Coaching at Wilton

Wilton Tennis Club have contracted the services of Wilton Coaching Ltd to deliver a comprehensive coaching programme for both adult & junior members. Please contact Marc Beckles to discuss any your coaching requirements regarding both individual and group lessons lessons on 07877571349 or email: headcoach@wiltontennisclub.co.uk

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Wilton Coach Profiles

Marc Beckles
Head Coach

Qualifications

  • Level 5 – Master Club Award
  • BTCA Gold Member and LTA Accredited +
  • Cardio Tennis Qualified
  • Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • DBS Check

Responsibilities

  • Manages the full tennis programme at Wilton
  • Delivers group sessions on both the junior and adult programmes
  • Delivers sessions on the Holiday Camps
  • Delivers individual lessons to both juniors and adults
  • Represents the club in the men’s first team
  • Committee member – Head Coach
  • Manages the club’s social media pages, website and newsletter

Tennis History

  • Over 15 years playing experience
  • Over 15 years coaching experience
  • Finished playing career with an LTA 2.1 rating
  • headcoach@wiltontennisclub.co.uk
  • Highest UK men’s ranking of 37
  • Worked within a team travelling with one of Britain’s top junior


Piers Herfet-Jones
Assistant Head Coach

Qualifications

  • Level 4 – LTA Senior Performance Coach Award
  • Level 2 – Certificate in Fitness Instructing
  • LTA Accredited + Coach
  • Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis
  • Emergency First Aid at Work & DBS Check

Responsibilities

  • Assists in the management of the junior and adult programmes
  • Delivers group sessions on both the junior and adult programmes
  • Delivers sessions on the Holiday Camps
  • Delivers individual lessons to both juniors and adults
  • Represents the Wilton men’s first team
  • Committee member – Men’s Club Captain
  • Manages the club’s social media pages and newsletter

Tennis History

  • Top 10 in the UK throughout his junior career
  • 1 in Dorset as a junior and senior player
  • Hitting Partner – Wimbledon Championships 2016
  • National Open Team Tennis Champion 2015
  • Dorset Player of the Year in 2011
  • Trained at the IMG Bollettieri Tennis Academy 2003/04

CJ Bashiri
Programme Coach

Qualifications

  • Level 3 – LTA Coach
  • Level 2 – Community Sports Leadership Award
  • LTA Accredited Coach
  • Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • DBS Check

Responsibilities

  • Delivers group sessions on the junior programme
  • Delivers sessions on the Holiday Camps
  • Delivers individual lessons to both juniors and adults

Tennis History

  • Been a part time coach at Wilton since 2015
  • Been a member at Wilton since 2011
  • Represents the Wilton men’s second team
  • Represents Wilton in Team Tennis

Lesson Price £35ph

Georgi Gechev
Programme Coach

Qualifications

  • PTR Associate
  • LTA Accredited Coach
  • Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • DBS Check

Responsibilities

  • Delivers group sessions on both the junior and adult programmes
  • Delivers sessions on the Holiday Camps
  • Delivers individual lessons to both juniors and adults
  • Provides a racquet restringing service

Tennis History

  • Been coaching at Wilton for over 8 years
  • Integral part of the coaching team and a member favourite
  • Enjoys coaching players of all ages and abilities

Lesson Price £32ph

Steven Hart
Programme Coach

Qualifications

  • PTR Instructor
  • BTCA Gold Member
  • Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • DBS Check

Responsibilities

  • Delivers group sessions on the junior programme
  • Delivers sessions on the Holiday Camps
  • Delivers individual lessons to juniors

Tennis History

  • Over 2 years’ experience working in multi-sport coaching for coaching with disabilities
  • Been coaching part-time at Wilton for over 6 years

Lesson Price £32ph