Golf Operations Staff Profiles
Duncan Kegg – Head Golf Professional
Duncan is one of Australia’s most highly regarded PGA Teaching Professionals and was selected as the 2014 Western Australian Teaching Professional of the Year. In 2015 Duncan was a nominee for the Australian Teaching Professional of the Year presented at the inaugural Greg Norman Medal.
Duncan is certified with the PGA of Australia as Advanced in Coaching and is currently the State Junior Girls Coach for Western Australia, whilst a significant amount of his teaching time is dedicated to the state’s elite players Duncan’s greatest pleasure comes from helping Mount Lawley members improve all aspects of their golf game. One of only a few coaches in Western Australia to utilise radar technology by using Flightscope Dopplar Radar in both tuition and clubfitting this 3D technology allows the student to see exactly what is occurring through impact.
Always keen to expand his coaching education and experience Duncan has recently become Western Australia’s only Certified Aimpoint Express Instructor and one of only 5 in Australia, Aimpoint Express is a green reading system that is used by some of the world’s best golf professionals including Adam Scott and Lydia Ko.
Duncan enjoys organising his very popular Golf Trips for the members at Mount Lawley that have been frequented by over 300 members and their guests. These trips have helped create reciprocal playing arrangements for Mount Lawley members at some of Asia’s leading golf courses.
With his vast experience in both coaching and clubfitting it is Duncan’s focus to ensure that members can perform at their best every time they step on to the golf course.
Neil Simpson – Teaching Professional
Neil recently celebrated a significant achievement by becoming a 50 year member of the PGA of Australia and has worked at some of the most prestigious clubs in Australia. Neil has had great success with a large range of players over a long career but is most well-known for helping Nick O’Hern improve from a struggling journey man pro into the only player to have beaten Tiger Woods twice in matchplay.
Neil is available for lessons on Thursday or Saturday, please visit our ‘Coaching‘ page to book in your next lesson with Neil.
Ric Edwards – Golf Supervisor
Ric is a member of the PGA of Australia. Ric is very knowledgeable on the latest equipment particularly with drivers. Ric primary role is to administer all golf events at MLGC as well as supervising the Golf Shop retail offerings.
Ric is also available for lessons. Please visit our ‘Coaching‘ page to book in your next lesson with Ric.