Phil looks ahead to a bright future at Poulton Park

PHIL Archer (pictured)has been one of the region’s top playing professionals for many years with a distinguished and professional career and he still enjoys playing success in Manchester and District Alliance and PGA competitions and he is looking forward to imparting his outstanding skills and knowledge to golfers of any ability at Poulton Park Golf Club..

Phil began his golf at Birchwood Golf Club and his career in golf has seen him play in 264 European tour events and four majors – two US Opens in 2006 and 2008 and two Open Championships in 2018 and 2010’

He was part of winning GB + I Seve Trophy team in 2007 and on tour he has had four second placed finishes including losing a play off in European Open.

Phil Archer


He also played in155 European Challenge Tour events with four wins in the Finnish Open, Colombia Open, the Plenuef French Challenge and the Rolex Trophy and he has also had over 300 wins in regional and national golf tournaments.

Phil has also represented the GB and I in winning PGA Cup teams against the USA and also represented England in two international team tournaments.

Now, as well as playing he is looking to help other golfers develop their game at the state-of-the-art coaching studio at Poulton Park GC.

Phil said: " The teaching facilities are very good now at Poulton.Park - Freddy Valenti built the indoor swing studio four years ago and we have kitted it out with top of the range Flightscope technology, all used with video analysis , that along with the two short game areas, one all weather and one USGA spec chipping green, makes it an all round teaching experience.

"The players golf academy is growing all the time now, it has taken some time for me personally to get the word out that I am teaching more now than playing. I really enjoy the challenge of improving and setting out a plan for any standard of golfer.

" Future development includes growing the reputation of the players golf academy to one of the best in the area.

"Helping us in growing the junior section and junior coaching we have brought in PGA pro Chris Bibby on board and we are continuing the growth of the ladies section at the golf club.

"In 2019 we will have a full year of golfing clinics going on for all standards of golfer, including all aspects of the golf game.

" I would like to thank Freddy Valenti, Alex Pritchard, Poulton Park and Tour X Golf for the opportunity to grow my teaching experience over the last three years after coming away from tour golf.

"Anybody looking at getting into golf or wanting to improve their current standard is most welcome to get in touch with me at either or tel 07767651299.


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