John Eakin Biography

John Eakin and Christopher Vaughan (England, B3)

John Eakin and Chris Vaughan, London England (Vice Captain)John Eakin comes from London, England and was born in the 1950s. His aid is golfing companion and friend, Chris Vaughan, who he has known for over 40 years.

John says he was “Fortunate to have been taught how to play at an early age, but did not take the game up regularly until my mid twenties”. He has represented his golf club in inter club matches. John has won two British Blind Golf Opens, both in Northern Ireland, and has represented the Rest of World on two winning Vision Cup teams.

Something interestingabout John, he says, is that “his proudest achievement in my golf was to have been elected Captain of my club, Royal Ashdown, in Sussex, five years ago.”