Adrian Matern, PGA Professional
A native of Cape Town, South Africa, Adrian Matern completed his 4 years of coursework for the Professional Golfers Association of South Africa (PGASA) in 2007, and was granted full membership in accordance to South African PGA Protocol. During this time he was given the opportunity to teach under the tutelage of world-renowned instructor Robert Baker. He then became the Head PGA Professional at Baker's LogicalGolf Teaching Academy in Cape Town. Upon moving to the United States, Adrian became the Head PGA Professional at Dyker Beach Golf Club in Brooklyn, New York. Prior to becoming the PGA Head Professional at Boca Royale Golf and Country Club, Adrian started a Golf Academy at the club.
Scott Holcomb,Assistant Professional
Scott had visited Florida many times in his youth and finally moved to Englewood in 1989. He worked in stucco and seawall construction for a few years and was then offered a job at the local radio station, WENG, as an On Air Host. Scott was in the "radio biz" for 16 years and, in Dec of 2009, was offered the Assistant Professional position at Boca Royale G&CC. He and his wife Debbie are quite proud of his son, Thomas, who serves in the United States Army.
About Our CourseDesigned by the some of the finest golf course architects including T. A. Anderson, Steven R. Smyers and Carter Morrish, Boca Royale Golf and Country Club, a formerly private club, is now open to the public. The course offers a challenge for both duffer and professional alike. In fact, the Boca Royale Golf and Country Club is a golfer’s paradise complete with driving range, putting green, practice facility with a sand bunker and a full service pro shop. Our golf professional and friendly staff are waiting to serve our members and visitors.
The recently renovated facility offers 18 holes with new Champion Ultradwarf greens, five tee box locations and excellent putting surfaces. Very few homes can be seen from the fairways. Instead you see towering oaks, cypress, palms, exotic Melaleuca trees and lush green fairways along with native birds and wildlife. Our course commands close to 150 acres of lakes, golf course greenery and tropical nature preserves and is a beautiful landscape of woodlands, sand and water.
Membership at the beautiful Boca Royale Golf and Country Club is a special privilege. This picturesque, unique and highly mature golf course is one of the most desirable in southwest Florida. Our members enjoy unlimited annual golf, use of their own personal golf cart, walking privileges, multiple member leagues, bag storage, tournaments, events and friendships that last a lifetime. And, best of all, you don’t have to live here to become a member!!!
Private lessons and group clinics are available to both members and the golfing public from our professional, Adrian Matern, and Scott Holcomb. Adrian and his staff work diligently to provide our customers with the best golf services available, including top of the line equipment and a wide selection of golf attire. Golf members also enjoy discounts on selected merchandise in the golf shop. Golf membership also includes access to our tennis, fitness and social programs. For golf membership information or tee times please call the golf shop at: (941) 474-7475.