Derek Rogers is the Head Coach, having been coaching full-time for 25 years and at Chelmsfordians Tennis Club for 16 years. He is an LTA licensed coach qualified to Senior Club Coach Award level. He is a former Captain of the Essex mens Over 45s and still regularly represents Essex in that squad. Non-members are welcome to join coaching sessions and pay a small supplement in addition to that paid by club members.
During term times, there are fourteen junior after-school classes each week covering all age groups from Mini-Red up to Year 13.
We also run junior holiday courses in the main Easter and summer holidays as well as the May and October half-terms.
Please download an application form for the summer holiday courses here
Please download an application form for the after-school courses from September here
We run Ladies’ coaching groups on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9.30 am to 11.00 am with a maximum of twelve players per session. Additionally, Derek organises regular ‘Ladies’ Coaching Days’. They last for 5 hours and include technical drills, video analysis, lunch and a tournament.
Adult Improvers Group
Thursdays 7:15 – 8:30 pm
Come to an evening coaching session with Derek and then stay for Social Play. This session is proving extremely popular so contact Derek to check availability. Non-members are welcome.