Southbourne Tennis Club successfully provides social and competitive tennis for all ages and abilities and disabilities.  Individual and group coaching is offered by Dave Sanger Tennis Coaching ltd for everyone to enjoy, whether you are a complete beginner or a high performance player we have a team of highly experienced, fully LTA qualified and licensed coaches here at the club.

Our tennis program & quality coaching will ensure that you will always be moving up to the next level. From friendly introductory tennis lessons to you winning tournaments, our coaches will be there for you. 
 Our adult & junior tennis club is one of the best in the County. Over 300 adults & children of all ages, abilities and disabilities enjoy tennis lessons with us every week as part of our adult, disability, junior and mini coaching program, including some of the best junior players in Dorset.

INDIVIDUAL COACHING FEES (55 minutes and 25 minute lessons available) 

Please note fees are shown for members (non member fees apply)

Individual coaching, available to adults, junior and mini players, is the quickest and most effective method to improve your game, whether you’re a beginner or an advanced club player wanting to learn more about the tactical side of the game.  Lessons are available during the day or evening. One-off lessons or regular developmental lessons are available. 

Individual coaching is available to all players subject to availability is the quickest & most effective method to improve your game, whatever your standard. 

Polite reminder – 24 hour cancellation: Notice of at least 24 hours is required for any cancellation of lessons.  If notice of less than 24 hours or no notice is given, the full lesson fee will be charged.

Adverse Weather Conditions: If adverse/wet weather conditions prevail it should be mutually agreed that the weather conditions are unfit for play before a lesson is cancelled. Be aware that the Coach may not be able to make a decision about the weather until 15minutes before the

Dave Sanger
(Head Coach) Level 4 Senior Performance Coach LTA Licensed

07812 676761

Main Roles

(Head Coach) Level 4 Senior Performance Coach LTA Licensed
Club Programme Owner/Director of Dave Sanger Tennis Coaching LTD
Disability Coaching
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching

Qualifications

Qualified coach since 2002
Level 4 LTA Senior Performance Coach
Fully LTA Licensed, First Aid qualified, CRB Approved and Insured
Foundation Degree in Coach and Athlete Development 2008
LTA Open Your Doors Inclusive Programme Tutor

Achievements

Played on the Professional Tennis Circuit for 4 years
Played in the Qualifying Rounds of Wimbledon Championships 2003
Played and beaten many top world ranked players
Quarter finalist in British Nationals
Won Junior ITF World Ranking Events

Coaching fees: 55 minutes £30 / 25 minutes £15

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Matt Sanger
Level 3 Performance Coach LTA Licensed

07812 676761

Main Roles

Level 3 Performance Coach LTA Licensed
Club Programme Owner/Director of Dave Sanger Tennis Coaching LTD
Disability Coaching
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching

Qualifications

Qualified coach since 2002
Level 4 LTA Senior Performance Coach
Fully LTA Licensed, First Aid qualified, CRB Approved and Insured
Foundation Degree in Coach and Athlete Development 2008
LTA Open Your Doors Inclusive Programme Tutor

Achievements

Played on the Professional Tennis Circuit for 4 years
Played in the Qualifying Rounds of Wimbledon Championships 2003
Played and beaten many top world ranked players
Quarter finalist in British Nationals
Won Junior ITF World Ranking Events

55 minutes £26 / 25 minutes £12.50

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Ray Burningham
Level 4 Club Coach LTA Licensed

07880 910907

Main Roles

Level 4 Club Coach LTA Licensed
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching

Qualifications

Qualified coach since 1997
NVQ in Sports & Leisure
Foundation Degree in Coach and Athlete Development 2009
Level 4 LTA Senior Development Coach Award
Fully Licensed, First Aid qualified, CRB Approved and Insured
Disabled tennis trained
Cardio Tennis Instructor
Tennis Racket Stringer

Achievements

LTA Dorset Coach of the Year 2004/2005
British Tennis Coach Association, Coach of the Year
Setting up STC Club programme,Mini Tennis,Ladies morning,50 pLus session

Coaching fees: 55 minutes £25 / 25 minutes £12.50

Liana Hodgson
Part Time Level 2 Club Coach LTA Licensed

07714 670599

Main Roles

Part Time Level 2 Club Coach LTA Licensed
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching
Disability Coaching

Coaching fees: 55 minutes £22/ 25 minutes £11

Coaching brochure Spring 2020

CoachingbrochureSummer2020

School Holiday Tennis (Easter and Summer)

Girls Project

Southbourne Tennis Club Girls project

Disability Tennis

Southbourne Tennis Club Disability project

Information on our specialised coaching sessions are here:

Dementia tennis

Learning disability tennis

Wheelchair tennis

Visually impaired tennis

We also link with 6 Primary Schools and 2 Senior schools and 3 Special Education Centres

DayAMPM
Monday9.30 - 10.25 Cardio Tennis £66.00 - 7.25 Junio members 10+ Club session
10.00 - 12.00 - Green members club session7.00 - 8.25 Intermediates Coaching £6 Members / £8 non members
7.30 - 9.30 Team members club session
Tuesday9.00-11.00 Red members club session12.30 - 1.55 Wheelchair coaching £6
11.00 - 11.55 Ladies beginner coaching £6 Members / £8 Non Members
Wednesday9.30 - 10.55 Ladies intermediate coaching £6 members / £8 non members6.00 - 8.00 Green members session
7.15 - 8.10 Beginner/Rusty rackets coaching £6 members / £8 non members
Thursday10.00 - 11.25 Adult & over 50s beginner/intermediate coaching £6 members / £8 non members1.00 - 2.25 Wheelchair coaching £6
Friday9.00 - 11.00 Red and Green mix in club session5.00 - 5.55 (School term only) Girl members 10+ Club session
Saturday9.00 - 11.00 Cardio Tennis £611.30 - 12.25 DS Active Childrens Session (Down Syndrome) £5
10.00 - 11.25 Junior members 10+ Club session2.30 - 3.25 Learning difficulty coaching ages 14+ £5
Sunday10.00 - 12.00 Mix of red and green club session

Green – beginner/intermediate

Red – intermediate/advanced

Coaching Sessions

Coaching brochure Summer 2019 for under 10s and over 10

Summer Holiday Coaching 2019

DayAMPM
Monday9.30 - 10.25 Cardio Tennis £66.00 - 7.25 Junio members 10+ Club session
10.00 - 12.00 - Green members club session7.00 - 8.25 Intermediates Coaching £6 Members / £8 non members
7.30 - 9.30 Team members club session
Tuesday9.00-11.00 Red members club session12.30 - 1.55 Wheelchair coaching £6
11.00 - 11.55 Ladies beginner coaching £6 Members / £8 Non Members
Wednesday9.30 - 10.55 Ladies intermediate coaching £6 members / £8 non members6.00 - 8.00 Green members session
7.15 - 8.10 Beginner/Rusty rackets coaching £6 members / £8 non members
Thursday10.00 - 11.25 Adult & over 50s beginner/intermediate coaching £6 members / £8 non members1.00 - 2.25 Wheelchair coaching £6
Friday9.00 - 11.00 Red and Green mix in club session5.00 - 5.55 (School term only) Girl members 10+ Club session
Saturday9.00 - 11.00 Cardio Tennis £611.30 - 12.25 DS Active Childrens Session (Down Syndrome) £5
10.00 - 11.25 Junior members 10+ Club session2.30 - 3.25 Learning difficulty coaching ages 14+ £5
Sunday10.00 - 12.00 Mix of red and green club session