Instructors

Benedetto Pastore

Golf Academy supervisor and
elite team coach

Born in Torino on the 7th of March 1986, earned a Bachelor Degree in Economics at Università degli Studi di Torino, turned pro in 2008.

 

Certifications and seminars attendances
TrackMan Certified Professional level 1 & 2,
US KIDS Certified Coach level 1,
SNAG level 1 & 2,
Capto Putting Certified level 1 & 2,
Smart2Move Biodynamics Certified, 
attended conferences and workshops with Phil Kenyon, David Orr, James Ridyard and Denis Pugh

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Amateur career
Member of the Italian National Team from 2002 to 2008, 2003 Italian Junior Championshiprunner up, 2007 Italian Match-Play Championshiprunner up, 2007 Italian Amateur Ranking winner, 2006 European Youth Team Championshiprunner up, 2006 Italian Club Championship winner, member of the Italian National Team in the 2007 European Amateur Team Championship, played in the 2007 Italian Open, 5th place in 2008 Italian Omnium National Championship.

Professional career
Member of the Italian National Professional Team from 2011 to 2012, Alps Tour member from 2009 to 2011, Challenge Tour member from 2012 to 2013, played in the 2012 Italian Open.

Coaching experiences
Teaching pro at CG Torino from 2014 to 2018.

 

Craig Williams

Elite team assistant coach, short game and course management
Born in Cardiff on 12th of May 1978, attended studies in communication at Augusta State University, turned pro in 2003.

 

Certifications and seminars attendances
TrackMan Certified Professional level 1 & 2,
US KIDS Certified Coach level 1,
SNAG level 1 & 2,
Capto Putting Certified level 1 & 2,
attended conferences and workshops with Phil Kenyon, Harold Swash, Paul Hurrion, Hugh Marr, Denis Pugh, Pete Cowen, Rob Neal and Jean Jaques Rivet

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Amateur career
Member of the Welsh National Team from 1996 to 2002, 1998 British Amateur Championship runner up, 1998 European Amateur Championship runner up, 1999 Welsh Open Stroke Play Championship winner, 2001 Welsh Amateur Championship winner, member of the GB&I team in the 1998 St Andrews Trophy (Europe vs GB&I).

Professional career
2003 Welsh Open winner, European Tour member in 2004, Challenge Tour member from 2003 to 2007, Asian Tour member in 2003.

Coaching experiences
Teaching pro at GC Moncalieri from 2010 to 2018, teaching pro during the summer at GC Garlendain 2010.

Lorenzo Guanti

Junior program director and fitness supervisor
Born in Torino on 1st of May 1992, earned a Bachelor Degree in Motor Activity at Università
degli Studi di Torino, turned pro in 2012.

Certifications and seminars attendances
TrackMan Certified Professional level 1 & 2,
US KIDS certified coach level 1,
SNAG level 1 & 2,
Capto Putting Certified level 1 & 2,
Smart2Move Certified level 1 & 2,
Functional Movement System level 1 & 2,
attended conferences and workshops with Philippe Allain e Alain Alberti

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Amateur career
Member of the Italian National Team from 2010 to 2012, 2010 Italian Junior Club Championship winner, 2010 Italian Foursomes Championship winner, 2010 Italian A2 Club Championship winner, 4th place in 2010 European Team Boys Championship, 2011 Italian Club Championship winner.

Professional career
Alps Tour member in 2013, played in 2013 Italian Open all’Opend’Italia

Coaching experiences
Teaching pro at CG Torino from 2014 to 2018.

 

Corrado De Stefani

Junior program assistant coach and club fitting specialist
Born in Biella on 1st of March 1993, graduated at Liceo Scientifico Tecnologico, turned pro in 2013.
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Certifications and seminars attendances
TrackMan Certified Professional level 1 & 2,
US KIDS certified coach level 1,
SNAG level 1 & 2,
Capto Putting Certified level 1 & 2,
Smart2Move Biodynamics Certified,
Diamond Golf club fitting master

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Amateur career
2009 Italian International Boys Championship winner, member of the Italian National Team at the 2008, 2010 and 2011 European Boys Team Championship, member of the Italian National Team at the 2012 European Amateur Team Championship.

Professional career
Member of the Italian National Professional Team from 2015 to 2017, Alps Tour member from 2013 to 2018, 7th place in the 2015 Dreamland Pyramid Open, 4th place in the 2016 Frassanelle Open, 6th place in the 2016 Alps Tour Grand Final.

Coaching experiences
Maurizio Guerisoli’s assistant in GC Biella in 2018.

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