July 26, 2017

Matthew Cooke

Matthew Cooke

Career highlights:

  • Researcher with world-renowned and pioneer of expertise and expert performance Dr K. Anders Ericsson. Currently undergoing research on the practice tasks and their relevance to acquiring expertise in golf.
  • Co founder of Leap Golf. A unique coaching brand/business specializing in the 5 areas of expert performance in United Kingdom
  • Multiple magazine publications in the UK.
  • Received recognition by the PGA (Professional Golfers Association) for the success of Leap Golf.
  • Broadcasted on multiple radio stations in the USA and UK.
  • Lectured at a Bradford College discussing topics on coaching, business development and expert performance.
  • Invited to consult for the Bradford College and the BCS (British college Sports) playing a role in setting up coaching opportunities, arranging venues for tournaments and selecting talented young golfers.
  • Coached multiple juniors who have represented the city of Leeds.
  • Coached multiple students who have represented the county of Yorkshire.
  • Coached multiple students who have represented the country of England at an international level.
  • Head coach for the Junior performance Center at Cookridge Hall Golf Club.
  • Coached multiple students who have gained scholarships to Auburn University, Texas Tech University, New Mexico and Arkansas.
  • Obtained an O-1 Visa, only eligible for professionals who have reached an extremely high level of ability, at the age of 24.
  • Completed a 3-year FdSc in sport science specifically applied to golf.
  • Completed a National Diploma specifically applied to sports performance.
  • Practice coach to multiple professionals in the UK.
  • TPI Certified.
  • Aim-point certified.
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