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Ben Stokes

LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach (Level 5 in progress)

Head coach and co-founder of the Primal Health Tennis Academy, Ben has over 15 years of experience playing, competing and coaching tennis. He has coached at clubs and universities all across the country working with players of all ages and abilities.

He has also trained as a CHEK Exercise Coach and Holistic Lifestyle Coach, which gives him expert knowledge in the field of physical training.

Ben is currently completing his LTA Level 5 Master Club Coach, this passion for his own personal development comes across through his coaching and enables all players; from complete beginners to nation standard players to greatly benefit form his sessions.

For a private lesson with Ben please contact us. The price is 30 per hour +VAT.

Josh Stokes

LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach

Co-founder of the Primal Health Tennis Academy, Josh has been coaching tennis for over 12 years. During this time he has taught at clubs across North London and has spent 6 months coaching in Melbourne, Australia.

He has also completed a Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree (2:1) from the University of Exeter, where he played in and captained one of the tennis teams. He has also found the time to become an ASA Level 2 swimming instructor.

Josh delivers fun and engaging lessons to everyone, from our youngest mini-tennis players through to our adult Advanced Training squad. His passion and enthusiasm to see his players play, compete and improve really do make him an excellent coach.

For a private lesson with Josh please contact us. The price is 30 per hour +VAT.

Matt Tsang

LTA Level 3 Club Coach

Matt has been playing tennis since the age of 8. He represented his local clubs playing junior and senior tennis.

Matt studied Sport and Exercise Science and recently graduated with a 2:1 from Leeds Metropolitan University. During his time at university he was chosen to captain one of the teams gaining promotion each year. He also became a coaching scholar and completed his LTAs coaching qualifications. His keen interests in tennis led him to research the tennis serve biomechanically, analysing different joints and movements as part of his degree.

He also spent 10 weeks in Greece coaching with Mark Warner Holidays where he managed group, junior and individual lessons.

Using his past experiences Matt delivers sessions energetically and enthusiastically ensuring that players of all ages and abilities take away valued coaching but at the same time have an enjoyable time.

For a private lesson with Matt please contact us. The price is 25 per hour +VAT.

Luke Barker

LTA Level 4 Senior Club Coach

Luke is our Head coach with 15 years playing and coaching experience and a sports marketing degree behind him. He is a confident and highly motivated coach who delivers diverse and enjoyable lessons.

Luke prides himself on getting to know each of his students and making sure they feel comfortable on the court. Luke has alot of high level tennis playing experiance having competed in Junior Tennis Europe events. He is also a keen diostance runner regularly competing in marathons.

For a private lesson with Luke please contact us. The price is 30 per hour +VAT.

Alex Maggs-Wellings

LTA Level 3 Coach

Alex is one of our lead coaches with a genuine passion and enthusiasm for tennis. With a background as a children's therapist he is great at building rapport with our junior players and making them fee comfortable on court.

Everyone who enjoys coaching with Alex says how honest and helpful he is with a strong desire to see them improve and develop their game.

For a private lesson with Will please contact us. The price is 25 per hour +VAT.

Kamal Waldron

LTA Level 3 Coach

Kamal is a part time tennis coach. Having won 21 singles trophies and being ranked in the UKs top 250 and competing at national events, he is certainly well placed to pursue a career in sports coaching. He says he enjoys coaching tennis because it is his favourite sport and he enjoys being a part of players improvement.

For a private lesson with Kamal please contact us. The price is 25 per hour +VAT.

Matt Trinder

LTA Level 3 Coach (In Progress)

Matt is a full time tennis professional and is working his way through the coach qualifications. He is an excellent coach who builds great relationships with everyone he coaches. He has particular success with our mini-tennis players who love his endless enthusiasm, patience and most of all his terrible jokes!

For a private lesson with Matt please contact us. The price is 20 per hour +VAT.

Chloe Harris

LTA Level 2 Coach

Finley Day

LTA Level 2 Coach

Finley is one of our most popular coaches, a fantastic communicator; able to motivate players of all ages to improve and enjoy the game he loves so passionately. Starting playing at 6, Louis competes for Mayfield Tennis Club in the Middlesex Leagues. He enjoys coaching because he loves seeing players improve both technically and tactically.

Harry Sabey

LTA Level 2 Coach

Harry is relatively new to the game of tennis, and uses this to relate to beginners of all standards. He is currently studying a Sports Science degree which will enable him to continue with a career in sport for many years to come. Harry is also the Primal Health Tennis Academy Racket Stringer -contact us for more information on getting your racket re-strung!

Andrew Ferreira

LTA Level 2 Coach

Andres has been coaching mini-tennis for the past 3 years enabling children to progress their tennis skills whilst having fun. He is also responsible for buiding our adult tennis player ranking system using his expert knowledge on excel and his maths degree! Andrew is a club level tennis player, training regularly and competing in tournaments.

Shawn Grant


Shawn has been our full time coaching administrator since October 2018 and is our first point of contact for all question, queries and feedback.



LTA Qualifications

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) Is the UK national governing body for tennis. They are responsible for all aspects of British Tennis including: grassroot clubs, coach education and the funding and training of the UKs performance players.

The LTAs coach education pathway is world renowned for being one of the most organized, detailed and progressive training programs of its kind.

We value the LTA coaching qualifications, not only for the quality of the coaches the pathway delivers but also for the level of professionalism and excellence associated with the LTA. All our lead coaches are insured, first aid trained and CRB or DBS (criminal record checks) checked.