Meet the Team
For almost 30 years he
has enjoyed his career in tennis which has taken him to France, Italy,
Malaysia, Colombia and for the last decade the UAE.
After becoming the youngest County Development
and Coaching Officer in the UK at the tender age of 19, he developed a
number of clubs in his home county of Cheshire before starting to travel
In the UAE he was
Director of Tennis for one of the largest tennis academies in the world
which saw him become heavily involved with the Dubai Duty Free Tennis
Championships as on and off court supervisor along with a total of 9
years training and managing the stringing team!
He has worked with all
levels of players from beginner 3 year olds to current touring ATP
Professionals and is also equipment consultant to several pro players.
Paul is the UAE National Coach for the Special
Olympic Tennis Team and is considered the catalyst for raising awareness
for working with players of determination after establishing multiple
initiatives to encourage coaches and teenagers to work more within the
field of Special Needs Tennis Development.
A former County Champion Player, Paul is
possibly one of the most diversely experienced tennis professionals in
Click here for some
testimonials from some of Paul's clients.
Justin is a UKCC2
coach currently based at North Cheshire Tennis Club, Wallasey Manor
Tennis Club, Tarvin Tennis Club and Gresford and Marford Tennis Club
He has been a qualified coach now for over 12
focusing on providing voluntary coaching in his spare time, he has
delivered coaching at a variety of Clubs in England, Wales, Dubai and
Justin organised and
delivered free tennis coaching to underprivileged school children on the
small island of Koh Mak, Thailand, funding not only the travel but also
providing tennis equipment for the children.
Justin took a career
break in 2017 to coach professionally in the UAE for one of the largest
tennis academies in the world. During his time there he became a top
ten performer despite starting his practice from scratch.
Justin focuses on Club
level group and individual coaching, in particular beginners. He loves
bringing people into the game and more importantly keeping them in the
game. He also provides injury prevention and performance
enhancment through stringing consulatation and servicing..
Aidan is an LTA
UKCC4 Accredited Plus Coach. He is the founder of All Court
Tennis Academy operating out of Glan Aber Tennis Club, Westminster Park,
Chester. Aidan also currently works with 1st Advantage coaching
and consults for strung2tight providing supervisory support for our
Aidan currently provides group and individual
coaching, as well as cardio tennis sessions at: Glan Aber Tennis Club,
Chester and Tarporley Tennis Club, West Cheshire
Aidan also coached
in Thailand heading a two week charity tennis camp for underprivileged
children on the small island of Koh Mak.
Arriving in the UAE
immediately after receiving her degree in Marketting and Business
Management, Alicia, spoke almost no English whatsoever.
As with everything she does, Alicia immersed
herself into learning not only English but also added several other
languages to her
Fluent in Spanish and English with a strong
knowledge of Arabic, Portuguese and Italian, Alicia has spent the last
decade as VIP Guest Ambassador at the tallest building in the world,
Alicia initially took up photography and video
editing, like most of us, with her phone however she managed to find
herself sucked into the system as she directed and edited all podcasts
and media outlets for the boys!
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