Our Coaches

Nigel Willard has been our Head LTA Professional Coach since 2006, and has built up a strong coaching team for the club.  Nigel is one of the top development coaches in the county having won a major national award in 2010. He is a fully qualified LTA licensed coach and ABTO R4 Graded Referee. He was U12 Boys County Captain for a number of years.

All coaches are LTA qualified, hold First Aid certificates, have been cleared through the DBS system and are fully insured.

The other main coaches at the club are:


Gavin Fowell Level 3 Coach Gavin is LTA Level 3 Licenced Coach who has played on the LTA Tour in both singles and doubles, winning LTA events all around the country.  He is a highly able player and coach and works well with players of all ages to improve their technical and tactical ability.
Charlie Corsini Level 3 Coach Charlie is fun, personable, reliable and a fantastic role model to all our players. He is from Bedford where he played as a junior to county level. Charlie not only locally but also across Europe in places such as Croatia and Greece. He has extensive experience of players of all ages and abilities from those who have never played before to regional juniors. Charlie brings huge enthusiasm to his tennis coaching and is a fine addition to our coaching team.