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Tyrus York, PGA

Teaching Professional
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Nicholasville, KY
High Performance Golf Academy, Nicholasville, KY

About Tyrus

My name is Tyrus York and I am a PGA Teaching Professional and co-owner of the High Performance Golf Academy in Nicholasville, KY. Our academy provides year-round training with indoor/outdoor bays, as well as a covered and heated practice area. I am a two-time winner of the KY Section PGA Teacher of the Year Award and have been named in Golf Digest as a Best Young Teacher and Best Teacher in the State of Kentucky. In 2016 I became the women's golf coach at Transylvania University where I am a two-time winner of the HCAC Coach of the Year Award.






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Tyrus has been working with my son for four years and has done miracles for his game and his confidence through golf instruction and mental coaching.

Barry B.


Tyrus is an outstanding coach. He easily adapts his teaching to your needs. He is very knowledgeable about the golf swing and game. Whether you are looking for a quick swing fix or long term improvement, Tyrus is your man.

Steve P.


Sam Putt Lab on September 7, 2022. This was a fantastic lesson and I would highly recommend to anyone wanting to improve their putting.



Tyrus is very knowledgeable and easy to work with. He will improve your game! Would not hesitate recommending him to anyone at any skill level.

Andrew D.

Tyrus's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Connect with golfers of similar age

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Get swing diagnostic testing

Break 90

Add 10 yards

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Earn a college golf scholarship

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Tyrus's Facilities

High Performance Golf Academy

Nicholasville KY


At High Performance Golf Academy, our mission is to provide a staff that is as passionate about learning as our students are. We strive each day to improve our golf knowledge and instructional methods to provide top notch coaching for golfers of all skill levels. It is our goal to become the most comprehensive golf academy in America.

*Coaching available to public

5600 Harrodsburg Rd., Nicholasville, KY 40356

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