Meet the Team

Phillip Hammond
Phill Hammond is our Head Tennis Coach with 32 years of experience. He has coached players of all levels from beginners to national level, including juniors and adults who have represented their counties. Phill is known for his dedication and passion for coaching and his ability to help players achieve their full potential.
Mon-Fri individual lessons please contact on 07946591119

Antony Stevens
Antony has been with the club since he was 7 years old and was recently
appointed as our Coaching Manager. He is a qualified LTA Level 2 Tennis Coach and works with the club on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings.
Jamie Kelliher
Jamie began as a Junior at the club at the age of 9, and is now a qualified LTA Level 2 Tennis Coach. He leads Tots Tennis and assists with group coaching as well as offering private lessons on Sundays. Contact Jamie on 07551599826 if you are interested in Jamie helping you with your game!

Mike Matthews
Mike began his full time coaching career in 1973, qualifying at Pro Level in 1977. He was Avenue’s Head Pro during two spells at the club 1976-1995, and 2006-2018. His hard work during that time was instrumental in helping to build the club as we know it today. We are delighted to still have him as part of our coaching team at this stage of his career.