Introducing Dan Barton
Dan Barton is Cannington Golf Centre’s resident Golf Professional. Dan, originally from Suffolk, has represented Suffolk County Golf from his junior years, to playing for the men’s first team. During his golf career Dan has been part of the junior England squad and won various amateur, county and pro-am tournaments and events.
Since playing in the National Assistance Championship twice, the EuroPro and Thomson tour, and attending the European tour qualifying tour, Dan became a professional in 2003 at Fynn Valley Golf Club, Suffolk.
Dan also obtained a Level 3 Coaching qualification and progressed to a Foundation Degree in Business Management, Sports Science, Equipment Technology and Golf Coaching.
In his new role at Cannington, Dan hopes to build on the achievements and work former resident Professional, Ron Macrow and the team accomplished. Dan hopes to introduce new membership options, with the aim of improving junior numbers and family participation.
Most importantly, Dan will ensure existing members continue to enjoy their golf, with the Centre providing a pleasant and social atmosphere, whilst improving the Club over the coming years!