Hamza Yunus – Head Professional at Protouch Golf Academy, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Aug 4, 2015
Hamza Yunus is a 2012 graduate of Golf Academy of America.
What do you do as Head Professional?
My job here is to train local coaches, juniors and club members along with arrange sponsorships and manage three to four tournaments a month.
How did Golf Academy of America prepare you for your current position?
GAA gave me all the knowledge required to train golfers as well as train coaches and all I needed to know about hosting and managing tournaments.
What were the biggest influences on your career choice of golf?
My biggest influences are Tiger Woods, Gary Player, Ben Hogan, Master PGA Professional Alan Flasher and PGA Professional Bruce Martin
Tell us about your career accomplishments since graduation.
I was promoted from assistant head pro to head pro.
What are your career goals and how do you think your education at Golf Academy of America is helping you achieve them?
My career goal is to become an A category PGA coach and become a head pro at a PGA golf course.