Our team of highly experienced and qualified coaches:

  • Maria Tsekou
    Maria TsekouCoach: Wandsworth & Tooting Commons

    Maria has lots of coaching experience as well as playing internationally as a Junior. She brings her enjoyment and enthusiasm of the game to the court and is a great motivator. Maria’s experience as a player, competitor and coach enables her to teach with a player-centered approach catering to each individual’s goals and abilities.

    • Rob Baran
      Rob BaranCoach: All wandsworth locations

      Rob is a great motivator and is very passionate about improving players of all standards and ages by targeting 4 elements of the game: Technical, Tactical, Mental and Physical. Allowing players to goal set and achieve measurable results at their own pace. Rob is available for coaching most weekdays and weekends.

      • Charlie Forys
        Charlie ForysCoach: Wandsworth Common

        Charlie has over 15 years experience working with adults and juniors. Having competed in his teen years, Charlie gained insight into the latest techniques and coaching methods, which he uses with his students. Charlie loves tennis, he has a real passion for being on court and making a difference to players of all ages and standards.

        • Jamie Stagg
          Jamie StaggCOACH: ALL WANDSWORTH LOCATIONS

          Jamie is a passionate lacrosse and tennis coach who started coaching with All Star in 2015 after completing a degree in Sports Science. Having coached university teams and within schools Jamie believes players learn best when having fun and being challenged.

          • JAIME PATTISON
            JAIME PATTISONCOACH: WANDSWORTH COMMON & KING GEORGES PARK

            Jaime is a coach from Zimbabwe and played Nationally at the age of 16. Her love for coaching is clearly evident in her interactions and she aims to understand the goals, beliefs, values and purpose behind everyone participating. Jaime values a player led approach and she strives to be an influential part of building opportunities for people to achieve higher and more consistent levels of performance.

            • Jay Stephenson
              Jay StephensonCoach: All Wandsworth Locations

              Jay is an experienced sports coach who started off as a competitive professional. To this day he trains hard so he knows a thing or two about what it takes to get the most out of your body and mind! Jay is full of energy and will insure you enjoy yourself as you improve and develop your skills.

              • Courtney Young
                Courtney YoungCOACH: ALL WANDSWORTH LOCATIONS

                After playing competively during her teens, Courtney decided to pursue her love of netball whilst coaching tennis inbetween her studies. Courtney is passionate about kids and started working for All Star in June 2016. She has 8 years experience tennis coaching in New Zealand and brings a lot of energy and enthusiasm to the court.

                • Hugh John
                  Hugh JohnCoach: All Wandsworth locations
                  Hugh played competitively as a youngster and started coaching at the age of 15yrs.
                  He believes in pushing players to their maximum potential but believes in keeping it enjoyable at the same time.
                  Hugh “If you’re not tired at the end of a coaching session, I’ve failed.”
                  • Neus Calvo Marzal
                    Neus Calvo MarzalCOACH: ALL WANDSWORTH LOCATIONS

                    Neus Calvo is an RPT Level 2 coach and LTA qualified Level 3 coach. She has over 16 years of experience in tennis coaching, working in high standard facilities such as the Real Club de Polo Barcelona and Open Sanchez Vicario Academy in her native Spain. More recently she has worked at Totally Tennis and Virgin Active and now hopes to bring her passion for tennis to the Wandsworth Community.

                    • Lachlan Dalton
                      Lachlan DaltonCOACH: LEADERS GARDENS & WANDSWORTH COMMON

                      Lachlan played tennis at Junior ITF and Mens Futures level for over 10 years, and began coaching in 2008. He has coached players of all ages and standards from beginners to competitive tournament players. Lachlan believes in creating a fun learning environment, and inspiring people to take their tennis to the next level.

                      • Emma Wells
                        Emma WellsCoach: King Georges Park

                        Emma has 13 years of experience coaching all ages and abilities around the world. She will tailor your session to exactly what fits best from technical, tactical to physical, where she can work on improving fitness within Tennis as she also a qualified Personal Trainer. Her  energy and passion for Tennis will be infectious! Emma still plays herself and last year was No.2 in the touchtennis world rankings.

                        • Paola Garrido Rodriguez
                          Paola Garrido RodriguezCOACH: WANDSWORTH COMMON

                          Paola adapts her teaching style to each individual, she makes lessons fun but demanding and challenging. Her background includes coaching in the U.S. and Spain for all ages and levels. She was ranked #2 in juniors in Spain and played ITF and WTA tournaments. She also earned a full athletic scholarship at a Division I American University.

                          • Dani Guerra
                            Dani GuerraCOACH: ALL WANDSWORTH LOCATIONS

                            Dani is a young tennis player from the Canary Islands with experience training, playing and teaching at a very high level. Dani’s love for teaching tennis comes across in his friendly and dynamic approach. He considers tennis to not only be about technique and skill, but other values such as respect.

                            • Dave Evans
                              Dave EvansCOACH: ALL WANDSWORTH LOCATIONS
                              • Eliot Newton
                                Eliot NewtonCoach: Wandsworth & Tooting Common

                                Yoga & Pilates teachers:

                                • Mary  Paternoster
                                  Mary PaternosterPilates Instructor

                                  Mary comes from a gymnastic and professional dance background and has worked in the fitness industry for over 10 years. As well as dance and fitness, Mary has an infinite love for Pilates. She has become a committed and dedicated practitioner and teacher.

                                  • Alo Raptopoulos
                                    Alo RaptopoulosYoga Instructor

                                    Alo Raptopoulos is a certified UK Yoga Alliance Yoga Instructor, who has trained in Hatha, Iyengar and Ashtanga yoga for over 14 years. She likes to share her experience and knowledge to support others’ inspirational journey and personal development. Her flexible style can adapt to wide range of audiences and practitioners, from athletes and sports professionals to those who prefer a more restorative approach to yoga. She seeks to empower anyone who wishes to improve their emotional well-being, performance and physical health through yoga practice and its transformative impact on both body and mind.