Julie Williams of 'JW Tennis' is the Head Coach at Elms LTC.
Julie offers coaching, tutoring and a profesional racket re-stringing service. This is available for all ages and standards, including adults, teens, juniors and minis. She is an LTA Level 4 Accredited+ Senior Performance Tennis Coach who has over twenty five years practical coaching experience, coaching both performance minis and juniors, as well as thriving coaching complete beginners and intermediate club level players of all ages.
Alongside her tennis coaching at various locations, she is a qualified lecturer and fellow of the Higher Education Academy, delivering at the Univeristy Centre Somerset in Taunton, where she leads on the delivery of various modules training our future sports coaches, PE Teachers and sports scientist's on the BSc (Hons) Applied Sports Science and Coaching and FdSc Sports Science with Coaching Education courses.
She is the Somerset Ambassador for Judy Murray's 'She Rallies' initiative which aims to grow the female tennis workforce and encourgage more girls and females to participate in the sport, as well as volunteering on the Somerset LTA Council.
Currently Julie is in the middle of a Level 8 Doctorate in Sports Coaching, aiming to become a more refined practioner and a specialist in her field of sports coaching.
Currently the Summer of 2020 has meant there are strict guidelines that must be followed, in order to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all who partake in tennis coaching activities. Julie's guidelines are in line with the LTA and government advice and can be found here. Julie is currently at the club on Wednesdays and is offering either 1:1 lessons or alternatively can be booked as someone to play or hit with. Details can be found here.
Please email Julie for any racket re-stringing requests, coaching or hitting enquiries: [email protected]