We are proud to have tennis professional HAMID HEJAZI as our Head Coach.
He brings a wealth of coaching and playing experience to the club, and many of our juniors and adults alike have benefited greatly
from his tips and training. For individual lessons, or more information on the coaching programmes at the club please take a look at Hamid's Over and In web site. Information regarding mini, junior and adults coaching is now located there.
Hamid started playing tennis at 13 and at 18 had a junior world ranking of 180.
As a junior player he represented Great Britain on 5 continents.
As a senior player he competed in $10,000 - $50,000 events around the world for 2 years. as well as playing in the German Tennis Bundesliga in the summer. He has represented the Hertfordshire Mens team for last 8 years and was part of the Herts Team that won Division one of the County Championship at Eastbourne in 2005.
As a LTA Licensed coach Hamid has been a performance coach at two of the most recognised performance centres in the uk. He has worked with many of Britain’s top junior, ranging from the no.1 under 10 boy, to no.1 under 18 girl. He was also coach to Holly Bagshaw who reached the top 400 on the WTA tour, and no.10 in Great Britain ladies, before she accepted a university scholarship in the United States. He also has extensive experience of coaching disability tennis from his time at the Gosling Centre in Welwyn Garden City.
He captained the England Mens and ladies team in the 4 home nations annual event, alongside Mark Cox who captain the junior teams.
With this CV, no wonder we're delighted to have Hamid as our Tennis Coach!
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