Coaching at WSTC

Welcome to Woodhall Spa Tennis Club's Coaching Program! Whether you are a beginner looking to learn the basics or an experienced player aiming to refine your skills, our dedicated coaching team is here to help you achieve your goals. We offer a variety of coaching options for all age groups and skill levels, including school holiday camps, junior coaching, adult coaching, and group coaching sessions.

School Holiday Camps

Our school holiday camps are perfect for keeping the kids active and engaged during the holidays. These camps offer a fun and supportive environment where young players can improve their tennis skills, make new friends, and enjoy a range of tennis-related activities.


  • Suitable for all skill levels
  • Professional coaching and supervision
  • Fun games and activities
  • Focus on skill development and match play

For more details about our school holiday camps, please keep an eye on our Facebook page.

Junior Coaching

Our junior coaching program is designed to nurture young talent and foster a love for the game. We offer structured coaching sessions that cater to different age groups and skill levels, helping junior players develop their technique, fitness, and tactical understanding.

Junior Coaching Sessions Include:

  • Beginner and intermediate level training
  • Advanced coaching for competitive players
  • Friendly and supportive coaching environment
  • Regular assessments and feedback

For more information about junior coaching, please view our Junior Coaching Schedule. If you would like to book your child onto a session, please use the coaches contact details below. 

Adult Coaching

Our adult coaching sessions are tailored to meet the needs of players of all abilities, from those picking up a racket for the first time to seasoned players looking to sharpen their skills. Join us for a great workout, improve your game, and enjoy the social aspects of tennis.

Adult Coaching Options:

  • Beginner classes to learn the basics
  • Intermediate and advanced sessions to refine skills
  • Cardio tennis for a fun and energetic workout [Coming soon]
  • Match play and strategy sessions

For details on adult coaching sessions, please contact our coaches below.

Meet Our Coaches

Alison Lauder - LTA Level 3 Coach

Alison Lauder brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to our coaching team. As an LTA Level 3 coach, Alison is dedicated to helping players of all ages and abilities reach their full potential through tailored coaching sessions and personal guidance.

Coaching Specialties:

  • Junior development programs
  • Group coaching sessions
  • Technique and skill improvement
  • Creating a fun and engaging learning environment

For coaching inquiries with Alison, please contact: Email: Phone: 07565107216

Richard Cragg - LTA Level 4 Coach

Richard Cragg, our LTA Level 4 coach, is skilled and experienced in coaching players to achieve excellence. Richard's coaching philosophy focuses on developing a strong technical foundation and enhancing strategic understanding for both juniors and adults.

Coaching Specialties:

  • Advanced player development
  • One-on-one coaching sessions



For coaching inquiries with Richard, please contact: Email: Phone: 07375666679

Group Coaching

Join our group coaching sessions to enjoy the benefits of learning in a social and supportive environment. Group coaching is available for both juniors and adults, providing a great way to improve your skills while making new friends and enjoying the camaraderie of group play.

Group Coaching Features:

  • Sessions for different age groups and skill levels
  • Focus on teamwork and collaborative learning
  • Variety of drills and match play scenarios
  • Affordable and fun way to learn tennis

For more information about group coaching, please contact our coaches.

At Woodhall Spa Tennis Club, we are committed to providing high-quality coaching that meets the needs of all our members. Join us and take your game to the next level with our expert coaches. We look forward to seeing you on the court!