This might not be popular – we rely on the sport for part of our income – DON’T EARLY SPECIALISE!! I had a ripper conversation yesterday with two parents of a 9 year old that think their child is going to make it as a pro / it’s a sure thing…....
So today we turn 18!

So today we turn 18!

So 18 years ago today I took for first pupil for a Private Tennis Lesson. Weeks later I started ATA and learnt a lot about hard work, sacrifice, learning and time management. We’ve been all over Australia with tours and also hit up Indonesia and the USA....

Good things sure do happen in 3’s!

It’s been a cracking start to the summer season and it all started here. I took on an Albany under 13s soccer team again for Football West Country Week and with my right hand man Jimbo we won the COUNTRY WEEK TITLE for the second year running. Again, we had a huge...

A Week in the Life

I was asked by a year 4 student if I would agree to do a “a week in the life of”.  I thought it would be fun, (pretty sure he got a cracking mark) so here we go! So what does a normal tennis coach get up to during the week? There is always...

Here we go again – 2017

            Here we go again.  For the last 10 years we have started January with a bang, heading to NSW and VIC for events and then ending up at the Aussie Open.  We head to these events as they are very well run tournaments....

Reward for Effort

Their are so many guru’s / coach help / athlete help / mentors / motivating quote pages / etc / etc out there, claiming they know, this, saying they know that, it can get a little baffling and confusing who to listen to and who to believe. In all truth, there is...