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CTA Team


AJ – Head Coachaj

AJ runs the coaching program at Crowborough Tennis Club and heads up CTA. He can be found at the Club pretty much all week and all Coaching requirements filter through AJ. He organise appropriate sessions; events; tournaments; courts and everything Tennis Coaching related – and more. All abilities are catered for. AJ will source a relevant session for you or even create one!

Contact AJ by e-mail info@ctasussex.co.uk


AJ, has been involved with Tennis practically his whole life, Playing, Coaching, Watching, Learning… He came to Crowborough Tennis Club approx. 16 years ago and has represented the Club on numerous occasions on Court and at various events. He took on the role of Tennis Coordinator in 2011, Managing the tennis side of the Club. His enthusiasm and drive has injected the much needed “buzz” back into the Club and revived the passion for tennis in a high percentage of Members. Adult Coaching has been given a new lease of life, with over 85% of the membership receiving coaching. The Mini Tennis is always expanding and has a renewed energetic program for kids from the age of 3.


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Jacob – Assistant Club Coach

Jacob will be now be the main Junior Coach at CTA. Jacob will be responsible for taking the Mini Tennis sessions Monday thru Saturday. Jacob is keen to make a career out of Tennis Coaching. So we welcome him with open arms.

Jacob says – “I’ve recently finished my education and achieved my Level 1 Tennis Qualification. I’ve always had a passion for tennis and have my own private lessons. After deciding against university to follow my passion and begin a career in tennis. Over the past 4-5 months I have gained experience at Tunbridge Wells but now am looking to further my experience with CTA”.

Jacob has now passed his Adult and Junior PTR Certifications. Well on his way. Congratulations.


David – Club Coach

David brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge and great passion for the game. David has also been involved with tennis practically his whole life and loves to share his knowledge and expertise and encourage all to play the sport.

David initially assisted the Club by helping to breathe life back into the Adult Coaching program, which continues to thrive and grow to this day.

David has played and coached extensively in France and is a clay court specialist. He is a qualified European coach and performance trainer, having qualified in the US, Spanish and UK teaching methodologies.


 2014-07-23 16.58.24Caitlyn – Junior Tennis Coaching Assistant

Caitlyn, pictured here with Susannah (one of her students) has been having her own Coaching at the Club for about 5 years with AJ and recently expressed an interest in helping out with the junior camps, which she loved doing and now helps with the general delivery of junior coaching.


Charlotte Jayaraj – Junior Tennis Coaching Assistant

Charlotte has recently passed her Level One LTA Qualification. 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.

We welcome Charlotte to the Team. She will be assisting Jacob and Caitlyn.


For more information and to book any tennis coaching sessions contact:

AJ on – 07807 133 384 or email info@ctasussex.co.uk