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The Pro Shop

Kingsknowe Golf Club has it’s own PGA Professional (Iain Lowdean) and Assistant Professional (Adam Wills) and an onsite Pro Shop which can be contacted on 0131 441 4030. 

Learn to Play Golf at Kingsknowe with Iain

Any women and girls who want to learn to play golf can come to our Coaching Hub at Kingsknowe Golf Course.  There are two sessions each Saturday from 13:00 to 14:00 and 14:30 to 15:30.  Sessions cost £5 and refreshments will be provided.  Everyone is welcome whether you have ever held a golf club or not and to sign up, contact proshop@kingsknowe.com or call the Pro Shop on 0131 441 4030.  Golf clubs will be provided.

Kingsknowe Golf Club is easily accessible by car, 44 bus, or train to Kingsknowe, at 326, Lanark Road, EH14 2JD.

IAIN LOWDEAN: CLUB PROFESSIONAL

Our Club professional is Iain Lowdean who joined us from Murrayfield Golf Club.  Iain took up his position at Kingsknowe on Saturday 16th June.

Iain is a fully qualified PGA Golf Professional, currently working in a team of four professionals and one shop assistant at Murrayfield Golf Club.  With a background in sales and hospitality as well as golf, Iain excels at exceptional customer service and is looking for an opportunity to develop new ideas and drive progress forward as our Club Professional.

Iain has been a Golf Professional since 2011 and through the PGA programme has acquired a wealth of knowledge that he is keen to pass on to as many people as he can.  As a coach, Iain has amassed over 2000+ hours of coaching from individual, Junior, Ladies and Men’s Group coaching and will bring this coavching expertise to the Club.  He continues to play competitively on the Tartan Tour but his true passion is to interact with golfers at a club level. As a Certified Putting Instructor (CPI) and Level 2 Coach, he is keen to continue developing his own skills so that he can provide the best possible coaching and service to all.Iain grew up in Gloucestershire playing most of his Amateur golf at Minchinhampton Golf Club.  At the age of 12 Iain qualified through the Daily Telegraph competition to represent the South West of England in Spain at San Roque.  At aged 13, Iain won the Junior Club Championship and went on to win the Club Championship, aged 19. He also represented his county and played from a handicap of +1.

Iain’s has a background in Hospitality and Sales & Marketing, from having worked in corporate sales and international event sales. Iain’s degrees are in Golf Studies and Leisure and Sports Management (BA)  Iain met his wife Gin, when travelling across Asia and Australasia and they now have two boys, Toben (4) and Albus (2).  Luckily for Kingsknowe, after two years of living in New Zealand Iain came back to the UK to pursue his passion and start his career in Golf, with the new chapter starting here on Saturday 16th June.

ADAM WILLS: ASSISTANT PROFESSIONAL

Adam Wills is our Assistant Professional.  Adam joined us from Lanark Golf Club.  You can contact Adam at proshop@kingsknowe.com and 0131 441 4030.