OUR COACHING TEAM

Our coaching is provided by Tennace and its Director Andy Scholfield.  As of 2016 Andy has been with the club 30 years and built up a reputation for quality coaching and proven methods.

Tennace coaches are highly qualified and available for  individual lessons, they also run group coaching: beginners, ‘rusty rackets’, cardio tennis, team training and performance.  All coaches are LTA licensed, DBS checked and regularly attend LTA update courses.

To book a lesson, simply call the coach or contact Tennace Director Andy Scholfield on 07791 912490.

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ANDY SCHOLFIELD

Director of Tennace & GXLTC Academy, LTA Level 5 Qualified Licensed Coach

Lead GXLTC coaching programme for over 30 year, County Development Coaching Officer, South Region Coaching Staff. Hundreds of players have been involved with Tennace exciting programme; some progress into competing in County tournaments and National events.

Rate: £40 per hour // 07791 912490

Alex

ALEX ALLEN

GXTLC Head of Mini Tennis Performance, LTA Level 4 Coach

Alex started coaching at the age of 14 at Caversham and Walgrave Clubs. Works with Mini Tennis Performance players, GXLTC Academy squads, Term Time Courses and Holiday Camps. Alex shows great intensity and enthusiasm during lessons to stimulate a great performance from his pupils

Rate: £34 per hour // 07852 126569

Dan

DAN SHEPHERD

GXLTC Head of Development, LTA Level 4 LIcensed Coach

Coached full-time for seven years at The Garden Court in Richmond. Dan works with Term Time courses, Holiday camps, Mini Tennis Performance and Schools coaching. Dan is very passionate about developing a pupils’ individual technique and has a calm disciplined approach.

Rate: £34 per hour // 07734 683596

James

JAMES MARTIN

LTA Level 3 Qualified Licensed Coach

James joined Tennace in 2009 and works as an individual coach, adult Cardio Tennis and as Referee to our many tournaments. James’s philosophy is for his players to have fun and learn something new every lesson. James is also our Bar Manager at GXLTC.

Rate: £34 per hour // 07834 970184

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PETER BRESNEN

LTA Level 3 Qualified Licensed Coach

Peter joined the Tennace coaching team in September 2014.  Peter has great passion for the game and enjoys to working with all standards of players, primarily at Mini Tennis, Schools and Holiday Camps.

Rate: £28 per hour // 07548 152223

Nick

NICK HIGGINSON

LTA Level 3 Qualified Licensed Coach

Nick has a variety of experience both in the UK and internationally in Mumbai, Mallorca and Singapore. He loves tennis and working with all players at Mini Tennis, Schools and Holiday Camps. Nick is also LTA qualified referee.

Rate: £28 per hour // 07912 661171

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MATT CLARK

LTA Level 2 Qualified Licensed Coach

Matt trained with Tennace for five years whilst attending Dr Challoner's Grammar School. He joined Tennace September 2017 and currently working towards his LTA Level 3 Grade.  He assists with all squads from Mini Tennis, Schools, Camps to Performance and the Academy. He is available for individual coaching.

Rate: £24 per hour // 07487 737520

TENNACE

A few THANK YOU's from GXLTC members

Andy 30's years coaching experience is second to none, TENNACE has done amazing work with hundred's of children in the area throughout the years. We look forward to Andy and his team coaching our children, so we can enjoy family mixed doubles soon!

Marina Lyons and David Kay, GXLTC members since 2012
Marina Lyons and David Kay, GXLTC members since 2012