Meet The Team
Nick Horrocks - PGA Professional
Our New Professional at Chippenham Golf Club. Nick joined us on 1st November 2017.
Nick has been a keen sportsman since an early age representing Cornwall at Junior level and Devon at Junior, Youth and eventually gained First Team Honours, representing them for a four year period until turning Professional in 2002 aged 22.
Nick's first club as a Pro was Thurlestone Golf Club. He has followed this up with positions at China Fleet Country Club, Teign Valley Golf Club, Orsett Golf Club in Essex and The Plymouth Golf Centre (American Golf) and finally as Head Professional at Staddon Heights Golf Club, a role he has held for the last six and a half years.
His experiences have helped him gain vast knowledge in custom fitting, retail and coaching as well as being an accomplished player. He has competed on the European Challenge Tour and EuroPro tour and won many Pro-ams and individual events as well as The South West Winter Foursomes in 2014. He has held numerous course records including a 63 at Teign Valley in 2006 which still stands.
As a coach, Nick is constantly striving to improve his knowledge and has recently been lucky enough to spend some time with Major winners Danny Willett and Henrik Stenson's coach Pete Cowen.
Claire Burrows - PGA Professional
Member of Wiltshire County Girls (2002-2006) and Ladies 1st team (2005-2008), Wiltshire Girls Captain 2006). Started working at Chippenham Golf Club in September 2008 as a PGA Assistant. Completed PGA 3 year training programme with the invaluable help and support from head Professional Bill Creamer. Qualified as a member of the PGA in 2011, Female Assistant of the Year 2011.
Justin Hennessey - PGA Professional
A golf professional for over 20 years, qualified in 1996 and favoured coaching and playing at various golf clubs in Berkshire and Surrey. Have also been in the family run business that has helped people for over ten years in repairs for electric golf trolleys.