Welcome to Shankygolf, the home of Shane Warren PGA Golf Professional
My aim is to help put the fun back into your golf and show you how simple it can be to improve and enjoy this great game even more.
Lessons Tailored To You
One of the biggest goals I have when working with any of my students is to bring out the best in them!
Therefore all lessons are 100% tailored to the individual needs of each person, with lots of discussion and planning, together as player and coach we decide what path your golf will take and what methods we use to help you achieve your very best outcome.
Please contact me to discuss setting up your introductory lesson.
If you're a new customer to Shankygolf your first 45 minute session is at the intro rate of
PGA Qualified '99
Suffolk Assistants Champion '03
Suffolk Pros Matchplay Champion '07
Why Choose Me As Your Coach?
Experienced in using launch monitor technology in lessons since 2015
Foresight Sports GC2 Launch Monitor owner
Foresight Sports HMT Head Measuring Technology owner
Videos recorded at up 240 Frames Per Second (Slo-Mo) so you can see all the details.
Video analysis, notes and homework sent directly to you via Shankygolf Academy on your personal account.
FREE iPhone & Android app to book lessons, add scorecards and review your lessons.
Every lesson is tailored to your individual swing, needs, ability and goals.
We will work together to formulate a plan to maximise your improvement.
I use technology in my lessons so I can provide you with the simplest way to fix what’s actually causing the bad shots. That doesn’t mean that the lesson is full of numbers and technical info – far from it! With the launch monitor you’ll see that it’s the smallest of changes that result in far better shots and you'll be pleased to hear that the vast majority of my coaching is not position based!
Let’s Change your Game
Shane has been offering golf lessons in Suffolk for over 25 years!
Through the years he has helped golfers of all abilities from total beginner to fellow Pros, both young and old enjoy the game of golf more.
His strength lies in the way he quickly identifies your problem and provides an achievable solution that is not only simple to learn but easy to take onto the course too.
"My coaching philosophy is to work with my players to develop the skills and understanding of their own swing so they can stay in control of what's happening throughout the course of a round.
I believe that at least 95% of all swing faults can be traced back to the set up. How we stand determines how we swing so stand with faults and we'll swing with them too or at the very least make movements in an effort to compensate for them which in turn leads to inconsistency.
The most commonly asked question is ‘How do I become more consistent?' The answer lies in good fundamentals, a solid/repetitive set up routine and starting position.
From there the biggest thing I look for to aid consistency in the swing is to keep things as simple as is possible.
Engaging the bigger muscles in the body by maintaining a centred pivot from correct biomechanics allows the body to naturally square the face through impact leading to straighter, more powerful shots that occur far more often.
I am not a one method suits all kind of coach and prefer to find the best method for the individual I'm working with, helping to develop what's already there using videos, drills and advice to improve knowledge of what makes 'your' swing work consistently and under the pressure of competition.
Each student will benefit from videos, notes and 'homework' sent to them on their very own web page at Shankygolf academy. (click here for more info) Through the website you can also add scorecards, track your playing statistics, add your own swing videos, book golf lessons directly using my online diary and more.