Coaching Academy

The Yellowknife Golf Club has two CPGA Professionals on staff to assist you in getting your game to the level you want to succeed at..

Matthew Gray
Head Professional / General Manager
CPGA / NZGA Member
Class A Member

Matthew is our Head Professional, He comes from a golfing background from New Zealand, where is competed as both an amateur and Professional. After becoming a fully qualified coach through the NZPGA Training program Matthew developed his teaching over his 10 years of Teaching throughout the world.  Matt enters his 8th year at the Yellowknife Golf Club as the club Professional.

Currently the Head Coach for Golf NT High Performance Program and has taken teams to Canada Summer Games, North America Aboriginal Game and Western Canada Games.

Matthew is a very passionate about golf and enjoys spreading his knowledge with others to help them enjoy the game as much as he has.

His best at Yellowknife is 64 and is best known for his wedge play and consistency.

Matthew offers One on One Private lessons, Couples Lessons, Group Lessons for Males/Female and both adults and juniors, all lesson’s have full video analyzing available through V1 Golf Coaching.

Come see Matthew in the Proshop or email 



Cole Marshal

Assistant Golf Professional

CPGA Member Class A

Cole is the assistant Professional and in charge of all Junior Coaching and development at the Yellowknife Golf Club. Cole became the assistant after completing his business degree with specialization in professional golf management at Lethbridge College, and passing his playability test by winning the 2011 August Long weekend tournament held in Yellowknife.  Cole is a homegrown professional, having been born and raised here in Yellowknife and having grown up around this club. Cole enters his 16th season here at the club.

Cole has a low round of 66 at Yellowknife Golf Club and is best know for his ability to hit it long and straight.

Cole offers One on One Private Lessons, Couples Lessons, Group Classes for Males/Female and both Adults and juniors.

Come see Cole in the proshop or email 



2017 Lesson Rates

1x 30 Minute Private lesson                     $50.00

3x 30 Minute Private lesson                     $150.00

5x 30 Minute Private lesson                     $225.00

9 Hole On-Course Playing lesson            $175.00   (Approximate time 2-3hrs)

1x 30 Minute Couples lesson                   $60.00

3x 30 Minute Couples lesson                   $180.00

5x 30 Minute Couples lesson                   $250.00

1x 30 Minute Junior lesson                       $30.00

3x 30 Minute Junior lesson                       $90.00

5x 30 Minute Junior lesson                       $150.00