Ramsay McMaster - Biography

By Ramsay McMaster


One of the World's Leading Golf Specific Physiotherapist
Available for "One on One" Consultancy

Ramsay's love for the game of golf originated from the "home of golf" Scotland where he grew up. His passion for the game was easily identified at an early age where he played 81 holes in one day at his home club of Bridge of Allan at the age of 14 years old. This nine hole course had the unique position on being on the side of a Scottish mountain and it was humorously stated that "you needed one leg shorter than the other to play it."

Ramsay plays as an 'A' grade golf and this year won Victoria's largest Pro-am at Portsea Golf Club, in between being a full time golf physical therapist and fitness consultant.

His passion for the sport continued when he immigrated to Australia and established, arguably the Ramsay ever Golf Injury Clinic, THE MELBOURNE GOLF INJURY CLINIC. This has serviced over 4500 amateur and golf club golfers of all ages and from all over the world, has provided over 50,000 fitness programs and golf specific treatments.

Ramsay's golf specific screening and profiling has been used by many of the world's top Tour players. He is the golf fitness consultant to some of the world's leading PGA Tour Pros. These include the PGA's of Australia, New Zealand, Britain and Ireland where he has written their golf fitness and injury prevention curriculums. Ramsay also works closely with leading coaches. These include Steve Bann, Jim Mclean and the Head Coaches of England, Scotland, New Zealand and Australia. Recently he has also been working with Pete Cowan whose players include Henrik Stenson, Thomas Bjorn and Lee Westwood.

Ramsay and his staff are responsible for the Medical Services to all players on the Ladies European Tour. In addition to this, he is Consultant Physiotherapist to the American Ramsay TEE NATIONAL PROGRAM and a member of the Titleist Performance Panel. Ramsay has a clinic in Hong Kong.

Ramsay has lectured to over 1000 physical therapists, trainers, sport science and PGA professionals worldwide and is a world leader in this area of golf. Ramsay has written two books "Get Fit for Golf" Parts 1 and 2 and has also produced 5 software programs: "The Training for Golf; The Body and Golf; The Golf Fitness System Level 1 and 2; and The Club Golfers CDs" which are used worldwide at all levels as golf specific training systems.

Ramsay is the 'Golf Training' consultant to GOLF Magazine and has presented many papers at Golf Science and Coaching Summits. He is heavily involved with the National Institutes of Sport Golf Units which have produced US Tour Players Robert Allenby, Stuart Appleby, Geoff Ogilvy, Matt Goggin, Richard Green and NCAA champion James Mclean.

Ramsay is a full time Golf Physical Therapist, a serious golfer and is heavily involved in progressive golf specific fitness rehabilitation and injury prevention at all levels and in most countries who have a serious interest in the sport of golf. He has lectured to members at such elite clubs as Gleneagles,Royal Hague,Doral and,Royal Melbourne Hong Kong golf clubs.

Ramsay has a specific focus on the rehabilitation and fitness of golfers to prolong their longevity and performance on the golf course.

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The Melbourne Golf Injury Clinic 1100 Dandenong Road Carnegie, VIC 3163 Melbourne, Australia