Head Professional, Bill Tye, joined Eaton GC in April 2001. He qualified, with honours, in December 1988, winning one of only 15 Titleist Scholarships given out each year to the 200-300 newly qualified Professionals.
He then spent 2 years teaching full time in Austria during which time he became and remains fluent in German. Following a ten year stint as Head Professional at Glen View Golf Club in Lancashire he came to Eaton. Bill is a very keen player, currently a Callaway Staff player, having won over 30 individual pro prizes. He is now an England Golf County Academy & Development Coach.
Married to Julie with 2 children Rebecca and Cameron, Bill is also a keen cyclist having recently raised over £6000 for Cancer Research through his efforts in cycling from Eaton Golf Club to Marble Arch, a distance of 185 miles in 1 day and more reently from Lands End to John O Groats in 9 days!
Son Cameron is an active junior member of Eaton and has represented Cheshire for both U14s and U16s. He was Junior Club Champion in 2012 and also won the Chester Junior Championships in the same year. Recently Cameron made his debut in th Eaton Scratch team
Bill and his staff are on hand for all of your golfing needs from his shop which is fantastically stocked with all the leading brand names. As an England Golf County Academy Coach, Golf Lessons are available to players of all standards, Members and Visitors alike.