We are proud to announce that Dr John Pates will be working with the World Players academy.

John has a wealth of experience working with players at the very top of the game including with the victorious 2014 Gleaneagles European Ryder cup team. He will be passing this onto the academy players.

Dr John Pates is the only chartered Sports Psychologist working on the PGA European Tour. He is an expert in Golf performance and development, helping individual golfers and teams reach their full potential. His impressive list of clients include, Ian Woosnam, Darren Clarke, Greame McDowell, Thomas Bjorn, Paul Broadhurst and Stephen Gallagher. In 2014 John worked with the sucessfull European Ryder Cup team at Gleneagles and has helped golfers win European titles and World Championships. Dr John has published 4 books and has numerous academic publications explaining the psychology of golf.

He has also written the BSc honours degree course in Tournament Golf & Applied science available through the World College of Golf www.worldcollegeofgolf.com