Pro Shop

Head Professional
Bill Tye

Professional - Bill Tye

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.


Nick Foxon

Assistant - Nick Foxon

Nick first started playing golf at 4 years old with his father at Vicars Cross Golf Club.  He was Junior Captain is 2000 and took the title of Junior Club Champion in 1998. 1999, 2001 & 2002. During 2001, Nick represented Cheshire County in the Junior squad. Nick left Vicars Cross to come and work at Eaton Golf Club as the Assistant Professional.  He loves to play golf but his main focus is teaching.

Nick has always lived in Chester but hopes to teach golf abroad in the future.  He enjoys socialising with his friends and playing football 3 times a week with a local team.

Nick married Charlotte in June 2014.




Why you will not find a better price for golf equipment


As a member of the country's largest golf equipment buying group Bill can offer a large selection of woods, irons, bags, putters, clothing and shoes. He is able to buy at the right price, sourcing equipment that is value for money, and will price match any genuine offer. If a brand new item is cheaper elsewhere give Bill a chance to match the price and to make sure that you are properly custom-fit for it.

Remember, if it isn't right for you it's not a bargain and will cost you more money to change. Come along and see what we can do for your game.

Custom Fitting

Bill provides a custom fit using the latest Launch Monitor - "The GC2" for Callaway, Titleist, Yonex and Benross. He believes, and many of the world’s golfers agree, that these are the best golf equipment companies around. Custom fit  using "The GC2" is vital in helping you with your game.

The right length of club, Lie Angle, Grip Size, Shaft Flex and Kick points are vital because we are all different. As a Class AAA PGA Qualified Professional, of 22 years, Bill has a wealth of experience plus the technology to make sure you get the correct specification. Book an appointment for a proper fitting and see how it will help your game.

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