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Coaching | Ham & Petersham Lawn Tennis Club
Only members of our club may receive lessons/coaching on our courts. The exception to this is Easter and Summer Camps when different arrangements apply.

We hold Tennis camps at Easter and in July / early August.

Our coaches are:
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Katrina Ledderboge-Vucinic


Phone: 07817 687 506
Email:
Katrina@tennishampetersham.com
or
Archimedes.tennis@gmail.com

Katrina is a Licensed LTA Coach (DCA Level 3 Equivalency).
She is an RPT and PTR qualified coach, CRB checked & First Aid trained.

Katrina has 18 years coaching experience in the UK and Germany.

She has competed successfully at county level in handball, athletics & tennis as a junior in Germany. She has a holistic approach to health, fitness & nutrition, into which tennis is embedded.

Katrina loves tennis and would like her students to discover and feel that love for themselves, whatever their age or level of competence.

Her 18 years experience, ongoing curiosity about and extensive study of coaching methods & developments, and what she learns from every player, allow her to develop her own coaching style and offer a highly individual approach.

With regular use of various teaching aids and video for visual learning & analysis, she creates an interesting & challenging learning environment.

Katrina puts strong emphasis on building a trusting & respectful relationship with all players, be it in group or individual lessons, in order to help identify their goals and work towards them.

Katrina runs the DROP IN ADULT SESSION: TUESDAYS 7-8.30pm April-August; £8 per player), which welcomes all members (and those who are thinking of joining and want to try it out), be they beginners (in which case we might find additional opportunities for practice), improvers, or seasoned club players. The session consists of technical & tactical coaching, doubles & singles drills, and match play. She also aims to introduce new & current members to other club members and encourages them to try out Saturday (all year round) or Thursday (summer only) Social Tennis, as well as our Singles Ladder. Please call or text if you have any questions.

Katrina runs Tuesday Star Club and Wednesday group training for juniors (red, orange, green & yellow ball).

Lesson fees:
£40 per hour for a private lesson
£23 per person for a shared lesson
£17 per person for 3 players

Lessons can be in English or German.

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Mark Fynn


Phone: 07983 624984
Email:
mark.fynn@hotmail.com

Mark has represented Zimbabwe numerous times internationally as a junior. Undefeated throughout high school career at St. John's College (Zimbabwe).

Attended The McCallie School (U.S.A.) - played number 1, and named to the All-State Team. Ranked number 1 in Tennessee boys under 18.

Played 4 years of Division 1 college tennis at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, playing number 1 in both singles and doubles. Named to All Southern Conference Team for both singles and doubles. Team captain in 2007.

Won 3 Bronze Medals at the African Games in 2001 and 2015. Had an ATP singles ranking of 890, and an ATP doubles ranking of 531. Won 2 professional doubles titles.

Played Davis Cup for Zimbabwe for 8 years, playing in 27 different ties. Davis Cup playing captain on 2 occasions.

Is a PTR certified coach, and has worked with players of all ages and abilities. Loves coaching, and feels very fortunate to be able to do something that he enjoys so much every day.

Mark is available for private, semi-private and group lessons and also works alongside our Head Coach, James, with all our junior squads at Ham & Petersham and performance squads at the National Tennis Centre.

Lesson fees:
£40 per hour for a private lesson.
£23 per hour for a semi-private lesson.
£17 per person per hour for a "3 & me" lesson.