Our Coaching Team

Paul Dent
 

Started out as an LTA Performance Coach and later a Sports Psychologist supporting athletes reach their goals at World Championships and Olympics. Paul represented GB in the 2019 European Beach Tennis Championships and has been working with BTUK for a number of years helping juniors and adults gain enjoyment playing Beach Tennis. He is a Level 4 LTA (Lawn Tennis Association) qualified  Senior Performance Tennis Coach and is available for small groups and individual lessons at mutually arranged times.

Sophie Cheesman
 

Sophie is a Level 3 LTA (Lawn Tennis Association) qualified Tennis Coach and has been involved with BTUK (Beach Tennis UK) since 2014 where she first assisted at the European Championships held in Brighton.  Sophie coaches  both adults and juniors and the main aim to each session is to be active, motivated and most of all have fun!  Having competed in a number of tournaments ranging from BTUK to ITF she  reached a ranking of 3rd in BTUK British Beach Tennis Rankings which is one of her proudest achievements! Beach Tennis is one of the most sociable, competitive and enjoyable sports so come down and get involved!