The Team

Andrew and Tim formed Beacon Sports Ltd and took over running the Professional shop in 2015.

Growing up in Appleby Andrew's knowledge of the local golf scene has proved invaluable in forging strong links with members and visitors. Having represented Cumbria at senior level Andrew qualified as a PGA professional in 2003 and hasn’t looked back since. Andrew’s knowledge and love of the game shines through in his enthusiasm and engaging welcome to any golfer who visits Penrith Golf club. Andrew has over 15 years of retail experience, which he puts to good use as Shop manager, you will not find any professional better placed to help with advice or an equipment purchase.

Hailing from Wales Tim qualified as a PGA professional in 2017. Having represented Wales at all levels Tim secured playing rights on the Challenge and European tour before embarking on the PGA qualification in 2014.  Tim’s playing background serves as a foundation to sound teaching methods and the ability to help all players at any level.  Tim’s business degree from Swansea University has seen Beacon Sports Ltd evolve to meet the changing marketplace over the last 3 years with him as Business manager.

Under the umbrella of Beacon Sports Ltd Tim and Andrew offer unbiased advice on all golf related matters.

These include but are not limited to;

  • Lessons and clinics,
  • Equipment advice and sales,
  •  Full Customer fitting service using the latest Skytrak technology
  • Corporate days
  • Foreign golf trips

We pride ourselves on offering a 1st class service from start to finish and ensuring that your experience is one to be remembered.

Tim Dykes - PGA Professional