Tennis Coaching in Bromley with Jason’s Totally Tennis
Totally Tennis

Jason Goatley – Sole Proprietor & Head Coach     

Jason worked for the London Stock Exchange before setting up the business in June 1994. Having been a top Kent junior county player Jason then qualified as a coach. The business has grown tremendously over the years and now boasts over 500 players currently receiving coaching from the team each week. Jason is a fully licensed CCA Coach – Level 4.

Motivation to coach: To help all standards of players enjoy tennis.

Hobbies: Movies, Visiting different places & Family

Favourite food: Shepherds Pie and any roast dinner

Favourite movie: Big, The Rock & Greatest Showman

If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people, who would you invite?

John McEnroe, Jonathan Ross and Billy Connolly

Nancy O’Brien – Office Manager

Nancy has worked for Jason’s Totally Tennis for 6 years. She arranges coaching, competitions and runs the junior leagues for the club. Nancy is the person to speak to if you have any queries about your tennis coaching.

 Hobbies: Films, music, cooking and family

 Favourite foods: Risotto or Chocolate Brownies

 Favourite films: Dog Day Afternoon & Groundhog day

 Dinner with 3 famous people: Bill Murray, Robert Downey Jnr and Alan Carr

Richard Checkley – HEAD OF MINI TENNIS LTA Level 4 Accredited+ Senior Club Coach

Richard initially worked in the restaurant industry, until 2015 when he decided on a career change. Richard was inspired to pick up a racket again when his 4 year old showed interest.

Richard started playing again and helped his club with summer camps. At this point he decided it was the path he wanted to follow and started his qualifications. Richard was on the team for 4 years at Bromley Tennis Centre and worked with players of all ages and abilities. This included learning disability tennis also. Richard is a level 4 senior accredited + coach.

Motivation to coach: My goal is to have fun. The more fun you have, the more the players want to be there and learn. Tennis is a game for life and the more people we can get on a court the more will learn how great our sport is.

Hobbies: I ski, cycle, run, golf, love to travel, a true film buff, collecting shoes lol, and walking my dog with my family. The later takes most of my time.

Favourite food: Italian. love pasta and the variety of things you can do with it. But a good steak is always up there too!

Favourite movie: Funny film, Anchorman. Serious film, Scent of a woman. Action Film, Ironman

If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people, who would you invite? Lance Armstrong, Will Farrell & David Attenborough


Adam Galloway – Head Coach South Hill Woods TC & Club Coach Bromley Lawn Tennis.

Adam is a Level 4 senior club coach from Edinburgh with 8 years coaching experience. Previously worked for Edinburgh Leisure at Tennis Scotland HQ. Worked with players of all ages and abilities from beginner to performance and from tots to vets. I’ve worked at a performance tennis academy in Barcelona. And previously worked alongside coaches such as Louis Cayer and Judy Murray.

Motivation to coach: To see players improve under my guidance abd to promote the game of tennis

Hobbies: Football (Aberdeen F.C.), rugby, golf, family and friends

Favourite food: Adams Home made lasagne

Favourite movie: Titanic, Trainspotting, Wolf of Wall Street

If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people, who would you invite? Alex Ferguson, Andy Murray, Michael McIntyre

Freddie Arian – Performance/Development Tennis Coach, Bromley Lawn Tennis Club & South Hill Woods T.C.

Freddie has been training and competing in a variety of sports from a young age as he strongly believes the skills that are developed playing different sports are transferable and beneficial to tennis. He has 10 years coaching experience with all ages and abilities from beginners to performance players. He has competed and has had success in County and regional standard tournaments including the national club league and also plays for the mens 1 and Aegon team at BLTSC when he has availability.

Motivation to coach: to get adults and kids to fall in love with tennis and to help them reach their full potential

Hobbies: playing all sports, drawing, making music and cooking(who doesn’t love to eat right!)

Favourite food: Italian, middle eastern and seafood from all around the world

Favourite movie: dark knight trilogy, 8 mile, pursuit of happiness

If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: Roger Federer, Eminem and Will Smith

Christophe Tipy – Performance/Development Tennis Coach, Bromley Lawn Tennis & South Hill Woods TC.

Christophe has a vast experience coaching all standard of players. He has coached in Paris for 20 years before joining Jason’s Totally Tennis in 2018. During 8 years he has been head coach of the Tennis Club of 13ème in Paris (600 members) managing a team of 10 coaches and a very successful coaching program. Christophe was a very good junior tennis player and has played in the French national league.

Motivation to coach: Adjusting my approach regarding student age, abilities and motivations to get them enjoy the game of tennis.
Hobbies: music, cycling, juggling, surfing
Favourite food: seafood, beef rib, grilled squids
Favourite movie: Elephant, Forrest Gump, the silence of the lambs
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: Serge Gainsbourg, Alicia Keys, Philippe Decouflé

Rachel Payne – Level 2 Tennis Coach, Bromley Lawn Tennis.

Rachel has been a member of BLTSC for many years and has recently joined the coaching team as qualified Level 2 coach. Rachel is an active player and competes for Kent in County Veterans events. Rachel works mainly with beginner adult groups but also with Sam Tyler with his Tots & Mini red groups. She is available as a buddy hitter for all ages.

Motivation to coach: To encourage more people to learn to play tennis and develop a vibrant Beginner section a BLTSC.
Hobbies: playing tennis, cooking for friends
Favourite food: Italian, or my roast chicken
Favourite movie: I have too many to list
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: my maternal grandmother, Roger Federer, George Michael

Parrey Amiri – LTA Level 4 Accredited+ Senior Club Coach.

Parrey has always been involved in Sport and played for Yorkshire. Even when Parrey started working in the City of London working eventually as a Commercial Director for a worldwide Recruitment Company she carried on competing at County Level.

Parrey Initially worked part time with Beckenham LTC, Park Langley & Amida Beckenham coaching both adults and children of all levels as her son was still young, Matthew is now a performance tennis player. Eventually Parrey was able to commit to full time coaching and became Head of Tennis at David Lloyd Beckenham.

In this period Parrey had the opportunity of working with Judy Murray on her Launch of Miss-Hits- initiative of getting more girls into playing tennis. Parrey is also the Team Manager and Coach for the London Youth Games Bromley Borough Tennis Team which are currently Champions 2016, 2018 and 2019.

Motivation to coach: To be part of coaching Players of all ages and abilities, who either want to compete or just want to play for fun, simply encourage them to enjoy and try their best. Being part of their journey motivates me to get them there!
Hobbies: Keeping Fit, Yoga and Art
Favourite food: Prawn and Veg Stir Fry
Favourite movie: Notting Hill
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people:Allistair McCaw, Miranda Hart & James Corden

Laurence Garton-AdamsLTA Qualified tennis coach.

Laurence always enjoyed sport playing tennis and football at primary school, playing in the school football team, in Saturday and Sunday Leagues and training with Fulham football club at college. He joined Bromley Tennis Centre aged 8 going on to train with thier performance squads. Laurence became interested in coaching after volunteering at BTC as a tennis leader for his DofE Silver award. After GCSE’s he studied sport at college and is now working towards his Level 3 coaching award and LTA officiating qualifications. He was a buddy hitter and training partner for several performance players at BTC and a young GB wheelchair player. Laurence loves playing tennis, training regularly and competing when he can. He was a Junior Club Champion at BTC and at Purley Bury Tennis Club where he was also a runner-up in the Junior Doubles competition. Not many people know Laurence is also an accomplished ballroom dancer achieving commendations in a number of dancing exams!

Motivation to coach: To pass on my enthusiasm and love of tennis to my players and show them that tennis is a sport for everyone
Hobbies: Tennis, football, pool, binge watching TV
Favourite food: Cornflake clusters, bacon sandwiches, all kinds of chicken and pies – homemade suet crust is the best
Favourite movie: Karate Kid & Cobra Kai, The Green Mile, Catch Me if You Can, Dirty Dancing, Moneyball
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: Would like to have dinner with Novak Djokovic, Wilfred Zaha and James May