Steve Ashton

LTA Qualification Level 3 Coach

LTA Licensed Coach, Liability Insurance

First Aider and DBS checked

Steve has 12 years coaching experience and 25 years playing experience, he has played at county level as a junior working at other community tennis clubs and performance centres in the south west.

About me:

I starting coaching in 2004 in Exeter where the experience I gained over the 2 year period helped me to achieve a wide range of coaching skills, this enabled me to coach players from beginner to advanced levels. In March 2007 I achieved the Development Coach Award (DCA) a recognized qualification through the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA).

My Job Role:

I am the Director of tennis at Exwick Tennis Club, I am the first point of contact at the tennis club where I am responsible for the development of the tennis club, its players including the coaching and competition programme.

From a coaching perspective I am the Head Of Performer Tennis where I am responsible for maximising player development at performer level.

My aim:

I aim to offer a fun based inclusive tennis environment for players of all ages and of all abilities. I aim to use the tennis knowledge and experience i have gained over the last 25 years to help players develop their tennis to their full potential.