Top coach award for Cowen
Reward for success of Westwood, McDowell and Oosthuizen
Last Updated: 01/12/10 1:35pm
Cowen: top coach award
Pete Cowen, coach of Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell and Louis Oosthuizen, has been named UK Coach of the Year at the 2010 UK Coaching Awards.
Cowen's charges enjoyed a memorable year with Westwood assuming the world No.1 ranking, McDowell winning the US Open at Pebble Beach and Oosthuizen clinching the Open Championship at St Andrews.
At a ceremony in London, Cowen was also named High-performance Coach of the Year.
England cricket coach Andy Flower and Great Britain boxing performance director Rob McCracken were also in contention for the high-performance award.