Tennis Coaching in Bromley with Jason’s Totally Tennis
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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: My children

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 coaching for 5 years, has experience teaching tots, mini tennis, adults and performance players, currently lta qualified level 3 coach aiming to do level 4 next year. Freddie also worked as a PE Teacher at Private schools in the Chislehurst area.

Freddie had the honour in pairing with Jamie Delgado to play an Aegon National match at Bromley lawn tennis club, he is also planning to enter British Tour Tournaments.

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


Alex King – Level 3 Tennis Coach, Bromley LTC & South Hill Woods TC.

Alex has 8 years of coaching experience, most recently at David Lloyd in Beckenham for 2 years, before re-joining Jason’s Totally Tennis in 2020.

Alex has most experience in developing beginners of all ages from tot’s tennis to adults who have never stepped on a tennis court
before. Also having been a qualified Tournament Referee, Alex is experienced in running tournaments for all ages and standards.

Motivation to coach: To help beginners develop and improve their skills, also to make tennis fun and enjoyable for them.
Hobbies: Rugby, Formula 1, Board Games, Languages
Favourite food: Steak & Chips, Rice Pudding. But will happily try anything
Favourite movie: The Lion King and Rocky 1, 2 & 3
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: Anthony Joshua, Craig David, Micky Flanagan


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


Dennis Saunders – LTA Level 4 Accredited+ Senior Club.

Dennis has always had a passion for Tennis since the age of 12 when he organised tennis tournaments for schoolmates, Dennis was West Norwood LTC junior champ 3 years running and played for their Men’s team at 15 years old.

He used to get the bus to tournaments and even made a Junior LTA u16s final at Spencer Park all with just one racket and a busted string!

Dennis loves coaching all standards & ages & really enjoyed developing mini orange and mini green groups at his previous club over the past three years.

Dennis drove a London black cab for many years and was then inspired by coaching his own 3 sons and changed career to do his LTA level 2,3 and 4 in successive years and is now an LTA level 4 Senior Club Coach Accredited plus.

Dennis has also coached football for over 20 years achieving the UEFA B license at the David Beckham Academy.

Motivation to coach: To get the very best out of every person I coach so they do not waste any potential.
Hobbies: Staying fit, Studying sport via YouTube, Watching any comedy or Sports, DIY & Golf
Favourite food: Anything gluten-free now. It actually works!
Favourite movie: All Austin Powers, Superbad Hot Fuzz, Ferris Buellers day off, Happy Gilmore, The Deerhunter, Bladerunner & Alien Terminator 2
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people:Winston Churchill Muhammed Ali Brian Clough (I don’t think I would get a word in!)


Andy Pretty – Junior football coach Level 1.

Andy is a level 1 coach at Bromley FC who has coached children from U7 to U9. Worked with players of all abilities including some that are now with professional academies.

Motivation to coach: To see players having fun, loving the game and helping them to improve ability and confidence.
Hobbies: football (Crystal Palace), tennis, cocktails and travel with my family in our campervan
Favourite food: beef wellington
Favourite movie: The usual suspects, James Bond
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: James Cordon, Ian Wright, Noel Gallagher


Lia Emsden – Level 1 Tennis Coach & Buddy Hitter

Level 1 Tennis Coach, Lia Emsden, has been a member of Bromley Lawn Tennis Club for over 10 years. After volunteering at the age of 13, Lia has been working as a coaching assistant for the last 3 years. Lia coaches tots tennis as well as junior performance players with Sam Tyler. Lia was a high level junior performance player and now plays for BLTC in the mixed and ladies doubles teams in the Kent and North Kent leagues. She is available as a buddy hitter for all ages.

Motivation to coach: To encourage more young girls to take up such a great sport.
Hobbies: Costume and fashion design.
Favourite food: Spaghetti and strawberries (but not together!)
Favourite movie: The Wizard of Oz.
If you could choose to have dinner with 3 people: Ariana Grande, Miranda Hart and Jennifer Lawrence