en fr nl

A dedicated duo of professionals, ready to "serve"!

FG, the initials of our two FGAcademy founders. Passionate about teaching, always looking for new techniques and on the lookout for the latest innovations. Listening to the industry to improve their knowledge and become better PGA Professionals.

Getting better teachers make you better players !

Learning golf can be fun !


who are we?

Filip Goovaerts

Filip Goovaerts is a successful player with numerous victories. Winner of the Belgian PGA Order of Merit in 1999 and Belgian PGA Champion 2007 are some highlights. He is pro at Rinkven Golf Club and helped the club by winning important titles. His pupils include many champions such as the very promising Manon De Roey.


Born: july 20, 1968
Nationality: Belgian
Residence: Schilde (Belgium)
20 years experience as a golf pro

François Gabias

François Gabias came over from Canada and is working now as Head pro at Royal Zoute Golf Club. He coached several players like Valerie Van Rijckeghem, Lara Tadiotto and Nicolas Vanhootegem. His knowledge and expertise are endless.


Born: february 12, 1960
Nationality: Canadian
Residence: Waregem (Belgium)
Pro since 1982 

Merry Christmas 🎄 🥂 https://t.co/eNrWAccnnw
As seen on Play Sports