Coaching at Oxshott

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Under the guidance of James Starr, our PTR and LTA licensed Coach and his team, we run a full spectrum of coaching at Oxshott.

Starting with Mini-Tennis through the week and on Saturday mornings, with older children moving on to performance squads and team play.

For full details of the coaching available for juniors, please click here.

Senior members enjoy managed club nights on Tuesdays (for beginners/intermediates) and Wednesdays (for Advanced intermediates/team players), a fun mix-in on Saturday afternoons, plus an array of sessions covering beginners, Rusty Racquets, Ladies midweek social tennis (with lunch!), Cardio Tennis, Coffee Mornings through to Ladies and Men’s Team Training.

All of this and private lessons for individuals and groups of any age. For full details of the coaching available for adults, please click here.

We have a great coaching team led by James, and including Alex Jackson, John Rodgers and Lucas Browne.  Caryn Bradfield, our Playball instructor, takes on the tiny tots.

For anything you can’t find here, please contact James by email at james@oxshottsports.com or call him on 07716 222371.

Our Tennis Coaches

James Starr : Head Tennis Coach
  • James became Head Coach in May 2014, and is working hard to provide adult and junior programmes, tennis camps, social tennis together with elite squad training for our juniors, coffee mornings and Cardio Tennis PTR Professional Tennis Coach Qualification   LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach Qualification   LTA Qualified Cardio Tennis Instructor   Over 15 years coaching experience   Former Surrey County Player   Tennis Scholarship to Ardingly College, West Sussex   Diploma in Personal Training   Contact: 07716 222371 james@oxshottsports.com
Alex Jackson : Tennis Coach
  • Alex Jackson
    Tennis Coach

  • Alex joined us towards the end of 2013 and has proved to be a popular and very accomplished coach. Alex plays in our top teams and has recently achieved his LTA Level 3 coaching accreditation. LTA Level 3 coach qualification 2 years coaching experience Former Surrey U18’s number 1 Former National number 6 Experience in Performance Contact: 07815 726975
John Rogers : Tennis Coach
  • John Rogers
    Tennis Coach

  • John, a very experienced coach, recently joined us after spending a few years in New Zealand. He has already become a key component of our coaching team, and very popular both with the junior and senior members of the club. John will be focusing on our Mini-Tennis programme as well as passing on his experience to all levels and ages. LTA Part 2 ACA Fitness/Speed Drills for Tennis 2012 Footwork and Movement with David Bailey 2009 Serve and Serve Progression with Peter McCraw 2008 Coverage of the net and Approach shots course 2009 Over 20 years coaching experience Tennis Scholarship to Millfield School, Somerset Contact: 07565 916690
Lucas Browne : Tennis Coach
  • Lucas Browne
    Tennis Coach

  • Lucas joined the coaching team from Reeds School and has already proven to be very popular amongst members.  Lucas will be focussing on our schools programme as well as working with the clubs coaching and team training sessions.  Lucas enjoys working with tots at grass-roots level through to performance players at national level and believes lessons should be enjoyable, whilst teaching the correct techniques that will lay solid foundations to improve and maximise their enjoyment of the game! PTR Instructor Tennis Coach Qualification Mini Tennis Awards course Over 20 years coaching experience
Jake Warrington : LTA Apprentice Coach
  • Jake Warrington
    LTA Apprentice Coach

  • LTA Coaching Apprenticeship Scheme LTA Level 2 coaching assistant qualification Former OVSC U18 Singles Champion Former OVSC U18 Doubles Champion