Our Pros at the Academy

Xavier Bernard is at the helm of our Academy, maintaining the quality of tuition for everyone.


Xavier represented France and his team from Nimes Campagne, won french Championship. He is well known for his passion for golf, as well as teaching. He has a higher degree and a diploma in golf management awarded by the French Golf Federation. Gaining experience alongside John Jacobs, the first Ryder Cup captain, he then worked with Bob Toski, the American coach. Then, after 15 years with Dominique Larretche, he was voted best coach in 2013..

Xavier honed his skills on many prestigious golf courses, Paris International Golf Club, Mont-Griffon, Seignosse, Grenoble-Charmeil.

Nowadays, he is exclusively involved with Pont Royal Golf Club. After 27 years experience, he helps each player gain confidence, reaching the highest level of proficiency.

Whether you choose to learn individually or in a group setting, Xavier will enable you to learn and progress in a totally relaxed atmosphere.


Mathieu Bernard’s vision is focused on learning in a fun, chilled out way so that you reach your goals. He was trained by some of the most influential personalities in golf such as Bill Owens and Stephane Bachoz who use the “Triangulaid” method, before gaining a state diploma.
Awarded a degree in Education and Motivation, his first experiences were at Guerville Golf Club in Yvelines, he then joined the “Bill Owens Golf Academy” in Vaucluse. At Villars, he was in charge of tuition at “Pitch 130”, and was then invited to join Xavier Bernard at “The Pont Royal Golf Academy”.

Since May 2014, he has been providing excellent tuition, meeting the needs of everyone.

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