Our Coaches

Richard Johnson – Head Coach
Tel: 07572 433359

Richard is the Head Coach. He has been a member for over 25 years since he played for the club at a high level as a junior. He is LTA Level 4 and PTR qualified. Richard has great experience coaching all abilities aged 2-75, both in groups and individually, and has a great ability to motivate people to improve their tennis in a fun, yet competitive way.

Pete Harris
Tel: 07771 658594 / E-mail: pjharris79@me.com

Pete is an LTA Level 4 Performance and PTR qualified coach, with experience of coaching in the UK and America. He has over 20 years of coaching experience across all the ability ranges from beginners up to national ranked players. Pete delivers the performance coaching in the club but also works with players of all abilities to enhance their tennis skills and knowledge so that they can enjoy the game.

Daniel Harper

Tel: 01279 755788 / Mob: 07792 961511 / E-mail: danielrhysharper@aol.com

Hi, my name is Dan. I have been one of the assistant coaches at Bishop’s Stortford tennis club for 2 years (and a member for over 12 years) and currently compete in our men’s first team.  I am LTA Level 2 qualified, thus specialising in the teaching of juniors but have also coached all different age groups in both individual and group scenarios. I make sure every lesson is fun yet productive so you can get the most out of your tennis.

Alan Lattimore
Tel: 07914 990202 / E-mail: alan.lattimore2@gmail.com

Alan has been playing competitive tennis (singles and doubles) for over thirty years, competing around Europe and the UK. He is currently ranked number 2 in Hertfordshire for his age group and has represented Hertfordshire in competition. He has been a BSLTC member since 2007 and plays for the club first and second teams. Alan is adept at coaching all ages and abilities, in groups and individually, bringing to his sessions a broad knowledge gained from his competitive experience.

David Reed

Formerly British Ranked No.7 Junior and British Student Champion I have played tennis for 30 years representing South Wales and Hertfordshire at County Level and have represented Wales at International Level at all age groups. I currently represent Hertfordshire at over 35 and 45 ages and I am the over 45s Captain of Wales recently representing them in a Four Nations event in Bolton. I am an Level 2 LTA Qualified coach but with my playing experience could help people of all ages. Currently I work on a part time basis with availability on weekends and some evenings.