Meet The Team

Stewart Russell

Club Professional Stewart Russell joined The East Renfrewshire Golf Club in May 2000.

Originally based at Greenock Golf Club, Stewart completed his PGA Qualification at Hilton Park Golf Club in 1994.

Stewart provides a range of excellent services to the Club as well as members, guests and visitors including an outstanding retail outlet, repairs service, tuition services, custom fitting with Trackman and day-to-day running of the Professional Shop.

Stewart undertakes a key role in managing the smooth running of the course as well as Corporate and annual golfing events within the Club. Stewart and his staff are available for all golfing advice at any time and are happy to help with any queries you may have.




Gavin Hay
Head Teaching Professional

Gavin Hay, PGA Professional and new Head Teaching Professional at The East Renfrewshire Golf Club.

Gavin was originally from Grantown on Spey in the Highlands before moving to a university in Knoxville, Tennessee for 4 years on a golf scholarship. Upon completing university in 2013, he turned professional and completed his PGA training at Nairn Dunbar Golf Club. He developed a passion for coaching and since then he has coached at Grantown on Spey Golf Club and also in Sydney, Australia.

Over the last few years, he has competed mainly in Tartan Tour events but has also competed in European tour, Challenge tour and Australasian tour events. Alongside coaching at East Ren, he hopes to continue to compete regularly on the PGA Tartan Tour, where he has had great success over the last few years finishing top 10 in the Order of Merit.

He looks forward to helping our members with their game improvement with his excellent coaching skills together with offering his expertise in custom fitting with our Trackman device.