Our Head Coach Simon started playing Tennis at the age of 5 and after training & competing around the World ended up helping to coach and train some of the World's best players at the renowned IMG Nick Bollittieri Tennis Academy in Sarasota, Florida, USA.
Simon was a hitting partner and part of the coaching team for the former ATP World No.1 player Marcelo Rios from Chile and he was also part of the coaching team that developed
former WTA World No.1 Maria Sharapova.
Simon was a key member of the IMG Bollittieri coaching staff which was managed by Gabe Jaramillo.
He has helped coach and prepare a number of
ATP, WTA & ITF Junior World ranked players.
A few of Simon's playing achievements include becoming a
National Junior Champion, Representing his Country at Junior level,
Great Britain North Regional Champion,
Yorkshire County Junior Champion and also competing at International level.
He now enjoys passing on the knowledge and experience he has gained as a player and a coach to help aspiring players.