Podcasts, S9 and More

Podcasts, S9 and More

Recently I was a guest on the ‘What are you talking about Willis?’ podcast with Marcus Willis and Dave Earl. Dave Earl is an LTA level 5 coach with over twenty years coaching experience. Marcus Willis is famed for playing Roger Federer in the second round of Wimbledon...
Matchplay Thinking

Matchplay Thinking

There are many tennis players who really have no idea what is happening on the court; perhaps this is the fault of the coach or perhaps the fault of the player. I am currently coaching in Demark and during league play you will typically find the coach will sit on the...
School Report: Growth of Tennis in the UK

School Report: Growth of Tennis in the UK

With an annual income of £52 million from the Championships and approximately £14.76 million in revenue from other events, plus a staff of around 300, how good are the LTA are growing the game of tennis? In this article we are not going to talk about how the governing...
Working with higher level players

Working with higher level players

At some stage during the average club coach’s career, they will come across a player or even group of players that play the game a little better than themselves. Alongside a ‘high level’ player will hear the words “my son/daughter needs to hit with higher level...

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