The Tennis Circus will be at Stratford upon Avon Tennis Club on Sunday 22nd September 10am to 3pm
There are several tailored coaching sessions available, a fantastic chance to watch Danny and Luke play with our coaches Simon and Ollie in a doubles exhibition match AND the chance to challenge Danny and Luke to a Tie Break.
Advance booking required, see below. All funds raised will go towards SoATC future development activities.
Danny Sapsford, a former British Davis cup regular, leads a team of past and present British tennis pros to bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to tennis clubs, schools and events in the UK. All of his coaching team are qualified and experienced players or coaches who have competed at Wimbledon, and the majority have represented Great Britain in the Davis or Fed Cups.
Danny Sapsford played on the ATP Tour from 1987-1999, reaching a career high ATP singles ranking of 170 and 83 in Doubles. He represented Great Britain in the Davis Cup from 1990-95 and competed in all 4 Grand Slams with his best performance coming at Wimbledon '99 where he made the 3rd Round before losing to eventual champion, Pete Sampras.. Wins during his career include Henman, Rusedski, Korda, Gilbert and Kuerten. After retiring Danny became an LTA National coach, overseeing a squad of boys who won European singles and doubles titles, Grand Slam and ITF World Doubles titles, and junior / senior National singles titles.
Luke Milligan is also a former UK professional tennis player. The right-hander reached his highest individual ranking on the ATP Tour in 1996, at world number 217.. Also in 1996 he represented Great Britain in the Davis cup in an away tie vs Ghana, winning 2 singles matches. Turning to coaching in 2003, Luke has coached several top British players including Laura Robson, Arvind Parmar and Anne Keothavong.