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Coaching

Head Coach / Adult Coaching Sessions:

Our adult coaching is provided by our head coach Neil Driver (LTA Accredited Level 4 Coach).  Neil is a highly experienced coach and each group session typically includes a physical warm up; a ‘hitting warm up’; practice drills with coaching ideas; half court singles points and doubles points, incorporating tactical strategies & mental skills ideas.

In addition, Neil offers individual adult coaching lessons @ £32 per hour for members & non-members; these lessons can also be shared by 2 or more people.  The adult coaching sessions usually run as follows:

Neil Driver - Somerton Adult Tennis CoachTuesday 10.00-11:00:
"Women Only" Group Coaching Session for Beginners & Rusty Racquet Players, £6 per session

Tuesday 5.45pm-7pm:
"Mixed" Group Coaching, Open to All
Players, £7 per session

Wednesday 6.00pm-7.00pm:
Mixed" Group Coaching Session for Beginners & Rusty Racquet Players, £6 per session

Saturday 10am-11.15am:
"Mixed" Group Coaching, Open to All
Players, £7 per session

Saturday 11.15am-12.15pm:
"Singles" Match-Play Coaching Session, Limited to Four People, £9 per session

All sessions are open to both Club members & non-members. Non-members pay an additional fee of £1.50 per session to the above prices.

Download a copy of our "Adult Coaching" information sheet HERE.

Neil also offers racquet re-stringing services and replacement grips etc.

For further information please contact Neil Driver on: [email protected], Tel: 01458 396006 or 07752 272830


Head Junior Coach / Junior Coaching & Cardio Fitness Sessions:

Our junior coaching programme is led by Luke Andrews (LTA Level 4 Qualified Coach) and his LA Tennis Coaching Team. In addition, LA Tennis also deliver our Cardio Fitness tennis sessions, which can be booked below.

Luke has over 17 years’ experience, a 1st Class Honours degree in Sports Science BSC, is DBS checked, first aid trained, safeguarding course completed and fully insured. 

Luke Andrews - Somerton Junior Tennis CoachA bubbly, enthusiastic coach who strives to help each player meet their goals, Luke and his team run both group and individual coaching sessions, so that lessons can be tailored to suit different needs. The LA Tennis team's junior sessions are usually run as follows:

Tuesday 16:30 to 17:30 - Green / Yellow Ball Full Court
This session is suitable for intermediate / advanced junior players, typically from years 4 - 7

Friday 16:15 to 17:15 - Red Ball Mini Court
This session is suitable beginner / intermediate junior players, typically from years 1 - 3

Friday 17:15 to 18:15 - Red / Orange Ball * NEW SESSION *
This session is suitable for beginner / intermediate junior players, typically from years 3 - 6

Open to members £4 per session & non-members £5.50 per session. To avoid disappointment, please ensure session places are booked through Luke via email or text.

Download a copy of our "Junior Coaching" information sheet HERE.

The team also run a number of School Holiday Tennis Camps throughout the year, please view the schedule HERE.

If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Luke via [email protected] / 07437 404242, or to find out more about the LA Tennis team, please visit their dedicated website.