Coaches

Below are the profiles of our coaches, along with their lesson charges.

If you would like further information or to enquire about the available programme please  email [email protected] 


Lianne Candappa (Senior Coach)   

  • Level 4 Accredited Performance and Development Coach
  • Warwickshire 'Coach of the Year 2008 and 2019
  • LTA Youth Tutor
  • Warwickshire 10 and Under county girls captain
  • Level 2 Mental Health
  • LTA She Rallies Ambassador
  • First Aid Qualified
  • Paediatric First Aid Qualified
  • DBS update service
  • Safeguarding and diversity qualified
  • 18 years coaching experience

PLAYING CAREER

  • Number 1 in England and top 4 in GB for 10 and Under through to 16 and under
  • Reached the top 16 in Europe under 16
  • Represented England and Great Britain, travelling across the world
  • Trained and played tournaments with Andy and Jamie Murray, Tsonga, Monfils, Gasquet, and Sharapova.
  • Coached by Judy Murray and Leon Smith
  • Winner of the Warwickshire County Closed for every age group from 8 and Under - 18 and Under
  • Played Warwick TC Ladies 1st Team

Rates for 1-2-1 Lessons - £26 for Members / £30 for Non-Members


Scott Smith   

  • Level 3 Accredited Tennis Coach
  • First Aid Qualified
  • Paediatric First Aid Qualified
  • Cardio Tennis Instructor
  • Safeguarding & protecting in tennis
  • DBS update service
  • 6 years coaching experience
  •  Warwickshire County Under 10 Girls Assistant
  •  Qualified Tennis Restringer
    - Restringing services:
With string supplied With your own string New grip replacement New overgrip
£20 £10 £5 £1

PLAYING EXPERIENCE

  • Played Warwick Mens 1st Team

Rates for 1-2-1 Lessons - £20 for Members / £25 for Non-Members


Jenny Barr   

  • Level 3 Accredited Tennis Coach
  • Disabled Tennis Training 
  • BSc (Hons) Biology and Sport and Exercise Science 
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • DBS update certificate 
  • Emergency First Aid
  • LTA Safeguarding and Child Protection 
  • Certificate in Mental Health

PLAYING EXPERIENCE 

  • Played Warwickshire County Juniors and 035’s’
  • Played Warwick TC Ladies 1st Team

Rates for 1-2-1 Lessons - £20 for Members / £25 for Non-members


Jack Smith

  • Level 3 accredited Tennis Coach
  • Level 2 first aid Mental health qualification
  • Level 2 autism qualification
  • First aid qualified
  • DBS Update service
  • Safeguarding & protecting in tennis
  • 7 years coaching experience
  • Former county coach for Staffordshire
  • UKRSA Accredited Professional Stringer https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/JackSmithTennis/RacketService

PLAYING EXPERIENCE 

  • Top 100 UK under 18s 
  • Hereford & Worcestershire Junior & Adult County Champion
  • Represented Hereford & Worcestershire in Junior & Adult County Cup
  • Compete in National and  ITF events
  • Multiple South Warwickshire league winner
  • Multiple Coventry & Warwickshire league winner 

Rates for 1-2-1 Lessons - £25 for Members / £30 for Non-members


Please note, there is an additional £2 floodlight charge/hour, should lights be required.