Emma is the Head of Coach Education for PTR (Professional Tennis Registry) for the UK and she is the first female to hold this international director position. With almost 20 years of experience in the Sports and Leisure industry she has made a significant impact in both public and private sector as well as sports development.
She is the sole owner of Emma Wells Tennis which was launched in 2018, a successful Tennis Club in Wimbledon Park which has over 700 weekly players and operates 365 days a year. Earlier this year she expanded and opened a sister site in Roehampton (London) with a team of 6 full time coaches.As an experienced tutor and a trainer for the LTA and PTR and has worked closely with the LTA in developing the Tennis For Kids program from 2015-18 as well as managing the implementation of other LTA programs.
Emma is a public speaker and has delivered several international symposiums for PTR, she has delivered clinics for the USTA at the National Campus as well as speaking at other events including; Evolve 9, WTCA, Coach the Coaches, etc. She has worked with Women’s Health Magazine and was interviewed live on national TV on different occasions. Her most recent appearances were on ITV This Morning show with over 1 million viewers and BBC,which broadcasted the Cinch Championship Draw in Emma's newest venue earlier this year. Her efforts have earned her two consecutive Surrey Tennis awards and her international recognition has led her to be the personal tennis coach for an international royal family.
G’Day! Coach Henry originates from Sydney, Australia, but has British roots so we are lucky to have him and for him to share his love for tennis with you all!
Henry has coached up on the Northern Beaches in Sydney for Evolve Tennis Academy, one of the biggest companies in NSW, Australia and Henry has played to a very high level both domestically and internationally.
He is currently studying over in San Francisco and playing College Tennis. Henry will be back for both the Summer and Winter breaks and is able to teach both juniors and adults of all ages and abilities.
Josh, an LTA Level 3 Senior Tennis Professional, swiftly advanced to a lead coach role in his former club in Leeds and started his coaching journey assisting at 13 years old.
He transitioned from a county level junior player to a key contributor to the Northumbria University Tennis Team with a coaching approach that spans all levels and programs. Josh works effortlessly with players from all levels, from aspiring high performance aspiring professionals to beginners who are just gaining a love for the sport! He holds a commendable record of producing county and regional juniors, showcasing his talent for nurturing tennis enthusiasts at every stage of their development.
Role models are hugely important for juniors in our program and Zoe has come a long way since she came across to us almost 3 years ago.
Zoe is a fantastic example of a young woman that is maturing into a great young coach as a result of her strong ethic and maturity beyond her years she won the 'Surrey Young Person of the Year' for 2022.
Yuka is our office manager and you will probably be in contact with her at some point and endeavours to offer the best customer service for our tennis community.
Yuka is a huge support to both the front end and the back end of the business, is also a parent and plays tennis herself regularly.
Tommy played at a high standard representing Hertfordshire at junior county level and competing Nationally. He has over 10 years extensive coaching experience, working with players aged 2 to adults, from beginners up to players competing internationally.
Tommy is passionate about tennis, working with all abilities and ages, and getting the best out of everyone he works with. He likes to challenge and motivate players to help them achieve there potential, whilst creating a fun and enjoyable learning environment.
Tommy enjoys playing all sports, in particular golf which he plays to a high standard.
Aziz has worked with Virtus Tennis Coaching in Tunbridge Wells and with the National Governing Body in Kazakhstan where he and his team was awarded as the best team of coaches in 2019 and 2021 nationally.
His club also collaborated in an exchange of Stefanos Tsitipas and his team in Dubai. Aziz has worked with loads of beginners in Antalya, Turkey and has also worked in The Tennis Academy in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He has played several professional tournaments such as ITF Futures and Challenger events and for Hype Tennis League in Spain.
Aziz speaks 4 languages: Uzbek, English, Turkish and Russian.
Strategy Director Lucia
After a career in journalism, Lucia found herself gravitating towards roles where she could optimise projects and clients relationships. Lucia made the jump into Account Management/Project Management 10 years ago and has worked with various enterprise clients such as Disney, Unilever, NHS, Department of Education, Which?, Nestle, Primark, Pfizer, Roche, etc.
Lucia has held roles for the largest companies in each sector and she is now working to support the business strategy and growth of Emma Wells Tennis.
Lucia is committed to making tennis more accessible to members of the community and with her expertise she is helping expand its reach and provide more opportunities for people to experience the joys of tennis.