Meet our Head Coach
SHIPLAKE TENNIS CLUB IS HONOURED TO WORK WITH SOME OF THE COUNTRY’S BEST TENNIS PLAYERS, INCLUDING TIM ROSE WHO OFFERS PERSONAL COACHING TO OUR MEMBERS.
Born in July 1970 Tim started playing tennis at the age of 7, coached by his father Wallace he played competitive junior tennis until the age of 14 when he decided to quit and concentrate on skiing. When his skiing career came to an unexpected end in 1989 Tim went back to playing, coached this time by Grand Slam Finalist (singles) and winner (doubles) Onny Parun. Tim continues to play completive tennis today; having played for the Royal County of Berkshire Health and Racquets Club he now plays in the men’s 1st team at Shiplake LTC.
Tim became a professional coach in 1997 and achieved his LTA level 3 coaching qualification in September of that year. Tim was mentored by well respected coach Nick Lee who still remains a close friend today. In February 2012 Tim resigned his position as a resident pro at the Royal Berkshire Club, a position he had held since 2001. Tim has been the Head coach at Shiplake TC for the past 25 years and has a large client base in and around the Henley area. Tim is a registered LTA coach and holds a first aid qualification.
Call Tim on: 07713 627630 or 01344 412595.
Email Tim at: timatprotennis[at]gmail.com