Meet The Coaching Team

Individual coaching is available to all players subject to availability is the quickest & most effective method to improve your game, whatever your standard. 24hour cancellation fee~ notice of at least 24 hours is expected for any individual lessons cancelling. If notice is given less then 24hours, then the full lesson fee may be charged. Please note fees are shown for members (non member’s fees apply) A discount may be available for block booked lessons (Please ask for terms/conditions).

Our tennis programmes and quality coaching will ensure that you will always be moving up to the next level.  From our friendly introductory tennis lessons, to our fitness cardio tennis sessions, to you winning big tennis tournaments, our coaches will be there for you.

Our junior tennis programme is one of the best in the county.  Over 150 children enjoy tennis lessons with us every week as part of our junior and mini coaching programme, including some of the best junior players in Dorset.

Dave Sanger
Head Coach

07812 676761

Main Roles

Head Tennis Coach
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

EmailWebsite
Matt Sanger
Coach

07931 265935

 

Main Roles

Club Tennis Coach
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching
Disability Coaching
Schools Coordinator

Qualifications

Qualified coach since 2002
NVQ in Sports & Leisure
Foundation Degree in Coach and Athlete Development 2009
Level 3 LTA Performance Coach Award
Fully Licensed, First Aid qualified, CRB Approved and Insured
Wheelchair tennis trained

Achievements

Professional Tennis Circuit for 2 years
British National Championships
ITF World Ranking Events
Dorset Doubles Champion & Dorset Men’s County Team

Email
Zoltan Horvath
Coach

07751 049947

Main Roles

Club Tennis Coach
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching
Disability Coaching
Tournament Organiser
Cardio Tennis Coordinator

Qualifications

8 years in sport school in Hungary
UKCC Level 2 Coaching Award 2010
First Aid qualified
LTA Registered, CRB Approved and Insured
Cardio tennis

Achievements

County player in Hungary
Dorset Doubles League and Hampshire and IOW Doubles League

Email
Sally Revell
Coach

07926 749715

Main Roles

Club Tennis Coach
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching
Disability Coaching
Girls Coordinator
Cardio Tennis

Qualifications

Qualified coach since 2016
Level 2 LTA Coach Award
Fully Licensed, First Aid qualified, CRB Approved and Insured
She Rallies Activator
Tennis For Kids trained
Licensed Referee
BSc Hons Computing

Achievements

Played In the ITF Seniors Event in Mallorca 2017
Dorset Doubles & Singles Club Team Player

Email
Ray Burningham
Club Coach

07880 910907

Main Roles

Club Tennis Coach
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

Liana Hodgson
Club Coach

07714 670599

Main Roles

Club Tennis Coach
Adult Coaching
Junior Coaching
Mini Tennis Coaching
Disability Coaching