Matt Ballard is a PGA Teaching Professional based at Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club on the Gold Coast. As a successful PGA Golf Professional for 14 years, Matt was a member of Australasian Tour, One Asia Tour and Japan Golf Tour competing in events worldwide and at home. During the past few years Matt has turned his focus to coaching and is thrilled to share his passion and knowledge of golf with his students.
Matt has the ability to explain the golf swing in simple terms, and to provide a great learning experience for club golfers through to professionals. Matt has worked with a number of touring professionals on their short game and putting, notably US Masters Champion Adam Scott, Adam Bland, Michael Sim, Sam Brazel, Nick Cullen and David Bransdon.
Matt is a certified PGA Golf Professional with qualifications in Trackman Level 2, TPI Level 2 & SAM Putt Lab. With a great passion for short game and keeping up with new technology and emerging trends in the industry, Matt utilises these proven methods along with his learned skills and understanding of the game to assist all golfers alike, from the club golfer to the professional.