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CTA Team


AJ – Head Coach / MD

All things related to CTA filter through him.

AJ, has been involved with tennis his whole life; playing; coaching; watching; learning; organising. He has been linked with Crowborough Tennis Club for over 18 years now, representing CTA and the Club at events locally and internationally.

His enthusiasm and drive injected the much needed “buzz” back into the Clubs Coaching Program and revived a passion for tennis amongst the Members and has kept this momentum going to the present day.

AJ is available for one to ones, groups and hitting sessions as well as fitness programs and performance training. Qualified – LTA L3; PTR Pro; iTPA TPT; RPT L3; WTCA.

Contact AJ by e-mail ctasussex@icloud.com

AJ is also on the Global Advisory Team for the WTCA, the Women’s Tennis Coaching Association; a global organisation with a mission to keep more girls in tennis by advancing the coaching of female players across the sport. Please see the CTA Partners menu for more information.


Jacob – Assistant Coach

Jacob is CTA main Junior Coach and Assistant Club Coach.

Jacob is keen to make a career out of Tennis Coaching and has matured as an individual and a Coach during his time with CTA over the last three years. He has an evident enthusiasm for the sport and continues to improve his coaching methods and his own tennis game.

Jacob has just returned from Coaching in Australia for three months. He rose to the challenge and will be implementing some of his new skills and ideas with us here at CTA.

Jake leads a number of Adult Group sessions during the week and is available for one to ones and hitting sessions. Qualified – LTA L2; PTR Pro; 

email AJ in the first instance to arrange a session – ctasussex@icloud.com

Charlotte – Junior Coaching Assistant

Charlotte is our Junior Tennis Coaching assistant, working with Jacob running the Junior sessions each week.

Charlotte has played tennis socially for many years and loves the sport. She is a keen individual who is excellent with Kids. Being a Mother of two herself, she loves being able to share knowledge and help the little ones progress.

Qualified – LTA L2; 

Jillian – Junior Coaching Assistant

Jillian is our newest addition to the team. Jillian works as a teaching assistant at a local school and loves her own tennis. She is a mother of two tennis loving boys as well. She will be assisting us with the mini tennis program from April 2019 onward.

David – Part Time Coach

David is our part time coach. He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge and a great passion for the game.

David has been involved with tennis throughout his life and loves to share his knowledge and expertise and encourage all to play the sport. 

David has played and coached in France and is a clay court specialist. 

David is generally here on a Saturday running the adult improver group. Qualified – PTR Pro; RPT NP; USPTA; FFT; 

Contact AJ by e-mail ctasussex@icloud.com

We also have Lottie, Cam, Tara and Harkiran who help us regularly with the Juniors.

We are always keen to involve younger teens assisting us with Coaching either at the weekends or even in the week. Also at our Easter and Summer Camps. Email AJ if you are interested in this opportunity.

For more information and to book any tennis coaching sessions contact: AJ on – 07807 133 384 or email ctasussex@icloud.com