Golf Academy

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Mr Nicholas Davey

Born : Rotorua 1977
Home club : Springfield Golf Course
High School : Rotorua Boys’ High School 
Career Achievements
NZPGA Class A Professional
Springfield Senior Club Champion 
Bay of Plenty Representative 1989-2001
Otago Representative # 1, 2002
New Zealand Representative 1990-94, 2002
University of Oregon Golf Scholarship 1996-1999 
New Zealand Maori Champion 2000 & 2001
2003 - 2006 played 4 full seasons on the Canadian PGA Tour.
2007 -2010 completed NZPGA traineeship at Te Puke GC 
2010 - 2015 Te Puke Golf Club Head Professional

Other notable achievements

7 Hole in Ones
Hold Course record 66 off Blue Tees@ Royal Wellington Golf Course
Won 2005 NZPGA Pro Am@ Wairakei GC (Blue Tees) with rounds of 69,66
Lowest Score on Canadian Tour was an 8 Under 62

Golf Academy Program

The Golf Academy operates two levels of membership

1. Elite Academy
The Elite Academy membership is for the boys who want to become proficient at golf and look at furthering their golfing abilities. 

NZD $6000.00 per year 

This membership provides:
• Five hours of PGA Professional Golf Coaching (a week) 
One round of golf per week monitored by the Director of Golf. 
Golf Memberships at Rotorua and Springfield Golf Clubs
• Video analysis 
• Unlimited use of covered driving range and mini putt facilities at RBHS
• Golf trip per term to premier courses in the region 
• Free Gym membership at RBHS weights gymnasium

2. Development Academy
The Development Clinic is an opportunity for boys to give golf a try and develop skills to be able to play the sport.

NZD $1000.00 per year, payable at $250 at the start of each term. 

This membership provides:
• Two hours of small group coaching by PGA Professional Coach (once a week)
• Golf membership at either the Rotorua Golf Club or Springfield Golf Club 
• Unlimited use of covered driving range and mini putt facilities at RBHS
• Video analysis
• The opportunity to travel with the Elite Academy each term and to competitions but on a cost basis