Coaching

Our coaching program is delivered by Mark Finlan & Stephan Grainger. 

Mark has been with us since 1997 and is qualified to the LTA Club Coach Award (CCA) Level [4], Mark has coached many of our current members at some stage and has always been the life and soul of the club. We have a number of current members who were coached by Mark as Juniors during the 90's and 2000's who are still with us as adult players.


Stephan joined the club in 1997 as a junior and has always been a very active member. As well as being coached by Mark  right from the start he's also played in our 1st and 2nd teams since an early age, has won the internal singles and doubles chapionships on multiple ocassions and has spent the last few years running our mens 1st team with great sucess. Stephan has now turned his hand to coaching and is qualified to the LTA Club Coach Award (CCA) Level [3].


Due to the current Covid-19 situation Mark & Stephan are running a reduced program that is run according to current LTA guidelines.

  • any coaching or hitting sessions offered are subject to change due to Coronovirus and will always be held in accordance with guidance from the UK Government and the LTA. 
  • Curently the maximum number of people in any session will be four.

Mark is currently availble on request for either 1:1 or group sessions with up to 4 players. Please note this is currently only available to adult players. Players wanting group coaching should arrange their own groups. Please contact Mark via either text or email to book sessions, charges will be confirmed upon application.


Stephan is currently offering 1:1 coaching along with three scheduled group sessions a week which cover technical drills and match play. Group sessions must be booked in advance, Please contact Stephan beforehand to check availability.

Group Session - Beginner to Intermediate
- Wednesday 6.30-8.00pm
- 14 and over
- £10 per player

Group Session - Intermediate to Advanced
- Thursday 6.30-8.00pm
- 14 and over
- £10 per player

Group Session - Beginner to Advanced
- Saturday @ 10.00-11.30am
- 14 and over
- £10 per player

Hitting/1:1 Session - All Abilities
- to be organised between player and coach
- 1 Hour
- 14 and over
- £30 per lesson


For futher details please contact either Mark or Stephan.

Mark Finlan
Tel: 07970 502860
email: [email protected]

Stephan Grainger
email:  [email protected]