Time to tee for squad’s golfers

Playing host: Tamworth Golf Club welcomes the NIAS squad.
Playing host: Tamworth Golf Club welcomes the NIAS squad.

Members of the Northern Inland Academy Of Sport golf program are participating in their regional training weekend at Tamworth.

The squad features Toby Cooper (Rocky River), Matthew Felton (Inverell), Lachlan Flemming (Tamworth), Thomas Gill (Tamworth), Taryn Maher (Gunnedah), Bailey Milford (Coonabarabran) and Jock Macpherson (Bective).

Tamworth Golf Club will be the venue for the two-day camp, which begins with fitness testing tailored to golf by Peter Annis-Brown from 10am.

Annis-Brown, who spent 15 years as executive director at NIAS, is busy working with Rural Fit.

Head coach Brock Sampson will then take a series of skill sessions in the afternoon.

Sunday opens up with a training and skills session from 8am, before an optional round of golf in the afternoon.

Sampson will be preparing the golfers for their inter academy training weekend next month.