Stuart is a Level 5 Tennis coach who has over 20 years of experience teaching pupils of all ages, standards and abilities. He is as happy coaching a beginner as a performance player.

  • Head coach at Alderley Edge Tennis Club since 2015
  • BABOLAT Ambassador
  • Former LTA Regional / County Talent ID Coach
  • Former Head of Performance and Assistant Head Pro at Northern LTC
  • Coach to many county champions and players competing at national and international level
  • Former Aegon Premier League National League Player, Cheshire O’35’s Player, NECL Premier League Winner



  • 2020 Cheshire County LTA “Coach of the Year” Finalist 
  • 2020/21 Corporate LiveWire Manchester and North West Prestige Awards “Tennis Coach of the Year”
  • LTA Level 5 Performance Coach Award
  • 2018 Cheshire LTA “Club of the Year” (Alderley Edge)
  • 2018 Cheshire LTA “Team of the Year” (Runner Up)
  • 2016 LTA North “Coach of the Year”
  • 2016 Cheshire LTA “Coach of the Year”
  • 2008 Tennis Lancashire “Coach of the Year”

Private Lessons

Stuart is available for private lessons and he also runs the coaching programme at Alderley Edge Tennis Club. He will help you to find the most suitable session for you.


First Aid trained

Safeguarding & Child Protection trained

Enhanced DBS checked

Child Barred List checked


Junior programmes:

  • Tiny tots (ages 3-5)
  • Mini tennis (ages 6 – 10)
  • Junior Tennis (ages 10 -18)
  • Cardio Tennis
  • Match-play

Adult programmes:

  • Beginners / improvers coaching
  • Ladies mornings
  • Cardio tennis (including a family session)
  • Team coaching