Squad Profiles
Martin Ritchie

Martin Ritchie

martin_ritchie_sm_200x228 07917165699 Regional Schools & Communities Officer (East) Development


Martin works with Education leads, Active School Networks and P.E. staff to develop initial golfing experiences for young people in the 10 Local Authorities of the East Region. This includes supporting the development of local golf delivery plans, facilitating the training of staff to deliver the wide range of School and Community Golf Resources and work with the Regional Club Development Officers to create and develop strong club to school links.


Martin has a BSc Honours degree in Sports Coaching and Development. He has previously worked as a Sports Development Officer for Dundee City Council before joining the Golf Foundation as a Regional Development Officer, subsequently being seconded into the role of ClubGolf Regional Manager in 2005. Martin is a member of Scotscraig GC with a handicap of three and has previously served on its committee for three years. He currently volunteers as Safeguarding Officer for his daughters gymnastics club.