Tim Taylor


  • FFT Diploma
  • LTA Part 1 & PTCA coaching awards
  • USPTR Coach Pro 1
  • Personal fitness trainer & advisor
  • LTA level 3 coach
  • RPT level 3 coach
  • Coaching Experience

Coaching Experience

  • 1980 FFT Diploma at Rolond Garros, France
  • 1980 Coach to Fabrice Santoro – French No. 1
  • 1986 Assistant coach at Broxbourne, Herts
  • 1987 Head coach at Walthamstow Tennis Club, London
  • 1988 Nick Bollitleris Academy, Florida, Coach to Anna Kournikova
  • 2010 Training Partner to Thomas Berdych and Lucy Saforeva
  • 2011 Training Partner to Anna Ivanavic and Ernest Gulbiss
  • 1989 to present day Head Coach at Tenisur Racket Centre, Tenerife, Spain

Player Experience

  • 1980-86 Played satellite tour of France & Italy
  • 2009 Finalist Canary tour with wins over Bjorn Borg & Michael Stich
  • 7 times Canary Island champion and current seniors No 1.
  • 2010 Spanish National ranking 3rd, world ranked 8 (Senior)

Tim is currently ranked number one in both Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire.


Currently at Wheatley Tennis Club there are various coaching sessions running.

It is our aim to offer quality coaching with a competent coach at a reasonable price. We have 3 Coaching sessions one evening per week for Juniors, Intermediates and Adults.

Our group coaching session are held every Saturday afternoon starting at 1.00pm. Individual coaching can be arranged. Should you wish to book private tennis coaching sessions, please contact Tim to arrange an appointment. Full Coaching dates can be found on our Fixtures page. Sessions usually last for one hour but may vary to cater for the age ranges.

For 2016, anyone booking a block of eight lessons for £28.00 (redeemable at any time during the season) can claim an eight pound discount off their subscription. This applies to all categories of membership and we hope it will prove particularly attractive to our younger members. Individual sessions cost £3.50 and if you or anyone you know are interested, please contact myself (01302 742218), Bill Cullen (01427 880056) or Tim Taylor (07443615580).

Current group coaching session times are:

Juniors (up to 11yrs) 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Intermediates 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Adults 3.00pm - 4.00pm

This is a great chance to sharpen up your game before the season starts so if you wish to register, please contact Bill Cullen.

Please note that the price of coaching sessions to the private individuals may vary depending on numbers.

We aim to improve everyone's level of play, help is available, just ask.