James Hartley is an accomplished coach and player, who has been an Australian PGA Member since 2009 and a coach at Yarra Bend Golf since 2011.
James works with golfers of all skill level and ability, from novice to elite. With a refined coaching knowledge, shaped by the BannLynchMcDade methodology and close to a decades experience, James' message to all golfers is clear - golf should be challenging, social, gratifying, and most importantly fun!
As the Coordinator of Yarra Bend Junior Golf, James is committed to the development of junior golf. James has strong communication skills and the ability to make junior golfer's feel comfortable and at ease quickly. Regardless of level of ability, James ensures that the juniors that enter into the BannLynchMcDade Program have a fantastic experience.
James has a handicap of +3 and a career best score of 62. James was also the winner of 2016 Victorian Club Professionals Champion and 2016 Royal Melbourne Purse Pro Am.