Tennis Manager / Head Coach

Ben Tilling (LTA Level 4 Senior Coach) tennis manager and head coach, runs coaching sessions throughout the year for those who are new to tennis or feel that they would like to improve their standard. Whatever your level, you can expect a friendly welcome and an experienced look at your game.

  • LTA Level 4 Senior Coach Award in Development & Performance
  • LTA Accredited Plus
  • LTA Coach Mentor
  • DBS, Safeguarding, First Aid & Insured

Ben has been a professional coach for over 20 years and at Backwell Tennis Club for over 13 years. He has developed an outstanding community programme & coaching team at Backwell. where over 200 Juniors 100 Adults & a schools outreach programme with 8 local schools all play weekly.

He has worked with and coached many regional and county players at both Junior and Senior Level. Previous jobs include Head Club Coach at the University of Bath.

Ben also has an excellent coach mentoring scheme where over 50 level 1 coaches & 20 level 2 coaches have come through the junior coaching programme since 2008.

Ben is in charge of running the Coaching and Competition programme at BTC. Representing Avon County in both Junior and Senior County Cups, Ben himself has played to a high level. Ben also played in many National Tournaments both home and abroad.

Ben & his team are known for their coaching in all weather policy & coaching at Backwell Tennis Club has only been cancelled a handful of times over the 13 years Ben has been at the club.

Ben is available for lessons & coach mentoring for £35 hour on 07737725805