As the 2018 tennis season has ended Emre will be taking a well deserved break but will return in the new year to share his thoughts on the tennis world. I would like to take [...]
Phil Layfield is in charge of organising a team of 3 full time coaches, 3 part time coaches and a team of 10+ tennis leaders to level 1 coaches to help deliver an extensive junior and adult coaching programme to members of the club. Phil is also responsible for developing links with local primary and secondary schools, as well as the local 6th form and university. Phil runs the weekly junior competitions held on Friday evenings, as well as any held during the school holidays. Phil and his team help organise all the junior teams (8&U – 18&U) in the local Team Tennis Kent leagues.
Luke House, is an LTA qualified and licensed level 4 coach. Luke is first aid trained and DBS checked. Luke started at the club as an aspiring junior player and has progressed through the coaching qualifications to become an integral part of the coaching team, working with our junior players from 5 to 18 years old. Luke also coaches many of our adult coaching sessions, including Monday night team drills, Thursday night adult group coaching and Friday morning ladies coaching.
Individual lessons for members and non-members are available throughout the year from the coaching team.
Coaching schedule 2018
Highland Summer Junior term dates:
- TOTS Tennis 5&U
- Mini Tennis Red 8&U
- Mini Tennis Orange 9&U
- Mini Tennis Green 10&U
- Full 12&U-18&U
- Junior & Adult Monthly Competition