Academy Manager at Quinta do Lago Paul McGinley Academy



Teaching Pro since 2006, José is the Academy Manager and Headprofessional at Quinta do Lago.

Responsible for the Launch and setup of the first McGinley Academy. Where is responsible for:
- Development of Bussiness plan and sales strategy
- Managing & training staff
- Operational management of driving range & Taylormade Performance Center
- Responsible for the teaching programs, contents, methods & standards
- Organizing events: Golf Tournaments; golf clinics ; junior golf activities; summer camps
- Quinta do Lago Golf Social Media Strategy and content
- Founder of Quinta do Lago Junior Golf Development Program

On his CV José has worked in Vilajoya as head of the Golf Department and In Vanden Berg Golf Academy as Short game specialist.

In his career as a coach José has worked and analysed players of the Ladies European Tour, Challenge Tour and European Tour. David Frost and Max Kramer In Munich during the BMW Open 2008 and also Emma Cabrera Bello on the Ladies German Open 2008 in Gut Häusern. In Portugal José coaches several elite amateurs multiple national champions such as Calvin Holmes and Sara Gouveia Rodrigo Santos 

As a perfectionist, the desire for achieving perfection led him to deeply study this sport. In order to achieve excellence in coaching, José researched not only the game but also the most effective teaching methods, selecting Biomechanics and putting as priority areas.