About Liam Duggan & LDgolf
Liam Duggan is a P.G.A Advanced professional and head professional at LDgolf. Liam turned Professional in 2003 and graduated in 2006, with distinction, with a degree in the P.G.A. Programme.
During this training Liam excelled, finishing 3rd, 1st and 2nd overall in Great Britain & Ireland across the 3 years of the program.
Since turning Professional in 2002, Liam has worked at a number of prestigious 5 star resorts such as Doonbeg Golf Club and The Kiawah Island Club in Charleston, South Carolina.
Liam's tried and tested holistic approach to coaching has help quite a number of young golfers achieve their goals with many representing their provinces, representing Ireland and in some cases turning professional.
Liam places great emphasis in furthering his understanding of his craft. In 2011, he completed the P.G.A. golf psychology certificate and in 2012 Liam completed the P.G.A. advanced diploma. Subsequently, In January 2013, Liam was awarded the title of P.G.A Advanced professional by the P.G.A of Great Britain & Ireland and is one of only a handful of professionals in Munster to hold this title. In June 2013, he became a T.P.I certified level 1 instructor, which focuses on the area of injury prevention and screening for biomechanical deficiencies and is a K-VEST level 2 certified instructor.
Follow Liam's Journey
- Completed K-VEST level two certification, Liam is the only level two certified K-VEST instructor in Ireland.
- Completed the Titleist Performance Institute level one certification-T.P.I certified instructor.
- Completed the P.G.A. Advanced diploma, University of Birmingham, UK, awarded title of 'P.G.A. advanced professional' February 2013 by the P.G.A.
- Completed the Golf Mind golf psychology certificate.
- Founded LDgolf.
- Spent time at The Kiawah Island Club - Cassique Charleston, South Carolina, Doonbeg golf clubs sister club in the USA.
- Finished 2nd in the P.G.A Assistant of the year-awarded the Titleist National P.G.A. Assistants Scholarship for outstanding success in the P.G.A. Assistants examinations.
- Began working as Assistant Professional at Doonbeg golf club, Co Clare.
- 1st P.G.A Trainee of the year, winner of the Lord Darby Memorial Trophy
- Finished 3rd P.G.A Rookie of the year during first year of Foundation degree.
- Began working as Assistant professional at Newcastle West golf club.
- Turned pro while working at the Heath golf club, began Foundation degree in Arts in Professional Golf, at the university of Birmingham.