Lee Westwood Golf School


The Lee Westwood Golf Schools based at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa in Cheshire and Stoke-by-Nayland Hotel Golf & Spa in Essex, have selected Desert Springs Resort & Golf Club to be their warm weather winter training base for 2013.

The Lee Westwood Golf School accommodates students on a residential basis and offers promising talented golfers the opportunity to gain nationally recognised educational qualifications whilst developing and improving their golf game.

The full time 2-year course combines a golf and educational programme that is unique, tested, and structured to help develop and enhance a students golf, education, lifestyle, psychology, fitness and more.

Between 14th – 18th January 2013 Desert Springs will be host to 70 students and 7 professional staff from the Lee Westwood Schools for a four-day intensive training programme to develop their individual golfing skills in warm weather, utilising the excellent practice facilities at the Golf Academy and playing the Indiana Championship golf course.

Gavin Hamlyn head of operations at the Lee Westwood Golf School said:

“We have chosen to visit Desert Springs to give students the opportunity to practice and play in a new and challenging environment and take advantage of a better climate than here in the UK.“

The students will be expected to structure and plan their practice and play throughout the visit and also take advantage of the sports facilties available at the resort.

The students and officials will be accommodated in some of the privately owned apartments normally reserved for holidays and short breaks at Desert Springs and the resort’s executive chef will be on hand to cater for the special dietary requirements of individual players dining in the award-winning El Torrente Restaurant.

For further information on the Lee Westwood Golf School visit their official website www.leewestwoodgolfschool.com


For further information contact:  José Ignacio Olea
Tel: +34 670 613 900
Email: jioz@almanzora.com