Paul is a fully accredited LTA Level 3 and qualified PTR (Advanced) Tennis Coach. With
5 years on court coaching experience and a strong background in developing players of
all standards from Mini Reds to Rusty Rackets!
He has gained his coaching experience at Westcliff Hard, where for the past 5 years, he
has worked closely with developing players from Mini Red through to Yellow ball,
some of whom have gone on to represent the club at various levels, including County.
Paul has been involved in setting up the recent LTA initiatives, ‘Time For Tennis’ (which
is an introduction to Tennis at Infant and Primary School level) and ‘School of Tennis’,
which was started with the intention to include tennis on the curriculum within
Secondary Schools and grow the game locally. Paul works in a number of local schools
to implement these schemes.
Still a keen player and competitor himself, Paul represents the first team at Westcliff
Hard in the Essex and Aegon leagues. He has won numerous singles and doubles titles
locally, including Southend and District, Leigh and Westcliff and more recently the 2018
Paul believes his passion for the game comes across to the players. His coaching style
helps them develop and brings the best out in them, whilst maintaining enjoyment and
a love for the game.