meet the


the golf pros at leicester golf centre

gallops golf course

After an extensive restoration project on the old course. This new 9 hole woodland course is now open to the public and is a real gem. The course has been beautifully landscaped by our grounds keeper.

toptracer range

From a functional training day to an exciting experience for everyone. The technology provides instant shot replays and statistical feedback on interactive game screens in your hitting bay.

greenhouse cafe

We have some tasty options for you to choose from including delicious hot meals, delightful snacks, coffees and cool refreshing drinks. You can take advantage of our waiter service.​

leicester golf centre

around the centre

anders mankert

head coach

Swedish born Anders has earned a nationwide reputation for his skill, passion and unrivalled patience in teaching golfers of all abilities.

Holding 3 course records and named by influential magazine ’Todays Golfer’ as one of the UKs top 40 teaching Pros at the age of 25. Anders was voted UK’s top instructor in the influential Best of UK Business Awards. Throughout his career he has worked with numerous England Team players as well as Tour Professional winners on European Challenge Tour, European Seniors Tour and even The Grey Goose Tour, USA.

Anders has also written many instructional articles for golf magazines, appeared on Sky Sports and several Radio Stations.

Anders enjoys a national clientele due to his easy to understand style of teaching and passion for creating better golfers.

Passionate about helping blind people enjoy the game, he has voluntarily coached for over 25 years, producing numerous winners from coaching at the World Championships, the Blind British Open, the​ Australian Open and other titles. Most recently working with players from team 'Rest of the World' vs USA. 

Anders is an Advanced Fellow of the PGA and has won numerous coaching awards


  • Voted the UK’s #1 Instructor in the Best of UK Awards

  • Awarded Advanced Fellowship of the PGA

  • England Golf Coach of the Year Runner Up

  • Named as one of the top 50 coaches in the UK by Golf Monthly

  • Lifetime Achievement Award Winner 2018 - England Golf Awards

  • Twice Coach of the Year Finalist in Mercury Sports Awards

  • Disability Coach of the Year Finalist

  • Only Professional ever to be awarded Honorary Lifetime Membership of England and Wales Blind Golf


putting the fun back into golf

Leicester Golf Centre

The Racecourse, Oaldby, Leicester, LE2 4AL

information & booking

0116 275 0549


With more than seven years as a PGA professional coach, we are proud to have Tom as our Operational manager here at the Leicester Golf Centre.  A complete golf professional with a wealth of experience and love of the game, Tom has played golf at a national level both as an amateur and professional - playing off a +1 handicap at 15 years of age after starting at only 13 years old!


This year Tom has become head of the Leicester Golf Centre Junior Academy and founder of the Gallops Junior Pathway project which has over 100 juniors in regular coaching. In addition, he has served as coach to the De Montford University golf team, coaching them to their best ever season in 2019. 

tom james

pga professional coach

tom is a pga professional golf coach with over seven years experience in coaching across all skill levels


  • Personal consultation with every single client

  • Benefit from lessons built to suit you

  • Offering ladies and seniors group coaching on a weekly basis

  • Head of the Leicester Golf Centre Junior Academy

  • Coach to De Montfort University Golf Team

  • Captain of the Leicestershire and Rutland professional golfers association



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Enquiries & booking: 0116 275 0549