Meet The Team

Chris Baron

Head PGA Professional West Essex Golf Club – FPGA, ABNLP, TLT, ABH, Trackman Level 3 Instructor

Chris Baron has over 35 years experience at some of the top golf resorts around the world, notably Celtic Manor, Gleneagles, Woburn and Fancourt in South Africa.

Chris has been coach to thousands of beginners, juniors, lady golfers right through to County, England, Walker Cup and Tour Professionals. (taking players like Silvia Cavalleri to victories on the LPGA and LET Tours).

Chris now a Level 3 Trackman Instructor has developed the portfolio of what’s available on offer here at West Essex.

Lesson Tariff

 One Hour Lesson £55
30 Minute Lesson £35
Package of 8 One Hour Lessons £250
Package of 6 One Hour Lessons £200
6 Half Hour Lessons £120
Golf Round Assessment Lesson £40
Junior 30 Minute Lesson £15
Golf Clinics – Roll Up Lessons £10

One Hour Corporate Golf Clinic available – Call for price and arrangements

Chris has established numerous golf academies and clubs throughout the world with initiatives still in operation today. He joined the Asian, Australian, South African, European Challenge Tours and more locally the UK South Region circuit for 6 years. He collected numerous victories within the UK, finishing as leading Brit in the Singapore Open and many more throughout this term.

Chris has been a respected author, contributing to 4 years of teaching articles for a leading golf magazine. And over his career gained qualifications in N.L.P (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Fitness, Nutrition, Success coaching and more recently the National Award in Sports Turf Management. He was awarded a Fellowship of the PGA in 2005 for his contribution to golf and his personal commitment to player development is without doubt unquestionable.

Quote: ‘ To be given the opportunity to join West Essex Golf Club as the Club Professional is a great honour, it has to be one of the friendliest clubs I have experienced and a fantastic golf course and golfing facility for our members and guests to enjoy their game …..Chris Baron FPGA, ABNLP, TLT, ABH, certified Aimpoint Coach & Trackman Level 3 Instructor.

Tournament achievements :- Winner Kempinski Open, Turkey shooting 65 in the last round to overcome a late charge from European Tour Player Phil Golding (French Open Champion, Senior Wales Open Champion). Chris has been an active member of the Asian Tour, South African Tour and European Challenge Tours for several years. Finishing Top Britain Singapore Open. Winner Berkshire Assistants Championship and 2nd in Assistants South Region Order of Merit.

Victories and high finishes throughout past and present regional events has made Chris a competitive player wherever he tees up.


Book A Lesson

To book your for a lesson, package or clinic please call Chris on 07747795291 or email


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