Robert Sherwin

Golf Coach

  • With IMG Since: 2016
  • Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Languages Spoken: English

Robert Sherwin, a native of Auckland, New Zealand, carries more than 25 years of total golf experience, and more than 15 as golf professional. Over his 15-year coaching career, Sherwin has coached top junior, amateur and professional players in England, China and New Zealand. His pupils have gone on to win prestigious events including the AJGA Junior All-Star and the Faldo Series Asia Shanghai Championship, in addition to events on the China Amateur Futures Tour, U.S. Kids China and China Futures Golf Tour, and helped three players earn berths into the 2013 Junior World Championships.

During his lengthy coaching tenure, Sherwin has earned numerous certifications, including Trackman, Titleist Performance Institute and the British Professional Golfers Association, among others.


B.Comm, Marekting and Management, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand


Certified Instructor, IMG Academy, 2016 – present

Head Professional, Robbie Sherwin Golf; Auckland, New Zealand, 2014-16

Golf Professional, Sheshan International Golf Club; Shanghai, China, 2012-14

Senior Instructor, Shanghai Silport Golf Academy; Shanghai, China, 2009-12

Teaching Professional, Cranfield Golf Academy; Reading, England, 2007 – 09

Coach, Leaderboard Golf Centre; Reading, England, 2006-07

Coach, Brisbane Homestead Backpackers; Brisbane, Australia, 2005

Asst. Golf Professional, Chiddingfold Golf Club; Surrey, England, 2003-04

Asst. Golf Professional, Leaderboard Golf Centre; Reading England, 2001-03