MEET OUR COACHING TEAM
Head Coach & owner of JEM Tennis. Level 3 coach with a Diploma in Sports Psychology. Colin has over 20 years of coaching experience. Colin coaches players from 2 to 80 years, He has taken players from beginner to national level, has helped players gain scholarships to American universities and believes in teaching the person and not just the game as everyone has their own individual style. Colin's passion is making tennis affordable and accessible and taking tennis to the local community and creating a warm, friendly and relaxed atmosphere where players of all ages and abilities are made to feel instantly welcome. He has coached over 50 teams who have all gone on to win their respective leagues.
Level 2 Coach, currently taking his Level 3 qualification. Jake was a former top 20 national player and was training full time until he decided to pursue a career in coaching. He has an amazing insight and knowledge with a real understanding of the teaching process. Jake is available to coach players from beginner to national level.
Lois runs all the administration for the club including the membership, marketing, website and teams.
Level 3 Coach. Vicky is an ex-Latvian No.1and specialises in technical coaching.She has competed throughout Europe and brings a wealth of knowledge and is a specialist in technique.
Level 3 Coach. Tom has worked for 15 years as a tennis coach all around the world. He is also a qualified ski instructor and personal trainer. He regularly competes in tournaments.
Shaun De Longh
Shaun joins us from South Africa. He has 30 years of playing experience at national level and internationally from the age of 16. He has been involved with the South African Davis Cup Team and has trained with Kevin Anderson.Shaun is available for lessons and is our chief racket restringer.
Welfare and Safeguarding Officer.
Junior Tennis & After School Club Co-ordinator and Level 1 Coach.