Millfield offers all those who are on the Golf programme the opportunity to develop their golf whilst undertaking academic studies.
Millfield have two qualified PGA golf professionals, Karen Nicholls who is the Director of Golf and Stuart Wells, who is the Head Coach. Pupils on the Golf Programme are given a full and rounded golf education, covering all aspects of the game. The programme is open to all ages, abilities and experiences. Our onsite facilities are excellent and include three putting greens (one artificial), a nine hole pitch n putt course, specialist short game area, a 350 yard long driving range and an indoor Huxley putting green. In addition golfers receive indoor coaching using V1 video analysis to further assist their development.
Pupils are given the opportunity to play at Championship golf courses to which Millfield have association with – Burnham & Berrow, Yeovil and Enmore. All areas of the game are covered including competitions, course observation with analysis, technical training, sports psychology and golf fitness. Competitions include the National HMC / ISGA tournaments along with tournaments abroad. Regular medal competitions are held to help continue the development of all players.
Millfield Golf has an impressive record at international and school level tournaments; these include successes at the World Schools Challenge Champions 2009 and 2011, HMC winners 12 times in 16 years and ISGA Schools Knock-Out Champions in 2008, 2009 and 2011, and European Schools Team winners 2016.
Individual successes include – OM Sophie Keech England Schools U18 Champion 2011 and 2013, England Girls U18 Champion 2013 and Silver Tee Award winner; OM Jamie Li England U18; OM Alfredo Curbishley-Esnaola England 16; Harry Butler regional England squad along with several representing their respective counties. Mimi Rhodes England U16, Sophie Caldon European Schools Individual Girls winner along with her sister Louise.