Head Coach Emily Wharton - LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach & LTA Coach Education Tutor
Emily is a Level 4 LTA Accredited+ coach and an LTA Coach Education Tutor. She is responsible for the coaching programmes at the club. Emily also delivers County training to some of Suffolk's girls county squads. Emily runs Cardio Tennis and Tennis Xpress sessions and is trained to deliver disability and wheelchair tennis. She is a member of the Wortham Tennis Club committee and advises on the development of the club's tennis programme and ensures its implementation. In February 2017, Emily was selected to become She Rallies Ambassador for Suffolk, an initiative championed by Judy Murray and the LTA to create more opportunities for women and girls in tennis. She is also a trained Tennis For Kids coach since 2016.
Emily plays to a high level and is an integral member of the Suffolk Ladies County team and Wortham Senior teams. Emily is available for 1:1 and group coaching.
Contact Emily on e-mail: email@example.com
Coach - Vacancy
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Ellie Budds - Level 1 Tennis Coaching Assistant
Ellie has come through the junior programme and took her first steps into coaching by becoming a She Rallies Activator. In summer 2019 Ellie completed the LTA Level 1 Tennis Coaching Assistant qualification and supports the delivery of the Mini red programme.
Tennis Leaders and She Rallies Activators
Ellie Budds (She Rallies Activator)
Julia Waters (She Rallies Activator)
Older junior members are encouraged to support the coaching team in the delivery of mini tennis sessions by volunteering, becoming a Tennis Leader or She Rallies Activator. These act as great first steps to get in to coaching. Please speak to Emily if you are interested.