Trevor Underwood

Our resident Professional Trevor started his professional career at Ryde Golf Club where he was Head Professional for four years before moving to East Devon Golf Club in 1986.

Trevor has enjoyed a successful playing career as both an amateur and a professional with numerous victories to his name. His dedication was rewarded in 1981 when he obtained his European Tour Card, which he retained for a couple of seasons. More recently he was a member of the prestigious Ashworth Cup Team.

Trevor achieved PGA Advanced status in 2008 for his services to the game.

With an extensive knowledge of the game, Trevor has now taken on a more senior role on the business side of the operation, as well as the day to day running of the professionals shop. Trevor is also an accomplished teacher, his simple, uncomplicated approach to teaching makes him successful with beginners, intermediate and advanced players. 

Andrew Place

Assistant professional Andrew joined Trevor in 2015 from Staddon Heights where he had been a member for 16 years. Andrew is now well into his three year PGA foundation degree course which when completed will see him become a fully qualified professional.

He has represented Devon in both the junior and men’s team as an amateur and was also was Captain of the U18s Devon team in 2005-2006.

Enjoying all aspects of the game Andrew is very much involved with the coaching of East Devon juniors. In addition to this he works closely with Trevor to deliver the various courses and lessons offered to members and those new to golf.