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CTA Team

AJ – Head Coachaj

AJ manages the tennis coaching program and related services for CTA. All tennis Coaching requirements filter through him. He can organise appropriate sessions; events; tournaments; court availability and pretty much everything tennis related – and more. All abilities are welcome. AJ will source a relevant session for you or even create one!

Qualified – LTA L3; PTR Pro; iTPA TPT; RPT L3; WTCA

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

AJ, has been involved with tennis practically his whole life, playing, coaching, watching, learning… Being part of Crowborough Tennis Club for approx. 16 years now, he has represented the Club on numerous occasions at various events. He accepted the role of Tennis Coordinator in 2010/11, managing the tennis coaching for the Club. His enthusiasm and drive injected the much needed “buzz” back into the Club and revived passion for tennis in the Members. Adult Coaching has been given a new lease of life, with over 85% of the membership receiving some form of coaching, and the mini tennis program continues to expand with a new energetic coaching team.


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 2 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.

Charlotte Jayaraj – Junior Tennis Coaching Assistant

Charlotte has recently completed her Level Two 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 with the Mini Tennis Program delivery

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

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