dramatic and continual improvement, after completing a custom fitting session with a PGA Professional.

Custom Fitting


Junior Golf

Tuition & Gift Vouchers Tuition and North Foreland gift vouchers make a popular present for the golfing enthusiast. These are available from the Pro Shop for any denomination, and can be used on equipment, clothing or any accessories. These vouchers make great gift for players of all abilities, from novice to the experienced. They may even give you a chance to buy that piece of equipment you have always desired! Visit the North Foreland Golf Club Pro Shop, located opposite the practice putting green.

The Pro Shop opening hours are: 7:30 am to 6:00 pm. Contact us on: (01843) 862140, or email: Please check out the pro shop website for all the latest offers, lesson tips, equipment updates and more.

Meet Our Pro’s

North Foreland Golf Club’s in-house PGA qualified golf professionals offer a warm and friendly
welcome, and the highest level of service and after-sales advice. With over forty-five years of combined experience, they’re more than ready to answer any queries or questions you may have.

Darren Parris, Senior PGA Professional

Darren’s style of straightforward, effective coaching has seen him teach all standards of players, including many other professionals. Having been PGA Qualified for over 15 years, he has valuable experience to draw upon to help improve your game.

Alternatively if you would prefer a playing lesson, Darren has played in the 2006 Open Championship, the 2005 PGA Cup, winning all five of his matches, and is twice a former winner of the Kent PGA Order of Merit. More recently, he was voted Foremost Professional in 2010, and won the inaugural Foremost Professional Championship in May 2011.

Alex Blown, Head PGA Professional

Alex's coaching style is simple. He believes IMPACT is everything! He is passionate about helping all levels of golfer understand impact better than ever, and what they can do to improve theirs, and break free from their struggles they have been facing. He understands how important golf is to people so he prides himself on being there for golfers, whenever they need him, and stand by them step by step through their journey. The only question golfers get askes is, WHAT DID YOU SHOOT? Therefore Alex works closely with the golfer to establish the best way to lower their scores. Alex is a certified PGA coach and enjoys imparting knowledge to other PGA Professionals and Club Golfers on their quest to become better golfers. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact him. 

Harvey Couchman, PGA Head Assistant Professional

Harvey is our Head Assistant Professional who recently became a fully qualified professional in 2022.

He runs a busy coaching dairy focusing on building strong relationships with his clients to understand their games and their most efficient ways of learning. His coaching style is to identify the key factors to improve ball flight in easy, understandable sections.

As well as this Harvey excels in Junior improvement and runs the 'Foreland Falcons Junior Academy'. Furthermore, he is also very much involved with our Junior League Team, regularly providing training sessions for our elite juniors.

Callum Piper, PGA Assistant Professional 

Callum joined us in April 2019, prior to joining the Pro Shop team Callum qualified in level 3 primary school sports coaching and had experience of teaching youngsters in several local schools.

Callum started his PGA training in 2021, having  previously turned proffesional of a +4 Handicap. 

He regulary competes on the PGA Regional and National circuit along with the Clutch Pro Tour and uses his skills to help and assist golfers of all levels develop and improve.


Contact us on: (01843) 862140, or email: . Check out the pro shop website for all the latest offers, lesson tips, equipment updates and more.


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