Tennis Coaching for All Abilities
Our professional tennis coaching programs cater to children between the ages of 3 and 18, and also to adults. For more information on our coaching and other programs, please click on the relevant menu option under the “Coaching” Tab above.
Complete the enrolment form and one of our team will contact you to answer your enquiry or organise your enrolment.
Profiles for our coaching staff can be viewed below:
Director of Tennis
Derek has been a full time Professional Tennis Coach since 1991, when he took over the coaching business at Eleebana Tennis Centre. He has been an accredited Tennis Australia Coach since 1996, as well as a Level 2 Advanced Coach member of the Australian Tennis Professional Coaches Association (ATPCA) since 2012. He was also a member of the United States Professional Tennis Registry from 2005-2012 & the United States Racquet Stringers Association from 1998-2011. His love of tennis started in 1981 as a 7 year old when he took up tennis & has continued ever since. He has played junior and senior competitions throughout Newcastle & Lake Macquarie; represented his high school at regional level for 4 years & state level for 1 year (as a #1 player on the team each year); has been playing prizemoney/open tournaments throughout New South Wales since 1990 & has been a regular member of the highest division in the Newcastle/Lake Macquarie region since 1992. He has been the Xpoint Co-ordinator for the Lake Macquarie region since it started in 2004 & was the XReps Interdistrict Regional Co-ordinator in 2006.