alanMeet The Team

Alan and Nic are on hand in the Pro-Shop to offer you a warm welcome to your days golf at Swaffham and answer any questions you have regarding the course or your game in general.


With both lessons and fittings available here at Swaffham. Come in to book an appointment!



Alan Wright – Head PGA Professional

Having qualified at the PGA headquarters nearly 20 years ago, Alan’s wealth of experience in the industry gives members and visitors the reassurance, that any aspect of their game can be discussed with him.

From a Northamptonshire county Amateur to the professional ranks, Alan had undertaken diverse roles within the industry. Ten years experience at one of Europes busiest golf centres then on to head professional at Brampton Heath Golf Centre in Northamptonshire. This gave Alan the experience to then become Academy Director at on of Birmingham’s fastest growing centres before arriving at Swaffham in 2013.

“From the first time I played the golf course late 2012 the potential of the club was clear to be seen. the layout and in particular the free draining soil gives Swaffham golf club advantages that many clubs can only envy. It is now becoming a venue of respect and admiration from all golfers across East Anglia”


Nic Cains – Assistant PGA Professional


Nic has recently turned Professional and is currently undertaking his PGA foundation degree.

Through representing the county from U16’s up to the First team, Nic has had a lot of experience playing and both understanding the game of golf. Alongside playing, he also has studied golf at college which has developed his overall knowledge of the game both physically and mentally.

Nic’s been part of the team since summer 2013 and is looking forward to continuing his career in golf here at Swaffham Golf Club.